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Overseas Press Club Award Winner 2016 A shocking investigative journey into the way the resource trade wreaks havoc on Africa, 'The Looting Machine' explores the dark underbelly of the global economy. Africa: the world's poorest continent and, arguably, its richest. While a... read more

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: 9780007523108
: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
: Harper Element
: 197mm X 130mm
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: Tom Burgis
: Paperback
: English
: 336
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The Looting Machine
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An accessible and practical handbook for women on speaking out safely and confidently.
Worldwide, less than one out of every four people we hear from or about in the media is female and men outnumber women in parliament by more tha... read more

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: 9781460751336
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: 198mm X 128mm
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: Tara Moss
: Hardback
: 616
: en
: 144
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Speaking Out: A 21st-Century Handbook for Women and Girls
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Meet the people who live and work on Australia's most remote cattle stations, from the Kimberley in WA to northern Queensland, as they share their stories in their own words. Have you ever wondered what it's like livin... read more

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: 9780733335198
: ABC Books
: Abc Books
: 220mm X 180mm X 26mm
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: Central Station Blog
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Central Station: True Stories of Outback Life - the Good, the Bad and the Dusty
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"Virus of the Mind "is the first popular book devoted to the science of "memetics, "a controversial new field that transcends psychology, biology, anthropology, and cognitive science. Memetics is the science of "memes, " the invisible but very real... read more

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: 9781401924690
: Hay House
: Hay House
: 230 x 152 mm
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: Richard Brodie
: Paperback / softback
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: 256
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Virus of the Mind: The New Science of the Meme
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In 1962, the eminent statesman Dean Acheson enunciated a principle that has dominated global politics ever since: that no legal issue arises when the United States responds to a challenge to its 'power, position, and prestige'. In short, whatever the world may think, U.S. act... read more

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: 9780241188361
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
: 23cm x 15.2cms
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: Noam Chomsky
: Paperback
: 1508
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: 304
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Because We Say So
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'Our world abounds with businesspeople and politicians spouting arguments that sound like economics, but aren't. If you fear you've been taken in - or have just had your doubts - this is the book to set things straight. It is th... read more

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: 9781863958042
: Schwartz Publishing Pty, Limited
: Black Inc.
: 198mm X 129mm
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: Richard Denniss
: Paperback
: 216
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: 176
: black white illustrations
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Econobabble : How to Decode Political Spin and Economic Nonsense
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Continuing her journey from a deeply religious Islamic upbringing to a post at Harvard, the brilliant, charismatic and controversial New York Times and Globe and Mail #1 bestselling author of Infidel and Nomad makes a powerful plea for a Muslim Reformation as the onl... read more

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: 9780732299064
: HarperCollins Publishers Australia
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: 198mm X 128mm
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: Ayaan Hirsi Ali
: Paperback
: 1602
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: 320
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Heretic
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Based on a series of talks pairing writers of note, Upstairs at the Strand offers candid accounts of the ways leading writers work, think and live. The book features such celebrated novelists, playwrights and poets as Ma... read more

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: 9780393352085
: WW Norton Co
: WW Norton Co
: 211mm X 142mm X 15mm
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: Jessica Strand
: Paperback
: English
: 224
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Upstairs at the Strand: Writers in Conversation at the Legendary Bookstore
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It is a collection of short essays by leading and emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander thinkers and leaders. Edited by and including contributions from Megan Davis and Marcia Langton, it conveys to Australians why indigenous peoples should have a direct say in... read more

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: 9780522869934
: Melbourne University Publishing
: Melbourne University Press
: 229mm X 152mm X 15mm
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: Marcia Megan (EDT); Langton Davis
: Paperback
: 416
: English
: 236
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It's Our Country Too
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"
Trust is the most powerful weapon in the political arsenal. It can pierce an opponent's armour or deflect the most ferocious attack. It is the means through which difficult policies can be explained, a well of goodwill on which politicians can draw in their darkest ho... read more

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: 9780522869019
: Melbourne University Publishing
: Melbourne University Press
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: Sam Crosby
: Paperback
: 516
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: 224
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The Trust Deficit
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There are few more stale battles in Australian politics than those that pitch right against left.
Libertarianism--the philosophy of government that pairs free market economics with social liberalism--presents a vigorous and viable political alternat... read more

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: 9780522868456
: Melbourne University Press
: Melbourne University Press
: 229mm X 152mm X 17mm
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: Chris Berg
: Paperback
: 1605
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The Libertarian Alternative
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Filmmaker Eva Orner takes us on a personal, gripping and compelling journey to show us how she came to make her documentary about Australia's asylum seeker policies. 'My work as a filmmaker has taken me to some wild, dangerous places ...It's been a crazy, nomadic kind of life... read more

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: 9781460751930
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
: 235mm X 155mm X 24mm
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: Eva Orner
: Paperback
: 416
: en
: 304
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Chasing Asylum
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