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Get Smart: The Crucible (Study Guide)
Egan, Maurice
ISBN: 0855833246
Science Press Marrickville, NSW 1999 Reprint
 Soft Cover Soft cover, reprint, 164g, 76pgs. HSC study guide to The Crucible by Arthur Miller. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUENG104  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Literacy Labyrinth, The
Anstey, Michele; and Bull, Geoff
ISBN: 0724807047
Prentice Hall Sydney, Australia 1996 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated, 610g, 295pgs. This book provides students with a broad framework of knowledge about literacy teaching and learning. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a texta marking to the side page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUENG111  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Research Methods in Education
Cohen, Louis; and Manion, Lawrence
ISBN: 0415102359
Routledge London, England 1997 Fourth Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, fourth edition, 414pp, weighs 716 gms. This book covers the whole range of methods currently employed by educational researchers. This is a very good copy with minor general wear and tear. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000250  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Guidance Approach for the Encouraging Classroom, A
Gartrell, Daniel
ISBN: 0827376170
Delmar Publishers USA 1998 Second Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, second edition, 416pp, weighs 672 gms. This book provides information on guiding young children's personal and social development. In a comprehensive manner the author links together the concepts of developmentally appropriate practice, conflict management, mistaken behaviour, character development, and anti-bias curriculum. This is a very good copy with minor general wear and tear. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000251  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Action Strategies for Deepening Comprehension
Wilhelm, Jeffrey D.
ISBN: 0439218578
Scholastic Australia P/L Australia 2002 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover book, reprint, brand new, 192pp, weighs 342gms. Role plays, text-structure tableaux, talking statues, and other enactment techniques that engage students with text. Book is brand new and in excellent condition.   As New/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000284  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Teaching Principles and Practice
Cole, Peter G; and Chan, Lorna K.S
ISBN: 0724811893
Prentice Hall of Australia Sydney, Australia 1987 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover book, edition not stated, 322pp, weighs 506gms. This book is about how to teach. Relevant for all subjects at all levels, including pre-school, primary, secondary and technical colleges, it offers specific guidelines about how to succeed as a teacher in the classroom. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Book has been covered in contact for protection. Inside front page has small corner cut out, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000290  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Media and Society: An Introduction
O’Shaughnessy, Michael; and Stadler, Jane
ISBN: 0195514025
Oxford University Press Melbourne, Australia 2002 Second Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, second edition, 668gms, 362 pages. This book examines the role of the media in contemporary society and analyses representations of the world found in photographs, advertisements, film, television, and language. A good solid copy with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000314  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Nursery Smart Pages: A Guide for Nursery Directors & Caregivers
Haystead, Sheryl (ed.)
ISBN: 0830719067
Gospel Light USA 1997 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated, 758gms, 256 pages. This book lets you provide babies and toddlers with much more than just great child care. This indispensable manual equips you and your nursery workers to nuture little ones physically, emotionally and spiritually. The book includes reproducible advice, articles and activities. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000464  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Comprehensive Classroom Management: Creating Communities of Support and Solving Problems
Jones, Vernon F.; And Jones, Louise S.
ISBN: 0205318509
Allyn and Bacon USA 2001 Sixth Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, sixth edition, 780gms, 463 pages. This book is divided into the following parts: foundations of comprehensive classroom management; creating positive interpersonal relationships in the classroom; increasing student motivation and learning by implementing instructional methods that meet students academic needs; minimizing disruptive behaviour and increasing learning by effective classroom organization and management; and when prevention is not enough. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000500  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Teacher Cases: A Qualitative View of Teachers’ Work
Brady. Laurie
ISBN: 0724803459
Prentice Hall Australia 1999 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated, 236gms, 120 pages.This book is a collection of case studies demonstrating what teachers actually do in today's primary classrooms. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Small pen inscription on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000503  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Language and Literacy Learning in the Early Years: An Integrated Approach
Neuman, Susan B.; And Roskos, Kathleen A.
ISBN: 0030768462
Harcourt Brace College Publishers USA 1993 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated, 502gms, 311 pages. Contents includes: learning language and literacy as an integrated process; understanding language and literacy development; bridging home and child care environments for literacy learning; designing the physical environment for language and literacy learning; planning for integrated language and literacy learning; bringing integrated language and literacy learning into the classroom; engaging children in integrated language and literacy learning activities; and assessing language and literacy learning. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000504  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Management of a Student Research Project, The
Sharp, John; and Howard, Keith
ISBN: 056607706X
Gower Publishing Limited Hants, England 1996 Second Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, second edition, 464gms, 270 pages. This is the bestselling practical guide for all students intending to write up and present for examination the results of research projects. It shows how to manage the project within a set period of time and with limited facilities. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000528  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Internet Commerce: Digital Models for Business
Lawrence, Elaine; Corbitt, Brian; Fisher, Jo-anne; Lawrence, John; and Tidwell, Alan
ISBN: 0471341673
John Wiley & Sons Australia Milsons Point, Australia 2000 Second Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, second edition, 690gms, 344 pages. This book provides a thorough discussion of the fundamental technologies, applications and issues associated with Internet commerce. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000627  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Internet Commerce: Digital Models for Business
Lawrence, Elaine; Corbitt, Brian; Fisher, Jo-anne; Lawrence, John; and Tidwell, Alan
ISBN: 0470802359
John Wiley & Sons Australia Milsons Point, Australia 2003 Third Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, third edition, 712gms, 332 pages. This book provides a thorough discussion of the fundamental technologies, applications and issues associated with Internet commerce. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000628  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Internet Business Models: Text and Cases (with Original CD)
Eisenmann, Thomas R.
ISBN: 0072498684
McGraw Hill New York, USA 2002 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated (assumed first edition), this is an international edition of the book, 1190gms, 650 pages, iincludes original CD that came with the book. Book is in very good, near new condition with only very minor general wear and tear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 85.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000629  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Cases in Electronic Commerce
Huff, Sid L; Wade, Michael; and Schneberger, Scott
McGraw Hill New York, USA 2002 Second Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, second edition, international edition, 702gms, 467 pages. Book is in very good, near new condition with only very minor general wear and tear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000632  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Public Relations Kit for Dummies
Yaverbaum, Eric; and Bly, Bob
ISBN: 0764552775
IDG Books Worldwide Inc. Forster City, California, USA 2001 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated, 680gms, 346 pages, includes original CD with templates. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pencil mark on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000646  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Quality School: Managing Students Without Coercion, The
Glasser, William
ISBN: 0060969555
Harper Collins Publishers New York, USA 1992 Second Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, second expanded edition, 310gms, 266 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 001017  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Study Guide to Accompany ’Management: A Pacific Rim Focus’
McKenna, Richard; and Krell, Terence
ISBN: 0074701835
McGraw Hill NSW, Australia 1996 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 376gms, 242 pages. This is the Study Guide to accompany - Management A Pacific Rim Focus. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001027  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Art in Society: A Guide to the Visual Arts
Copplestone, Trewin
ISBN: 0130477125
Prentice Hall New Jersey, USA 1983 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 1150gms, 384 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ART1  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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All Write, All Ready: Book 1
Mitchell, Greg; Mitchell, Katie
ISBN: 0582659590
Longman Cheshire Pty Ltd   Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Soft cover, 48 pgs. Workbook for early writing. Photocopy masters. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other preloved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUENG20  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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All Write, All Ready: Book 2
Mitchell, Greg; Mitchell, Katie
ISBN: 0582659590
Longman Cheshire Pty Ltd   Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Soft cover, 48 pgs. Workbook for early writing. Photocopy masters. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other preloved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUENG21  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Art Detective
Stockley, Michelle
Rigby Heinemann Port Melbourne 1995 Reprint
 Soft Cover viii+135pp. Illustrated card covers. Very firm and clean book. Previous owner's name to inside front cover. Fully colour illustrated throughout. ISBN 0858595788. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009588  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Event Management: For Tourism, Cultural, Business and Sporting Events
Van Der Wagen, Lynn
ISBN: 1862505357
Pearson Education Australia Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia 2005 Second Edition
 Softcover Softcover, second edition, 696gms, 390 pages. This book covers all the skills you need to become a successful practitioner in the event industry. Learn how to design, plan, market, and stage an event, as well as how to manage staff and staffing problems. Other areas covered include: legal compliance; sponsorship; bidding; catering; evaluation; risk management; financial control; and waste management. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is some highlighting throughout from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOLEI7  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Being Different: Active English 5
Doolan, Janet
ISBN: 0713183268
Edward Arnold Australia Pty Ltd Caulfield East, VIC, Australia 1988 First Edition
 Softcover Large softcover, first edition, 692g, 286pgs. This book adopts a comprehensive and integrated approach to the study of English at the senior secondary level. Contents includes: communication (the spoken and written word); essay writing; writing workshops; imaginative writing; writing to inform; writing to persuade; written and oral instructions; the novel; the short story; poetry; drama; theme - being different; and research projects. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Cover shows scuffing to corners and edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUENG117  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Child Development: A Topical Approach (Study Guide)
Vigorito, Michael; and Greco-Vigorito, Carolyn
ISBN: 0395481457
Houghton Mifflin Company Boston, MA, USA 1992 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 784gms, 349 pages. Study guide that accompanies the original textbook of the same title written by Bukatko and Daehler. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Book has been covered in clear contact for protection by previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDU61  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sociology of Education: Possibilities and Practices
Allen, Jennifer (ed)
Social Science Press Katoomba 2001 2nd Edition
 Soft Cover xii+396pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. ISBN 1876633239.  Near Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009052  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Poems For Year Twelve 1980
Allsopp, F. J.; Hunt, O. W.; and Pyne, R. (eds)
ISBN: 007072900X
McGraw Hill Sydney, Australia 1980 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 238gms, 215 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a large pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front title page otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: POE120  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Educating Children with Special Needs in Regular Classrooms: An Australian Perspective
Ward, James; Bochner, Sandra; Center, Yola; Outhred, Lynne; and Pieterse, Moira
ISBN: 0858375982
Macquarie University NSW, Australia 1989 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 229pp, weighs 482 gms. This book discusses both classroom practice and research in the integration of children with special needs. It includes chapters on early language intervention, teaching basic skills, behavioural management and transition education. This is a good copy with moderate general wear and tear and mild cover discolouration. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000252  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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We Swear By the Southern Cross: Investigations of Eureka and Its Legacy to Australia’s Democracy
no author
ISBN: 1863665919
Curriculum Corporation Carlton South, Australia  First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 232gms, 60 pages. This is a lower and middle secondary education resource that explores the Eureka Rebellion and its legacy to Australian democracy. It includes a teachers guide, a narrative history of Eureka, and five investigations with reproducible student worksheets. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: EDU65  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Infants & Toddlers: Curriculum and Teaching (International Student Edition)
Wilson, LaVisa Cam
ISBN: 0827339674
Delmar Publishers  1990 Second Edition
 Softcover Softcover, second edition, 610gms, 345 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: EDU64  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Writers’ Wordbook, The
Blaxell, Gregory; and Winch, Gordon
ISBN: 1875695141
Phoenix Education Pty Ltd Albert Park, Australia 1993 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 204g, 154pgs. This book includes spellcheck A-Z, problem words, abbreviations, prefixes and suffixes, synonyms and antonyms, and other useful lists. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUENG125  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Understanding Teaching: Developing Teachers and Teaching
Olson, John
ISBN: 0335092888
Open University Press Buckingham, UK 1992 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 220gms, 103 pages. This book interprets the realities of classroom life, and suggests to teachers how they might learn even more effectively from their everyday experience. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: EDU66  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Asia’s Modern Century
Rich, Joe
ISBN: 0582682460
Longman Cheshire Melbourne, Australia 1985 New Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint of new edition, 806g, 350pgs. Countries covered in this text are: China; Indonesia; Japan; India; and Papua New Guinea. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: EDUHIS8  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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JUGGLING: Master the Skills of Juggling with Balls, Rings and Clubs
Darbyshire, Lydia [Ed]
ISBN: 1853484083
New Burlington Books London 1993 1st. British
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 80pp., colour diagramatic illustrations throughout. Book clean, tight, no marks. Illustrated dustjacket: no tears, tiny bruises along top only. Contents include: Basic Three Ball, Advanced Three Ball, Two People Three Ball, Rings, Clubs, Club Passing, Other Objects, Compiling an Act, Glossary. Weight approx. 740g.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 18.49 (AUD)
Book Number: 000276  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DOWN WITH SUPERWOMAN
Conran, Shirley
ISBN: 0283996293
Sidgwick & Jackson in Assoc. With Penguin Books Great Britain 1990 
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xi, + 449pp., b/w illustrations throughout. Book clean, square and tight. Leaves clean and unmarked. Loose-plastic protected, illustrated [author portrait at rear] dustjacket has minor creasing and a light stain to spine ends, indentations and minor scuffs. "For everyone who hates housework. How to survive life, stay sane, save time and money, be a working wife and mother, save wear and tear on yourself, move house, be organised, etc., etc." Book weight approx. 930g.   Very Good/Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000959  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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EVERYMAN’S GOOD ENGLISH GUIDE
Fieldhouse, Harry
ISBN: 0460045180
J.M.Dent & Sons London 1982 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 270pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed dustjacket protected in a removable plastic cover. "This book holds out firm standards of accurate expression. It examines concisely spelling, grammar, punctuation, style and pronunciation, defending many imperilled traditions but also upholding various modernisms and American imports. There are detailed examples of common difficulties, explanations of the underlying ideas of sentence construction . . . Profuse with colloquial examples, the book clarifies many of the obscure basics that dictionaries leave English speakers to work out for themselves." Book weight approx. 523g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010164  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SPEECH DIFFICULTIES IN CHILDHOOD: A Practical Guide for Teachers and Parents
Williams, Rona M.
Harrap London 1962 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 184pp., intext, line-drawn b/w illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Name obliterated with felt marker pen on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Monochrome, pictorially illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, mildly edgeworn and spotted. "This book tries to explain to parents and teachers what the speech difficulties of children are, how they arise and what may be done to remedy them . . . " Contents include: Foreword by T. Pomfret Kilner, Normal development of speech, Delayed speech development, Confused speech, Stammering, Voice disorders and their correction, Physical abnormalities and speech defects, Sound testing, Further exercises, Index. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good+/Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002035  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING: A Manual of Method for Pupil-Teachers and Assistant Masters
Park, Abr.
Blackie and Son London 1886 5th [Unstated]
 Orig. Decorated Brown Cloth HB vii, + 174pp. Book mildly cocked and shaken. Corners abraded and frayed, short splits to gutters. Dark blue endpapers. Former owner's name on endpapers, title and contents pages. Pen-ruled leaves [for notations] throughout textblock have several written upon, else minor fingermarks and spots. 19 chapters, viz: Training the senses and memory, School discipline, Writing, Spelling, Writing from dictation, Arithmetic, Mental arithmetic, Grammar, Composition, Geography, History, Object lessons, School registration, Physical education, Concluding remarks, Appendices x 6, Index. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002029  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROGRAMMING LEISURE EXPERIENCES: A Cyclical Approach
Gaylene M. Carpenter and Christine Z. Howe
ISBN: 0137292864
Prentice Hall New Jersey 1985 First Edition
 Pictorial Boards Hardcover viii, + 184pp., intext tables and figures throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, nominally bumped head and foot. Leaves clean, but redolent. Monochrome, pictorially illustrated gloss boards trivially bumped on upper foredge corners, else very good. "This book is an overview of the process of programming leisure experiences with a unique emphasis on human growth & development on the life course and a cyclical procedure that begins with needs assessment and ends with program revision . . . " Contents include: Preface, Intro., Life course & leisure, Trends & issues relevant, Comprehensive program development, Intro. to leisure programming, Needs assessment, Program: Development, Implementation, Evaluation and revision. Index. Book weight approx. 460g.   Very Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002136  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1983
[Edited by] Imelda Palmer
ISBN: 0522842658
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria 1983 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xvi, + 230pp., sparsely illustrated: 2 b/w half-tone plates; 2 intext line drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Minor foxing on several leaves, former owner's name on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Pictorial, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn in part, with short closed tears and crease, mildly U.V. affected on spine, else good. " . . . the essays in this volume, whether examing nineteenth or twentieth century material, illume the contemporary debate on some central issues in education." Contents include: Prelims., Women teachers' quest for salary justice [1915-1946], ALP policy formulation process, Secondary education for all, Education of Atawe, Working-class education, Free schooling; South Australia 1875-1898, Child-saving & urban school reform; South Australia at the turn of the century, Index. Book weight approx. 460g.   Very Good/Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002152  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1984
[Edited by] Imelda Palmer
ISBN: 0522842860
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xvi, + 220pp., 4 unpaginated, b/w half-tone plates, intext tables. Book clean, nominally cocked. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Block edges flecked, else leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket foxed on unprinted background, insect damage on spine, otherwise OK. "The twenty-sixth issue of 'Melbourne Studies In Education', long recognized as a major publication in its field . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Education of a Professor of Education, State-aid at the Bar, Career of a Colonial schoolmistress, Industrial fund, Meeting needs-Seven years' hard labour, Origins/Formation of Teachers' Unions in 19th century Australia, Context of reorganisation of Tertiary education in Australia, Sex, schools and emerging occupational interests, Index. Book weight approx. 470g.   Very Good/Fair +
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002153  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MELBOURNE STUDIES IN EDUCATION 1985
[Edited by] Imelda Palmer
ISBN: 0522843093
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] xiii, + 253pp., 4 unpaginated b/w halftone plates, intext line-drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Dated inscription on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn and U.V. affected on spine, else very good. "The twenty-seventh issue of 'Melbourne Studies In Education', a publication long acknowledged as a leader in its field." Contents include: Prelims., Education of a psychologist, Pedagogical traditions . . . , Some reflections on the concept of educational disadvantage, Social class & educational disadvantage, Disability & disadvantage-Special education in Australia, School & University-What went wrong in America, Moral education as the achievement of virtue, Index, more. Book weight approx. 500g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002154  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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INTERVIEWING: A Guide for Journalists and Writers
Sedorkin, Gail and McGregor, Judy
ISBN: 1865087017
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest, N.S.W. 2002 1st [P/B] 1st Impression
 Softcover vii, + 184pp., several intext, b/white illustrations, both halftone and sketch-drawn. Book clean. Spine firm, but slightly cocked. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. With tips and examples from leading Australian and New Zealand journalists, this comprehensive text on interviewing techniques for young journalists working in both print and broadcast media. Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 10 chapters, viz: The Interview-Reveal All, Research, Breaking The Ice, Questions, Print Interviews, ditto Broadcast, Telephone, Email, more. Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 003729  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ESSENTIAL ENGLISH-VIETNAMESE DICTIONARY
Dihn-Hoa, Nguyen
ISBN: 0804816611
Charles E. Tuttle Co. Rutland, Vermont/Tokyo, Japan 1994 5th P/B
 Softcover xii, + 316pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper slightly creased and edgeworn, an original seller's sticker affixed to plain inner front. " . . . provides concise translations of over 16,000 entries. Many entries include useful compounds and phrases, indicating the actual usage of the word . . . " Book weight approx. 590g.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 004734  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WINDOW DISPLAY
Kroll, Natasha
The Studio Limited London 1954 First Edition
 Hardcover 96pp., b/white frontispiece and intext, demonstrative halftone plates and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright white title there-on. Mildly bumped on head and heel of same. Random flecks and splotches throughout textblock and edges. No dustjacket. Written for those interested in merchandising window displays, the author, in this publication, has worked with the idea of display on a limited budget, and endeavoured to suggest ideas which depend not so much on expensive props, but on the use of everyday objects available to all . . . Contents include: Prelims., Reasons for Window Display, General Principles, Treeatment of Merchandise, The Setting, Window Displays, Display Calendar, Tickets, Lighting, Display Tools & Materials. Book weight approx. 500g.  Good+
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005289  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HANDBOOK FOR DAIRYMEN
Colletti, Anthony
Iowa State University Press Ames, Iowa, U.S.A. 1963 First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) 307pp., halftone plate frontispiece. Illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates, line-drawings, and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Pale green cloth boards lightly bumped on heel of backstrip. Original seller's stamp on ffep., acidic (browned) strips on pastedowns, otherwise leaves clean. No dustjacket. Published in the United States, this handbook, which includes practical hints, will be of value to the dairyman requiring information dealing with practical aspects of dairy cattle management. Contents include: 22 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good
Price: 16.83 (AUD)
Book Number: 005766  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MODERN PARTY GAMES: Games, Competitions, Ideas
Stevens, Kate
Ward, Lock London 1959 4th Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 160pp., several pages of sketch-illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Random splotches on two preliminary leaves, minor flecks on textblock edges. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, lightly edgeworn, acidic spine and foredge folds. "This book is written for adults, though much of the material can be adapted for children . . . " Lots of fun for social occasions will be found within the 14 'sections' of this book. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 006242  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HTML COMPLETE
Ehlen, Anamary (Editor)
ISBN: 0782128017
Sybex Inc Alameda, California, U.S.A. 2000 Second Edition, 4th Impression
 Softcover xxvi, + 1010pp., b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slight browning to edges. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn only. Learn all about Web publishing-working with HTML, designing pages, using page components . . . get up to speed with HTML, and then move on to Web design and advanced Web languages . . . Includes Master's Reference, and in-depth reference which puts HTML tags, properties and attributes at your fingertips. Contents include: Intro., 23 informative chapters, over four 'parts', plus Appendix: HTML Master's Reference, and Index. Book weight approx. 820g.   Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006631  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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JXTA IN A NUTSHELL
Oaks, Scott, Traversat, Bernard and Gong, Li
ISBN: 059600236x
O'Reilly Sebastopol, California, U.S.A. 2002 First Edition
 Softcover xii, + 401pp., b/white figures intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, several with soft corner crease. Thin black stripe to foot of textblock. Illustrated card wrapper has minimal edgewear, small crease to front panel. Written by key members of the JXTA programming team, 'JXTA in a Nutshell' is both a tutorial and a quick reference, which aims to get you up to speed with JXTA in as short a time as possible . . . Contents include: Preface, Introducing JXTA, 18 informative chapters, Biblio., Class, Method and Field Index, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good +
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006635  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE SAMURAI SWORD
Yumoto, J.M.
ISBN: 0804805091
Charles E. Tuttle Rutland, Vermont, and Tokyo, Japan 1985 23rd Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 191pp., illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plate sections, plus intext line-drawings, charts and characters. Book clean. Spine firm, but nominally cocked. Front free endpaper cleanly excised, minimal ex libris evidence on colophon, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated (M. Kuwata), loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and crinkled, plus neatly price-clipped. " 'The Samurai Sword' is an indispensable book for the fortunate owner of one (sword) and an invaluable source book for all interested in this superb craft, the secrets of which have been jealously guarded for centuries . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 9 chapters, viz: History, Parts, Blade Shape, Construction and Grain, Making a Sword, Inscriptions, Care and Maintenance, Appraisal and Value, Relative Point Values, Biblio., Glosary, Old Provinces, Index. Book weight approx. 465g. Ex-Library Good+/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006660  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ANCIENT GREECE
Kavacs, Charles (Edited by Peter Snow)
ISBN: 0863153968
Floris Books Great Britain 2004 First Thus
 Softcover 174pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, one page corner-creased. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, small, soft corner crease to rear. "A re-telling of Greek mythology and ancient history as recommended for Steiner-Waldorf curriculum class 5-6 (age 10-12)." Contents include: Preface, Greek Mythology, The Argonauts, Perseus, The Twelve Labours of Heracles, Theseus, Greek History, Alexander the Great, Index. Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006711  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HELP YOUR CHILD TO SUCCEED : The Essential Guide for Parents
Lucas, Bill and Smith, Alistair
ISBN: 1741013534
Hawker Brownlow Education/ The Learning Ladder Victoria, Australia 2004 
 Softcover 96pp., colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Previous distributor's sticker to inside front cover. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn and scuffed. " Every parent wants the best for their child . . . the essential guide for parents of preschool and primary children . . . Packed with activities, games, tips and suggestions for ways to support your child, the book is both a practical guide for dipping into, and a thought-provoking read." Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 006766  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THINKING STORIES 2
Cam, Philip (Edited by)
ISBN: 0868065099
Hale & Iremonger Pty, Limited Alexandria, NSW, Australia 1994 3rd Impression
 Softcover 80pp., b/white sketch illustrations throughout by Ken Rinkel. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn and scuffed. " . . . a further collection of stories for children 8-12 years old to enjoy with their parents and teachers. The stories raise questions about topics such as: appearance and reality, magic and make-believe, mind and body, order in nature, power, freedom and rights, multicultural society . . . The stories invite children to question and discuss, to make connections and to explore different points of view . . . " Book weight approx. 220g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006893  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LATIN CAN BE FUN : Facetiae Latinae. A Modern Conversational Guide. Sermo Hodiernus Antique Redditus
Capellanus, Georg (Translated By Peter Needham)
ISBN: 0285633945
Souvenir Press London 2001 Revised Edition, Reprint
 Softcover 160pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations by Rod McLeod, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, albeit slightly browned at edges. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn and scuffed. "Contains hundreds of useful expressions and phrases for everyday life . . . This revised edition of a worldwide bestseller includes a new appendix on Euro 96, mostra spe omni evanescente cum ictum imbecillum direxit ad rete Germanum lusor quidam infelicissimus sextus ipse, and covers the latest technological developments, delivering Latin alive and kicking into the new millenium . . . Originating in Germany, 'Latin Can Be Fun' was translated, adapted and updated by Peter Needham, classics master at Eton College . . . " Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006975  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WEBSTER’S NEW WORLD COMPUTER DICTIONARY
Pfaffenberger, Bryan
ISBN: 0764563254
Hungry Minds Inc Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A. 2001 Ninth Edition
 Softcover iv, + 403pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper mildly edgeworn, mostly on foot, plus soft, vertical reading crease to front panel. This fully revised and expanded Ninth Edition includes "over 4500 comprehensive entries - from Gnutella, Python, and multiple matrix skinning to SOAP, WAP, and XHTML; coverage of the Internet, from Advanced Encryption Standard to Napster, as well as a comprehensive coverage of intellectual property and timecode editing. Extensive cross-references lead to related topics of interest." Book weight approx. 585g.   Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007167  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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YOUR CHILD CAN BE TOP OF THE CLASS : A Parents’ Guide
Adams, Ken
ISBN: 1854792431
Michael O'Mara Books London 1997 Revised Edition
 Hardcover 186pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slightest hint of browning to textblock edges. Illustrated gloss boards nominally scuffed. "Offers parents practical advice on how to tutor children at home, explaining how encouragement and support can give a child the confidence to excel at school . . . Includes tests and exercises to measure your child's progress in a new pattern of learning. " Contents include: Intro., How Children Learn, How Can I Help My Child To Learn, Your Child from: Five to Seven, Seven to Nine, Nine to Eleven, Conclusion, The National Curriculum, Index. Book weight approx. 395g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007210  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE OXFORD DICTIONARY FOR WRITERS AND EDITORS
The Oxford English Dictionary Department (Compiled by)
ISBN: 0192129708
Clarendon Press Oxford, England 1984 Reprint, with Corrections
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xiv, + 448pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed, removable-plastic protected dustjacket slightly sunned on spine (colour change to stripes only). "This authoritative dictionary is an indispensable aid to writers, editors, journalists, publishers and all those concerned with the written word. It provides rulings on a variety of problems, including spelling, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviation, foreign words and phrases commonly used in English, and proof-correcting conventions . . . This work is the successor to eleven editions of the 'Authors' and Printers' Dictionary', first published under the editorship of F. Howard Collins in 1905" Book weight approx. 270g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010162  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LEMPRIERE’S CLASSICAL DICTIONARY
Lempriere, John
ISBN: 1858912288
Bracken Books London 1994 Revised Edition, Reprint
 Softcover xvi, + 736pp. Book clean. Mildly concaved spine, with soft reading creases. Leaves clean, but mildly brown. Art-illustrated (Frederick Dudley Walenn, 1894-1930) card wrapper lightly edgeworn and creased. First published in 1788, Lempriere's Classical Dictionary has been reprinted numerous times. This revised edition includes entries added to the original work in the English and American editions of 1850. This comprehensive volume includes a Chronological Table, Rules of Pronunciation, Classical Dictionery A-Z, Tables of Measure. Book weight approx. 640g.   Very Good
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 007407  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE LITTLE BOOK OF FREEMASONRY
Duchane, Sangeet
ISBN: 0760754497
Barnes and Noble Books New York 2004 First Thus
 Hardcover 15200., illustrated throughout; colour and b/white halftone plates. Book clean and square. Spine firm. An indecipherable signature (unlikely to be author) on title-page, else leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards undamaged. An understandable explanation of Freemasonry that includes: Prelims., Intro., Origins, History of European Freemasonry, ditto American, Legends and Symbols, Artifacts, (Various) Degrees, 'Secret' Teachings, more. Book weight approx. 330g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 007507  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A GUIDE TO BOOK CONTRACTS
[None noted] [Committee of Management members]
Australian Society of Authors New South Wales, Australia 1973 Revised Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 51pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over blue cloth spine. Undamaged original blue cloth boards. Leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with a closed tear, significant colour fading (particularly spine), and general abrading. A revised edition of this guide that seeks to give new and budding writers a better understanding of what is involved in contracts between publisher and author, and what is reasonable publishing practice c. 1970s . . . Contents include: Prelims., 36 chapters. Book weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +/Good
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 007682  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WORD OF THE DAY 2 : Wordwatching: A Wonderful Look into the World of Words
Richards, Kel
ISBN: 0733317650
ABC Books Sydney, NSW, Australia 2006 First Impression
 Softcover 191pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, soft reading crease there-on. Leaves clean, slightest hint of browning to edges. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed, soft corner crease to rear. "With his passionate pleasure in language worn on his sleeve, ABC NewsRadio's resident wordsmith Kel Richards delves once more into the hidden meanings of some of the English language's more entertaining words. Idiosyncratic, erudite and engaging . . . " Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007744  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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METAPHORS : An Annotated Dictionary. A Concise Overview of 3800 Picturesque Idiomatic Expressions Normally Used Subconsciously
Renton, N. E.
ISBN: 1863370196
Schwartz & Wilkinson Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1990 First Edition
 Softcover 549pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, mildly browned, soft corner creases. Printed card wrapper moderately edgeworn, with soft corner creases, several faint marks. "The modern English language is remarkably full of metaphors. This book discusses the subject in some detail and includes a dictionary of metaphors, a thematic section and a thesaurus. It contains some 14,000 alphabetical entries listing over 3,800 different metaphors commonly found in current use and setting out their meanings in an easily-read style . . . " Book weight approx. 485g.   Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007851  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SELF-MANAGEMENT FOR ACTORS : Getting Down to (Show) Business
Gillespie, Bonnie
ISBN: 0972301984
Cricket Feet Publishing Hollywood, California, U.S.A. 2006 Second Edition (Revised)
 Softcover 326pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn and indented, light bump to head. " . . . will help you take control of your career from the business side of things. There is no secret method to succeeding in Hollywood. There is no password-entry system to join the Working Actor Club. What does exist is a simple, self-management concept that allows you to handle the business of your acting career without losing the ability to be a creative artist . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 33 chapters over six 'parts', In Closing, About the Author, Recommended Reading, Online Resources, Index. Book weight approx. 470g.   Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007864  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ACCOMODATING BROCCOLI IN THE CEMETARY : Or Why Can’t Anybody Spell?
Cook, Vivian
ISBN: 1861976232
Profile Books London 2004 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket viii, + 152pp., b/white illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Green boards unmarked. Illustrated, loose plastic protected dustjacket nominally scuffed. "Weird or wierd? Minuscule or miniscule? English spelling is fiendish . . . This book is a celebration of spelling, from the Lord's Prayer to graffiti, from hairdressers to poets, from texters to hip-hop fans, we love to play with words, as this gr8 book shows." Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007929  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NINE WINNING HABITS OF SUCCESSFUL AUTHORS : Tips, Tales and Inspiration from 44 Popular Novelists
McAlpine, Rachel
ISBN: 0473065568
C C Press Wellington, New Zealand 2000 First Edition, First Impressio
 Softcover 188pp., small b/white photographic image of contributing authors. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slight browning to textblock edge. Card wrapper negligibly scuffed. " How did they make the big leap from hobby writer to professional writer? . . . 44 popular novelists kindly spill the beans to Rachel McAlpine. Editors, literary agents and publishers also have their say. Is there a recipe? Yes! One brilliant chapter tells exactly how to write a winning manuscript . . . " Book weight approx. 345g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007991  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROFESSIONAL PORTFOLIOS : A Collection of Articles
Burke, Kay (Edited by)
ISBN: 1864015608
Hawker Brownlow Education Cheltenham, Victoria, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Softcover ix, + 172pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Soft, unobtrusive, in-production crease to inside corner of several pages. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "More and more, schools are looking to student portfolios as a valid, reliable and authentic method of assessment. To guide in the transition, this timely collection offers practical answers to the questions that surround student portfolios and shows how the portfolio process can be one of the best assessment tools . . . " Contents include: Intro., 3 'sections', Authors, Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 285g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008088  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WRITING FOR YOUNG ADULTS
Garland, Sherry
ISBN: 0898798574
Writers Digest Books Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A. 1998 First Impression
 Softcover 214pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, light bump to head. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn, small, soft corner crease to rear panel. "Writing and selling fiction, nonfiction and poetry for today's young readers . . . Drawing on years of experience as a critically acclaimed writer and teacher, Sherry Garland breaks down the complex Young Adult market into easy-to-reference guidelines, tips and examples . . . " Contents include: Intro., 19 chapters over five 'parts', Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008115  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AEROBATICS
Williams, Neil
ISBN: 0950454303
Airlife Publishing Shrewsbury, England 1982 Reprint, 7th Impression
 Hardcover (iv) + 266pp., 16 page, b/white, demonstrative halftone plate illustrated section. Intext sketch and line drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head and heel. Illustrated (Colour art: L.R.Williams, and b/white photographic author portrait) gloss boards lightly scratched and bumped on foredge corners. Text-block clean and unmarked. No dustjacket (as issued?) Written for all pilots and non-flyers interested in the 'king' of sports, competitive aerobatics - by vastly experienced Neil Williams, a veteran who first learned to fly in 1951, and aerobatically from 1962. Fully instructive, contents include: Prelims., Intro., 30 chapters covering all aspects from 'why' to 'at the competition'. On 11 December, 1977, while ferrying an historic Casa 2.111 ex-Spanish Air Force plane, Neil Williams, along with his wife Lynn, was killed when the craft crashed north of Madrid, Spain. Book weight approx. 580g.   Very Good +
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008117  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MODERN CABINETRY : European Design & Construction Techniques
Christ, Jim
ISBN: 0806931892
Sterling Publishing Company New York, New York, U.S.A. 1995 First Thus
 Softcover 320pp., b/white photographic illustrations and diagrams throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn and scuffed. Originally published in 1990 as 'European Cabinetry'. "Learn the secrets of the 32mm system used by European craftsmen, featuring frameless, smooth cabinets with such intriguing details as hidden adjustable hinges and recessed drawer fronts. Hundreds of diagrams and photographs accompany instructions for measuring, constructing, sanding, oiling, lacquering and assembling . . . " Includes Metric Equivalency Chart, and Index. Book weight approx. 800g.   Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008260  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE MIND MAP BOOK
Buzan, Tony with Buzan, Barry
ISBN: 0563371013
BBC Books London 1995 Revised Edition
 Softcover 320pp., colour and b/white photographic and line-drawn illustrations and diagrams throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, slight canted. Leaves clean and unmarked, several with small corner crease. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn and scuffed, soft corner crease to rear panel. " . . . a comprehensive guide to Mind Maps, a revolutionary method of accessing intelligence, developed over many years by Tony Buzan and his brother Barry . . . the technique offers exciting new ways of using and improving memory, concentration and creativity in planning and structuring thought on all levels . . . This special revised edition celebrates the 21st birthday of the formal introduction of Mind Maps to the world by the BBC and the author in the Spring of 1974 . . . " Contents include: Foreword, Introduction, 29 chapters over 5 'Divisions', Division 6: Addenda. Book weight approx. 805g.   Good+
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008404  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DOING POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH IN AUSTRALIA
Stevens, Kate and Asmar, Christine
ISBN: 052284880x
Melbourne University Press Carlton South Vic, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Softcover xviii, + 117pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated (Regina Newey) card wrapper negligibly indented only. "Writing a thesis is one of the challenges a postgraduate student will face. 'Doing Postgraduate Research' covers all the others . . . It offers direct answers to common questions, and solutions for the typical academic and organisational problems. For those times when energy is flagging, it inspires and motivates . . . Lively examples come from many disciplines such as Computer Science, Health, Education, Politics, Psychology, and Science . . . " Contents include: Foreword, Preface, Abbreviations, 10 chapters, Epilogue: New Leaders, New Frontiers, Index. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008559  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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IS THAT A FACT?
Battersby, Mark
ISBN: 9781551115870
Broadview Press Canada 2010 First Edition
 Softcover viii, + 232pp., b/white illustrations, figures and graphs, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. " . . . a readable, entertaining, reliable, and useful guide to an important life skill in today's complex world: understanding, evaluating, and using statistical information and reports of scientific research." Contents include: 13 chapters, Glossary. Book weight approx. 345g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008606  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LEAVE ’EM LAUGHING
DeGrey, Calvin
ISBN: 192078599x
Brolga Publishing Ringwood, VIC, Australia 2007 First Edition
 Softcover xx, + 201pp., b/white line drawn illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, light creasing to first page. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only."The only thing that is more terrifying than death is public speaking. Let Calvin DeGrey take the terror out of the ordeal with his step-by-step approach to confidence in front of a crowd. A practical guide to the art and business of speaking and entertaining . . . " Contents include: Foreword, Prologue, 10 chapters, Acks., About the Author. Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008738  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MODERN HANDLOADING
Major George C. Nonte, Jr.
ISBN: 0876910460
Winchester Press New York 1978 Eighth Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (iv) + 410pp., b/white, intext illustrations throughout: halftone plates, line-drawn diagrams, plus tables. Book clean. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped and cocked spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Text-block flecked on foredge, else leaves unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nipped and edgeworn, with previous creases on front and rear flaps. For the serious beginner or the advanced expert, this up-to-date reference book written by a 30-year in-the-field veteran provides authoritative information on case forming, and manufacture of all the components, plus details on the workings of reloading tools, tables of energy, loads, capacities . . . Contents include: Prelims., 33 instructional chapters, Appendix. Book weight approx. 750g.   Very Good/Good
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008790  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LEARNING TO TEACH PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Tinning, Richard, Kirk, David, Evans, John
ISBN: 0724811974
Prentice Hall of Australia Ltd Australia 2000 Reprint
 Softcover xiv, + 256pp., b/white drawings throughout by John Wedlick. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, with just a hint of tanning to text-block edges. Illustrated card wrapper mildly sunned on spine, and negligibly scuffed. "This Australian text is written for pre-service primary education students who may love, like, tolerate or dread the prospect of teaching physical education. Written by well known contributors to issues about physical education in Australia and overseas, it employs case studies to enliven the discussion . . . Grassroots programs operating in Australian schools are presented and evaluated . . . instructors will find the activity sections, use of subheadings, case studies, glossary, summaries and appendices are useful aids . . . " Book weight approx. 470g.   Very Good +
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008796  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WRITER : A Working Guide for New Writers
Kinross-Smith, Graeme
ISBN: 0195532317
Oxford University Press South Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1992 First Edition
 Softcover xv, + 256pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, with a hint of tanning to first and past pages. Illustrated card wrapper has a small, soft crease to front and rear panels, and a soft vertical crease to rear panel. " . . . a book that will first entice you to words and then invite you to write. It is a practical guide which exposes new and would-be writers to many forms of writing - from poetry, fiction and biography, to scriptwriting, advertising, journalism, public relations and song writing. 'Writer' is a graded writing course which uses examples and workshop exercises to explore the power and delicacy of the written word . . . " Contents include: Acks., Preface, First Words, Parts One to Ten, Epilogue, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008808  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LEADERS LEAD : Beyond the Lost Sandshoe
Simpson, Ann (Edited by)
ISBN: 0957830130
Australian Principals Associations Professional Development Council (APAPDC) Hindmarsh, SA, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Softcover 120pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Several small spots and marks to lower textblock edge, and corner crease, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper has small, soft corner crease to front panel. "The 'Leaders Lead' program is for all Australian school principals . . . it is designed and implemented by the profession, with the support of the Commonwealth Government as part of its 'Teachers for the 21st Century' initiative . . . This publication draws together the first phase of the 'Leaders Lead' project . . . " Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008879  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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IMPROVE YOUR SPELLING (3)
Woods, Andrew
ISBN: 0195516737
Oxford University Press South Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Softcover 95pp., small b/white line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. This, Book 3 of the three part 'Improve Your Spelling' series (for years 5, 6 and 7 students), allows students to "reinforce their basic visual and phonological knowledge of words, while extending their morphemic and etymological knowledge. Students will: increase their vocabulary bank of spelling words; learn spelling rules and generalisations; use and understand words in context; use mnemonics, self-correction strategies and the use of spelling resources to spell difficult words . . . " Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008911  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WORLDS OF THE FEDERATION (Star Trek)
Johnson, Shane
ISBN: 0671708139
Pocket Books (Simon & Schuster) Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A. 1989 Third Impression
 Softcover 155pp., plus 8 page, colour-art illustrated section (Don Ivan Punchatz), and b/white illustrations throughout by the author. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has several very small areas of surface abrasion to rear panel. " . . . takes the reader on an imaginative, fictional journey into the Star Trek Universe. Based on the Star Trek adventures, this book uses hundreds of star charts and line drawings as well as a rich text to outline the history of the worlds visited by the Starship Enterprise . . . also investigates the unaligned and hostile alien races of Star Trek . . . " Book weight approx. 430g.   Very Good +
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009538  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE MORAL IMPERATIVE OF SCHOOL LEADERSHIP
Fullan, Michael
ISBN: 0761938737
Corwin Press, and Ontario Principal's Council (Joint Publication) California, U.S.A. 2003 Second Impression
 Softcover xvii, + 88pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Organisation stamp to title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. One page previously corner-creased. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly indented only. "The role of the principal is pivotal to systemic school change . . . The author examines the moral purpose of school leadership and its critical role in 'changing the context' in which the role is embedded. In this bold step forward, Fullan calls for principals to become agents as well as beneficiaries of the process of school change . . . " Contents include: Foreword (John I. Goodlad), Preface, About the Author, Dedication, 5 chapters, References, Index. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this booklet will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009557  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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1986 BRIDGE: Grove City College Traditions
[Editor-In-Chief] Amy B. Smith
Grove City College Yearbook Office Grove City, PA 16127 1986 1st. [Limited]
 Hardcover 234pp., numerous colour and b/w illustrations throughout; mostly candid, several art and historic, with an abundance of cameos. Book clean, square. Nominal wave to leaves, otherwise unmarked. Art-illustrated tip-on plate affixed to embossed leathertex covers. Trivial bump to head of backstrip, else fine. Limited to 1,300 copies, the contents of this 1986 Yearbook of Grove City College, PA, include: Opening seniors, Activities, Athletics, Traditions, Greeks, Underclassmen, Faculty, Community. Book weight approx. 1850g. [1.85KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002100  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROFESSIONAL BLACKJACK
Wong, Stanford
ISBN: 0935926216
Pi Yee Press United States 1994 10th Impression
 Softcover 352pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and crisp. Illustrated card wrapper has a barely perceptible soft crease to rear panel, else negligible scuffing. Updated and expanded 1994 edition. " . . . a reference book for card counters. It contains a virtually complete set of strategy numbers for the high-low counting system. The numbers in this book have been objectively derived on a computer, and thoroughly tested in casinos throughout the world . . . " Contents include: Preface, 15 chapters, Appendix A-E, Glossary, Selected References, Index. Book weight approx. 420g.   Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009114  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PLATINUM IN THE GLASS INDUSTRY : A General Survey
Moore, H.
The Mond Nickel Company Limited London 1958 First Edition
 Softcover Booklet 45pp., intext b/white halftone plates and schematic diagrams and graphs throughout. Saddle-stitched, staple-bound format. Staples firm and holding, but slightly rusted. Booklet clean. Limp card wrapper lightly soiled and bumped on foredge corners. An erratum sticker affixed on acknowledgement page, else text-block lightly bumped as wrapper. This booklet considers the use of platinum in the manufacture of glass . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Introduction, 10 chapters. Booklet weight approx. 155g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009128  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE IN SCHOOLS : An Introduction for Class Teachers
Wales, M. L. (Edited by)
ISBN: 0730006980
Deakin University Press Geelong, Victoria, Australia 1989 First Edition
 Softcover 204pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, some paragraph highlighting and a margin pen notation, several leaves softly corner-creased, else leaves clean and unmarked. Card wrapper, which has been neatly covered in adhesive plastic film by previous owner, has corner creases to front and rear panels, previous bookseller's small label to rear panel. " . . . seeks to highlight the philosophy and practices of TESOL (Introduction to Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) for the benefit of mainstream teachers who have ESL learners in their classes. and additionally, for the benefit of those who are beginning to specialise in TESOL, who may appreciate information about work currently being undertaken in other parts of Australia." Book weight approx. 552g.   Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009204  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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METEOROLOGY
Nimbus
ISBN: 0959182500
(Author) Tullamarine, Victoria, Australia 1974 First Edition
 Softcover Sectional pagination. Perfect-bound softcover format. Spine firm, mildly cocked. Illustrated throughout with line-drawn diagrams. Stylized, art-illustrated ripple card wrapper lightly soiled, and faded on spine. A variety of coloured papers used for sectional and revision purposes, with several random, but relevant, annotations throughout, else leaves clean. Additionally, loosely inserted is a folded A4 sheet, printed one side, in table form, headed 'Aviation Messages'. For aviation students, contents include: Prelims., Glossary of Terminology, 9 'sections', Revision Answers, Trial Examinations 1 & 2 (plus Answers). Item weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009225  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CONUNDRUM : The Book of Problems. A New Rendering of the 1995 Manuscript
Schooneveldt, Michael (Translated and Edited by)
ISBN: 0646322508
Eyebright Australia Mildura, Victoria, Australia 1997 
 Softcover x, + 121pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "Since its sensational discovery in early 1995, 'Conundrum' is rapidly becoming essential reading for anyone with an interest in logical and mathematical puzzles . . . " Translated and edited by Michael Schooneveldt, numerous contents include 'The Book of Problems', 'The Book of Answers', and bibliographical references. Book weight approx. 455g.   Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009340  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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STUDENT LEARNING GUIDE AND WORKBOOK to Accompany Organisational Behaviour : Leading and Managing in Australia and New Zealand
Wrathall, Jeffrey P.
ISBN: 1740095820
Pearson Education French's Forest. N.S.W., Australia 2001 Second Impression
 Softcover vi, + 200pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has soft reading creases to front panel. "This student guide and workbook has been written to complement the textbook 'Organisational Behaviour: Leading and Managing in Australia and New Zealand', 3rd Edition, by Robbins, Millett, Cacioppe, and Waters-Marsh. It should be used in conjunction with this text to support and reinforce the concepts, models and theories . . . Space has been provided following the questions and exercises to write down answers." Note ! This is the student guide and workbook only!. Book weight approx. 450g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009346  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE AUSTRALIAN EDITING HANDBOOK
Flann, Elizabeth, and Hill, Beryl
ISBN: 0644297670
Australian Government Publishing Service Australia 1996 Reprint (With Corrections)
 Softcover xiv, + 180pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to half-title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. Soft corner creases to section of textblock. Illustrated card wrapper has corresponding soft corner creases. " . . . guides you through every phase of the editing process. Practical procedures for dealing with mark up, illustrations and permissions, preliminary and endmatter, proofreading, even writing cover blurbs, are interspersed with examples, handy hints and checklists. Whether you are editing a technical handboook, a novel, a government publication or a children's book, you will find all the information you need in this invaluable handbook." Contents include: Foreword by Wendy Sutherland, List of Figures, Preface, Acks., Source Acks., Publishing Terms, 10 chapters, Appendix 1 & 2, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 665g.   Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009413  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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STAR WARS : The Essential Guide to Characters
Mangels, Andy
ISBN: 0345395352
Del Rey (Ballantine Books) U.S.A. 1995 First Edition, Second Impressi
 Softcover xi, + 199pp., plus publisher's promotional section at rear. B/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "Features detailed profiles of all the most important characters in the Star Wars universe; covers the movies, the books -classic and new- the comics, the TV specials, the games; describes the history and personality of each character, with vital statistics, weapons of choice, and vehicles used; includes photographs and original line drawings - with multiple illustrations of most characters for better visual reference; the essential guide . . . " Book weight approx. 635g.   Very Good +
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009543  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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