Biography & Autobiography

Wives, Mistresses and Matriarchs

Louise Williams

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

These are the untold, true stories of the women of Asia, the stories of Prime Ministers, factory labourers, business magnates, mistresses and prostitutes in a region which is facing the most profound social change the world has ever seen.

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Snake Dancing

Roberta Sykes

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

Snake Dancing is the second volume of Roberta Sykes' three volume autobiography, Snake Dreaming.

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Lavarack: Rival General

Brett Lodge

Format: Paperback

NZD $39.99

The first biography of one of Australia's most senior soldiers.

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Political Lives

Edited by Judith Brett

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

Fascinating insights into the lives of the people we choose to lead us.

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I Shot Andy Warhol

Mary Harron

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

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The Meddlesome Priest

Peter Hempenstall

Format: Paperback

NZD $45.00

The Meddlesome Priest is the story of a 20th century Australian nationalist who became a legend. Ernest Burgmann's words and actions hold a promise of extraordinary relevance for Australian society today.

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The Self-Made Anthropologist

Tigger Wise

Format: Paperback

NZD $32.99

This is an account of the remarkable life of Australia's first professor of anthropology, whose national and international reputation as a champion of the Aboriginal people is now the subject of considerable controversy. The Self-Made Anthropologist frees Elkin from the myths, contradictions and intense privacy that veiled his life; he stands now before us for judgement.

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Iris and the Friends: A Year of Memories

John Bayley

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $39.99

A biography that describes the last month of the author's wife, Iris Bayley.

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