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Australian Survival Speller, Arnold, Josie Stainsby
1 Arnold, Josie Stainsby Australian Survival Speller
Australia Oxford Univ Pr 1984 0195545583 / 9780195545586 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Good 16mo 
80 pages. This Speller is designed to help secondary school students to gain confidence in spelling and using words which might not be a part of working vocabulary. It provides thirty spelling rules and hints, followed by exercises and examples to reinforce them. Specialist words are introduced and used in sentences to help to understand their everyday use and application. This Speller is a basic reference handbook which will provide a starting point to enrich your self-expression. 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Cricket Dictionary, Dunstan, Keith; Hook, Jeff
2 Dunstan, Keith; Hook, Jeff Cricket Dictionary
Australia Sun Books 1990 0725104325 / 9780725104320 Reprint Soft Cover Good 12mo Jeff Hook 
Oblong. 84 pages. The A to Z of the Ancient Game of Cricket from - Appeal: a 250-decibel scream made to overcome the obvious congenital deafness so common in the umpiring profession to Zero: Temperature of the first day of play at Trent Bridge. Following on the bestselling success of FOOTY: An Aussie Rules Dictionary, author and journalist Keith Dunstan and Ieff Hook, of the Melbourne Sun-News Pictorial, once again team up to bring us a hilarious summer spree of the words and phrases of cricket that ever totally bamboozled you. Iust the companion for those washed out lunch intervals and tea-breaks. 
Price: 9.50 AUD
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Even a Stone Buddha Can Talk: More Wit and Wisdom of Japanese Proverbs, Galef, David (compiled by)
3 Galef, David (compiled by) Even a Stone Buddha Can Talk: More Wit and Wisdom of Japanese Proverbs
USA Tuttle Publishing 2000 0804821275 / 9780804821278 Soft Cover Good 12mo Jun Hashimoto 
(Unpaged) 228 pages. This book is a delightful new collection of one hundred Japanese proverbs, with direct translations and their English equivalents, and a perfect, long-awaited sequel to "Even Monkeys Fall from Trees. You’ll find anything from universal sentiment-Abata mo ekubo (Even pockmarks may look like dimples.) Love is blind. to uniquely Japanese earthy truth-Yoki funbetsu wa setchin de deru (Wise judgment comes when on the toilet.) Inspiration strikes in the unlikeliest of places. This selection of ageless folk wisdom from Japan’s cities, villages, and fields is ideal for the student - casual or serious - of Japanese culture. Even a Stone Buddha Can Talk is a humorous guide to everyday Japan and a gentle introduction to the values and traditions that still drive and inform, even now, in times of unprecedented sophistication and global reach. David Galef is the author of Tuttle’s Even Monkeys Fall from Trees, in addition to two novels, one work of literary criticism, two children’s books, and over sixty short stories. His nonfiction has appeared in numerous national publications, including The New York Times, The Village Voice, and Spy. A resident of Oxford, Mississippi, he teaches literature and creative writing at the University of Mississippi. Jun Hashimoto is a freelance artist in New York City. His art and illustrations have graced everything from Scotch labels to book covers. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Dictionary of Australian Investment Terms - 6th Edition, Goldsmith, Roger; Osbourne, Peter; Hodgson, Peter
4 Goldsmith, Roger; Osbourne, Peter; Hodgson, Peter The Dictionary of Australian Investment Terms - 6th Edition
Australia Oxford University Pr 2002 0195516966 / 9780195516968 6th Ed Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
237 pages. The Dictionary of Australian Investment Terms explains in clear simple terms commonly used words, expressions, abbreviations and acronyms, many of which are unique to the investment management industry. This book will be of benefit not only to industry professionals and those in training, but to anyone needing to understand financial reports, articles, prospectuses and commentaries. The Sixth Edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the rapidly changing investment and regulatory environment in which the investment industry operates. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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The Answers Book: The 20 Most Asked Questions about Creation, Evolution and the Book of Genesis Answered, Ham, Ken; Batten, Don et al
5 Ham, Ken; Batten, Don et al The Answers Book: The 20 Most Asked Questions about Creation, Evolution and the Book of Genesis Answered
Australia Answers in Genesis 1999 0949906239 / 9780949906236 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Good 12mo 
264 indexed pages including b/w illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Aussie slang dictionary for new and old Australians, John Blackman
6 John Blackman Aussie slang dictionary for new and old Australians
Australia Sun Books 1990 0725106042 / 9780725106041 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good Large 8vo Andrew Fyfe 
114 pages. G’day from the land downunder, the land of grouse-looking sheilas, sunshine, the long weekend and the best beer in the world.Aussies have enjoyed magnificent isolation for over two hundred years. We’ve never really bothered about keeping up with the rest of the globe. And as a result, we’ve got a language all our own.But now Paul Hogan has gone and blown the best-kept secret in the universe. We’re copping hordes of tourists on our doorstep every day. And our own billy lids are learning a different language that we can’t understand.It’s time we all got back to basics.And that’s why we’ve published this literary masterpiece - which will be a great reference source for travellers and new settlers in our great land, too. There is a name in the first page and creases in the cover. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Australian Management Dictionary, McLaughlin, Yvonne
7 McLaughlin, Yvonne Australian Management Dictionary
Australia Macstyle 1990 1875293019 / 9781875293018 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
145 pages. Have you ever been baffled by management terms? Feel you are out of touch with new ideas? Want a quick and easy to understand reference? If so, the Australian Management Dictionary is for you. It is written for the intending manager as well as the practicing manager and is invaluable reading for anyone interested in management. It defines key management concepts and provides a useful update of management trends and terms. It also covers key marketing, accounting and finance terms which every manager needs to be familiar with. The Australian Management Dictionary is an authorative, yet highly readable, source of information on all aspects of management. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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Keywords in Australian Politics, Smith, Rodney; Cook, Ian; Vromen, Ariadne
8 Smith, Rodney; Cook, Ian; Vromen, Ariadne Keywords in Australian Politics
Australia Cambridge University Press 2006 052167283X / 9780521672832 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
217 indexed pages. This book is much more than a dictionary. It outlines the main meanings of over one hundred words essential to understanding contemporary Australian politics. Political language is often used without explanation in the media, public debate, textbooks and lectures. Here at last is a book that provides Australians with the necessary information to use these terms with confidence in public discussion and debate, from the dinner party to the end-of-semester essay. This book defines each keyword, highlights links between different keywords, outlines the main debates concerning each keyword and indicates how they came to be part of Australian political language. Although the book is arranged alphabetically, systematic cross-referencing allows readers to follow their own trails of enquiry. This book is essential reading for everyone who wants to understand Australian political culture and ideas. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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A Glossary of Educational Terms: Usage in Five English-Speaking Countries: Usage in Five English-Speaking Countries, Walker, W.G.;Mumford, John E.;Steel, Carolyn
9 Walker, W.G.;Mumford, John E.;Steel, Carolyn A Glossary of Educational Terms: Usage in Five English-Speaking Countries: Usage in Five English-Speaking Countries
Australia University of Queensland Press 1973 0702208027 / 9780702208027 1st Edition Hard Cover Good Good 12mo 
132 pages. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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