The inside story of the Walsh Street Task Force and how a young policeman advanced through Victoria Police in the turbulent 1980s.
The true story of murder on HMAS Australia. During World War II a sailor is killed, the suspects are part of a rumoured homosexual group on board the flagship. What followed was one of the most controversial events in the history of the Royal Australian Navy and triggered unprecedented legal and political events.
A fabulous, fast-paced and stirring memoir of the Vietnam War from an American civilian who bitterly self-exiled himself to Australia afterwards to start life over again. Written with candour and dark humour, Carl Robinson’s astonishing story set against the backdrop of unremitting war embraces the enduring hope and indomitable spirit of the ......
In the 22nd edition of this book, Ion Idriess tells of his beginnings, of his childhood in Lismore, Tamworth and Broken Hill, of his apprenticeship in bushcraft, and of the growing love for the Australian Outback which illumines all his work. He tells of the jobs he had, - as rouseabout, horse breaker, horse tailer, shearer.