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Digital Material: Tracing New Media in Everyday Life and Technology
van den Boomen, Lammes, Lehman, Raessens & Schafer (eds.), Marianne / Sybille / Ann-Sophie / Joost / Mirko
ISBN: 9789089640680
Amsterdam University Press,  2009. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Communications & Media; Modern; Computers & Internet. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9789089640680. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24185. As New
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24185  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Production Studies: Cultural Studies of Media Industries
Mayer, Banks & Caldwell (eds.), Vicki / Miranda J. / John Thornton
Routledge,  2009. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Communications & Media; Film, Radio & Television. ISBN: 0415997968. ISBN/EAN: 9780415997966. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24177. As New
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 24177  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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You’ve Been Had! How the Media and Environmentalists Turned America into a Nation of Hypochondriacs
Benarde, Melvin A.
ISBN: 9780813530505
Rutgers University Press,  2002. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; United States; Communications & Media. ISBN: 0813530504. ISBN/EAN: 9780813530505. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23881. As New
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 23881  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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News Around the World: Content, Practitioners and the Public
Shoemaker & Cohen, Pamela J. / Akiba A.
ISBN: 9780415975063
Routledge,  2006. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Communications & Media. ISBN: 0415975069. ISBN/EAN: 9780415975063. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23702. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23702  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Remember Smith’s Weekly?: A Biography of An Uninhibited National Australian lian
Blaikie, George
Rigby,  1967. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Australia; Australian History; Communications & Media. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20452. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 20452  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Contemporary Newspaper Design: Shaping the News in the Digital Age Typography & Image on Modern Newsprint
Berry, John D. (edited by)
ISBN: 0972424032
Mark Batty Publisher West New York, New Jersey, U.S.A. 2004 First/First Printing
 Hard Cover   Nr. Fine/Nr. Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 019239  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Information and Communication Technologies In Action: Linking Theory and Narratives of Practice
Browning, Saetre, Stephens & Sornes, Larry D. / Alf Steinar / Keri K. / Jan -Oddvar
ISBN: 9780415965477
Routledge,  2008. Revised Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Business, Finance & Marketing; Communications & Media. ISBN: 0415965470. ISBN/EAN: 9780415965477. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23483. As New
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 23483  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Beyond the Box: Television and the Internet
Ross, Sharon Marie
ISBN: 9781405161244
Blackwell,  2008. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Film, Radio & Television; Communications & Media. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781405161244. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24197. As New
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24197  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Global Logic: The Challenge Of Globalisation for Southeast Asian Business
Reynolds, Christopher
ISBN: 9780130093189
Prentice Hall,  2002. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. Author's inscription reads "To my friend Doc on the publication of this book - copy 3. July 25, 02. Chris." Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Economics; Communications & Media. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0130093181. ISBN/EAN: 9780130093189. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23262. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 23262  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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News Sense
Bob Jervis,
ISBN: 095925725X
Advertiser Newspapers, Adelaide, 1985. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: 22cm x 16cm. 301 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Minor wear to board edges. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, minor signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Shipped Weight: .64 kilos. ISBN: 095925725X. ISBN/EAN: 9780959257250. Very Good Condition
Price: 140.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0009381  Bookseller: Logical Unsanity Books & Miscellaneous Phantasmagoria
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The Media and the Massacre - Port Arthur 1996-2016
Voumard, Sonya,
ISBN: 099439571X
Transit Lounge, Melbourne, 2016. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Australian History; ISBN: 099439571X. ISBN/EAN: 9780994395719. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30422. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30422  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Dial M for Murdoch: News Corporation and the Corruption of Britain
Watson, Tom; Hickman, Martin,
Allen Lane, London, 2012. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN/EAN: 9781846146046. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21973. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21973  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Whispering Gallery
Myers, Hal,
ISBN: 0864179855
Kangaroo Press, Australia, . 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0864179855. ISBN/EAN: 9780864179852. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14242. Very Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14242  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Then and Now ABC Correspondents Abroad
Furlonger, Brian,
ISBN: 0642972702
ABC Books, Sydney, 1981. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0642972702. ISBN/EAN: 9780642972705. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30534. Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30534  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Communicating in the 21st Century
Eunson, Baden,
ISBN: 0470803495
John Wiley & Sons, Australia, 2005. 
 Softcover Softcover. /. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Previous owner's name in ink, crossed out.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0470803495. ISBN/EAN: 9780470803493. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27918. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27918  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Electronic Whorehouse
Sheehan, Paul,
ISBN: 1405035781
Pan Macmillan, Australia, 2003. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 1405035781. ISBN/EAN: 9781405035781. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 33552. Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33552  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Rebel Journalism: The Writings of Wilfred Burchett
George Burchett, Nick Shimmin,
ISBN: 0521718260
Cambridge University Press, Melbourne, 2007. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0521718260. ISBN/EAN: 9780521718264. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 31531. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31531  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Walkley Awards: Australia’s Best Journalists in Action
Hurst, John,
ISBN: 0958800413
John Kerr, Melbourne, 1988. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0958800413. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 32861. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32861  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Running Toward Danger: Stories Behind the Breaking News of 9/11
Newseum; Cathy Trost; Alicia Shepard,
ISBN: 0742523160
Rowman & Littlefield , USA, 2002. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Ex Library, usual stickers and stamps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0742523160. ISBN/EAN: 9780742523166. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29965. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29965  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Fairfax Experience: What the Management Texts Didn’t Teach Me
Hilmer, Fred; Drury, Barbara,
ISBN: 0731405625
John Wiley & Sons, Milton, Qld, 2007. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0731405625. ISBN/EAN: 9780731405626. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15345. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15345  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Erotic Engine: How Pornography has Powered Mass Communication, from Gutenberg to Google
Barss, Patchen,
ISBN: 9780702238666
Univ. of Qld Press, Australia, 2010. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Computers & Internet. ISBN/EAN: 9780702238666. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12441. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12441  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Image and Representation: Key Concepts in Media Studies
Lacey, Nick,
ISBN: 0333644360
Palgrave, Great Britain, 1998. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0333644360. ISBN/EAN: 9780333644362. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20531. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20531  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Media Ethics: Issues and Cases - Fifth Edition
Patterson, Philip; Wilkins, Lee,
ISBN: 007288259x
McGraw-Hill , USA, 2005. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 007288259x. ISBN/EAN: 9780072882599. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20530. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20530  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Edward Smith Hall and the Sydney Monitor 1826-1840 A Manifesto for New South Wales
Erin Ihde,
ISBN: 1740970519
Australian Scholarly Publishing, Melbourne, 2004. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Australian History; ISBN: 1740970519. ISBN/EAN: 9781740970518. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 40341. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40341  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Serving the Country Press : Country Press Association of New South Wales 1900-2000
E. Lloyd Sommerland,
ISBN: 0957801823
Country Press Association of New South Wales , Sydney, 2000. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. Size: 8"-9" Tall. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Australian History; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0957801823. ISBN/EAN: 9780957801820. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 34609. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34609  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Age and Guile Beat Youth, Innocence, and a Bad Haircut: 25 Years of P.J. O’Rourke
O’Rourke, P. J.,
ISBN: 0871136090
Atlantic Monthly Press, New York, 1995. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Humour. ISBN: 0871136090. ISBN/EAN: 9780871136091. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18594. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18594  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Spice Merchant’s Daughter: Recipes and Simple Spice Blends for the American Kitchen
Christina Arokiasamy,
ISBN: 0307396282
Clarkson Potter, New York, 2008. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0307396282. ISBN/EAN: 9780307396280. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36622. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36622  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Not Always on Horseback: An Australian Correspondent at War and Peace in Asia 1961-1993
Denis Warner,
ISBN: 1864484675
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1997. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Politics & Government. ISBN: 1864484675. ISBN/EAN: 9781864484670. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 34906. Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34906  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Cover-Up: The Inside Story of the Balibo Five
Jolliffe, Jill,
ISBN: 0908011687
Scribe, Melbourne, 2001. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0908011687. ISBN/EAN: 9780908011681. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28808. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28808  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Bold Type - A History of Victoria’s Country Newpapers 1840 - 2010
Rod Kirkpatrick,
ISBN: 0977556220
Victorian Country Press Association, Australia, 2010. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Australian History; ISBN: 0977556220. ISBN/EAN: 9780977556229. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 40019. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40019  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Brave, Mad & Memorable: Journalist on Assignment
Harley, Rob,
ISBN: 1869504445
HarperCollins, New Zealand, 2004. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 1869504445. ISBN/EAN: 9781869504441. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23088. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23088  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Man Bites Murdoch: Four Decades in Print, Six Days in Court
Guthrie, Bruce,
Melbourne University Press, Australia, 2010. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN/EAN: 9780522858167. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23200. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23200  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Press in Colonial Queensland: A Social and Political History 1845-1875
Cryle, Denis,
ISBN: 0702221813
Univ. of Qld Press, Brisbane, 1989. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Australian History; ISBN: 0702221813. ISBN/EAN: 9780702221811. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 32141. Very Good
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32141  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Breaking News: Sex, Lies & The Murdoch Succession
Barry, Paul,
ISBN: 1741759781
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2013. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 1741759781. ISBN/EAN: 9781741759785. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 39194. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39194  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Virtual Murdoch: Reality Wars on the Information Highway
Chenoweth, Neil,
ISBN: 0436233894
Secker & Warburg, London, 2001. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Minor wear to jacket edges. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0436233894. ISBN/EAN: 9780436233890. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21698. Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21698  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Deadline - Simon Bouda - Australia’s Top Crime Reporter
Simon Bouda,
ISBN: 1742578586
New Holland, Australia, 2016. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 1742578586. ISBN/EAN: 9781742578583. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 39088. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39088  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Murdoch Archipelago
Page, Bruce with Potter, Elaine,
ISBN: 0743239369
Simon & Schuster, London, 2003. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0743239369. ISBN/EAN: 9780743239363. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11632. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11632  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Voice Of The Thunderer: Journalism Of H. G. Kippax
Heseltine, Harry,
ISBN: 1740762134
Pandanus Books, Canberra, . 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Ex Library, usual stickers and stamps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 1740762134. ISBN/EAN: 9781740762137. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14982. Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14982  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Blown To Blazes & Other Works of J. B. Blair
David Blair ,
ISBN: 0980399718
Self published, Sydney, 2007. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Inscribed by Author. Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Short Stories; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0980399718. ISBN/EAN: 9780980399714. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 40863. Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 40863  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Sydney Herald: A facsimile reproduction of the first thirty-eight issues from April 18, 1831 to January 2, 1832.
Various,
ISBN: 0909558035
The Sydney Herald, Australia, . Facsimile Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Facsimile Edition. Foxing on jacket. Size: Over 12" Tall. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Australian History; ISBN: 0909558035. ISBN/EAN: 9780909558031. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18869. Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18869  Bookseller: Berry Books
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General Sharon’s War Against Time Magazine: His Trial and Vindication.
Aharoni, Dov.
ISBN: 0933503008
Steimatzky & Shapolsky New York 1985 
  Paperback, good plus condition, black & white text-photos centre spread, edgewear. 336 pp. The story of how the Israeli general and cabinet minister sued Time magazine for libel and won the court case. Featuring original courtroom sketches and photographs. The disputed Time article was about Sharon's alleged role in the brutal murder by Lebanese militia of Palestinians in two refugee camps. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12783  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Watch This Space: The Future of Australian Journalism.
Deitz, Milissa.
ISBN: 9780521144285
Cambridge University Press (CUP) / Monash University National Centre for Australian Studies Melbourne 2010 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition. 145 pp. With traditional print media sinking under shrinking readerships, redundancies and declining advertising revenue, the imminent death of 'quality' journalism is being prophesied. Lecturer at University of Western Sydney argues that the internet is in fact reinvigorating news and journalism, being more democratic through participation, more readily responsive to rapidly changing events. A mediascape composed of dedicated online journals, blogs, social networking and mobile phones is returning journalism to its radical and democratic roots. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16133  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Top Price: The Australian’s Matt Price on Sport, Politics, Music and Life.
Price, Matt; Leak, Bill (illustrator).
ISBN: 9780732288877
HarperCollins Sydney 2008 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white illustrations, minor edgewear, creases rear cover. 329 pp. A collection of some of his liveliest columns filed over the last decade, in which he tackles issues big and small with his own special way of doing things - which made him one of Australia's top journalists (until his tragic death). 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24845  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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American Notebook: A Personal and Political Journey.
Gawenda, Michael.
ISBN: 9780522852530
Melbourne University Press (MUP) Melbourne 2007 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, faint foxing edges. 230 pp. The author is former editor of the Age newspaper, who in 2005 was posted to the United States as the Washington correspondent of the Sydney Morning Herald and the Age newspapers, as George W. Bush was beginning his second term as president. A fascinating insight into American society and politics - and of the role of journalism and the nature of public debate about war, politics and current events. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26591  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Bohemians of the Bulletin.
Lindsay, Norman.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1966 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), full-page black & white drawings, endpapers lightly toned & foxed, bottom corner front cover little worn, beige background jacket little marked (minor edgewear, few light impressions front cover, spine little faded). 160 pp. The Irish-Australian artist & writer describes his meetings with famous writers for the Bulletin, including Henry Lawson, Banjo Paterson and Steele Rudd. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Master Printers of Sydney: The Story of The Printing and Allied Trades Employers Association of New South Wales, 1887 - 1971.
Hunt, Harold.
ISBN: 0909801037
Printing and Allied Trades Employers' Association of New South Wales (PATEA) Sydney 1976 
  Hardback small quarto, dark red boards, no jacket, gilt title cover & spine, illustrated endpapers, very good condition, black & white text-photos, cover corner lightly bumped, non-author written dedication. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 205 pp. This is the story of the employers' organisation which, in 1887 was called "The New South Wales Master Printers' Association", but later renamed. About the development of attitudes from the intense competitiveness of small owners in the last century to the modern realisation that a great national industry needs cooperation guided by fair arbitration. The main purpose is to show the influence of the Association and how it has helped significantly in the general development of the printing industry. The book would be of interest to anyone who had been involved in the industry, and would be valuable to historians and students. The photos are revealing. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29202  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Rules of Engagement: Foxtel, Football, News and Wine: The Secrets of a Business Builder and Cultural Maestro.
Williams, Kim.
ISBN: 9780522866933
Miegunyah / Melbourne University Press (MUP) Melbourne 2014 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), front & rear inner hinge marginally split (pages firm, as common), minor edgewear. 324 pp. From Foxtel to News Corp, film to football, opera to business - Kim Williams was a builder of Australian businesses and media empires. He worked with the best in their fields, such as Rupert Murdoch, Kerry Packer, Kevin Sheedy, Gail Kelly and Don Burrows. A candid and very personal account of the exercise of power in the nation's leading boardrooms, political parties and media organisations. Shows how much one person can achieve if they have insatiable curiosity, limitless interests and impressive discipline. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Killing Fairfax: Packer, Murdoch and the Ultimate Revenge.
Williams, Pamela.
ISBN: 9780732297664
HarperCollins Sydney 2013 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), colour photos centre spread, minimal edgewear. 352 pp. An incisive, hard-hitting and compelling exposure of media, powerful mates and multimillion-dollar deals. The inside story of the decline of hallowed media company Fairfax, publisher of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Australian Financial Review. Covers 15 years of lost opportunity and mismanagement,, ending in a catastrophic loss of the classified advertising market to the internet. The savage twist is that the new companies dominating the online advertising came under the direct influence of two traditional media tycoons, James Packer and Lachlan Murdoch. With exclusive and unprecedented access to Murdoch, Packer, business leaders and powerbrokers. (1 of 2 available copies.). 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Rain on Tin Roofs: Australian Broadcast Talks and Essays.
Tory, Alan; Haxton, Elaine (illustrator).
George H. Dash Sydney 1943 
  Paperback small, dustjacket (fixed along spine), good condition (in good dustjacket), spinewear (tear repaired & piece removed base spine), some edgewear, bookshop rubber stamp. 127 pp. The author is minister of St Stephen's Presbyterian Church, Sydney. These essays were published in the the Sydney Morning Herald, and/or as talks broadcast over over ABC radio. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Bulletin Story Book: A Selection of Stories and Literary Sketches from The Bulletin 1881 - 1901 [The Old Bulletin Reader: The Best stories from The Bulletin, 1881 - 1901].
Bulletin.
ISBN: 0701803177
Lansdowne Sydney 1973 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), light foxing edges, edges & pages lightly toned, minor edgewear jacket (small closed edge tears, faint foxing reverse side, spine little faded, tiny scuffs front cover). 208 pp. Originally selected and published by "The Bulletin" magazine in 1901. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Good Girl Stripped Bare.
Spicer, Tracy.
ISBN: 9780733335631
HarperCollins Sydney 2017 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, few black & white text-photos, colour photos, spine little creased, minor edgewear. 340 pp. Tracy Spicer states that she was always a good girl until she was sacked by email after having a baby, and she took legal action against the TV network for pregnancy discrimination. Part memoir, part manifesto for change in attitudes towards women. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Breaking News: The Golden Age of Graham Perkin.
Hills, Ben.
ISBN: 9781921640377
Scribe Publications Melbourne 2010 
  Hardback thick octavo, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white photos, minimal edgewear. Heavy (1.0 Kg), and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 536 pp. An insightful and vigorous biography by the veteran investigative journalist and Walkley Award winner Ben Hills - who worked under Graham Perkin's editorship at The Age newspaper in Melbourne for six years. He chronicles the life and times of Australia's most influential newspaper editor, and the history of the newspaper to which he devoted his tremendous talents. 
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Growing Up Fast and Furious: Reviewing the Impacts of Violent and Sexualised Media on Children.
Warburton, Wayne (editor); Braunstein, Danya (editor).
ISBN: 9781862878235
Federation Press Sydney 2012 
  Paperback small octavo, as new condition. 249 pp. The editors are often approached by parents and professionals who work with children, and who have heard conflicting reports about the effects of violent or sexualised media on children. Usually, they simply want to know what the scientific research has found. This book summarises the research findings in plain language. World leading scholars in disciplines such as psychology, psychiatry, neuropsychology, law and ethics discuss what we currently know about the effects of television, movies, video games, music and advertising, as well as the ethical, legal and policy implications. This book is anchored in up-to-date scientific evidence, offers plenty of helpful, practical advice, and will assist everyone with an interest in the effects of media on children to be well informed. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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A Crazy Occupation: Eyewitness to the Intifada.
Tarabay, Jamie.
Allen & Unwin Sydney, Crows Nest 2005 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear, top corner creased one page. 219 pp. A story of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as seen through the sometimes fiery, sometimes sad eyes of the people a young Australian journalist encountered. It is also the deeply moving personal memoir of his political awakening, set amidst the carnage of the Second Intifada. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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Media Mania: Why Our Fear of Modern Media is Misplaced.
Mackay, Hugh.
ISBN: 0868407097
University of New South Wales Press (UNSW Press) Sydney 2002 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, rear cover lightly marked, minor edgewear. 85 pp. The social commentator examines the influence, benign or otherwise, of the media on Australian society. SALE PRICE. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Flicks: A History of the Cinemas from Parramatta to the Nepean, N.S.W.
Cork, Kevin J.
ISBN: 0959275304
Australian Theatre Historical Society (ATHS) Sydney, Seven Hills 1982 
  Paperback large quarto, stapled (covered by cloth spine), very good condition, black & white text-photos & posters, base spine repaired, pages lightly toned as common, minor edgewear, errata sheet tipped in inside rear cover. 93 pp. The first book to document all the cinema buildings in this part of the western suburbs of Sydney (Australia). 
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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Hollywood and Anti-Semitism: A Cultural History up to World War II.
Carr, Steven Alan.
Cambridge University Press (CUP) Cambridge 2001 
  Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minimal edgewear. 342 pp. Examines how the public perceived American Jews in the entertainment industry from the turn of the century to the outbreak of World War ll (WW2). 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Panic Broadcast (The Whole Story of the Night the Martians Landed: Orson Welles’ Legendary Radio Show "Invasion from Mars").
Koch, Howard; Clarke, Arthur C. (introduction).
ISBN: 0380005018
Avon Books New York 1970 
  Paperback small, good condition, black & white text-photos & cartoons, edges red-tinted, pages toned as usual (notably inside covers), spine little faded, minimal foxing, edgewear. 163 pp. On the night of October 30, 1938, Orson Welles and his fellow actors broadcast a radio dramatization of H. G. Wells' novel "War of the Worlds". This created a nationwide mass panic. (The complete script, by the man who compiled the broadcast, with many photographs, cartoons and newspaper articles of the astounding aftermath! Plus an introductory Interview with Arthur C. Clarke.). 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Insights and Reflections.
Adams, Phillip.
ISBN: 9781925642025
Wilkinson Publishing Melbourne 2017 
  Paperback, very good condition, minor edgewear. 333 pp. A collection of the author's favourite insights and reflections taken from his frequent media columns and speeches. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Service Newspapers of the Second World War: An Illustrated History.
Anglo, Michael.
ISBN: 0904041867
Jupiter Books London 1977 
  Hardback large quarto, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), full-page colour drawings, black & white cartoons & sketches, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. Heavy, and extra postage may be requested to destinations outside Australia. 139 pp. This illustrated book describes the fascinating variety of newspapers that provided information and encouragement to British, Commonwealth and American servicemen and women during WW2. 
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
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Al-Jazeera: How the Free Arab News Network Scooped the World and Changed the Middle East.
El-Nawawy, Mohammed; Iskandar, Adel.
ISBN: 0813340179
Westview Press / Perseus Books Cambridge, MA 2002 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minimal edgewear. 228 pp. Al-Jazeera, the independent, all-Arab television new network, based in Qatar, emerged as ambassador to the Arab world in the events following September 11, 2001. Arabic for "The Island", Al-Jazeera has scooped the western media conglomerates many times. With its exclusive access to Osama Bin Laden and members of the Taliban, its reputation was quickly enhanced via its exposure on CNN. Discusses the implications for a long-overdue free press in the Middle East. SALE PRICE. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Rupert’s Adventures in China: How Murdoch Lost a Fortune and Found a Wife [Rupert Murdoch].
Dover, Bruce.
ISBN: 9780670071050
Penguin Books Melbourne 2008 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. 302 pp. A humorous story of doing deals at the highest level of business and politics in China. An intimate portrait of the impulsive billionaire Rupert Murdoch in his prime. The author fatefully introduced his boss to his future wife Wendi Deng. (1 of 2 available copies.). 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Rupert Murdoch: An Investigation of Political Power.
McKnight, David; Manne, Robert (foreword).
Allen & Unwin Sydney 2012 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, pages lightly toned as common, minor edgewear, sticker front free flyleaf. 285 pp. When Rupert Murdoch called, Prime Ministers and Presidents picked up the phone. Professor of journalis, David McKnight, exposes Murdoch's unflinching use of his media empire to further his political agenda over decades. This is particularly the story behind the British hacking scandal that rocked the world and shook the Murdoch empire. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Archibald Paradox: A Strange Case of Authorship.
Lawson, Sylvia.
ISBN: 0140098488
Penguin Books Melbourne 1987 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white photos centre spread, minor edgewear. 292 pp. About a different kind of journalism. The story of young J. F. Archibald's adventurous progress towards his editorship of the Bulletin newsmagazine - the great print circus of 1880 - 1903 in Sydney. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Battling for News: The Rise of the Women Reporter.
Sebba, Anne.
ISBN: 0340632615
John Curtis / Sceptre / Hodder & Stoughton London 1994 
  Paperback, very good condition, pages lightly toned, remainder stripe. 301 pp. A history of women in journalism, by a reporter who has worked for Reuters International News Agency. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17389  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Worth Fighting For: Insights and Reflections.
Bolt, Andrew.
ISBN: 9781925265774
Wilkinson Publishing Melbourne 2016 
  Paperback trade, very good plus condition. 255 pp. A selection of essays by the Melbourne conservative columnist, originally published in the Herald Sun, Daily Telegraph and Courier Mail newspapers. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17315  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Fairfax: The Rise and Fall.
Ryan, Colleen.
ISBN: 9780522862454
Miegunyah / Melbourne University Press (MUP) Melbourne 2013 
  Paperback octavo, as new condition. 304 pp. The Sydney Morning Herald journalist provides the definitive account of the fate of Fairfax. It is the story of greedy media moguls, angry and ambitious politicians, foolhardy heirs and heiresses, zealous journalists, muddling management and the rise of digital media (which Fairfax completely missed). The once-mighty Fairfax has been a victim of them all. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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My Way, or the Highway.
Zemanek, Marcella; Zemanek, Stan.
ISBN: 9781741106084
New Holland Sydney 2007 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good plus condition (in very good plus dustjacket), black & white & colour photos, minimal edgewear. 312 pp. Written in the last few month's of his life with characteristic guts and fearlessness, this is pure Zemanek - but now he's ballsy and irreverent in the face of death. Written with his beloved wife, this reveals Stan's courageous and public fight against brain cancer as he continued his 14-year career as "shock jock" broadcaster on Radio 2UE. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Australia’s Lost Films: The Loss and Rescue of Australia’s Silent Cinema.
Edmondson, Ray; Pike, Andrew.
ISBN: 0642992517
National Library of Australia (NLA) Canberra 1982 
  Paperback square, very good condition, black & white photos, minor edgewear. 96 pp. This book has been published by the National Library of Australia to coincide with The Last Film Search, a project sponsored by Kodak (Australia) Pty Ltd and the Utah Foundation to find as many old films as possible to store them into the care of the National Film Archive. The many photos, and a complete checklist of silent feature films 1896 - 1930, ensure that this book stands as an important record of a necessarily little known part of Australia's cinematic past. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Golden Age of the Argonauts [A Celebration of Australia’s Best-Loved Radio Program for Children].
Johnson, Rob; Humphries, Barry (foreword).
ISBN: 0733605281
Hodder & Stoughton Sydney 1997 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, top corner front cover creased, minor edgewear. 270 pp. A celebration of the ABC radio popular Argonauts program for 7 to 17 year olds, which aired between 5.30 - 6.30 every afternoon from about 1936 to 1972. Featured stories, songs, jokes, information and fun. Listeners were assigned names from Ancient Greek mythology. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3147  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Banana: Premiere Edition, July 1991.
Tucker, Barry (editor).
Writer's News Sydney 1991 
  Paperback quarto, stapled magazine format, very good condition, full-page colour drawings, adverts, pages lightly toned. 48 pp. First (and possibly only) issue of an Australian literary magazine, from the publisher of "Writer's News". SALE PRICE. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Mission Al Jazeera: Build a Bridge, Seek the Truth, Change the World.
Rushing, Josh; Elder, Sean (with).
Palgrave Macmillan New York 2007 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white photos, pages faintly toned, minor edgewear jacket. 233 pp. The former U.S marine, turned Al Jazeera reporter, describes his personal journey, and sheds new light on the war of perceptions between the West and the Arab world. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24783  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Older and Wiser: Essays 2002 - 2009.
Devine, Frank.
ISBN: 9780980677805
Quadrant Books Sydney, Balmain 2009 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pages lightly toned as common, minor edgewear. 314 pp. The Sydney journalist writes about growing old - an aspect of human experience only thinly covered in literature. The author when he reached 70 decided to write about it: being home alone when his wife is hospitalised, on being a grandparent, long-term marriage, his cancer treatment, and the proper attitude and attire for a man of his age. He also looks at his long career in newspapers, and discusses good writers and famous men. (1 of 2 available copies.). 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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That Damned Democrat: John Norton, an Australian Populist, 1858 - 1916.
Cannon, Michael.
ISBN: 0522842151
Melbourne University Press (MUP) Melbourne 1981 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings & plates, pages faintly toned, light foxing top edge, tiny scuff rear cover jacket (minor edgewear). 178 pp. The story of John Norton, who was a gifted but erratic Sydney newspaper publisher and politicion. This is a compelling story of an extraordinary character who used radical journalism and politics to reach personal goals, doing a lot of good and some harm along the way. The author has separated fact from the fantasies which Norton enjoyed weaving around his origins, motives and activities. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29452  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Media We Deserve: Underachievement in the Fourth Estate.
Salter, David.
ISBN: 9780522854206
Melbourne University Press (MUP) Melbourne 2007 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear, cover photo differs from stock photo. 304 pp. This book is a collection of critical essays by Salter on different aspects of the local media landscape. About the major players of the Australian media, their roles and influence on Australian lives, and the issues of journalistic practice that shape their content. Australia is fortunate to have media that are generally competent and occasionally very good indeed. But the print and broadcast material that we consume every day can also be perverse, shallow, illogical, infuriatingly opportunistic, crassly commercial, insufferably pretentious and rarely witty. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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A Matter of Principle: New Meetings with the Good, the Great and the Formidable.
Wendt, Jana.
ISBN: 9780522854145
Melbourne University Press (MUP) Melbourne 2007 
  Paperback octavo, card covers (with flaps), very good condition, black & white photos, spine little creased, few small creases front cover, minor edgewear. 244 pp. The author, one of Australia's most experienced interviewers, connects with an eclectic mix of talented people from the Australian world of politics, entertainment, society, art, cinema, sport and architecture. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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The Electronic Whorehouse.
Sheehan, Paul.
ISBN: 1405035781
Pan Macmillan Sydney 2003 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, minor edgewear. 294 pp. Trenchant criticism of Australian media by controversial senior journalist, Sydney Morning Herald, and author of the bestselling "Among the Barbarians". This time it's the media he has set his sights on. Lies, fabrications and misinformation have become the standard fare, in particular when offering critiques of conservative journalists. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4180  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Blind Conscience.
O’Neill, Margot.
ISBN: 9780868408538
University of New South Wales Press (UNSW Press) Sydney, Kensington 2008 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, corner tips creased front cover, minor edgewear, barcode sticker inside rear cover. 286 pp. This very moving book is the story of the people who struggled to get asylum seekers out of detention and change government policy. The author is an ABC-TV Lateline journalist who covered many of these stories as they were happening. Inspiring and disturbing in equal measure, with a gripping narrative that will surprise many readers. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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The al-Jazeera Phenomenon: Critical Perspectives on the New Arab Media.
Zayani, Mohamed (editor).
ISBN: 0745323332
Pluto Press London 2005 
  Paperback small octavo, very good plus condition. 223 pp. Fascinating critique of Al Jazeera, the Qatari satellite TV channel (owned by the Qatari government): its politics, its agenda, its programs, and its treatment of the West. Sheds light on its coverage of regional (Arab, Middle Eastern) crises, in an attempt to gauge its impact on ordinary Arab viewers, understand its effect on an increasingly pronounced Arab public sphere, and map out the role it plays. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14472  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The News: A User’s Manual
Alain De Botton,
ISBN: 9780241146477
Hamish Hamilton, London, 2014. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. First Edition. Signed by Author. Size: 18cm x 14cm. 267 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has moderate to heavy marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Dampstain to top fore-edge corner. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Heavy soiling to jacket. Shipped Weight: .43 kilos. ISBN/EAN: 9780241146477. Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing
Conover, Ted,
ISBN: 0375501770
Random House, New York, 2000. Reprint
 Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards) Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. Author's note, notes and selected bibliography. 1/4 black coloured backstrip with yellow coloured titles. 3/4 silver coloured boards with self embossed author's initials to the front panel. Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The author, was a guard at Sing Sing Prison in New York State for 12 months. This is what he found. Softening of the backstrip edges and rubbing of the lower book edges. Minor rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [15], 4 - 321, [3] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Law & Criminal Studies; Journalism; United States; Modern; ISBN: 0375501770. ISBN/EAN: 9780375501777. Inventory No: 0125951. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Give War a Chance: Eyewitness Accounts of Mankind’s Struggle Against Tyranny, Injustice, and Alcohol-Free Beer
O’Rourke, P. J.,
ISBN: 0330325353
Picador, London, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Acknowledgements, Introduction: Hunting the Virtuous – and How to Clean and Skin Them. Red coloured endpages. Black coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour photographic dustwrapper with yellow, red and white coloured titles to the front panel and yellow and red coloured titles to the backstrip. A series of essays in which the author casts an chary eye on freedom of our world, a look at the 60s, drug testing and New Enemies, but, the majority of the book is an account of the first Gulf War is seen by a journalist. Rubbing of the backstrip corners and of the book corners. Very light tanning of the text block edges and pages. Rubbing of dustwrapper edges and panels, the rear being more effected than the front. There is a small nick to the top left-hand corner of the backstrip. Full Number Line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], VII - XVIII, [2], 3 - 238 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Journalism; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0330325353. ISBN/EAN: 9780330325356. Inventory No: 0125954. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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The Sporting Scene: White Knights of Reykjavik
Steiner, George,
ISBN: 0571103626
Faber & Faber, London, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. last blank and acknowledgements. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper showing Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky, with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and FAQ strip. In 1972 Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky met in Iceland's capital, Reykjavík, ostensibly to play chess. But, as the front panel blurb states, the game "... involved more than chess. It was a drama of nerves, diplomacy, national obsessions and life-styles. George Steiner was in Reykjavík."; this is his memoir of that time. Foxing to the back strip edges, top book edge and to the text block edges. Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels with sunning also present. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], 5 - 67, [1] pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government ; Chess; Cold War ; Journalism ; Iceland; 1970s; Sports & Pastimes. ISBN: 0571103626. ISBN/EAN: 9780571103621. Inventory No: 0105340. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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The March of a Nation; My Year of Spain’s Civil War
Cardozo, Harold G.,
The "Right" Book Club, London, 1937. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. X, 316pp., and that rear of book section of black and white photographs. Text is illustrated with said that black and white photographs, maps x 3 - one foldout. Blue to top paper edge. Blue 1/4 cloth and buff coloured board with blue writing on the spine. The corners of the book are bumped and rubbed as are the head and the heel of the spine. The boards are grubby and various foxing and browning to the paper edges. There is a small ink mark to the top right hand corner of the front panel. Foxing and browning to the end papers and to the first few and last few pages, and slight browning to the internal pages. An English correspondent's report on Franco's side of the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; History -- Spain ; Inventory No: 0101442. Good Condition
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The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser; A Facsimile Reproduction Of Volumes Four & Five March 16, 1806, to August 30, 1807 (The William Dickson Foundation)
Not Stated,
The Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales In Association with Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1968. Facsimile Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Facsimile Edition. note on the production of this volume, and index. Brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with dark gold coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A facsimile of the edition covering the time March 16, 1806 to August 30, 1807 by the Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser. It gives an idea of important news, views and social life of the fledging Colony. Rubbing to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and to the book corners. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and a little rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Not paginated (150 pages),. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Journalism; Australia; 19th century; Inventory No: 0114606. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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The Man Who Owns the News; Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch
Wolff, Michael,
ISBN: 1741666813
Knopf, North Sydney, 2008. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. acknowledgements, endnotes, bibliography and index. Red coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with black coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper with black, dark red and pale gray coloured titles to the front panel and black and red colour titles to the backstrip. The biography of the news mogul Rupert Murdoch. With unprecedented access to Rupert Murdoch himself, his family and associates, the author chronicles the growth of Murdoch's empire and his private life. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [9], X - XV, [4], 2-446 pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Edges and pages slightly aged toned.. Book is in very good condition with minimal signs of age and wear.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Journalism; ISBN: 1741666813. ISBN/EAN: 9781741666816. Inventory No: 0117398. Very Good Condition
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In All His Glory: The Life of William S. Paley, The Legendary Tycoon and His Brilliant Circle
Smith, Sally Bedell,
ISBN: 0671617354
Simon & Schuster, New York, 1990. Reprint
 Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Boards) Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. Bibliography, notes, acknowledgements and index. Red coloured endpages. Between page 384 and 385 there are 32 pages of black-and-white photography. 1/4 steel blue coloured cloth covered backstrip with silver coloured titles. 3/4 red coloured boards. Photographic dustwrapper with metallic red, blue and black colour titles to the front panel and black, metallic copper and blue colour titles to the backstrip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear panel. A biography, both personal and professional, of the creator of the media conglomerate -- CBS – William S. Paley. Minor rubbing of the book corners and backstrip edges. Light age toning of the text block edges. Some rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and of the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [13], 14 - 782, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Media; United States; Business, Finance & Marketing. ISBN: 0671617354. ISBN/EAN: 9780671617356. Inventory No: 0125829. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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The Brave Coward
Buchwald, Art,
Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, 1957. First Edition
 Hardcover (1/4Cloth 3/4 Boards) Hardcover (1/4Cloth 3/4 Boards). Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Tomi Ungerer. First Edition. The text is illustrated with black and white drawings by Tomi Ungerer. 1/4 blue coloured cloth covered backstrip with silver titles. 3/4 cream coloured board with small silver embossed illustration to the front panel. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Tomi Ungerer, with blue, purple and black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear dustwrapper panel. In this book the New York Herald Tribune columnist writes about important "stuff" – like how to get through the Louvre in 6 minutes, how best to ride away from the hounds, how he scaled the Empire State building and other treaties. Softening to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and bumping to the book corners. The backstrip is somewhat brown and faded, commensurate with the loss of dustwrapper. Staining, foxing and various rubbings to the book panels. Browning and foxing to the top textblock edge and age toning to the other edges and to the internal pages. The front fore text edge is deckled. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and to the head and to the heel of the backstrip. Sunning to the backstrip and rubbing and age toning to the other dustwrapper panels. Some tears can be seen to the lower dustwrapper edge with associated creasing. Clipping of the top two fold over corners. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (4), V-VIII, (2), 3-211, (5) pages.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Tomi Ungerer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; Humour. Inventory No: 0113794. Good Condition
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The Man From Keystone
Garai, Bert,
Frederick Muller Limited, London, 1965. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. introduction, list of illustrations and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Shelf wear to the book edges and browning to the text block edges. The hinge has cracked when pages 200 and 201. Black and white photographic dustwrapper ( wraparound) with blue, white and black titles to the front panel and red and blue titles the backstrip. Rubbing and handling marks to the dustwrapper panels and there is clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over panel, lower right-hand corner. The autobiography of the man behind Keystone Press Agency. From his birthplace in Hungary via Paris to running an agency where unusual photographs might be sourced. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (8), 248 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Britain/UK; Communications & Media. Inventory No: 0111599. Very Good Condition
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View from the West; Being the Third Volume of Autobiography
Cockburn, Claud,
MacGibbon & Kee, London, 1961. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Michael ffolkes -- Cover Art. First Edition. 500 g.; (4), 5-208 pages. Dark green speckled coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Bumping to the backstrip and rubbing to the edges. Light age toning of the text block edges and of the internal text. A few handling marks and offset tanning to the endpapers. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front paster-down. Dog earing has occurred to the top right-hand corner of the page, between pages 145-165. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Michael ffolkes, with pink coloured background with black and white titles to the front panel and black and green titles to the backstrip. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to the dustwrapper panels, particularly the rear stop fading to the backstrip. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. The third volume of the author's autobiography sitting firmly in his sights the political and journalistic world that he knew so well. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust Jacket price-clipped. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Michael ffolkes -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Journalism ; Inventory No: 0111167. Good
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The Great War for Civilisation: The Conquest of the Middle East
Fisk, Robert,
ISBN: 1841150088
Fourth Estate, London, 2006. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Reprint. acknowledgements, list of maps, preface by author,select bibliography notes, acknowledgements and index. Photographic card cover with black and gray coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "This is no chronology of Middle East History but a passionate outcry against the lies and deceit that sent soldiers to their death and killed tens of thousands of men and women – Arab, Christian and Jew – over the past century. It is a chronicle of journalists at war, of the rage, humour and frustration of the correspondence who spend their lives reporting the first draft of history, of their occasional courage – and sometimes their deaths. It is also a deeply personal memoir that moves from Fisk's own presence on the front lines of the Iran-Iraqi war in the 1980s to the experience of his father, 2nd Lt Bill Fisk, in the trenches of the Somme in 1918." – from the rear panel blurb. Creasing of the book corners, multiple, with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Handling marks to the text block edges with a few corners of the book dogeared. Previous owners name to the top edge of the half title page. Size: Trade Paperback. (7), VIII-XXIV, (1), 2-1368 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Journalism; Middle East; Politics & Government. ISBN: 1841150088. ISBN/EAN: 9781841150086. Inventory No: 0124355. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Good Condition
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President Nixon and the Press
Keogh, James,
Funk & Wagnalls, New York, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. foreword by author, acknowledgements and index. Black coloured cloth covered boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Dust marks and slight foxing to the textblock edges. Handling marks to the endpapers. Photographic dustwrapper with blue and ochre coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels and a few small tears to the top dustwrapper edge. Browning of the dustwrapper panels and to the verso of the dustwrapper. "In President Nixon and the Press James Keogh reports on the intensive efforts of the Nixon Administration to combat biased news coverage and get its side of the story to the American public stop from his vantage point as a veteran journalist and a formal special assistant to President Nixon, Mr Keogh candidly examines the news media's performance in covering politics and government." – From the rear panel blurb. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (12), 212 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Journalism; United States; 1960s; Politics & Government. Inventory No: 0111980. Very Good Condition
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Dreaming Swimmer: Non-Fiction 1987-1992
James, Clive,
ISBN: 0224036025
Jonathan Cape, London, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Introduction by author and index. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper, being a portrait of Clive James by Sarah Raphael, with black and blue coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A collection of Clive James's non-fiction, speeches, addresses, essays about any and all subjects which trip his interest. Included are some of his, then, most recent poetry. A little rubbing of the book corners with age toning of the text block edges and pages. Creasing of the pop dustwrapper edge with faint sunning to both edges with a few marks to the book panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], IX - XIV, [2], 3 - 208, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Journalism; Britain/UK; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 0224036025. ISBN/EAN: 9780224036023. Inventory No: 0124415. Very Good Condition
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Ramblings of a Sportsman-Naturalist
BB’,
ISBN: 0718118154
Michael Joseph, London, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. First Edition. Foreword by author. The text is illustrated with numerous woodcuts, both large and small, by D. J Watkins-Pitchford. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford, with gray and black coloured title to the front panel and back strip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. A series of essays / articles written by the author dealing with the pleasures of fishing and hunting; to gentle ponderances upon the natural beauty of his homeland, evocatively enhanced by beautiful black-and-white coloured woodcuts by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. D. J. Watkins-Pitchford A hint of rubbing to the back strip corners and book corners, and a very slight hint of age toning of the text block edges. Minor rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [10], 11 - 176 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Journalism; Britain/UK; Sports & Pastimes. ISBN: 0718118154. ISBN/EAN: 9780718118150. Inventory No: 0123796. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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China Today
Mehnert, Klaus,
ISBN: 0500270236
Thames & Hudson, London, 1972. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Preface by author and index. Plain text paperback binding with red and white coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the back strip. The author, was the first Western journalist to tour China since the Cultural Revolution climax of 1967. In the spring of 1971 was granted permission to travel through China. With over 40 years of background knowledge and language the book that he wrote gave an intimate portrait of the Chinese people as they were on the cusp of starting to engage with the rest of the world. Creasing of the book corners and reading creases of the back strip. Rubbing of the book edges and panels and there is fading of the back strip and signing of the rear panel. Age toning of the text block edges. This is the first edition in the English language. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 322 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; Journalism; China; ISBN: 0500270236. ISBN/EAN: 9780500270233. Inventory No: 0124230. Very Good Condition
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The Lost Continent; Travels in Small Town America and Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe
Bryson, Bill,
ISBN: 0436201305
Secker & Warburg, London, 1996. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Reprint. 10] 4-498 pages, (6), acknowledgements. Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Minor rubbing to the book corners and bumping to the backstrip edges Browning to the text block edges and to the internal text. Colour photographic dustwrapper with white, red and yellow titles to the front panel and backstrip. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. An omnibus of Bill Brysons' travel writing in America and in Europe. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; America ; Europe ; Journalism ; ISBN: 0436201305. ISBN/EAN: 9780436201301. Inventory No: 0110701. Very Good Condition
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How to Meditate: With Filthy Rick, the Kid, and a Chook
Gray, Sharon,
ISBN: 1863502548
Information Australia, Melbourne, 1999. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. First Edition. Inscribed by Author. Foreword by author. The text is illustrated with a small black-and-white drawing at the beginning of each subsection. Colour illustrated paperback binding with orange and green coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A collection of the author's articles that she wrote for The Age newspaper in Melbourne, over a 15 year period, dealing with living, dying, friends, meditation and chooks. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels and fading to the back strip. Size: Trade Paperback. [10], 3 - 216 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Self Help & Motivation; Journalism; Australia; 1990s; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 1863502548. ISBN/EAN: 9781863502542. Inventory No: 0124155. Very Good
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Have Pen: Will Travel
Pringle, John Douglas,
ISBN: 0701119942
Chatto & Windus, London, 1973. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Foreword by author and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece of author. Purple coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Plain text dust wrapper with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The memoirs of the author, not so much a personal memoir as a memoir of his journalistic life from 1944 through to 1970. He worked as deputy editor of the Manchester Guardian, then of the The Observer, twice editor of the Sydney Morning Herald and as a special writer for The Times. He goes into each of the management styles and owners of each newspaper laying bare their pluses and/or minuses. Softening of the back strip edges with a little sunning also present. Rubbing to the lower book edges and of the top book corners. The spine is ever so slightly cocked. Age toning and faint foxing to the text block edges. Creasing of the top dust wrapper edge with some chipping also present to the corners and back strip corners. There are two 0.25 " tears to the top edge of the rear panel. Quite noticeable sunning to the back strip and rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], VII - X - 192, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Journalism; Australia / Britain; Communications & Media. ISBN: 0701119942. ISBN/EAN: 9780701119942. Inventory No: 0124687. Very Good Condition
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Stumbling on Melons; A Selection of Articles Published in ’The Age
Garnett, T. R.,
ISBN: 0850911877
Lothian publishing Company Pty., Ltd., Melbourne, 1984. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Jenny Phillips. First Edition. 256 pp., last three blank, introduction by author foreword by Michael Davie, index. Light maroon coloured endpapers. Throughout the text there are a many, some full-page and a double paged, plant illustrations by Jenny Phillips. Maroon coloured boards with gilt writing on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Jenny Phillips, showing a poppy plant, with white background with two shades of blue writing on front panel and spine. This collection of articles appeared first in the Melbourne 'Age" newspaper, and though the majority of the essays are on gardening there are also articles on how to a build better bonfire, historical stories about the goldfields, and the navigational ability and strength of a wasp. Corners are slightly rubbed as is the bottom edges of the book. Head and heel of the spine are bumped. There is a white mark in the middle of the front panel. Previous owners name on the ffep. Dustwrapper is rubbed, particularly fore eadges of front and back panels, front and back spine gutter. Grubby marks on both front and back panel. Remains of a sticker on top right-hand corner of the front panel. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Jenny Phillips. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Gardening; Essays ; Social History ; Australia; Journalism . ISBN: 0850911877. ISBN/EAN: 9780850911879. Inventory No: 0100708. Very Good Condition
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Who Killed Daniel Pearl?
Levy, Bernard-Henri,
ISBN: 1740661192
Hardie Grant Books, South Yarra, Victoria, 2003. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. foreword by author. Illustrated cover with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear panel. Translated from the French by James X. Mitchell. In 2002 The Wall Street Journal journalist Daniel Pearl was executed on camera by terrorists in Pakistan. To the author the whole video tape was suspect. ".... why did it still include a ransom demand for F-16 fighters to be delivered to Pakistani? Were the kidnappers really just maniacal fundamentalists who killed Pearl because he was an American and Jewish? Operating via a series of ruses, Levy sets off to trace Pearl's final steps -- and those of his killer." -- from the rear panel blurb. Bumping to the top left-hand corner of the rear book panel and the remains of the sticker can be seen to the lower right-hand corner of the same panel (on the inside). First English Translation. Size: Trade Paperback. X, 358 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Military History -- Modern ; ISBN: 1740661192. ISBN/EAN: 9781740661195. Inventory No: 0109807. Very Good
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In The Fascist Bathroom: Writings On Punk 1977-1992
Marcus, Greil,
ISBN: 0670838454
Viking, London, 1993 . First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Introduction by author, citations, acknowledgements, permissions and index. Black coloured boards with black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic / illustrated dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. In these essays the author recaptures the diversity and impact of Punk Music – not only on other forms of music but on society itself. Such Punk luminaries as The Clash, Elvis Costello, Sex Pistols and others are showcased. Softening of the backstrip edges and rubbing of the book corners. Some age toning and handling marks to the text block edges. Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [7], VIII - X, [1], 2 - 438 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Music; Journalism; ISBN: 0670838454. ISBN/EAN: 9780670838455. Inventory No: 0125727. Very Good Condition
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Leadership Revelations II: How Australians Lead in Crisis
Henry, Avril,
ISBN: 0977590534
Avril Henry Pty. Ltd., Sydney, 2012. First Edition
 Softcover (with Flaps) Softcover (with Flaps). Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Inscribed by Author. acknowledgements, list of contributors, foreword by Doctor Keith Suter, Managing Director, Global Directions and references. Colour illustrated paperback binding with French flaps, with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour photograph of author to the front fold over panel. In this book the author, along with contributors, explore " ... the crisis management strategies current leaders have adopted, and their insights and vision for leadership in the future." – from rear panel blurb. Rubbing of the book edges with a vertical crease the full length of the front panel. Very light age toning of the text block edges and pages. Size: Trade Paperback. [9], X - XXI, [5], 5 - 302 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Management; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0977590534. ISBN/EAN: 9780977590537. Inventory No: 0126814. Very Good Condition
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Writing from the Heart: Inspirations and Exercises for Women Who Want to Write
Leslea Newman
ISBN: 0895946416
Crossing Press USA 1994 Second Printing
 Paperback An unmarked copy in excellent "gift quality" condition. "For presenting the basics of writing structure and technique in an easy, non-threatening means, this book has few peers."  Nr. Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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History of Postal Services in Victoria
Author Not Stated,
ISBN: 0642868514
Australia Post, Australia, 1984. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. First Edition. 125 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 0642868514. ISBN/EAN: 9780642868510. Inventory No: 15060286. Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Messenger’s Motives : Ethical Problems Of The News Media
Hulteng, John
ISBN: 013577487X
Prentice Hall, London, 1985. Second Edition
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Good/. Second Edition. 239 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edgewear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; ISBN: 013577487X. ISBN/EAN: 9780135774878. Inventory No: 12092938. Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Illustrated Book of Questions and Answers
Langley, Andrew
ISBN: 0867886250
Five Mile Press, Australia, 1993. First Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 96 pages. Corners of boards are lightly bumped. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Children's Non-Fiction; Reference. ISBN: 0867886250. ISBN/EAN: 9780867886252. Inventory No: 16100067. Near Fine
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
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Stirring the Possum, A Political Autobiography
McClelland, James ,
ISBN: 0140097643
Penguin, Ringwood, Victoria, 1989. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. reprint. acknowledgements and index. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs within the text. " From his days as a young Trotskyist in the 1940s, -- secretly in love with an enemy Stalinist -- to his role in the 80s as commissioner in an enquiry into the Maralinga nuclear tests, Jim McClelland has been known as a stirrer. In his autobiography he offers us a perspective of Australian politics that spans 50 years. His critical assessment of public figures is both humorous and acerbic and includes insight into characters such as Robert Menzies, Lionel Murphy, John Kerr and Neville Wran." -- front fold over blurb of the hardcover dust jacket nice clean copy, previous owner's bookplate on the inside of the front cover, no other damage to report. This is the first Penguin edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (6), 262, (4) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government ; Journalism; Australia; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0140097643. ISBN/EAN: 9780140097641. Inventory No: 0279067. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
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Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the ’80s
Thompson, Hunter S. ,
ISBN: 0330306154
Picador, London, 1988. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. Introduction by author. Colour photographic paperback binding with black, yellow and white coloured titles the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. A second selection of columns that the author wrote for the San Francisco Examiner. "Those columns are collected here to offer a chronicle of the adventures of a Generation of Swine, whose evil doings can be detected in almost everything from the Iran-Contra hearings to the media coverage of Hurricane Gloria, from blood-pressure machines to the Super Bowl, from the beasts who run Denver Airport to the hijinks of the television preachers." - from the rear panel blurb. A little creasing of the book corners with reading creases to the back strip. The text block has a bend, through the entire text block, due to improper storage. Uniform tanning of the text block edges and pages and there is a That bisects the back strip the last third of the back strip. Some faint foxing can be seen. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 304 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Journalism; United States; ISBN: 0330306154. ISBN/EAN: 9780330306157. Inventory No: 0126102. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
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Magic demystified – a pragmatic guide to communication & change An introduction to NLP
Lewis, Byron & Pucelik, Frank,
ISBN: 0943920000
Metamorphous Press, Portland, Oregon, 1982. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. written in an informal and entertaining style, this book will introduce the reader to a remarkable new approach to the study of human communications and therapeutic change. The covers are creased, age toning of the first and last pages, original bookseller's sticker at bottom right of the title page, and rubberstamp from a student unit at the top of the same page. No other damage to describe. Size: Trade Paperback. X, 162 pages in regional softcover binding.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Communications & Media. ISBN: 0943920000. ISBN/EAN: 9780943920009. Inventory No: 0269370. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
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Knockers
Dunstan, Keith,
ISBN: 1863500979
Wilkinson Books, Melbourne, 1992. First Paperback Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Paperback Edition. list of illustrations, foreword by Barry Humphries, acknowledgements, notes on sources and index. The text is illustrated with reproductions of cartoons, black-and-white photographs, and reproductions of documents and illustrations throughout the pages. Illustrated paperback binding with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and red coloured titles to the back strip. A book about the great Australian game of "Knocking" (to denigrate) any one, any project or any hero. If there has been a project, situation or happening (usually for good), there have been knockers, and this book collects a good percentage of them. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Uniform tanning of the text block edges and pages. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [20], 2 - 424, [4] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; Australia; ISBN: 1863500979. ISBN/EAN: 9781863500975. Inventory No: 0123712. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Pens & Ems; Stories of Australian Newspaper
Finch, Alan,
Rigby Ltd, Adelaide, 1965. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. 110pp., acknowledgements, index and list of illustrations. 8 photographic, in black and white, inserts. Tan boards with gilt writing on the spine. Previous owners name on free front end paper. Bookshop sticker to the lower left-hand corner of the free front end paper. There is shelf wear to the bottom edge of the book and the top corners are bumped. Illustrated dustwrapper, which is protected, with white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Minor chipping along both edges. The top right hand corner of the dustwrapper is rubbed. "Part history, and part biography of reporters and editors, Pens & Ems is also a light - hearted picture of newspaper life in remote places under unusual conditions.".– from the front fold over panel blurb. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Journalism ; Inventory No: 0100126. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Out Of the Gun
Warner, Denis,
Hutchinson, London, 1956. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. list of illustrations, acknowledgements and sources, introduction by author and index. Map Illustrated endpapers showing Southeast Asia. The text is illustrated with 26 black-and-white photographs. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The author, the Daily Telegraph's Far Eastern Correspondent for 11 years (at time of writing book) had witnessed monumental changes in south-east Asia. Most of it, unfortunately, was war related – Korean, the end of World War II, and the communist uprising in Indochina. This is how he saw it. A little rubbing to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and the book corners. Age training of the textblock edges and pages. Previous owners name to the free front end paper. Chipping to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and to the book corners. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and a few small close pairs also present. Rubbing and some fading to the dustwrapper panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (6), 7-239, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Journalism; Asia; 1950s; Politics & Government. Inventory No: 0114616. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Invisible Trade; High-Class Sex for Sale in Singapore
Lim, Gerrie,
ISBN: 9810510330
Monsoon, Singapore, 2004. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. preface by author, acknowledgements, suggested reading and permissions. Colour photographic card cover with white coloured titles to the front panel and white, black and brown coloured titles to the backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of the author to the rear book panel. The author entered the underground world of the Singaporean sex trade. He not only tells the stories of the high-priced sex workers but of the shadowy landscape of Gay male escorts and of the karaoke hostesses. A little creasing to the book corners and. Rubbing to the book edges and book panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (8), 9-208 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sexuality & Gender; Journalism; Singapore; ISBN: 9810510330. ISBN/EAN: 9789810510336. Inventory No: 0114560. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Invisible Trade; High-class sex for sale in Singapore
Lim, Gerrie,
ISBN: 9810510330
Monsoon Books, Singapore, 2004. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. preface by author, acknowledgements, suggested reading and permissions. Colour photographic card cover with white coloured titles to the front panel and white, black and brown coloured titles to the backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of the author to the rear book panel.The author entered the underground world of the Singaporean sex trade. He not only tells the stories of the high-priced sex workers but of the shadowy landscape of Gay male escorts and of the karaoke hostesses. a clean copy, no damage to describe. Size: Mid Sized Paperback ( 7¾" - 9¾" tall ). 208 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sexuality & Gender; Journalism; ISBN: 9810510330. ISBN/EAN: 9789810510336. Inventory No: 0251883. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Telegraphy and Telephony (The Mechanical Age Library)
Morgan, T. J.,
Frederick Muller Limited, London, 1963. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Author. First Edition. list of illustrations, Mr photographs and index. The text is illustrated with 3 inserts, of 4 pages each, of black-and-white photography and black-and-white line drawings by author throughout. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with black and pink coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A small book from the early part of the 1960s aimed at the younger reader to give up-to-date information on the topic – in this case telegraphy and telephones – by an expert in their field. Part of The Mechanical Age Library – edited by Frederick E. Dean. Minor rubbing to the book corners and backstrip edges with a hint of fading to the top textblock edge. Age toning of the textblock edges and pages. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and the top edge has a few small closed tears. Rubbing and handing marks can be seen to the rear panel and backstrip. Some stains to the verso the lower backstrip edge has two scores. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [5], 6-144 pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Author. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Science & Technology. Inventory No: 0118031. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Shareholders’ Rights
Bosch, Henry,
ISBN: 186350348X
Information Australia, Melbourne, 2000. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. foreword by Tony McLean, Executive Officer Australian Shareholders' Association, introduction by author and index. Plain card cover with black, blue and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A collection of columns that the author wrote for the magazine Shares. In these columns the author goes into the rights of the shareholders and of ways of keeping the corporate governance honest. Minor rubbing of the book corners and panels. Size: Trade Paperback. 262, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Business, Finance & Marketing; Journalism; Australia; ISBN: 186350348X. ISBN/EAN: 9781863503488. Inventory No: 0119685. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Looking for a Ship
McPhee, John,
ISBN: 0374523193
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1991. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. McPhee joined a friend, merchant mariner Andy Chase, on a 42-day voyage from Charleston, S.C., through the Panama Canal, down the Pacific coast of South America. A gem of a book, this leisurely, unpretentious log is a paean to the United States Merchant Marine, a declining institution battered by international competition and lowered cargo rates. The ship's New England captain "couldn't find his way around a traffic circle" but manages to outmaneuver a tropical storm. Porpoises and albatrosses accompany the SS Stella Lykes on a cruise laden with much talk of stowaways, collisions and cocaine smuggling, of pirates both legendary and contemporary (the modern variety carry bolt-cutters and walkie-talkies). McPhee's ( The Control of Nature ) clean, lean prose displays his sharp eye for telling detail and arresting incident. Size: Mid Sized Paperback ( 7¾" - 9¾" tall ). 252 pages. A very clean secondhand copy, with no damage apart from age toning of the page edges. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Journalism; Ships & the Sea. ISBN: 0374523193. ISBN/EAN: 9780374523190. Inventory No: 0253679. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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A Few Home Truths
Gray, Sharon,
ISBN: 0859023540
Currey O'Neil, South Yarra, Victoria, 1985. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Mary Leunig – Cover Art. First Edition. foreword by Phillip Adams, A Sun Lamp in Antarctica – by author and acknowledgements. Colour illustrated card cover, by Mary Leunig, with pink, white and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A collection of columns written by the author which show "... Common sense, pain, pathos and a rare and mordant wit slide effortlessly from her pen. Her small deception of using a pseudonym enables her to adapt a degree of self-revelation rare in 'flicker and die' journalism, and to explore fully the morasses and mores of the world around her." -- from the rear panel blurb. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Very light age toning of the text block edges with a few spots to the half title page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 114, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Mary Leunig – Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; ISBN: 0859023540. ISBN/EAN: 9780859023542. Inventory No: 0119595. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Hobbyhorses– views on contemporary Australian society
Lane, Terry,
ISBN: 0733300782
ABC Books, Sydney, 1990. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. a collection of newspaper columns from the Herald & the Sunday age. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 198 pages in colour photographic illustrated softcover binding, with no damage to declare.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Journalism; Australia; Film, Radio & Television. ISBN: 0733300782. ISBN/EAN: 9780733300783. Inventory No: 0259472. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Dead Line For Crime
Webb, Duncan ,
Frederick Muller Ltd, London, 1955. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. list of illustrations. The text is illustrated with black and white photography. Black coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. At the time of writing the author was Britain's best Crime Reporter. In this book he deals with nine sensational crime cases in Britain in the early 50s – including John Reginald Christie and Ronald Chesney – smuggler and murderer. Softening of the backstrip edges with prompting to the top book corners. There is a score mark measuring 2.5 " along the backstrip edge – as if by a nail. The spine is cocked and there is browning and foxing of the textblock edges and age toning of the pages. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front pages-down. The dustwrapper is showing its age. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. The top edge shows creasing and various tears. Scoring of the backstrip – again as if through a nail, with the sunning of the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], 9-237, [3] pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Law & Criminal Studies; Journalism; Britain/UK; Inventory No: 0118507. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
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The Travel Almanac; Spring / Summer 2012
Kominck, Paul & Roberts, John – Editors,
Tableaux Argentes Publishing, Berlin, 2012. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white advertisements, photographs and occasional illustration. Photographic card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The European magazine dealing with travel, interviews, Hotel reviews and art. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 122 pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book is in very good condition with minimal signs of age and wear.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Travel & Places. Inventory No: 0118656. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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The Lost Continent; Travels in Small Town America
Bryson, Bill,
ISBN: 0349101981
Abacus, London, 1990. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Minor rubbing to the book corners and bumping to the backstrip edges Browning to the text block edges and to the internal text. Bill Brysons' travel writing in America Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; America ; Europe ; Journalism ; ISBN: 0349101981. ISBN/EAN: 9780349101989. Inventory No: 0267972. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
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Knockers
Dunstan, Keith,
ISBN: 0304299561
Cassell Australia, Melbourne, 1973. First Paperback Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Paperback Edition. list of illustrations, foreword by Barry Humphries, acknowledgements, notes on sources and index. The text is illustrated with reproductions of cartoons, black-and-white photographs, and reproductions of documents and illustrations throughout the pages. Illustrated paperback binding with a red and orange coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A book about the great Australian game of "Knocking" (to denigrate) any one, any project or any hero. If there has been a project, situation or happening (usually for good), there have been knockers, and this book collects a good percentage of them; for example from Malcolm Muggeridge' The difficulty with Canberra is to find it' as quoted on the rear panel blurb. Rubbing to the book edges and panels – quite noticeably. Uniform tanning of the text block edges and pages. A previous owner has clipped the half title page and there is a red crayon mark to the lower right hand corner of the same page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (5), VI - XVI, 335, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; Australia; ISBN: 0304299561. ISBN/EAN: 9780304299560. Inventory No: 0123612. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Knockers
Dunstan, Keith,
ISBN: 0304299561
Cassell Australia, Melbourne, 1973. First Paperback Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Paperback Edition. list of illustrations, foreword by Barry Humphries, acknowledgements, notes on sources and index. The text is illustrated with reproductions of cartoons, black-and-white photographs, and reproductions of documents and illustrations throughout the pages. Illustrated paperback binding with red and orange coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A book about the great Australian game of "Knocking" (to denigrate) any one, any project or any hero. If there has been a project, situation or happening (usually for good), there have been knockers, and this book collects a good percentage of them; for example from Malcolm Muggeridge' The difficulty with Canberra is to find it' as quoted on the rear panel blurb. Rubbing to the book edges and panels – quite noticeably. Uniform tanning of the text block edges and pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (5), VI - XVI, 335, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; Australia; ISBN: 0304299561. ISBN/EAN: 9780304299560. Inventory No: 0123613. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
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You’ll Be Sorry When I’m Dead
Hardy, Marieke,
ISBN: 1742377262
Allen & Unwin, Australia, 2011. First Edition
 Softcover (with Flaps) Softcover (with Flaps). Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Foreword by my father and acknowledgements. Illustrated back binding with French flaps, with and white coloured titles to the front panel and the back script. Colour photograph of author to the rear fold over flap. An excruciatingly honest and funny recounting by the author of situations, people and perverse pleasures of her life. The book has a slight bend in the middle with age cloning of the text block edges and pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 295, [1] pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 1742377262. ISBN/EAN: 9781742377261. Inventory No: 0125482. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Heroes In Our Eyes
Carlyon, Les,
ISBN: 1863502467
information Australia, Melbourne, 1998. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 15 journalistic snapshots of biographies. Don Bradman, Muhamed Ali, Ted Whitten, Tom Leary, Diana Princess of Wales dustjacket is slightly rubbed with a small tear at the top of the spine section. No other damage to describe. Place marker ribbon is still intact. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 112 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Journalism; Essays & Literary Criticism. ISBN: 1863502467. ISBN/EAN: 9781863502467. Inventory No: 0245833. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
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Hiroshima (Penguin Books World Affairs)
Hersey, John,
Penguin Books, London, 1946. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Publishers' note. Plain text paperback binding with black, red and gray coloured titles to the front panel and red coloured titles to the back script. Black-and-white photograph of the author to the rear panel. "The Following Note Appeared in the New Yorker of 31 August, 1946, as an introduction to John Hersey's article: – The New Yorker this week devotes an entire editorial space to an article on the almost complete obliteration of the city by one atomic bomb, and what happened to the people of that city. It does so in the conviction that few of us have yet to comprehend the all but incredible destructive power of this weapon, and that everyone might well take time to consider the terrible implications of its." – from just prior to the article. The reporting of the devastation of Hiroshima by the author. Penguin Books World Affairs Series -- 603. Creasing of the book corners with rubbing a book edges and panels. Chipping of the back strip corners with heavy sunning present, with slight sunning of the book panels. Uniform tanning of the text block edges and pages. Original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front panel. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 119, [10 – of which six are further titles from publishing house] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Journalism; Japan; History. Inventory No: 0124311. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
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Amerika Psycho: Behind Uncle Sam’s Mask of Sanity
Neville, Richard,
ISBN: 1876175621
Ocean Press, Melbourne, 2003. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. First Edition. Illustrated paperback binding with black and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "Is Uncle Sam a psychopath? Richard Neville, notorious for the Oz magazine censorship trials in the 1960s, mocks a culture that sees the world as either a ''target market or a target''; a culture that through its movies, media, politics and foreign policy reveals a disturbing identification with the Imperial Rome, asserting the sanctity of its lifestyle, even as the ice caps melt'' -- from the rear panel blurb. A little creasing of the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Very light age toning of the text block edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 126, [6 – of which three are further titles and publishing house] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Journalism; United States; ISBN: 1876175621. ISBN/EAN: 9781876175627. Inventory No: 0124154. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Australians Abroad: An Anthology
Higham, Charles and Wilding, Michael,
F. W. Cheshire, Melbourne, 1967. First Paperback Edition
 Softcover (with Flaps) Softcover (with Flaps). Very Good Condition/Good. First Paperback Edition. editors' note and acknowledgements, introduction by Leonie Kramer. Illustrated and pages, being a reproduction of the dustwrapper illustration, only in green. Plain paperback binding with attached dustwrapper. White coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "A fascinating selection from fiction, report edge, memoirs and letters, Australians Abroad reflects the changing attitudes of Australians to the world around them through the last one hundred years." -- from front fold over panel blurb. Contributors include Henry Handel Richardson, A. B. Paterson, Nettie Palmer, Martin Boyd and Alan Morehead. Minor creasing of the book corners with aged honing of the text block edges and pages. The attached dustwrapper is rubbed, and shows chipping to the edges. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 211, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Journalism; Essays & Literary Criticism. Inventory No: 0122746. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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The End of Major Combat Operations
McDonell, Nick,
ISBN: 1934781967
McSweeney's Books, San Francisco, 2010. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. The text is illustrated with 16 pages of colour photography between pages 72 and 89. Colour photographic paperback binding black coloured titles to the front panel and black strip. Colour photograph of author to the lower left-hand corner of the rear panel. The author's recounting of the winding down of military operations in Iraq, and, what that actually means to the residents and to the soldiers stationed there. A little rubbing of the book corners. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Will 163, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Journalism; Iraq; Modern; ISBN: 1934781967. ISBN/EAN: 9781934781968. Inventory No: 0125631. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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