Mutiny, Mayhem, Mythology: Bounty’s Enigmatic Voyage

by Agata Mrva-Montoya - Published on: 26 September 2018
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As the myriad histories, novels and films attest, the Bounty story holds an enduring fascination. However, for more than 200 years it has been marred by factual errors, misinterpretations and misplaced partisanship. By meticulous analysis of a wide range of sources, Alan Frost establishes the true causes of the mutiny and considers the story’s lasting attraction.

Australian books and authors in the USA

by Susan Murray - Published on: 17 August 2018
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Australian Books and Authors in the American Marketplace 1840s-1940s explores how Australian writers and their works were present in the United States before the mid twentieth century to a much greater degree than previously acknowledged.

The Ebb and Flow of the Ghurid Empire is now available!

by Agata Mrva-Montoya - Published on: 24 May 2018
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Published on: 24 May 2018

The Ebb and Flow of the Ghurid Empire

The Ebb and Flow of the Ghurid Empire by David C. Thomas is the first book in the Adapa Monographs series co-published with the Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation. It is a richly illustrated book on the archaeology of Early Islamic Afghanistan based on fieldwork and innovative Google Earth research. You can read more about it in the Q & A with David and even watch how the books were put together.

Highlighting Indigenous archaeology in Victoria

by Susan Murray - Published on: 1 February 2018
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Between the Murray and the Sea: Aboriginal Archaeology in South-eastern Australia explores the Indigenous archaeology of Victoria, focusing on areas south and east of the Murray River.

Looking at multiple sites from the region, David Frankel considers what the archaeological evidence reveals about Indigenous society, migration, and hunting techniques.

Christmas delivery schedule

by Susan Murray - Published on: 21 December 2017
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Published on: 21 December 2017

The University closes for the Christmas break at 5pm on Friday 22 December and reopens on Monday 8 January 2018. Any books ordered during the Christmas closure will be dispatched in the week beginning 8 January. We wish all our customers and authors a happy Christmas.
Agata, Alex, Denise, Phil and Susan

Wind turbine syndrome

by Susan Murray - Published on: 5 December 2017
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Wind Turbine Syndrome: A Communicated Disease

In Wind Turbine Syndrome: A Communicated Disease, Simon Chapman and Fiona Crichton explore the claims and tactics of the anti-windfarm movement, examine the scientific evidence, and consider how best to respond to anti-windfarm arguments. This is an eye-opening account of the rise of the anti-windfarm movement, and a timely call for a more evidence-based approach.

SUP 2017 Catalogue is now available!

by Agata Mrva-Montoya - Published on: 29 September 2017
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Published on: 29 September 2017

SUP 2017 Catalogue
We are delighted to announce that our new catalogue is now available. It features new releases for October to December 2017, as well as upcoming titles for 2018 and selected backlist. Check it out!

Best practice in urban planning

by Susan Murray - Published on: 22 August 2017
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Comparative Urban Land Use Planning: Best Practice
Throughout the world, city planners and governments grapple with the challenges of urban planning using remarkably similar land use regimes. Yet the realisation is increasing that real urban problems – crime, decay, drug abuse, inequality, depression and alienation – are not easily solved by the classic devices of a strategic plan and a zoning map. Comparative Urban Land Use Planning: Best Practice draws on examples from around the world to discover the best practice responses to the critical issues of planning and urban social problems.

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