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Australian Legendary Tales By K. Langloh Parker
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The Library of Alexandria is an independent small business publisher. We specialize in bringing back to live rare, historical and ancient books. This includes manuscripts such as: classical fiction,... More > philosophy, science, religion, folklore, mythology, history, literature, politics and sacred texts, in addition to secret and esoteric subjects, such as: occult, freemasonry, alchemy, hermetic, shamanism and ancient knowledge. Our books are available in both print and as digital books. All of our books have been revived by being scanned by people who have passion for knowledge. By purchasing this book you are helping restoring a piece of history for many generations to come to enjoy the fine ancient knowledge that is made available through our modern technology. We sincerely hope you enjoy these treasures in the form of digital books.< Less
Skeptical Blog Anthology By Kylie Sturgess, for the Young Australian Skeptics
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This book is a collection of reader-nominated blog posts, representing the best of a new wave of online skepticism. Collected over a year, it features a plethora of posts on topics ranging from the... More > vaccination debate, paranormal claims, the ongoing creep of creationism into politics and education, conspiracy theories, homeopathy, outreach, all kinds of alternative medicine and even attempts to tackle the question “What is skepticism?” The Skeptical Blog anthology features essays by: Dr Phillip Plait, Barbara Drescher, Dr Karen Stollznow, Sharon Hill, Dr Petra Boynton, Brian Thompson, Yau-Man Chan, Dr Chris French, Jack Scanlan, Laurie Tarr, Dr Amy Tuteur, Daniel Loxton, Jake Dickerman, Lisa Bauer, Desiree Schell, Michael Marshall, Andy Lewis, the Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe’s Evan Bernstein, Robert T Carroll and many others. Edited by Kylie Sturgess, in association with the Young Australian Skeptics.< Less
Skeptical Blog Anthology By Kylie Sturgess, for the Young Australian Skeptics
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SECOND EDITION… now with larger print! This book is a collection of reader-nominated blog posts, representing the best of a new wave of online skepticism. Collected over a year, it features a... More > plethora of posts on topics ranging from the vaccination debate, paranormal claims, the ongoing creep of creationism into politics and education, conspiracy theories, homeopathy, outreach, all kinds of alternative medicine and even attempts to tackle the question “What is skepticism?” The Skeptical Blog anthology features essays by: Dr Phillip Plait, Barbara Drescher, Dr Karen Stollznow, Sharon Hill, Dr Petra Boynton, Brian Thompson, Yau-Man Chan, Dr Chris French, Jack Scanlan, Laurie Tarr, Dr Amy Tuteur, Daniel Loxton, Jake Dickerman, Lisa Bauer, Desiree Schell, Michael Marshall, Andy Lewis, the Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe’s Evan Bernstein, Robert T Carroll and many others. Edited by Kylie Sturgess, in association with the Young Australian Skeptics.< Less
An Outback Marriage : A Story of Australian Life By Andrew Barton Paterson
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A 1906 novel detailing daily rural life and Outback challenges in historical Australia. Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson (17 February 1864 – 5 February 1941) was a famous Australian... More > bush poet, journalist and author. He wrote many ballads and poems about Australian life, focusing particularly on the rural and outback areas, including the district around Binalong, New South Wales where he spent much of his childhood.< Less
Poeta Nascitur Non Fit Poetry of an Australian Woman By Pamela Lillian Valemont
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Poems of a baby boomer, Pamela Lillian Valemont, an Australian woman born post-war, in 1947, who grew up in the 60’s, the Bee Gees, Elvis Presley and Beatles era, and lived through the... More > political turmoil of the Vietnam War, the rise of the conservation/environmental-driven alternative society, the abolition of Apartheid, and the granting of land rights to Australian aborigines, and her interest and participation in these issues and events is apparent in her poetry. Poems reflecting Australian life, up to and including the present day. Her latest poems, Barack Obama, (a tribute to the President of the USA), Women of Liberia, (about the women who forced their country's leader Charles Taylor, to attend peace talks that ended the Civil War in 2003), Holding Hands And Jumping, (about the 2001, 9/11 terrorist attack on the Twin Towers), and Children of a Waterborne Holocaust, (about the children swept away and drowned during the historic flood in Queensland, January 2011), are included in this book.< Less
Election Diary 2010 By Sen FPW
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An incisive insight into the Australian political process from someone who knows. All profits from sales go to charity.
Election Diary 2010 By Sen FPW
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A diary of the 2010 Australian Election, from the inside. Now an accepted campaigning resource for all elite politicians from Obama to Abbott.
Getting Shafted By Bob Bingley Watchorn
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Never in 35 years of mining experience would Bob Bingley Watchorn have been ready for what was to happen next. Bob Bingley Watchorn was enjoying going about his business, until something so impactful... More > changed his life that he had to begin to think and live from a whole new perspective. Now, with a world of experience under his belt, and travels across half the world, you’re invited on a journey filled with more golliwogs and ginger beers than you’d care to meet in a big mine canteen, not to mention some of the hair-raising, death-defying escapes of a man intent to try and live a normal family life in the outback and be home before dinner for scones and tea. All beautifully preserved in a diary and pen and ink sketches from an era where there was no taboos on drugs, no WORKSAFE when leaping across shafts and no politically correct terminology. Welcome to the real Down Under. You’ll understand why this man got shafted and still came up with a respectable sense of humour.< Less
Poeta Nascitur Non Fit (A Poet Is Born, Not Made) By Pamela Lillian Valemont
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Pamela Valemont is a multi-faceted Australian poet. From the political and environmental radical campaigner of the 70's to the adoring and adored grandmother of 2012, Pamela never fails to surprise... More > with the scope of her subject material. Wildly humorous or deadly serious, she encompasses it all, from the classical sonnet in true English Wordsworthian style with an inherent message to deliver, to laid-back free verse, to rhyming children's poems that will bring a smile to your face. It's all here for you to enjoy. A poet of quality, a keeper, she will be with us long after she has gone from this earth. Her poetry will go into the annals of history, for our children and our children's children: an historical record of her era, for posterity.< Less
Pushed from the Wings: An Entertainment By Ross Fitzgerald
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Teetotal hypochondriac hero, Grafton Everest is overweight, indolent, indecisive and gets on badly with most of his fellow academics at tin-pot Bowen University. If things seem bad, they only get... More > worse when Grafton discovers that his old high school teacher recruits graduates for national security work. And with the Free Enterprise World Symposium coming to Bowen he needs Grafton, who suddenly finds himself up to his neck in clandestine operations involving everyone from the Premier down. There’s missing nuclear waste somewhere and Bowen campus is awash with radical splinter groups and terrorist cells, all seemingly hell-bent on apocalyptic action. They’re nutty enough to give political correctness a bad name. "The good Doctor, Ross Fitzgerald, has invented a 16-stone, hypochondriac, degenerate creep, Grafton Everest." - Steve J Spears "Grafton Everest is a wonderful creation whom I would place without question in the ranks of Philip Roth’s Portnoy and Kingsley Amis’s Lucky Jim." - Barry Humphries< Less