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121 Fraser, Morag & O'Reilly, Joseph (Ed) Save Our ABC the Case for Maintaining Australia's National Broadcaster
Melbourne Hyland House Publishing Pty Ltd 1996 1875657991 / 9781875657995 Paperback Very Good Illustrated by Petty, Bruce 
Nice clean copy. Brief profiles of contributors. 200gms weight; Cartoons; 108 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
122 Friedman, Leila Why Can't I Sleep At Nana's Any More? Death, Divorce and the Grandparents
Melbourne Matchbooks 1990 1863210245 / 9781863210249 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Signed by Author
100p. Signed by author who is the Convenor of the Grandparents' Support Group, part of the Older Persons' Action Centre and concerned by the trauma caused when the special bond between grandparent and and grandchild is broken. There is no such thing as an 'ex-grandparent". Looks unread. 120gms weight; 8vo ; Signed by Author 
Price: 7.00 AUD
123 Gaita, Raimond a common humanity thinking about love & truth & justice
Text Publishing 2000 1876485418 / 9781876485412 Paperback Very Good; yellowed paper, no creases. Signed by Author
2003 reprint. Gift dedication signed by author on title page. index. 300gms weight ; 294 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 16.50 AUD
124 Garner, Helen THIS HOUSE OF GRIEF The Story of a Murder Trial
Melbourne Text Publishing 2014 1922079200 / 9781922079206 Paperback Very Good; Paper yellowed. 
2014 reprint. Account of the court case in Melbourne where the father of 3 young boys is on trial for driving them into a dam where they drowned. 500gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
125 Gilchrist, Gavin The Big Switch : Creating Jobs, Saving Money, and Protecting the Environment in the 21st Century
Crows Nest, Nsw, Australia Allen & Unwin Pty. , Limited 1995 1863737502 / 9781863737500 First Edition Soft Cover As New 
304p, index, colour photos. "Governments have conspired with their power companies to stifle the promotion of new high-technolgy energry efficient systems because they have become addicted using these comapnies as tax collectors. "; 8vo 
Price: 11.00 AUD
126 Gilley, Tim EMPOWERING POOR PEOPLE A Consumer View of the Family Centre Project
Melbourne Brotherhood of St Laurence 1990 0947081380 / 9780947081386 Paperback Good 
Yellowed paper; Bibliography, Brotherhood of St Laurence launched the Family Centre Project in 1972, an important anti-poverty experiment in Australia - feedback from the families involved. 250gms weight; Research for Action; Vol. 2; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages 
Price: 18.00 AUD
127 Glanville, Jason Et Al COMPACT '98 Youth Sector Compact of Commitment to Reconciliation
Canberra Australian Youth Policy & Action Coalition Inc 1997 First Edition Softcover Fine 
Produced by the Indigenous Youth Project of the Australian Youth Policy and Action Coalition, with a foreword by Governor General, Sir William Deane, the aim is to promote reconciliation and provide resources, background information and a campaign action plan. Reading list, survey and statistics on Aboriginal health, history, Stolen Generation, opinions on Reconciliation from leading Australians, lists of resources and useful contacts to attain Reconciliation. 350gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 148 pages 
Price: 21.50 AUD
128 Goodsir, Debra; King, Andrew; Mallett, Miranda; Youngs, Jennifer LISTEN TO THE VOICES Uncommon Stories from Korea, Brazil, the Philippines, and Israel/palestine
Sydney Uniting Church in Australia 1994 0646194925 / 9780646194929 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Published by the Interns in Mission Program, a Uniting Church Program for young people who undergo training in Australia then placement in overseas churches where there is injustice and impression. Andy King who signed the gift insdription on title page worked in Rio De Janiero. Interns share their stories and observations with Australian audiences and in this volume. 250gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 130 pages; Signed by One Author 
Price: 21.50 AUD
129 Grabosky, Peter and Sutton, Adam (Eds) Stains on a White Collar : Fourteen Studies in Corporate Crime or Corporate Harm
Sydney Hutchinson of Australia 1989 0091693314 / 9780091693312 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
268p, index. Highlights need for corporate responsibility in Australia. Trade paper with dustjacket. Owner's name on half title page.515gms weight; 8vo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
130 Graham, Duncan Dying Inside
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1989 0044421281 / 9780044421283 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
First full length analysis of Australia's contentious social issue - black deaths in custody, the background to and inadequacy of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Black Deaths in Custody, case studies. 204 p index, notes. Almost as new.500gms; 12mo 
Price: 10.62 AUD
131 Graham, Duncan Dying Inside
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1989 0044421281 / 9780044421283 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good; Yellowed paper 
First full length analysis of Australia's contentious social issue - black deaths in custody, the background to and inadequacy of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Black Deaths in Custody, case studies. Index, notes. 200gms; 12mo ; 204 pages 
Price: 10.62 AUD
132 Grand, Marcello (Ed) NOT ONLY BLACK + WHITE : NO. 5 FEBRUARY 1994
Sydney Studio Magazines Pty Ltd 1994 10389424 Paperback Very Good 
Large visual arts magazine featuring art photography in this issue of: David Bailey, Joyce Tenneson, Marc Robin. Issued six times per year in Australia. ; Color Illustrations; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 112 pages 
Price: 14.00 AUD
133 Grant, Bruce The Boat People: an 'age' Investigation with Bruce Grant
Melbourne Penguin 1979 0140055312 / 9780140055313 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Creased spine, firm, clean copy. ; Draws on reports of foreign correspondents and the AGE newspaper's special international investigation into the refugee crisis when thousands of small craft "Boat People' left Vietnam seeking refuge and a new life. Asks the question 'Will there be more Boat People? 8 pages of b/w photos, maps, chronology 1975-July 1979; 12mo 
Price: 8.50 AUD
134 Grassby, Al J The tyranny of prejudice
Melbourne AE Press 1984 0867870494 / 9780867870497 Paperback Very Good- 
Tip of top corner back cover damaged. Darkened paper. ; Illustrated with cartoons, racial prejudice. 150gms weight; Cartoons; 8.30 X 5.40 X 0.20 inches; 108 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
135 Gray, Ian POLITICS IN PLACE Social Power Relations in an Australian Country Town
Cambridge University Press 1991 0521404266 / 9780521404266 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Index, bibliography. Power at the community level in Cowra, New South Wales. 600gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages 
Price: 21.25 AUD
136 Groves, Derham MAIL ART The Do-It- Yourself Letterbox from Workshop to Gatepost
Sydney Hale & Iremonger 1998 0868066451 / 9780868066455 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Index, bibliography. Architect and pop-culture historian surveys the origins and variety of the more than 6 million letterboxes around Australia, living folk art. 255 gms weight ; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
137 Hadfield, Peter SPORTING DIETS
Sydney Lillyfield 1987 0730102211 / 9780730102212 Paperback Very Good 
What do Australian sports men and women eat? Profiles of famous runners, footballers, jockeys, b/w portraits, cricketers and typical meals. Introduction Rosemary Stanton. 200gms weight ; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 158 pages 
Price: 9.50 AUD
138 Hall, Wayne and Solowij, Nadia and Lemon, Jim THE HEALTH AND PSYCHOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES OF CANNABIS USE Prepared for the National Task Force on Cannabis. Monograph Series No 25
Canberra Australian Government Publishing Service 1994 0644350857 / 9780644350853 Paperback Very Good 
Summary of major adverse health and psychological effects of cannabis abuse. 500gms weight; National Drug Strategy; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 210 pages 
Price: 29.50 AUD
139 Hamilton, Clive and Maddison, Sarah (Ed) SILENCING DISSENT How the Australian Government is Controlling Public Opinion and Stifling Debate
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2007 1741751012 / 9781741751017 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Index, notes. Uncovers the tactics used by Howard Government to undermine public debate, silence whistle blowers, demand silence from funded agencies and ngos to threaten democracy. 260gms weight; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 282 pages 
Price: 16.50 AUD
140 Hamilton, r s (ed) Fair Work Australia waltzing matilda and the sunshine harvester factory the early history of the Arbitration Court, the Australian minimum wage, working hours and paid leave. a history resource for educational institutions
Melbourne Fair Work Australia 2011 0646548816 / 9780646548814 Paperback Very Good; Usual library stamps and markings covered in clear adhesive plastic only borrowed once. 
index, notes, glossary. 600gm weight; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 234 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD

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