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Armed service tribute

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: Armed service


This homage to the icon of the rising sun badge embellished with a record of Australia's historic involvements. View more info

AUSTRALIAN WOMEN AT WAR

By: Adam-Smith Patsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson aUSTRALIA: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010009


Heavy book, may incur additional postage. A history of how women have responded to war, from 1900 to 1945. View more info

EVIE HAYES And I Loves Ya Back

By: Crampton John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012361


The story of the Australian show business legend Evie Hayes as well as a record of the history of Australian theatre and television. Filled with fascinating memorabilia, theatre programmes, song sheets and over 180 photographs. View more info

The Federation House A Restoration Guide

By: Evans,Ian

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Flannel Flower Press: 1986

Seller ID: 013290


The Federation House A Restoration Guide by Evans is 160 crisp pp of information, book just touching a kilo to post, dj in protective wrap. Sections include walls roof glass joinery plaster pressed metal hardware lighting & quite a few more plus references & glossary. View more info

ALMA DOEPEL The History of An Australian Schooner 1903-1975

By: McDonell Captain Ralph

Price: $85.00

Publisher: R. McDonell Australia:

Inscription: Signed by Ships Captain

Seller ID: 012720


Signed by Ships captain and dated 1990. Book is in very good condition with plastic sleeve for protection. The "Alma Doepel" was built of timber from the forests of the Bellinger Valley in northern NSW, the design being sketched by Frederick Doepel on his kitchen table. The ship had a long history of trading in the waters of Bass Strait and the Tasman Sea as well as seeing the war out with the Australian Army. Rescued as a floating hulk in 1976 the Alma Doep... View more info

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BUSHRANGERS Australia's Greatest Self-made Heroes

By: McHugh Evan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Penguin - Australia: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2017064


Well researched and presented the author includes Cash and Company, Matthew Brady, Bold Jack Donohue, Ben Hall, Captain Thunderbolt and Ned Kelly as well as others. View more info

PAVING THE WAY

By: Newland Simpson

Price: $165.00

Publisher: London, Gay and Hancock Ltd.: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013243


Very Good condition with tight binding and clean hard boards. Boards Red colour with gilt text to front and spine. This is the illustrated edition with many original b/w photographs of historical significance. View more info

JOHN CURTIN a Biography

By: Ross Lloyd

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sun Books, Australia: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012923


John Curtin, Australian Prime Minister during the difficult war years of 1941-45 left school at 14 to grow up in a time of optimism, revolution and change, years which saw the growth of the Socialist Party and what was to become the Australian Labor Party. Influenced by English socialist, Mom Mann and the eloquent Labor militant, Frank Anstey, Curtin opposed Australia's participation in World War 1 and was a vigorous opponent of conscription and British imperialism. We... View more info

FLAWS IN THE GLASS a Self-Portrait

By: White Patrick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Uk: 1984

Seller ID: 012535


With candour, force and emotion, Patrick White writes of his yough in Australia, his English boarding-school, his life at Cambridge and trips to Germany, London during the Blitz, RAF wartime intelligence in the Middle East and his first meeting with the man who was to become the central focus of his life. View more info