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- Goldfields Track walking guide
- Gariwerd - Reflecting on the Grampians
- The People of Budj Bim
- The People of Gariwerd
- William Barak - Bridge builder of the Kulin
- Daughter of Two Worlds
- A Fortunate Accident
- Recreating the Country
- Bureaucracy Blues & Alpha Jerk
- My Father's Son & Tomorrow
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The People of Budj Bim - community history award winner
Award Winning Indigenous history of the Gunditjmara people of south-west Victoria, builders of stone houses and the world's oldest fish trap systems. Budj Bim landscape is now World Heritage nominated by the Australian Government. Inc GST and $3.50 p&h.
Daylesford Nature Diary: Six seasons in the Wombat Forest
A delightfully whimsical, beautifully illustrated nature journal, which reintroduces the concept of the Indigenous six seasons, rather than the four seasons we have inappropriately adopted from the northern hemisphere. Includes a wall poster wheel calendar in full colour with wonderful illustrations. The book’s stories and accompanying pix are about the common plants and animals, which residents and visitors are most likely to encounter in Victoria's foothill forests. The discounted online retail price includes $5.00 p&h charge and GST.
Adding Value to the Farmers’ Trees: Community forestry in Indonesia
Community-based commercial forestry (CBCF) is seen worldwide as a way of reversing the loss of forests. Linking reafforestation with commercial opportunities for rural communities seems a logical strategy. Over the past 10 years, a multi-disciplinary team of over 30 Australian and Indonesian researchers has addressed this across five districts within Indonesia. In this 128 page paperback, project team leader Dr Digby Race and his colleagues have drawn together the threads of their research and presented it in plain English. Exclusive to em PRESS, inc p&h
The People of Gariwerd: The Grampians Aboriginal history
Indigenous history of the Gariwerd/Grampians Ranges. Brings to light new archeological evidence of long term and substantial occupation of the ranges stretching back over 20,000 years. Copiously illustrated and suitable for schools. Into its third print run.
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A Fortunate Accident - biography of Indigenous Paralympian Kevin Coombs
An inspirational story of tragedy and triumph. As an Aboriginal boy from Balranald, author Kevin Coombs became a paraplegic after a rabbit shooting accident. Overcoming adversity, Kevin had a stellar international sporting career in basketball – one of the few to carry both the Olympic and Paralympic torches. Subsequently, Kevin went on to play a leading role in a wide range of health, housing, educational and legal initiatives. $25.00 inclusive of $3.50 p&h charge and GST.
My Father's Son - award winning autobiography by Ric Throssell
My Father's Son was runner-up in the National Book Council Banjo Awards for Australian Literature. It tells the story of Ric Throssell's long battle to break through the suspicion and prejudice that stifled his Foreign Affairs career as the result of being the son of a famous communist, Katherine Susannah Pritchard. In 1997, em PRESS published a revised edition, which includes a new final chapter that uncovers the information in top secret files held by ASIO on Throssell. Despite Throssell's claims to the contrary, a recent book advances evidence he was part of a Russian 'spy-ring' during the Cold War. Inc p &h and GST.
Tomorrow - final dystopian novel by Ric Throssell
The final novel by the son of Communist writer Katherine Susannah Pritchard. A diplomat, Ric was to become embroiled in a spy scandal. This third and final novel is his take on utopian dreams and their dark side. Described as an "important" and "courageous novel" in the Canberra Times. Includes p&h and GST.