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The Battle for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, Armstrong, Karen
1 Armstrong, Karen The Battle for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam
Hammersmith HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2004 0006383483 / 9780006383482 Reprint Paperback Very Good 12 mo 
442 pp. Faint yellowing to edges of text block. Internally as new. Glossary, notes, bibliography, index. "Explains brilliantly and perceptively how and why [fundamentalists'] understanding of religion and society differs so starkly from that of their contemporaries." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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2 Corera, Gordon Shopping for Bombs : Nuclear Proliferation, Global Insecurity, and the Rise and Fall of the A. Q. Khan Network
Carlton North, VIC, Australia Scribe Publications 2006 1920769935 / 9781920769932 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xvi, 288 pp. Shallow creases to covers. Edges of text block lightly yellowed. Spine uncreased; internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Idea of Politics: The Uses of Power in Society, Duverger, Maurice
3 Duverger, Maurice The Idea of Politics: The Uses of Power in Society
London Methuen 1966 First English Language Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
238 pp. Light general and edgewear to boards. Library sticker residue to front cover. Library stamps to edges of text block. Internally, library impedimenta restricted to endpapers and title page. Text is clean, bright, unmarked. Book is solidly bound. "In the 18th century it was easy to write an introduction to politics. Today it is easy in the Soviet Union. However, in western Europe in the year 1964 it is a very difficult task, because here and now there is no generally accepted overall theory of politics such as existed in the 18th century or exists today in the Communist world. Any attempot to write one must therefore be based on a personal approach." -- from the Foreword 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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4 Greenlees, Don, and Robert Garran Deliverance
Crows Nest NSW Allen & Unwin 2002 1865083674 / 9781865083674 First Paperback Very Good + 8vo 
xvi, 375 pp. Light scuffing to lower edge of text block. Internally as new. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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The Roses In My Carpets, Khan, Rukhsana
5 Khan, Rukhsana The Roses In My Carpets
Canada Stoddart Kids 1998 0823413993 / 9780823413997 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Himler, Ronald 
Unpaginated. Some light dents to pictorial boards. Small crease to first page, otherwise internally as new. "When a young boy and his mother and sister come to a refugee camp to escape the war in Afghanistan, he finds some comfort in the beauty of the carpets he is learning to weave." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Trustees on Trial: Recovering the Stolen Wages, Kidd, Ros
6 Kidd, Ros Trustees on Trial: Recovering the Stolen Wages
Canberra Aboriginal Studies Press 2006 0855755466 / 9780855755461 First Paperback As New Octavo 
212 pp. Includes abbreviations and conversions, case citations, Queensland laws and regulations, notes, index. "In her startling new book, Ros Kidd uses official correspondence to reveal the extraordinary extent of government controls over Aboriginal wages, savings, endowments and pensions in twentieth century Queensland... Kidd unpicks official dealings on the huge trust funds compiled from private income and community endeavours, showing how governments used these finances to their advantage, while families and communities struggled in poverty." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Developments of Civil Society in Communist Systems, Miller, Robert F., editor
7 Miller, Robert F., editor The Developments of Civil Society in Communist Systems
North Sydney Allen & Unwin 1992 1863731717 / 9781863731713 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
187 pp. Light general wear to covers; lower front corner lightly bumped, creased. Spine uncreased. Internally unmarked, solidly bound. "The basic elements of the civil society paradigm are applied to a number of case studies -- the USSR, China, Poland, Hungary, the former German Democratic Republic, Yugoslavia and Vietnam -- with the objective of clarifying the reasons behind the success or failure of a functional civil society to develop in these countries in recent years." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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On Alien Rule & Self Government, Plamenatz, John
8 Plamenatz, John On Alien Rule & Self Government
London Longmans 1960 First Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
224 pp. Foxing to upper edge of text block. Considerable lightly pencilled underlining and marginalia. Pages are otherwise bright, crisp and solidly bound. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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9 Polan, A. J. Lenin and the End of Politics
London Methuen 1984 0416370101 / 9780416370102 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
viii, 229 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dj. Very light wear to black boards. Faint foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked, solidly bound. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The International Economy since 1945 (The Making of the Contemporary World, series), Pollard, Sidney
10 Pollard, Sidney The International Economy since 1945 (The Making of the Contemporary World, series)
London and New York Routledge 1997 0415140676 / 9780415140676 First Paperback Near Fine 12 mo 
127 pp. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. Glossary, notes, further reading, index. "Why did the world enjoy twenty years of economic growth from 1945? Why was this followed by stagnation and mass unemployment?" 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Politics of Terrorism: The Sri Lanka Experience, Ratnatunga, Sinha
11 Ratnatunga, Sinha Politics of Terrorism: The Sri Lanka Experience
Belconnen, ACT International Fellowship for Social and Economic Development 1988 0858893193 / 9780858893191 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xx, 417 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated covers. Lower corner lightly bumped. A few faint splotches to edges of text block. Internally unmarked, tightly bound. Illustrated with b/w photos in plates and b/w maps in the text. "The theme of the book is the manner in which the cry for a separate state started; how it is supported; from where the funds come to sustain it; the significant role India plays in its attitude towards Sri Lanka; and the support South India gives to the terrorist movement." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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The Left, the Right and the Jews, Rubinstein, W.D.
12 Rubinstein, W.D. The Left, the Right and the Jews
London and Canberra Croom Helm 1982 0709902042 / 9780709902041 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Octavo 
234 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Spine panel sunned. Book is as new. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Common Sense and Nuclear Warfare, Russell, Bertrand
13 Russell, Bertrand Common Sense and Nuclear Warfare
London George Allen and Unwin 1959 First Paperback Good 12 mo 
93pp. Spine creased, light wear to covers, particularly at corners. Gatefold flaps. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "The peril [of nuclear war] is caused by the combination of modern science with archaic hatreds." 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Dignity of Difference: How to Avoid the Clash of Civilizations, Sacks, Jonathan
14 Sacks, Jonathan The Dignity of Difference: How to Avoid the Clash of Civilizations
London and New York Continuum 2002 0826463975 / 9780826463975 Reprint Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Small Octavo 
216 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. All else as new. "As the politics of identity replaces the politics of ideology, can religion overcome its conflict-ridden past and become a force for peace?" 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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And He Loved Big Brother: Man, State and Society in Question, Shrapnel, Pamela
15 Shrapnel, Pamela And He Loved Big Brother: Man, State and Society in Question
London Macmillan / The Council of Europe 1985 033338752X / 9780333387528 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Octavo 
ix, 197 pp. A little edgewear to unclipped dw. Edges of text block lightly yellowed. All else as new. "The question posed by the colloquy on the theme of Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four held in Strasbourg at the Council of Europe was whether Orwell's book is still an apocalyptic vision or whether we are actually in the midst of it. This volume presents some of the contributions.... It attempts to highlight the various aspects of a political science-fiction nightmare through which we may well be living now and to assess, nevertheless, the viability of European humanism." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Yalta Myths: An Issue in U.S. Politics, 1945-1955, Theoharis, Athan G.
16 Theoharis, Athan G. The Yalta Myths: An Issue in U.S. Politics, 1945-1955
Columbia, Missouri University of Missouri Press 1970 0826200885 / 9780826200884 First Hard Cover Good + Good Octavo 
viii, 263 pp. General and edgewear to price-clipped dw. A few light splotches along the upper and lower joints. A little foxing to fore- and lower edges of text block. Internally bright, clean and solidly bound. "[P]rovides an essential background for understanding current issues that are descendants of Yalta's reality and its mythology." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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17 Wolterstorff, Nicholas; Secretary of the Steering Committee The Responsibility of Christian Institutions of Higher Education to Justice in the International Economic Order
Grand Rapids, Michigan Calvin College 1978 Paperback Good Octavo 
vi, 303 pp. Light general and edgewear to covers. Edges of text block a little foxed and tanned. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Proceedings of the Second International Conference of Reformed Institutions for Christian Higher Education. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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