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Penny Wong : passion and principle : the biography

Author: Simons, Margaret
Type: Book - XX(1751554.1)
Year: 2019
Senator Penny Wong is an extraordinary Australian politician. Resolute, self-possessed and a penetrating thinker on subjects from workplace relations to foreign affairs, she is admired by parliament...
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From Turnbull to Morrison : the trust divide : Australian Commonwealth Administration 2016-2019

Type: Book - XX(1749707.2)
Year: 2019
Is trust between the government and Australians broken? The country's leading institutions have been ranked among the least trusted in the world at a time when the economy has experienced...
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Don Dunstan : the visionary politican who changed Australia

Author: Woollacott, Angela, 1955-
Type: Book - XX(1748128.2)
Year: 2019
Don Dunstan was one of the most significant political figures of twentieth-century Australia. As Premier of South Australia, he blazed a trail of reform. But his influence reached far beyond his home...
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Being David : before you judge me

Author: Oldfield, David, 1958-
Type: Book - AM I0C A
Year: 2019
'Being David' is less traditional biography more 'conversations with...' or 'lessons I've learnt' in style of book. It is basically David's views on the world we're...
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Tiberius with a telephone : the life and stories of William McMahon

Author: Mullins, Patrick
Type: Book - 321 MCMA
Year: 2018
William McMahon was a significant, if widely derided and disliked, figure in Australian politics in the second half of the twentieth century. This biography tells the story of his life, his career,...
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The PM years. Volume II

Author: Rudd, Kevin, 1957-
Type: Book - 994.072 RUDD
Year: 2018
It was the coup that killed Australian politics. Less than three years after taking government in a landslide election victory, Kevin Rudd was betrayed by his deputy and the factional powerbrokers of...
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Hoodwinked : how Pauline Hanson fooled a nation

Author: Walsh, Kerry-Anne
Type: Book - 324.294 WALS
Year: 2018
Pauline Hanson claims to represent the average Australian but The Stalking of Julia Gillard's Kerry-Anne Walsh has discovered nothing could be further from the truth. 'Very few public figures...
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Oppy : the life of Sir Hubert Opperman

Author: Oakman, Daniel
Type: Book - 796.62 OPPE
Year: 2018
Hubert 'Oppy' Opperman was a sporting icon, a cycling phenomenon whose epic feats of endurance captivated the cycling world. For over two decades, he dominated almost every race he entered and...
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Sex, drugs and the electoral roll : my unlikely journey from sex worker to Member of Parliament

Author: Patten, Fiona
Type: Book - 324.294 PATT
Year: 2018
From her early days as an AIDS-HIV educator and activist and CEO of Australia's national adult goods and services lobby group, the Eros Association, Fiona has always fought hard for what she...
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Remarkable : the courage, commitment and contribution of Australia's National Living Treasures

Author: Williams, Melinda
Type: Book - 920.094 WILL
Year: 2018
Inspired by the incredible achievements of Australia's National Living Treasures, Remarkable presents the first ever comprehensive collection of their personal stories. Based on extensive research...
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Weatherboard & iron : politics, the bush and me

Author: Joyce, Barnaby
Type: Book - 324.294 JOYC
Year: 2018
Think you know Barnaby Joyce? Think again. The former Leader of the Australian National Party, and the Deputy Prime Minister of Australia between 2016 and 2018, Joyce's world came crashing down...
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Finding my place [audio book CD]

Author: Aly, Anne, 1967-
Type: Audio Book - AUDIO BOOK
Year: 2018
Anne Aly was the first Australian Muslim woman, the first Egyptian-born woman and the first counter-terrorism expert to be elected to Federal Parliament. She was also most probably the first...
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