Books

What Do Women Want?

Erica Jong

Format: Paperback

AUD $23.95

'What women want has to become what men also want. We have to move beyond male-bashing into a new truce between the sexes. This book is an olive branch held out in the hope of that truce.'

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The Genesis Chronicles

Glen McBride

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

One scientist's conjecture about key events in various stages of the evolution of humankind from Ramepithecus to Homo Sapiens Sapiens, at times controversial but always thought-provoking.

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Chaucer the Cat and the Animal Pilgrims

Patricia Borlenghi

AUD $39.95

A procession of animals are going on a pilgrimage to the tomb of St Francis of Assisi. The journey is long and arduous, so one night Chaucer the cat suggests that each animal takes a turn to tell a story, to entertain its companions: these are their tales.

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Bible Stories for the Very Young

Sally Grindley

AUD $26.95

From the Creation to Easter this collection of Bible Stories for the very young is a wonderful introduction to the Old and New Testaments. Sure to be a favourite for reading aloud or alone, this is a book that will be treasured by all the family.

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The Use and Abuse of Australian History

Graeme Davison

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

This collection of engaging and vigorous essays examine what makes the 'history business' tick. Davison demonstrates that Australia's history can be relevant to the issues we confront everyday at the governmental level, at work, and in our communities.

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Trevor Barr

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Respected commentator Trevor Barr tells the story behind the exponential growth of media and information technology

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Where to Watch Birds in Europe and Russia

Nigel Wheatley

AUD $49.95

Over 250 major sites are treated in this book, and many more in passing from Iceland across Europe through Georgia to Ussuriland in southeast Russia. Countries, archipelagos and islands are treated alphabetically, the introduction to each being accompanied by a map showing major routes and the distribution of sites.

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Bullets, Beans and Bandages

Gary McKay

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A collection of stories from the Australians who served in the many units and organisations that fought with and supported the infantrymen in Viet Nam.

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Something Wicked

Jennifer Rowe

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

New in massmarket format, this is the second of a new series of mystery thrillers based on the television series Murder Call created by Jennifer Rowe and Hal McElroy, and screening on the 9 Network throughout 1999.

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