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BEING ABORIGINAL

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: ABC Books: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005198


Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean compressed page edge. Clean and unmarked cover. View more info

ONE COUNTRY: A BOLD PROPOSAL TO END THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN IMPASSE

By: Abunimah Ali

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007662


As New condition. "A creative, provocative approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict- one state for two peoples- that is sure to touch nerves on all sides." View more info

COMRADES: PORTRAITS OF SOVIET LIFE

By: Bookbinder A, Lichtenstein O. And Denton R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: BBC Books: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007305


Very Good condition. View more info

THE COLLECTION OF WILLIAM AND LUCY MORA

By: Deutscher and Hackett

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Deutscher and Hackett: 2010

Seller ID: 008470


Excellent condition, catalogue of auction of indigineous art from the collection of William and Lucy Mora. Catalogue includes colour photograph of each piece, detailed discription, provenance and estimated value. View more info

THE CANE TOAD REPUBLIC: WHY WE VOTED NO

By: Flint David

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Wakefield Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004959


Very Good condition. No inscription. Title changed prior to release, note attached by publisher to first page. Clean compressed page edge. Clean, unmarked cover, with subtitle changed by publisher with sticker. View more info

THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

By: Hadfield Miles and John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1961

Edition: first Edition

Seller ID: 006885


Very Good condition. An enchanting book that delves into the history and symbolism of Christmas, both of Christian and Pagan origin, focusing on traditions and customs that relate to all twelve days of Christmas. View more info

Bedouin Jewellery in Saudi Arabia

By: Heather Colyer Ross

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Arabesque: 1996

Seller ID: 010408


128pp with a vg bibliography, glossary & annotations of methods etc. Closed tear to dj at spine bottom (mayhaps a cranky camel??) Chapters on types of jewellery, history, regional influences, techniques, materials & of course wonderful photography. Approx 1 kg carded packed for post. Oblong book 23H x 30W View more info

SOUNDINGS IN MODERN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

By: Low D.A. (ed)

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007538


Very Good/Good condition. View more info

Ahab's Trade The Saga of South Sea Whaling

By: Mawer, Granville

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2000

Seller ID: 008356


Book in as new condition for both cover & contents. Australian maritime historian Mawer traces the rise and fall of the whaling trade, which in two centuries decimated the spermaceti whale but also charted much of the South Pacific.393pp bw photos, charts, illust & a glossary. View more info

MALAYSIA IN FOCUS

By: McKie Ronald

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007539


Good condition. View more info

Bruchko

By: Olson, Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Creation House: 1996

Seller ID: 009378


202pp, crease to upper right corner, Fascinating story of a young man who feels called to evangelize the Motilone Indians in Columbia. At nineteen he strikes out for the jungle--endures much hardship, but is stubborn beyond belief... His sixth sense about not bringing Western civilization along with his spiritual beliefs is beautiful. An incredible glimpse inside another world. All pp clean, owner name page1. View more info

AUSTRALIAN ACCENT

By: Pringle John Douglas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus - London: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004906


Very Good condition. Clean pages and compressed page edge. Inscription on first page. Clean and unmarked boards. Dustjacket is a little yellowed on spine and has a little wear on corners. Tight binding and illustrations included. View more info

THEIR DARKEST HOUR: PEOPLE TESTED IN THE EXTREME IN WWII

By: Rees Laurence

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007638


Very Good condition. View more info

Mayan Dream Walk: Literate Shamanism in the Yucatan

By: Richard Luxton with Pablo Balam

Price: $38.00

Publisher: UK, Rider: 1981

Seller ID: 009377


Paperback, 247 pages. Published by Rider, United Kingdom, 1981. Good condition - cover has light crease to lower right corne, no previous ownership marks, pages are clean and tight. The story of Mayan hieroglyphic writing remembered and interpreted by a contemporary Mayan Indian, don Pablo Balam. Balam’s words are the only explanation of Mayan sacred writing given to outsiders since the pre-Columbian culture was repressed by the Spanish invaders. The mysterious hierogl... View more info

THE ANGEL OF GROZNY: INSIDE CHECHNYA

By: Seierstad Asne

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Virago: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007623


As New condition. "The tragedy in Chechnya has continued but the world has moved on, its attention on other conflicts. In a broken and devastated society she (Asne Seierstad) meets the orphans, the wounded, the lost. And she meets the children of Grozny, those who will shape their country's future. What happens to a child who grows up surrounded by war, who grows accustomed to violence? Whose childhood is ruined? View more info