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The Second Mountain : The Quest for a Moral Life

Author: David Brooks Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd Publish Date: 16 Apr 2019 ISBN-13: 9780241400630 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English DEBUTED AT NO.1 ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST NO.1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE SOCIAL ANIMAL Are you on your first or second mountain? Is life about you – or others? About success […]

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Robert Menzies: the art of politics

Author: Troy Bramston Publisher: Scribe Publications Publish Date: 16 Apr 2019 ISBN-13: 9781925713671 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: A revelatory biography of Australia’s longest-serving prime minister. Robert Menzies claimed the prime ministership in 1939 and led the nation during the early years of the war, but resigned two years later when he lost the […]

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The Colonial Fantasy : Why White Australia Can’t Solve Black Problems

Author: Sarah Maddison Publisher: Allen & Unwin Publish Date: 01 Aug 2019 ISBN-13: 9781760295820 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Australia is wreaking devastation on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Whatever the policy–from protection to assimilation, self-determination to intervention, reconciliation to recognition–government has done little to improve the quality of life of Indigenous […]

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From Secret Ballot to Democracy Sausage: How Australia Got Compulsory Voting

Author: Judith Brett Publisher: Text Publishing Publish Date: 05 Mar 2019 ISBN-13: 9781925603842 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: It’s compulsory to vote in Australia.We are one of a handful of countries in the world that enforce this rule at election time, and the only English-speaking country that makes its citizens vote.Not only that, we […]

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How to Think Like a Roman Emperor : The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius

Author: Donald Robertson Publisher: St Martin’s Press Publish Date: 02 Apr 2019 ISBN-13: 9781250196620 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English “This book is a wonderful introduction to one of history’s greatest figures: Marcus Aurelius. His life and this book are a clear guide for those facing adversity, seeking tranquility and pursuing excellence.” –Ryan Holiday, […]

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Maoism : A Global History

Author: Julia Lovell Publisher: Vintage Publishing Publish Date: 31 Aug 2019 ISBN-13: 9781847922502 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English *** WINNER OF THE 2019 CUNDILL HISTORY PRIZE SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION 2019 SHORTLISTED FOR THE NAYEF AL-RODHAN PRIZE FOR GLOBAL UNDERSTANDING SHORTLISTED FOR DEUTSCHER PRIZE*** ‘Revelatory and instructive… [a] beautifully […]

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Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump : The brilliant New York Times bestseller

Author: Rick Reilly Publisher: Headline Publishing Group Publish Date: 02 Apr 2019 ISBN-13: 9781472266101 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2019 WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. ‘An eye-watering account of the president’s abuse of the rules of golf’ The Sunday Times ‘Reilly pokes more […]

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The Right Side of History : How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great

Author: Ben Shapiro Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc Publish Date: 24 Apr 2019 ISBN-13: 9780062857903 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Now a #1 New York Times Bestseller. Human beings have never had it better than we have it now in the West. So why are we on the verge of throwing it all away? […]

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Violence

Author: Slavoj Zizek Publisher: Profile Books Ltd Publish Date: 12 Sep 2012 ISBN-13: 9781846680274 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Zizek argues that the physical violence we see is often generated by the systemic violence that sustains our political and economic systems. With the help of eminent philosophers like Marx, Engel and Lacan, as […]

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Never in Anger : Portrait of an Eskimo Family

Author: Jean L. Briggs Publisher: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS Publish Date: 01 Jul 1974 ISBN-13: 9780674608283 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Jean Briggs journeyed to the Canadian Northwest Territories in the summer of 1963 to begin a seventeen-month anthropological field study of the small group of Eskimos who live at the mouth of the […]

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