Sheringtons: A History
Sheringtons: A History
Geoffrey Edgar Sherington and Bruce Banfield Sherington
Darlington Press
ISBN: 9781921364570

Sheringtons is the history of a family over five centuries, set against contexts of place and enterprise. For the ...

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Sir Frank Packer: a biography
Sir Frank Packer: a biography
Bridget Griffen-Foley
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781743323823

Legendary media baron Sir Frank Packer was pugnacious, autocratic and always controversial. After joining forces with Labor ...

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Ending War, Building Peace
Ending War, Building Peace
Edited by Lynda-ann Blanchard and Leah Chan
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899431

The US-led invasion and occupation of Iraq led to more than a million people being killed, displaced five million from th...

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Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Five-book set
Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Five-book set
Researched and presented by Margaret Mendelawitz
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899271

Charles Dickens is little celebrated as a journalist, yet his career spanned nearly 40 years. Starting as a court reporte...

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Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Five: Maritime Conditions
Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Five: Maritime Conditions
Researched and presented by Margaret Mendelawitz
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899264

Charles Dickens is little celebrated as a journalist, yet his career spanned nearly 40 years. Starting as a court reporte...

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Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Four: Mining and Gold
Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Four: Mining and Gold
Researched and presented by Margaret Mendelawitz
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899257

Charles Dickens is little celebrated as a journalist, yet his career spanned nearly 40 years. Starting as a court reporte...

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Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Three: Frontier Stories
Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Three: Frontier Stories
Researched and presented by Margaret Mendelawitz
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898694

Charles Dickens is little celebrated as a journalist, yet his career spanned nearly 40 years. Starting as a court reporte...

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Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Two: Immigration
Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book Two: Immigration
Researched and presented by Margaret Mendelawitz
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898687

Charles Dickens is little celebrated as a journalist, yet his career spanned nearly 40 years. Starting as a court reporte...

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Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book One: Convict Stories
Charles Dickens' Australia. Selected essays from Household Words 1850-1859. Book One: Convict Stories
Researched and presented by Margaret Mendelawitz
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898670

Charles Dickens is little celebrated as a journalist, yet his career spanned nearly 40 years. Starting as a court reporte...

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Australia and the wider world: selected essays of Neville Meaney
Australia and the wider world: selected essays of Neville Meaney
Edited by James Curran and Stuart Ward
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781743320259

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The essays in Australia and the Wider World bring together a lasting contribution to the story o...

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Australia and the world: a festschrift for Neville Meaney
Australia and the world: a festschrift for Neville Meaney
Edited by Joan Beaumont and Matthew Jordan
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781743320006

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Australia and the World celebrates the pioneering role of Neville Meaney in the formation and de...

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The Search for Security in the Pacific, 1901-1914. A History of Australian Defence and Foreign Policy 1901-23: Volume 1
The Search for Security in the Pacific, 1901-1914. A History of Australian Defence and Foreign Policy 1901-23: Volume 1
Neville Meaney
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899189

First published in 1976, The Search for Security in the Pacific 1901-1914 is the first volume in a pioneering two-...

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Archaeology of the Chinese fishing industry in colonial Victoria
Archaeology of the Chinese fishing industry in colonial Victoria
Alister M Bowen
Sydney University Press in association with the Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology
ISBN: 9781920899813

During the 1850s and 1860s, Chinese immigrants played a major role in the development of the fishing industries in Austra...

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Playing in the bush: recreation and national parks in New South Wales
Playing in the bush: recreation and national parks in New South Wales
Edited by Richard White and Caroline Ford
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781743320020

For over 100 years, people have been drawn to national parks by the promise of getting 'back to nature'. Australia has so...

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Genocide Perspectives IV: Essays on Holocaust and Genocide
Genocide Perspectives IV: Essays on Holocaust and Genocide
Edited by Colin Tatz
UTS ePress
ISBN: 9780987236975

Genocide isn't past tense - and the Nazi and Bosnian eras are not yet closed. The demonising of people as 'unworthy' and...

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Sydney: the making of a public university
Sydney: the making of a public university
Julia Horne and Geoffrey Sherington
Miegunyah Press
ISBN: 9780522861211

From its beginnings in 1850, the University of Sydney was created as an institution to suit the needs of New South Wales, no...

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Official Guide to the National Park of New South Wales
Official Guide to the National Park of New South Wales
Trustees of the National Park
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899899

The National Park of New South Wales was proclaimed Australia's first national park on 26 April 1879. The National Park, ...

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Camouflage Australia: art, nature, science and war
Camouflage Australia: art, nature, science and war
Ann Elias
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899738

In 1939 a group of artists, designers, architects, scientists and military experts met in Sydney, Australia, to discuss the ...

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Thirty years in the South Seas: land and people, customs and traditions in the Bismarck Archipelago and on the German Solomon Islands
Thirty years in the South Seas: land and people, customs and traditions in the Bismarck Archipelago and on the German Solomon Islands
Richard Parkinson
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899639

Richard Parkinson's Thirty years in the South Seas was first published in 1907. In this 900-page work, Parkinson d...

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The Shore Whalers of Western Australia: Historical Archaeology of a Maritime Frontier
The Shore Whalers of Western Australia: Historical Archaeology of a Maritime Frontier
Martin Gibbs
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899622

Every winter between 1836 to 1879 small wooden boats left the bays of southwest Western Australia to hunt for migrating Hump...

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Migration and Cultural Contact:
Germany and Australia
Migration and Cultural Contact: Germany and Australia
Edited by Andrea Bandhauer and Maria Veber
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898632

The collected essays in Migration and Cultural Contact: Germany and Australia investigate historical documents, le...

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A Birdstuffer's Library: A 19th Century Naturalist's Library
A Birdstuffer's Library: A 19th Century Naturalist's Library
Joan Webb
self-published
ISBN: 97809580227731

George Caley (1770?1829) was a nineteenth century English naturalist who was a collector for Sir Joseph Banks in the colony ...

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Summertime Blues: 150 Years of Sydney University Cricketers
Summertime Blues: 150 Years of Sydney University Cricketers
Max Bonnell and James Rogers
Sydney University Cricket Club Foundation
ISBN: 0646455974

Cricket has been played at Sydney University for more than 150 years: the first recorded match was played in 1854. It is the...

Paperback: A$30.00

 
Newtown Tarts: A History of Sydney University's Women's Sports Association
Newtown Tarts: A History of Sydney University's Women's Sports Association
Sonja Lilienthal
The University of Sydney
ISBN: 1864483547

Sonja Lilienthal's meticulously documented history of the Sydney University Women's Sports Association traces the growth of ...

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The Tolpuddle Martyrs: injustice within the law
The Tolpuddle Martyrs: injustice within the law
by Herbert Vere Evatt with a new introduction by Geoffrey Robertson
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899493

The legend of the six rural labourers who were transported to Australia in 1834 for swearing an oath of solidarity is cel...

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An unlikely leader: the life and times of Captain John Hunter
An unlikely leader: the life and times of Captain John Hunter
Robert Barnes
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899196

Despite several landmarks across the state bearing his name, John Hunter, the second governor of New South Wales, remains...

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50 Great Moments: Celebrating the Golden Jubilee of the University of Sydney's Electron Microscope Unit
50 Great Moments: Celebrating the Golden Jubilee of the University of Sydney's Electron Microscope Unit
Edited by Kyle Ratinac
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898762

During the 1950s, with the electron microscope fast becoming the characterisation tool par excellence for many scientific an...

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Moving in the Open Daylight:  Doc Evatt, an Australian at the United Nations
Moving in the Open Daylight: Doc Evatt, an Australian at the United Nations
Ashley Hogan
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899288

The year was 1945. The place was San Francisco. The topic was the world.

Ashley Hogan tells the story of a mom...

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Parting with my sex: cross-dressing, inversion and sexuality in Australian cultural life
Parting with my sex: cross-dressing, inversion and sexuality in Australian cultural life
Lucy Chesser
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898311

In this original and unusual work, Lucy Chesser explores the persistent recurrence of cross-dressing and gender inversion wi...

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Limits of Location: Creating a Colony
Limits of Location: Creating a Colony
Edited by Gretchen Poiner and Sybil Jack
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920899158

In 1826, partly as a means of curbing disorder and brutality in bush living, Governor Darling established the area known as ...

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Invasion to Embassy: Land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1992
Invasion to Embassy: Land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1992
Heather Goodall
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898588

Invasion to Embassy challenges the conventional view of Aboriginal politics to present a bold new account of Aborig...

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Sydney University Sport 1852-2007: more than a club [hard cover]
Sydney University Sport 1852-2007: more than a club [hard cover]
Geoff Sherington and Steve Georgakis
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898854

Limited edition hardcover, only 100 copies available

Sydney University Sport...

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Sydney University Sport 1852-2007: more than a club
Sydney University Sport 1852-2007: more than a club
Geoff Sherington and Steve Georgakis
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898915

Sydney University Sport 1852-2007: More than a club offers a fascinating and highly informative overview of the de...

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Port Essington: The historical archaeology of a north Australian nineteenth-century military outpost
Port Essington: The historical archaeology of a north Australian nineteenth-century military outpost
Jim Allen
Sydney University Press
ISBN: 9781920898878

In 1966 Jim Allen undertook the first professional excavation of a European site in Australia. The 1840s military settlement...

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