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teachers and their times – history and the teachers Federation

by Fitzgerald, Denis

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781742232416
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UNSW Press, Sydney, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. second-hand copy (review slip loosely inserted), no damage, no annotations. The NSW teachers Federation is the most active and controversial trade union in Australia. Where other unions and public services have succumbed to the most heated and hostile of political environments,… Read more
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The Tolpuddle Martyrs: Injustice within the Law [original title injustice within the law: a study of the case of the Dorsetshire labourers ]

by Evatt, Herbert Vere 1894 – 1965

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781920899493
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Sydney University Press, Sydney, 2009. Second Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, no damage to describe, no annotations. This new edition has a new introduction by Geoffrey Robertson. "In his introduction to this new edition of Herbert ("Doc ") Evatt's a brilliant account, Geoffrey Robertson QC points out of the case stood… Read more
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an open account – 72 years of unionism in the State Bank of Victoria

by White, Kate

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Published
1992
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959170825
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AU$11.02

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Finance Sector Union, Victoria, 1992. First Edition. Softcover. Fair Condition. Illustrator: photographs & drawings. manufacturing fault, has pages 122/123, 126/127, and 130/131, and 134/135 missed printed, replicating earlier pages in the book. [it makes one's eyes water] No other damage to describe. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], 252 pages. Please refer to… Read more
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Life in general : a short history of organised insurance workers in Australia

by Gleghorn, Geoff

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959170818
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AU$14.68

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the Australian insurance employees' union, Melbourne, 1992. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs & reproductions of documents. 2nd a copy, no damage, no annotations. A history of the Australian Insurance Employees Union and the Australian Insurance Staffs Federation, Which Later Amalgamated into the Finance Sector Union. The History of 70 Years… Read more
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A divided working class : ethnic segmentation and industrial conflict in Australia

by Lever Tracy, Constance & Quinlan, Michael

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780710213938
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Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1988. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, reading crease on the spine, small abrasion next to the barcode on the rear panel, probably from sticker removal. Internally clean, no annotations. Illustrated with 44 tables & 9 text figures, the book looks at labour and labouring classes… Read more
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The Time of Their Lives: The Eight Hour Day and Working Life

by Kimber, Julie & Love, Peter – editors

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780980388305
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Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, Melbourne, 2007. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs & graphs & tables. second-hand copy, no damage, no annotations. This book had its origins in a conference organised commemorate the 150th anniversary of Melbourne building workers winning the 8 Hour Day on 21 April 1856. On… Read more
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The Making of the Labor Party in New South Wales 1880 - 1900

by Markey, Raymond

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868403700
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University of New South Wales Press, Sydney, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs & tables. second-hand copy, dust jacket shows no damage. Old price in pencil still visible even though erased. No other damage to described. the author challenges most of the traditional accounts of the origins of the Australian… Read more
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With Banner Unfurled: The Early Years of the Ship Painters and Dockers Union

by Wyner, Issy

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868060811
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Hale & Iremonger, Sydney, 1983. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. second-hand copy, no annotations, illustrated with black-and-white photographs, facsimiles of documents, and reproductions of artworks. The book examines the conditions that gave rise to the Painters and Dockers Union, the early attempts to organise, and the struggles of the men who fought for… Read more
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The Ironworkers, A History of The Federated Ironworkers Association of Australia

by Murray, Robert & White, Kate

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868060439
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Hale & Iremonger, Sydney, 1982. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs & cartoons. second-hand copy, no damage to the softcover binding, the previous owner has left a couple of pencil marks in the margins. No annotations that I can find. The National Council of the Federated Ironworkers' Association commission this book to mark… Read more
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Waltzing Matilda and the Sunshine Harvester Factory: The Early History of the Arbitration Court, the Australian Minimum Wage, Working Hours and Paid Leave

by Hamilton, R. S. – Editor

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780646548814
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AU$18.36

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Fair Work Australia, Melbourne, 2011. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs & tables. second-hand copy, no damage, no annotations, no underlining. This book is about the establishment and development of Australia's unique industrial relations system. It starts with the story of the Arbitration Court – the Commonwealth Court of Conciliation and arbitration –… Read more
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Barney; The Story of Rees D. Williams, Architect of the White-Collar Union Movement

by White, Kate

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780949905420
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Hargreen Publishing Company, North Melbourne, Victoria, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 700 grammes; XII, 244 pages, list of abbreviations, foreword by Author, author's note, bibliography and index. Yellow coloured endpapers. Black-and-white iIllustrated frontispiece of Barney Williams by Angus Cummings. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, black-and-white cartoons… Read more
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Managing labour? Essays in the political economy of Australian industrial relations

by Bray, Mark & Taylor, Vic – editors

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780074521007
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McGraw Hill, Roseville, New South Wales, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, trivial signs of handling, and no underlining, no highlighting that I can find. Authors were asked to prepare an original paper which contained a combination of theory and related empirical analysis or a totally theoretical paper. A primary motive has… Read more
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Coal and the state

by Fisher, Chris 1947 –

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780454015393
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Methuen, North Ryde, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, no annotations, no damage to describe. In the early 1980s Australia became the largest seaborne exporter of coal in the world. – Yet in 1946 the coal mining industry was in the state of chaos, unable to meet even domestic demand. This… Read more
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Hayden

by Stubbs, John

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855613396
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William Heinemann Australia, Port Melbourne, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 700 g; XII, 336 pages, last three pages blank, text is illustrated with 16 pages of black-and-white photographs, cartoons and facsimiles. Bibliography, chapter notes, index. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. The book shows no signs of damage. … Read more
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Barney; The Story of Rees D. Williams, Architect of the White-Collar Union Movement

by White, Kate

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Published
1989
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780949905420
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Hargreen Publishing Company, North Melbourne, Victoria, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. list of abbreviations, foreword by Author, author's note, bibliography and index. Yellow coloured endpapers. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece of Barney Williams by Angus Cummings. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, black-and-white cartoons and the occasional table. Blue coloured… Read more
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The Printers of Melbourne: the History of a Union

by Fitzgerald, Ron T

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Published
1967
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Melbourne, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/Good. xvi+173pp. Black & white frontispiece, four black & white plates and four sketches. appendices; Presidents of the union from 1867 to 1967, bibliography, arranged under the following headings; A. Union records, B. Official documents, C., contemporary sources, D. books and… Read more
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STORM IN THE TROPICS: The Historic Mt. Isa Struggle 1964-65

by Thomas, Pete

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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The Author, Brisbane, 1965. First Edition. Stapled Card. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 64 pp., Illustrated with black and white photographs. An account of the industrial dispute in Mt. Isa, a Queensland mining town. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics… Read more
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