Told by ABC journalists who were on the ground and broadcasting during our worst ever fire season, spearheaded by Michael Rowland The bushfires that burnt across Australia from June 2019 to February

Black Summer: Stories of Loss, Courage and Community from the 2019-2020 Bushfires
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This will not come as a surprise to anyone, including even to the President's most ardent defenders: Donald Trump lied to me from the start Saving Justice is James Comey's searing memoir and guide to reclaiming truth in the institutions of justice, which hav... read more

Saving Justice: Truth, Transparency and Trust
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 History

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Why did the sacking of rugby player Israel Folau over his social media posts become one of the nation's most polarizing controversies? How could one man's religious views activate so many people in modern Australia? And what does the sides people found themselves on tell us about the ... read more

Truth Is Trouble
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A sequel to the prescient bestseller, first published in 1982, that alerted the public to the likely impacts of information technologies and the emergence of a post-industrial society. When Sleepers, Wake!was first released i... read more

What Is to Be Done: Political Engagement and Saving the Planet
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What role did the queen play in the governor-general Sir John Kerr's plans to dismiss prime minister Gough Whitlam in 1975, which unleashed one of the most divisive episodes in Australia's political hi... read more

The Palace Letters: The Queen, The Govenor General and the plot to dismiss Gough Whitlam.
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 History

Bob Woodward's new book, Rage, is an unprecedented and intimate tour de force of original reporting on the Trump presidency. Rage goes behind the scenes like never before, with stunning new details about early national security decisions and operations and Trump's moves as he faces a global pande... read more

Rage
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 History

"An indispensable voice of and for this moment." -Timothy Snyder, author of On Tyranny A bestselling, National Book Award-winning journalist's bracing elucidation of our tumultuous times.   In the run-up to the 2016 election, Masha Gessen stood out from other journalists for t... read more

Surviving Autocracy
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 History

Carmen Callil explores her roots in a book that is a miracle of research and whose writing is fuelled by righteous anger - a story of Empire, migration and the poverty and injustice of nineteenth-century England
In this remarkable book, Carmen Callil discovers the story of her Br... read more

Oh Happy Day
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A VIVID PORTRAIT OF WOMEN'S LIVES DURING THE GOLDEN AGE OF TRANSATLANTIC TRAVEL
Before convenient air travel, transatlantic travel was the province of the great ocean liners and never more so than in the glory days of the interwa... read more

Maiden Voyages - Women and the Golden Age of Transatlantic Travel
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Writers, scientists, historians, journalists and commentators consider subjects as broad as culture and the arts, working as a doctor, travel, domestic violence, security, immigration, the death of a loved one, g... read more

Fire Flood and Plague: Australian Writers Respond to This Extraordinary Year
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 Australian Studies

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This second volume of Dunera Lives presents the voices, faces, and lives of 20 people, who, together with nearly 3000 other internees from Britain and Singapore, landed in Australia in 1940. All over the world there were Dunera Lives, those of men and women who pass... read more

Dunera Lives: Profiles
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 Australian Studies

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Australians have always loved to step out in nature, whether off-track or along a marked route. Bushwalking – an organised long-distance walk in rugged terrain that requires maps and camping equipment, or a family day out – is o... read more

The Ways of the Bushwalker: On Foot in Australia
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