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AUSTRALIA. Buy these 5 items as a set for $89 including shipping, 15% off the retail price. With free shipping on anything else you order.  Buy Package

In a Sunburned Country

AUS83
Bill Bryson
Broadway Books
2001
335
0767903862
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
1
0
0
The intrepid, ever-resourceful Bryson revels in Australia's eccentric characters, dangerous flora and fauna and other oddities in this wildly funny, effortlessly informative travelogue.
$16.99

Wildlife of Australia

AUS270
Iain Campbell, Sam Woods
Princeton University Press
2013
236
0691153531
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This compact photo guide covers commonly encountered birds, mammals, reptiles and frogs across Australia, including 350 species of birds.
$19.95

Aboriginal Australians

AUS230
Stephen Muecke
Thames & Hudson UK
2004
127
050030114X
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
A lively shirt-pocket encyclopedia, illustrating the culture, history and art of the Aborigines.
$15.95

Eyewitness Guide Australia

AUS101
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2016
588
1465439560
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This helpful guide features hundreds of innovative maps, color photographs and choice recommendations for excursions and sightseeing.
$30.00

Australia Map

AUS23
ITMB
ITMB
2010
2
1553411277
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A handy, folded map at a scale of 1:3,500,000.
$12.95

Culture Smart! Australia

AUS189
Barry Penney
Kuperard
2016
168
1857338286
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A concise, no-nonsense guide to local customs, etiquette and culture with a short overview of the land and people along with practical travel advice.
$11.99

Eyewitness Guide Sydney

AUS25
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2017
264
1465461329
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This superb guide to Sydney features color photography, dozens of excellent neighborhood maps and a district-by-district synopsis of the city's attractions.
$23.00

Fodor's 25 Best Melbourne

AUS298
Fodor's
Fodor's
2015
128
1101879467
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This shirt-pocket guide, with an excellent map of the city, includes a choice selection of attractions, shops and restaurants, ideal for a short visit.
$13.99

A Commonwealth of Thieves, The Improbable Birth of Australia

AUS177
Thomas Keneally
Doubleday
2007
384
140007956X
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Keneally illuminates the birth of New South Wales with drama and flair, richly evoking the social conditions in London, long sea voyage and the conditions in Australia.
$16.00

A Concise History of Australia

AUS302
Stuart MacIntyre
Cambridge University Press
2016
396
1107562430
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Now in its fourth edition, this Cambridge history covers 225 years of Australian society, economics and politics, focusing on forces that continue to shape the country in the present.
$47.99

A Traveller's History of Australia

AUS64
John H. Chambers
Interlink Publishing Group
2002
368
1566564247
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A brief history of Australia from the arrival of the Aborigines to the first European settlement and the development of the modern nation state.
$14.95

Australians, A Short History

AUS319
Thomas Keneally
Independent Publishers Group
2017
992
1760292435
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
This acclaimed chronicle is "what Australian history has desperately needed for years," according to the Canberra Times. Keneally is especially strong on the personalities who embody each age of Australia's national story. It's a large book, but is easily read chapter by chapter.
$39.95

First Footprints, The Epic Story of the First Australians

AUS284
Scott Cane
Trafalgar Square
2014
328
1743314930
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
In tandem with an ABC documentary of the same name, anthropologist Scott Cane produced this informative history to expose a long list of Aboriginal "firsts." The native tribes, he writes, were not only the first humans in Australia, they were the first oceanic mariners and may claim the first art galleries.
$29.95

Paradise in Chains, The Bounty Mutiny and the Founding of Australia

PAC343
Diana Preston
Macmillan
2017
352
1632866102
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
In a wildly entertaining chronicle, historian Diana Preston retells the unbelievable story of the HMS Bounty alongside a lesser-known tale from Australia’s founding. Both are stories of survival and shed light on the triumphs and tragedies of South Pacifi
$30.00

The Fatal Shore

AUS04
Robert Hughes
Vintage Books
1988
752
0394753666
PAPER
History
0
1
0
0
In this celebrated social history, both scholarly and entertaining, Hughes traces the fate of those who were transported to the penal colonies of Australia between 1787 and 1868. It's an engaging popular account, drawn from the experiences of the colonists themselves.
$21.95

The Reef, A Passionate History

AUS277
Iain McCalman
Macmillan
2015
352
0374535345
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
McCalman, a historian at the University of Sydney, brings to life the explorers and scientists, beachcombers, divers, indigenous peoples and castaways who first experienced the Great Barrier Reef.
$16.00

The Savage Shore, Extraordinary Stories of Survival and Tragedy from the Early Voyages of Discovery

AUS303
Graham Seal
Yale University Press
2016
320
0300220413
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
Debunking misconceptions about the "discovery" of Australia, historian Graham Seal tells the enthralling, previously untold stories of shipwrecks, historic landings and native encounters that happened long before Captain Cook.
$35.00

The Songlines

AUS01
Bruce Chatwin
Penguin
2012
320
0142422576
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
1
0
0
Rory Stewart provides the introduction to this 25th anniversary edition of Chatwin's celebrated travelogue. Chatwin transforms a journey through the Outback into an exhilarating, semi-fictional meditation on our place in the world.
$17.00

Aboriginal Art

AUS14
Wally Caruana
Thames & Hudson
2013
239
0500204160
PAPER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
This well-illustrated survey focuses on the spiritual and geographic sources of art and ritual traditions in Australia. With 187 well produced black-and-white and color illustrations.
$21.95

Inside Tracks

AUS274
Robyn Davidson
Sterling Publishing Company
2014
224
1454912944
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
The astounding story of Robyn Davidson, as captured by National Geographic photographer Rick Smolan. Davidson spent an entire year crossing the Outback with a dog and four camels to keep her company. Her award-winning account of the journey, Tracks (AUS15), is now a major motion picture, and this large format book includes scenes from the film.
$45.00

Tracks, A Woman's Solo Trek Across 1700 Miles of Australian Outback

AUS15
Robyn Davidson
Vintage Books
1995
256
0679762876
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
The true story of a woman's trek across the Australian Outback -- an adventurous tale shot through with a feel for the landscape and empathy for the Aborigines she meets along the way.
$15.95

Island Home, A Landscape Memoir

AUS318
Tim Winton
Milkweed Editions
2017
256
1571311246
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Obviously in love with Australia, Winton mixes environmental history with rhapsodic memoir to bring Australia's diverse landscapes to life.
$16.00

My Place

AUS19
Sally Morgan
Independent Publishers Group
1987
440
0949206318
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
1
0
A deeply moving autobiography of three generations in Australia, which artfully evokes Aboriginal culture. Morgan, who spent her childhood in Perth, didn't discover her Aboriginal background until she was in her teens.
$19.95

Stilwater: Finding Wild Mercy in the Outback

AUS279
de Grenade, Rafael
Milkweed Editions
2014
256
1571313141
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A vividly descriptive account of a woman’s experiences as a cattle rancher at the Stilwater cattle station in Queensland; de Grenade contrasts the startling, pastoral beauty of the land and wildlife with the harshness of ranch life.
$16.00

The Road from Coorain

AUS03
Jill Ker Conway
Vintage Books
1990
238
0679724362
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
An absorbing account of a young rural girl's coming of age in post-war Sydney. Conway paints a vivid picture of isolation and beauty -- and of the challenges of a bright, ambitious woman growing up Australian.
$15.95

Australia, A Traveler's Literary Companion

AUS38
Robert Ross
Whereabouts Press
1998
256
1883513057
PAPER
Anthology
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
Arranged geographically, this collection of works by mostly local writers, including Patrick White, Peter Carey and other luminaries, introduces the cultures, geography and mindset of Australia.
$13.95

Moonlight Downs

AUS251
Adrian Hyland
Soho Press
2009
322
1569475261
PAPER
Literature
0
1
0
0
The Ned Kelly Award-winning first Emily Tempest investigation set in the Australia. Emily, a half-white, half-Aboriginal woman returns to her hometown in the Outback only to find that the tribe’s elderly leader has been murdered.
$14.00

The Body in the Clouds

AUS322
Ashley Hay
Washington Square Press
2017
320
1501165119
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
In different ways and at different times but in the same spot, three men see a man fall out of the sky and survive in Sydney. All three are transformed by this one magical event. Australian writer Ashley Hay has crafted a luminous and unforgettable novel
$16.00

True History of the Kelly Gang

AUS119
Peter Carey
Vintage Books
2001
386
0375724672
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Carey's powerful, daring novel, steeped in the colonial history of late 19th-century Australia, won him a second Booker (the first was for Oscar & Lucinda). Outlaw, folk hero, thief and patriot, the Irish immigrant Ned Kelly and his clan figure large in t
$16.95

Chasing Kangaroos

AUS186
Tim Flannery
Grove Press
2008
272
0802143717
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
In this ode to the kangaroo, Flannery weaves his own coming of age as a scientist with tales of the strange marsupial, past and present.
$14.00

The Snorkeller's Guide to the Coral Reef, From the Red Sea to the Pacific Ocean

DIV18
Paddy Ryan
University of Hawaii Press
1994
184
0824816056
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
This take-along guide covers coral reefs, fish, invertebrates and plants of the Indo-Pacific and includes 200 color photographs.
$21.99

Australia: The East, Travellers' Wildlife Guides

AUS167
Les Beletsky
Interlink Publishing Group
2007
544
1566566142
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Featuring 650 full-color illustrations of common fish, reptiles, amphibians, mammals and birds of Australia and an overview of parks and preserves including the Great Barrier Reef.
$29.95

Australian Birds

AUS99
Pocket Naturalist
Waterford Press
2000
1583550364
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A laminated card featuring commonly encountered Australian birds.
$7.95

Australian Wildlife

AUS111
Raymond Leung (Illustrator), James Kavanaugh
Waterford Press
1999
1583550356
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This handy fold-out guide features illustrations of almost 150 species of Australian animals. Laminated and pocket-sized, it easily slips into your daypack.
$7.95

Birds of Australia, A Photographic Guide

AUS278
Iain Campbell
Princeton University Press
2015
392
0691157278
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This full-color guide profiles all 714 species of Australian birds. Its 1,100 photos are accompanied by maps, habitat profiles and descriptions of the birds’ sizes, plumages, distributions, behaviors and voices.
$35.00

Field Guide to the Mammals of Australia

AUS117
Peter Menkhorst, Frank Knight (Illustrator)
Oxford University Press
2011
256
0195550374
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
The only comprehensive guide to 376 species (kangaroos, bandicoots, koalas, wombats and more), featuring 376 full-color illustrations. Recommended by naturalists.
$39.95

Fishwatcher's Field Guide, Great Barrier Reef

DIV41
I Greenberg
Seahawk Press
1985
LB-1108
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A double-sided, laminated card covering the reef fish of Australia, Papua New Guinea and the tropical Pacific.
$7.50

Reef Fishes of the Indo-Pacific

DIV63
Matthias Bergbauer
John Beaufoy Publishing
2015
352
1909612316
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A handy field guide to over 800 species of reef fish common to the Indo-Pacific. In beautiful John Beaufoy style, the guide’s colorful and high-quality photographs are accompanied by detailed information on identifying features, size, biology and distribu
$35.00

The Australian Bird Guide

AUS313
Peter Menkhorst
Princeton University Press
2017
560
069117301X
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
All of Australia's birds are represented in this Princeton field guide. Designed for easy field identification, it profiles over 900 species with over 4,000 images, 250 color plates, up-to-date maps and the latest distribution information. For serious birders.
$39.95

For Kids

Stowaway

OCE81
Karen Hesse
Aladdin Books
2002
320
0689839898
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
For this novel, renowned children's author Karen Hesse imagines the voyages of Captain Cook (including landings in Australia and New Zealand), from the point of view of a young stowaway named Nicholas. Ages 9-14.
$7.99

One Night in the Coral Sea

DIV54
Sneed B. Collard
2006
32
1570913900
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Collard's detailed collages vibrantly introduce the underwater universe of the Great Barrier Reef.
$7.95

Here Is the Coral Reef

OCE131
Tom Leonard (Illustrator), Madeleine Dunphy
Perseus
2006
32
097737954X
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A fun, rhyming introduction to the Great Barrier Reef's colorful inhabitants and rich ecosystem, with beautiful illustrations. Part of the Web of Life series.
$9.95

Eyewitness Castle

EUR335
Christopher Gravett
DK Publishing
2008
72
0756637694
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Take a look behind the walls of these fascinating fortresses and learn how they were built to house hundreds of people and animals; how a young boy rose from lowly page to noble knight; and what life was like for the castle residents. With a CD of clip art and a poster.
$16.99

Down and Out Down Under

AUS223
Geronimo Stilton
Scholastic Inc.
2007
128
0439841208
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Between surfing with sharks, being chased by poisonous snakes and getting lost in the outback, Geronimo Stilton, globetrotting mouse adventurer, introduces readers ages 4-8 to the culture, history and wildlife of Down Under.
$7.99

This Is Australia

AUS228
Miroslav Sasek
Rizzoli International
2009
62
0789318547
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Sasek swings Down Under in this charming reprint, taking his readers into Sydney to visit its famous bridge and space-age Opera House; bustling, modern Melbourne; colonial Adelaide; semitropical Brisbane; and Alice Springs, Australia's most famous outback town.
$17.95

Loongie, the Greedy Crocodile

AUS233
Lucy Dann, Kiefer Dann
Independent Publishers Group
2010
24
1921248548
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Amid vibrant depictions of the flora and fauna of the Kimberley, a saltwater crocodile learns the importance of sharing. For ages 5-7.
$12.95

The Wake of the Lorelei Lee

AUS262
L. E. Meyer
Houghton Mifflin Company
2012
0547721943
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
The acclaimed historical fiction series Bloody Jack Adventures continues with this rollicking pirate adventure on the high seas as Jacky Faber finds herself aboard a convict ship headed for the penal colony of New South Wales, Australia.
$9.99

Lonely Planet Not for Parents Australia

AUS266
Lonely Planet Publications
Lonely Planet Publications
2012
96
1743214227
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Boomerangs, crocs, kangaroos and Ayers Rock are just some of the quintessentially Australian things covered in this irreverent and colorful guide, part of the Lonely Planet series aimed at kids.
$14.99

Big Red Kangaroo

AUS294
Claire Saxby, Graham Byrne (Illustrator)
Candlewick Press
2015
32
0763670758
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A "day in the life" portrait of a dominant male kangaroo. Saxby's lyrical text is interspersed with lovely charcoal drawings and important information on the species. Ages 5 to 8.
$16.99

Great Barrier Reef Coloring Book

AUS297
Ruth Soffer
Dover Publications
2007
30
0486456897
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This collection offers incredible illustrations of the diverse sea life found around Australia's Great Barrier Reef, including a tiger shark, spotfin lionfish, crown-of-thorns starfish, bluespine unicornfish, scribbled angelfish and many more, all waiting to be colored!
$3.99

Coral Reefs

OCE220
Sylvia Earle
Random House
2016
32
1426323646
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Written for children ages 4 to 8, this colorful book transports readers into the amazing "underwater city" of the coral reef. Underwater explorer and ocean conservationist Sylvia Earle shares fun facts about how coral reefs form, the animals that live there and how humans can keep from polluting them.
$7.99

Australia Illustrated

AUS307
Tania Mccartney
Quarto
2016
96
1925335216
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Introducing children ages 4 to 8 to Australia, this portrait details the nation's flora, fauna and major landmarks alongside its endearing quirkiness: popular sayings, different types of rain, street food delicacies, famous ferries and much more.
$21.99

Lonely Planet City Trails: Sydney

AUS321
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
104
1786579669
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
Here's a book about Sydney that's seriously streetwise. Colorful themed trails, from history and culture to food and nature, reveal amazing facts and intriguing tales that kids won't find on the tourist routes. We'll show them where to find haunted pubs,
$12.99

More Books

Kimberley Map

AUS16
HEMA Maps
Hema
2016
2
186500989X
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A large scale (1:1,250,000) map of the Kimberley region, including the northern coast of Western Australia. The reverse side features brief descriptions of major sites and national parks.
$14.95

The Nutmeg of Consolation

AUS17
Patrick O'Brian
W. W. Norton & Company
1993
315
0393309061
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This 14th installment in the Aubrey/Maturin series finds Captain Aubrey and his crew shipwrecked and making their way to the penal colony at Botany Bay, the notorious first European settlement in Australia.
$15.95

Northern Territory Map

AUS36
HEMA Maps
Hema
1
3889891578
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
An excellent, colorful map of the Northern Territories of Australia at a scale of 1:1,800,000.
$10.95

Daisy Bates in the Desert: A Woman's Life Among the Aborigines

AUS37
Julia Blackburn
Vintage Books
1995
232
0679744460
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
In this wonderfully original biography, Blackburn recreates the life of Daisy Bates (1861-1951), who abandoned her comfortable surroundings in 1913 to live for 30 years in the wilderness. It opens memorably "There was once a woman who lived in the desert."
$15.00

The Field Guide to the Birds of Australia

AUS65
Graham Pizzey, Frank Knight (Illustrator), Peter Menkhorst (Editor)
HarperCollins
2013
608
0732291933
FLEXI-BOUND
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Covering over 700 species species, the eight edition of this classic handbook and field guide includes multiple illustrations of most birds showing male, female, immature and other plumage variations. Fully updated and revised.
$29.99

Queensland Map

AUS58
HEMA Maps
Hema
2014
1
1865002135
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A colorful, detailed map of Queensland, imported from Australia. Scale 1:2,500,000.
$11.95

New South Wales Map

AUS59
HEMA Maps
Hema
2013
1
1865009741
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A detailed map on New South Wales, imported from Australia.
$11.95

Lonely Planet Melbourne & Victoria

AUS73
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
352
1786571536
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A travel guide to Melbourne and surroundings with excellent maps and plenty of practical information.
$21.99

One For the Road, An Outback Adventure

AUS79
Tony Horwitz
Vintage Books
1999
211
0375706135
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
A classic travel adventure by favorite author Tony Horwitz. This time he's set loose among the Aborigines, exiled desert rats and other odd characters in the outback.
$15.95

Lonely Planet Tasmania

AUS81
Lyn McGuar, John Chapman, Monica Chapman
Lonely Planet Publications
2015
320
1742205798
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
An excellent practical guide to Tasmania, geared for independent travelers and packed with much nuts-and-bolts info on excursions and sightseeing.
$24.99

The Birth of Sydney

AUS100
Tim F. Flannery (Editor)
Grove Press
2000
320
0802136990
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Flannery's engaging portrait of Sydney from its initial settlement to the present day, incorporating observations by early visitors including Mark Twain, Charles Darwin and Captain Cook.
$14.00

Sydney Map

AUS104
Borch Maps
Borch Maps
2006
2
386609129X
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A laminated map of the center of Sydney at a scale of 1:12,000.
$9.95

Lonely Planet Coastal Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef

AUS107
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
320
1786571552
PAPER
Guidebook
11/21/2017
0
0
0
0
A practical, full-color guide to the rain forests, reefs, off-shore islands and other attractions of Queensland with a focus on adventure and outdoor activities.
$24.99

Western Australia Map

AUS127
HEMA Maps
Hema
2
1865008753
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A detailed, homegrown map of Western Australia, with roads and topography, at a scale of 1:2,500,000.
$11.95

National Geographic Australia

AUS132
Roff Smith
National Geographic
2014
400
1426211848
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A thoroughly illustrated travel guide by National Geographic expert and adventurer Smith, who has written extensively about his travels in Australia.
$27.95

Wild Australia

AUS168
IMAX
Slingshot
2002
1584482478
DVD
Film
0
0
0
0
A dazzling overview of Australia, its geology, evolution, culture and wildlife on DVD, originally presented in IMAX theatres.
$19.99

The Turning, New Stories

AUS169
Tim Winton
Scribner
2006
321
0743279794
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
These 17 overlapping stories, steeped in everyday life on western Australia, follow the fates of a handful of characters in a small coastal town outside Perth. Winton, short-listed twice so far for the Booker Prize, has published a string of memorable novels, children's books and stories, all richly set in the working class milieu of the sparsely populated coastal desert.
$20.99

The Bone is Pointed

AUS171
Arthur Upfield
Touchstone
1998
304
0684850575
PAPER
Mystery
0
0
0
0
This Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte mystery finds the half-Aborigine detective in the place he knows best, the Australian outback, where he is investigating the disappearance of a local scoundrel.
$20.95

The Secret River

AUS179
Kate Grenville
Canongate
2007
334
1841959146
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Inspired by the history of her own family, Kate Grenville evokes all the bravado, trickery and conflict over the settlement of New South Wales in her tale of a Thames boatsman banished to the new colony in 1806.
$16.00

Back Roads Australia

AUS253
Inc. Dorling Kindersley
DK Publishing
2017
264
1465457275
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide to Australia in 25 scenic drives, each one lasting one to five days. It's packed with color photographs, maps, hotels, detours, restaurants and activities and is ideal for planning a road trip.
$25.00

Xenophobe's Guide to the Aussies

AUS260
Ken Hunt
Trafalgar Square
2008
92
1906042209
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This irreverent pocket guide to cultural awareness is both insightful -- and entertaining.
$7.95

A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia

AUS265
Steve Wilson
New Holland Publishers
2006
512
1877069469
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive account of the 800 species of Australian reptiles, grouped by family. Each entry includes a distribution map, notes on habitat, range and conservation status.
$39.95

Frommer's EasyGuide to Australia

AUS271
Frommer's
Frommer's
2016
336
1628872608
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
EasyGuides are full of practical, easy to absorb information and emphasize authentic experiences. This lightweight guide highlights important attractions with expert advice on accommodations and meals.
$16.95

In the Land of Oz

AUS272
Howard Jacobson
Gardners Books
2013
517
1408825023
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
The 2010 Booker Award winner Jacobson travels around Australia with his Australian-born wife in this marvelously described tale of wonders down under, first published 25 years ago. He concludes that "there is no more variously beautiful country."
$18.00

Lonely Planet Best of Australia

AUS273
Charles Rawlings-Way
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
324
1786578891
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Focusing on must-see and memorable places and experiences, this all color guide by the discerning editors at Lonely Planet, featuring hundreds of color photographs and maps, includes suggested tours and itineraries along with not-to-be-missed places to st
$24.99

Wallpaper City Guide Melbourne

AUS280
Wallpaper City Guides
Phaidon Press
2014
128
0714868345
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A stylish, thin (it fits in your back pocket) city guide compiled by the design magazine Wallpaper's local reporters. Well-organized, with chapter tabs, many photographs and of-the-moment recommendations.
$11.95

Wallpaper City Guide Salzburg

AUS281
Wallpaper City Guides
Phaidon Press
2011
128
0714862614
PAPER
Guidebook
11/5/2011
0
0
0
0
A stylish, thin (it fits in your back pocket) city guide compiled by the design magazine Wallpaper's local reporters. Well-organized, with chapter tabs, many photographs and of-the-moment recommendations.
$9.95

Baedeker Australia

AUS283
Hilke Maunder
Baedeker
2012
440
382976619X
PAPER
Guidebook
3/12/2012
0
0
0
0
This full-color Baedeker features the best places to stay, eat, drink and sight-see alongside 3D laminated cut-outs and a pull out map.
$25.00

Fodor's 25 Best Sydney

AUS285
Fodor's
Fodor's
2015
128
1101879351
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This shirt-pocket guide, with an excellent map of the city, includes a choice selection of attractions, shops and restaurants, ideal for a short visit.
$13.99

Melbourne Crumpled City Map

AUS288
Palomar
Crumpled City Maps
2011
1
8897487173
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Crumpled City maps are soft, yet hard-wearing, waterproof and meant to be creased and crumpled. You can place the area that you're interested in on the palm of your hand to spot street names then just screw it up, stuff it back into its case or your pocket.
$16.95

Birds and Animals of Australia's Top End, Darwin, Kakadu, Katherine and Kununurra

AUS290
Nick Leseberg
WildGuides
2015
272
0691161461
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A very handy field guide to Australia’s Northern Territory. Leesberg and company cover each animal with color photos, identifying marks, preferred habitats and tips on where to see them. Size: 8 x 6 inches.
$27.95

Groovy Sydney Map

AUS292
Groovy Map Co.
Groovy Maps
2012
1
9745251593
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
An easy-to-use, laminated map/guide to Sydney. Includes maps and insets of Sydney’s downtown, Greater Sydney, Bondi Beach and CityRail, plus helpful local listings. Folded size: 4 x 8.5 inches.
$8.95

Amnesia

AUS293
Peter Carey
Alfred Knopf
2015
368
0804171327
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
When a young woman releases a computer virus that causes thousands of Australian and American prisoners to go free, a journalist sets out to discover the truth of her intentions in this exciting novel from the two-time Booker Prize winner.
$15.99

Lonely Planet Make My Day Sydney

AUS299
Lonely Planet Publications
Lonely Planet Publications
2015
40
1743609329
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A guide to Sydney designed for the traveler who wants to create exceptional, custom itineraries. With a spiral binding and flip cards, the book offers more than 2,000 possible itineraries for each day (morning, afternoon and evening).
$9.99

Insight Guides Explore Queensland

AUS300
Insight Guides
Insight Guides
2014
144
1780056680
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Perfect for the self-guided explorer, this easy-to-use guide to Queensland recommends 15 routes around the Australian territory. Each route features trademark Insight coverage of dining, sites, shopping and entertainment plus full-color photographs and a pull-out map.
$12.99

Insight Guides Explore Melbourne

AUS301
Insight Guides
Insight Guides
2015
144
1780056850
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Perfect for the self-guided explorer, this easy-to-use guide to Melbourne recommends 14 routes around the city. Each route features trademark Insight coverage of dining, sites, shopping and entertainment plus full-color photographs and a pull-out map.
$12.99

A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Australia

AUS306
Dean Ingwersen
John Beaufoy Publishing
2016
176
1909612480
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This handy field guide to 280 birds common to Australia features high-quality photographs accompanied by detailed species descriptions, size, distribution, plumage, preferred habitats and nomenclature.
$17.95

Melbourne: 60 Creatives Show You the Best of the City

AUS308
Viction Workshop
Gingko Press
2016
132
9881320437
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A hip, colorful pocket guide with an emphasis on the artistic, drawing recommendations from 60 local creatives. Contains helpful travel advice, detailed neighborhood maps and a dust jacket that unfolds into an illustrated map.
$9.95

Monocle Sydney Guide

AUS309
Monocle
Prestel
2016
148
3899556593
HARD COVER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Designed for the upscale traveler, this Monocle guidebook to Sydney features short essays, top lists, excellent color photography and expert recommendations from Monocle magazine’s network of bureaus, correspondents and on-the-road reporters.
$15.00

Cloudstreet

AUS312
Tim Winton
Picador USA
2013
470
1250035511
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Widely recognized as one of the greatest works of Australian literature, Winton's comic epic dramatizes the struggles of two families to find happiness and success in Perth, Australia. Both families share the same house for 20 years, named "Cloudstreet."
$20.00

The Riders

AUS311
Tim Winton
Scribner
1996
384
0684822776
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Set in Ireland and Australia, this haunting novel was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. When Scully and his wife Jennifer purchase an Irish farmhouse and makes plans to settle down, suddenly Jennifer disappears. Scully searches for her while nurturing their seven-year-old daughter.
$17.00

The Light Between Oceans

AUS314
Derek Cianfrance (Director)
Baker & Taylor Video
2016
6316653042
DVD
Film
0
0
0
0
Based on the novel (AUS305) by M.I. Stedman, this romantic period drama depicts the lives of a lighthouse keeper and his wife who discover an infant girl lost at sea and raise her as their own, to later discover her true parentage and a moral quandary. Set on the Australian coast and starring Michael Fassbender and Rachel Weisz.
$23.99

Lonely Planet Melbourne City Map

AUS315
Lonely Planet Publications
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
1
1786575027
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Lonely Planet's attractive map of Melbourne is scaled so that one inch equals 0.1 miles and features sights and a helpful inset of the transit system. Printed on durable, waterproof Tyvek, the map also slips into a protective jacket.
$7.99

Lonely Planet Australia Planning Map

AUS316
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
1
1786579081
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Lonely Planet's attractive map of Australia features sights and important sights. Printed on durable, waterproof Tyvek, the map also slips into a protective jacket.
$7.99