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  • Bridges of Friendship

    Bridges of Friendship

    Reflections on Indonesia's Early Independence and Australia's Volunteer Graduate Scheme

    Edited by: Ann McCarthy, Ailsa Thomson Zainuddin

    This volume casts new light on the intercultural and personal ties among Indonesians and Australians in the context of the post-war rise of secular volunteering, and the unique political and social...

    Ebooks - 9781925495232 - $ 39.95

  • A Concise Guide to Education Studies

    A Concise Guide to Education Studies

    By Duncan Hindmarch, Fiona Hall, Lynn Machin, Sandra Murray

    A Concise Guide to Education Studies explores key contemporary issues in education, featuring the latest theoretical perspectives and policies aimed at supporting the professional development and understanding of those working or intending to work in the education...

    Ebooks - 9781911106838 - $ 27.00

  • A Balancing Act

    A Balancing Act

    British Intelligence in Spain during the Second World War

    By Emilio Grandio Seoane

    This book reveals the development, strategy and extraordinary success of Britain's secret services in Franco's Spain during the Second World War. The main claim of this study is that British pressure, exercised above all through their...

    Ebooks - 9781782844501 - $ 74.95

  • Australia's Northern Shield?

    Australia's Northern Shield?

    Papua New Guinea and the Defence of Australia Since 1880

    By Bruce Hunt

    This book is the first to draw extensively on the recently released highly classified notes of the cabinet room discussions of successive Australian Governments, from 1950 to the mid-1970s. It details the changing attitude of the...

    Ebooks - 9781925495416 - $ 39.95

  • Handbook of Symptoms in Dogs and Cats

    Handbook of Symptoms in Dogs and Cats

    Assessing Common Illnesses by Differential Diagnosis (3rd Edition)

    By Christian F. Schrey

    Contributions by: Heidi Joeken

    A handy pocket reference book for the busy practising vet, The Handbook of Symptoms in Dogs and Cats will be an invaluable practice resource, ideal as a quick look-up guide for common...

    Ebooks - 9781912178322 - $ 72.50

  • From a Safe Distance

    From a Safe Distance

    Suicide is Not the End of the Story

    By Julia Bishop

    After his sister Abbie's suicide, Newman rediscovers her unpublished manuscript, forgotten in his loft. Considering publication he decides to write an introduction to the novel, whose main character is Vee, a teacher. Vee was previously in love with Max, a...

    Ebooks - 9781898595731 - $ 9.99

  • Media Events in Web 2.0 China

    Media Events in Web 2.0 China

    Interventions of Online Activism

    By Jian Xu

    This book is among the first to use a "media events" framework to examine China's Internet activism and politics, and the first study of the transformation of China's media events through the parameter of online activism. The author identifies the major modes of online...

    Ebooks - 9781782848288 - $ 29.99

  • Israel and Islamic Terror Abductions

    Israel and Islamic Terror Abductions

    1986-2016

    By Shaul Shay

    Kidnapping constitutes a central component in the "attack repertoire" of terror organizations. It is a means of promoting the goals of their organizations and their patrons. Since the 1960s, Israel has been extorted by terrorist organizations holding Israeli soldiers and civilians hostage, who would be returned in...

    Ebooks - 9781782843849 - $ 59.99

  • Insult to Injury

    Insult to Injury

    Violence in Spanish, Hispanic American and Latino Art & Literature

    Edited by: Debra D. Andrist

    The stark reality of all life, from the biology of the food chain incorporating all living beings to the social stratification and hierarchies of human cultures, revolves around violence-physical or psychological. That unavoidable, black-and-white, worldview of...

    Ebooks - 9781782843788 - $ 54.99

  • Experimental Shakespeare

    Experimental Shakespeare

    A Novel Reading of His Play-Scripts

    By Eli Rozik

    Shakespeare's playwrighting and possibly his directing reflect a consistent intent to explore principles that, in his days, were perceived as foreign to the dramatic idiom. This is evident within the framework of contemporary theatre theories at the time. Eli Rozik's novel reading...

    Ebooks - 9781782843757 - $ 54.99