Melbourne Topic Books


This covers books where the main topic is about Melbourne.

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View Event: 1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia
1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia
Melbourne
In 1835 an illegal squatter camp was established on the banks of the Yarra River. In defiance of authorities in London and Sydney, Tasmanian speculators began sending men and sheep across Bass Strait ..
1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia


View Event: A City Lost & Found: Whelan the Wrecker's Melbourne
A City Lost & Found: Whelan the Wrecker's Melbourne
Melbourne
Whelan the Wrecker's Melbourne By Robyn Annear Robyn comments on the changes to the Central Business District caused by the famous demolition firm, Whelan the Wrecker between 1892 and 1992. ..
A City Lost & Found: Whelan the Wrecker's MelbourneA City Lost & Found: Whelan the Wrecker's Melbourne


View Event: A Mother's Story | Rosie Batty
A Mother's Story | Rosie Batty
Melbourne
Rosie Batty knows pain no woman should have to suffer. Her son was killed by his father in a violent incident in February 2014, a horrendous event that shocked not only the nation, but the world. Greg ..
A Mother's Story | Rosie BattyA Mother's Story | Rosie Batty


View Event: Bayside Paths & Beaches
Bayside Paths & Beaches
Melbourne
Bayside Paths & Beaches by Robert Paterson is a recreational guide for the Melbourne bayside featuring the cities of Kingston, Bayside and Port Phillip. It takes readers around Beach Road and the ..
Bayside Paths & BeachesBayside Paths & Beaches


View Event: Bearbrass: Imagining Early Melbourne
Bearbrass: Imagining Early Melbourne
Melbourne
Bearbrass: Imagining Early Melbourne By Robyn Annear In 'Bearbrass', Robyn Annear resurrects the village that was early Melbourne - from the arrival of white settlers in 1835 until the first gold ..
Bearbrass: Imagining Early MelbourneBearbrass: Imagining Early Melbourne


View Event: Beyond the Facade: Flinders Street
Beyond the Facade: Flinders Street
Corner Flinders Street and St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Beyond the Facade: Flinders Street was written by Jenny Davies and explores the 100 year history of Flinders Street Station. The history includes the social, commercial and architectural history o ..
Beyond the Facade: Flinders Street9610 7100Beyond the Facade: Flinders Street
Corner Flinders Street and St Kilda Road,


View Event: Blue Lake | Finding Dudley Flats and the West Melbourne Swamp
Blue Lake | Finding Dudley Flats and the West Melbourne Swamp
Melbourne
By: David Sornig Flamboyant singer-turnedjailbird "Black Elsie"and Richmond great Jack Dyer formed a strange friendship of sorts when he worked as a policeman in West Melbourne in the 1930s while ..
Blue Lake | Finding Dudley Flats and the West Melbourne SwampBlue Lake | Finding Dudley Flats and the West Melbourne Swamp


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View Event: Books about Melbourne
Books about Melbourne
Melbourne
Books about Melbourne is for Dan, who once asked if there were any books on Melbourne out there written by The Collector. A Bibliography of Melbourne Melbourne Architecture Philip Goad The Water ..
Books about MelbourneBooks about Melbourne


View Event: Characters | Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography
Characters | Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography
Melbourne
Characters Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography By Stephen Banham, Rick Poynor In Characters, Stephen Banham has meticulously researched the signage and typography of a city to present a ..
Characters | Cultural Stories Revealed Through TypographyCharacters | Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography


View Event: Cruden Farm Garden Diaries
Cruden Farm Garden Diaries
60 Cranbourne Road Langwarrin
The Cruden Farm Garden Diaries by Lisa Clausen and Michael Morrison Hardback Publication Date: 18/04/2017 Buy Online: Angus & Robertson | Booktopia | Fishpond This beautiful book was writt ..
Cruden Farm Garden DiariesCruden Farm Garden Diaries
60 Cranbourne Road


View Event: Della Daboo from Woolloomooloo
Della Daboo from Woolloomooloo
Melbourne
Della Daboo is an animated children's eBook about a group of lizards set around Woolloomooloo on Sydney's harbour, Australia. The "tale"delivers a message around the theme of accepting individual ..
Della Daboo from WoolloomoolooDella Daboo from Woolloomooloo


View Event: Dirty Deeds: My Life Inside/Outside Of AC/DC
Dirty Deeds: My Life Inside/Outside Of AC/DC
Melbourne
Dirty Deeds is the first book written by an AC/DC insider (ex Bass guitarist Mark Evans), giving fans insight not only into the life of Evans but also that of singer Bon Scott and other rock 'n' roll ..
Dirty Deeds: My Life Inside/Outside Of AC/DCDirty Deeds: My Life Inside/Outside Of AC/DC


View Event: Eliza's Vision | A History of Wattle Park
Eliza's Vision | A History of Wattle Park
Ray Peace - PO Box 8061 Ferntree Gully
People who grew up in Melbourne's east may well have happy memories of picnics in Wattle Park, playing in the old tramcars or listening to the Tramways Band near the rotunda on a lazy Sunday afternoon ..
Eliza's Vision | A History of Wattle Park03 9758 2330Eliza's Vision | A History of Wattle Park
Ray Peace - PO Box 8061


View Event: Encyclopedia of Melbourne | eMelbourne
Encyclopedia of Melbourne | eMelbourne
Melbourne
The Encyclopedia is an A to Z reference work covering the city's history from pre-European settlement up to the present day. Alphabetical entries range from short factual summaries about places, i ..
Encyclopedia of Melbourne | eMelbourneEncyclopedia of Melbourne | eMelbourne


View Event: Fifty Shades of Grey
Fifty Shades of Grey
Melbourne
Fifty Shades of Grey By E. L. James When literature student Anastasia Steele interviews successful entrepreneur Christian Grey, she finds him very attractive and deeply intimidating. Convinced t ..
Fifty Shades of GreyFifty Shades of Grey


View Event: Flavours of Melbourne
Flavours of Melbourne
Melbourne
Two time International Award winning book - Bronze medal at the International Publishers Awards - Best culinary travel cookbook in Australia awarded by The Gourmand World Cookbook Awards Disc ..
Flavours of MelbourneFlavours of Melbourne


View Event: Flinders Street, more than just a railway station
Flinders Street, more than just a railway station
Melbourne
The Centenary, Limited Edition of Jenny Davies' book, "Flinders Street, more than just a railway station"was launched outside the National Gallery, Fed Square Book Market, on Saturday 12 December 2009 ..
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View Event: Go! Melbourne
Go! Melbourne
Melbourne
These reflections on 1960s Melbourne are going to start arguments. This is going to be the kind of book that starts arguments, because memories are dangerous to mess with. The editors of Go! Melbou ..
Go! MelbourneGo! Melbourne


View Event: Guide for Excursionists from Melbourne
Guide for Excursionists from Melbourne
Melbourne
When a Melbourne printer published a Guide for Excursionists from Melbourne in 1868 he was able to claim that it was 'the first attempt at publishing, in this shape, some account of what may be seen i ..
Guide for Excursionists from MelbourneGuide for Excursionists from Melbourne


View Event: Heather Graves | Author
Heather Graves | Author
Melbourne
Melbourne based writer Heather Graves recent work includes a series of romantic novels based around thoroughbred horse racing in Melbourne. A keen race-goer, her books centre on the men and women ..
Heather Graves | AuthorHeather Graves | Author


View Event: Hide and Seek Melbourne
Hide and Seek Melbourne
Melbourne
A funky, bordering on quirky insight into Melbourne's unique hidden treasures. Divided into four main themes covering places to see/things to do, shopping, food and bars/and clubs. Publisher: ..
Hide and Seek MelbourneHide and Seek Melbourne


View Event: Humans In Melbourne | Chris Cincotta
Humans In Melbourne | Chris Cincotta
Melbourne
Humans In Melbourne book is a hardcover, 200 page coffee table book full of gorgeous photos and stories from both the "Humans In Melbourne"Facebook page as well as the @melbourneiloveyou Instagram pag ..
Humans In Melbourne | Chris CincottaHumans In Melbourne | Chris Cincotta


View Event: I Love My Babycinos | Book Launch
I Love My Babycinos | Book Launch
Northcote
If your little one is a baby gourmand and loves cafe culture, then I LOVE MY BABYCINOS is a must for their book collection. Research from Dairy Australia shows that only half of all Aussie kids age ..
I Love My Babycinos | Book Launch0405 511 216 I Love My Babycinos | Book Launch


View Event: Jane Harper | The Dry
Jane Harper | The Dry
Melbourne
"The Dry"is a literary crime novel in the style of Peter Temple, telling a story of desperation, resolution and small town prejudice, played out against the blistering extremes of life on the land. ..
Jane Harper | The DryJane Harper | The Dry


View Event: Lost Melbourne
Lost Melbourne
Melbourne
Lost Melbourne looks at the cherished places in the city that time, fashion and progress have swept aside - the old cinemas, the outdated hotels, the Victorian buildings in the wrong place. Organis ..
Lost MelbourneLost Melbourne


View Event: Marysville | In Loving Memory
Marysville | In Loving Memory
Marysville
The book "Marysville, In Loving Memory"is a 32 page photographic essay by local photographer, David Casey, capturing Marysville's streetscapes and surrounds, prior to the devastating bushfires that de ..
Marysville | In Loving Memory0435 089 338Marysville | In Loving Memory


View Event: Melbourne - A Love Affair | Matt Irwin
Melbourne - A Love Affair | Matt Irwin
Melbourne
Matt has to be Melbourne's finest photographer, if not its proudest Melburnian photographer. He has been capturing Melbourne on film for a long time selling prints, books and artwork in his shops a .. Melbourne - A Love Affair | Matt Irwin


View Event: Melbourne Precincts
Melbourne Precincts
Melbourne
Melbourne Precincts is a great new book out on sale now.. A Curated Guide to the City's Best Shops, Eateries, Bars and other hangouts. By Dale Campisi $34.99 Free shipping Australia wide | B ..
Melbourne PrecinctsMelbourne Precincts


View Event: Melbourne Symmetry
Melbourne Symmetry
Melbourne
Melbourne Symmetry is the most recent and contemporary perspective of our stylish and unique city of Melbourne! This is not your average pictorial souvenir book. Melbourne Symmetry identifies with ..
Melbourne Symmetry03 8807 1429Melbourne Symmetry


View Event: Melbourne | Sophie Cunningham
Melbourne | Sophie Cunningham
Melbourne
Sophie Cunningham's book Melbourne is not your average local history book. Stories of Cunningham's school days in Hawthorn and publishing adventures in Fitzroy and Carlton sit alongside the coloni ..
Melbourne | Sophie CunninghamMelbourne | Sophie Cunningham


View Event: Melbourne: A City of Villages
Melbourne: A City of Villages
Melbourne
Experience this wondrous city through the stories of its significant sites and fascinating personalities. Read about the infamous Madame Brussels of Little Lon's red-light district; Robert Hoddle' .. Melbourne: A City of Villages


View Event: Melway Commemorative 1966 1st Edition
Melway Commemorative 1966 1st Edition
Melbourne
Melway Commemorative 1966 1st Edition OWN A SLICE OF MELBOURNE HISTORY. The year is 1966. Decimal currency is introduced.. Harold Holt's in charge.. the Saints win the flag.. and a Melbourne ic ..
Melway Commemorative 1966 1st EditionMelway Commemorative 1966 1st Edition


View Event: My Melbourne Adventure
My Melbourne Adventure
Rothwell Publishing Melbourne
My Melbourne Adventure is a delightful childrens book that takes you on an adventure through the city of Melbourne. Harry and Nelly are looking for their friends in the city of Melbourne. In their ..
My Melbourne Adventure+61 3 5966 5628My Melbourne Adventure
Rothwell Publishing


View Event: Nick Anchen | Author
Nick Anchen | Author
Ferntree Gully
Author and photographer Nick Anchen has a long connection with the Dandenongs. Growing up in the Melbourne suburb of Croydon with the blue Dandenongs looming large in the distance, Nick explored the r ..
Nick Anchen | AuthorNick Anchen | Author


View Event: Once Upon a Time in Melbourne
Once Upon a Time in Melbourne
Melbourne
Once Upon a Time in Melbourne Non-Fiction > Biographies & True Stories > True Stories > True Crime By: Liam Houlihan Buy Online: Angus & Robertson | Booktopia | Fishpond Once upon a time in ..
Once Upon a Time in MelbourneOnce Upon a Time in Melbourne


View Event: Read All About Melbourne
Read All About Melbourne
Melbourne
Did you know that Melbourne is a UNESCO City of Literature? Treat yourself to some great Melbourne stories - fact and fiction - by taking a look at the Melbourne Library Service Melbourne booklist. ..
Read All About MelbourneRead All About Melbourne


View Event: Secret Histories of Queer Melbourne
Secret Histories of Queer Melbourne
Melbourne
Melbourne's queer history can be read through its streets and alleys, its parks and (almost) private spaces. Secret Histories of Queer Melbourne invites you to follow in the footsteps of some of those ..
Secret Histories of Queer MelbourneSecret Histories of Queer Melbourne


View Event: Slow Guide to Melbourne
Slow Guide to Melbourne
Melbourne
The Slow Guide is for anybody who wants to slow down and live it up, seachange without shifting postcode. They celebrate all that's local, natural, traditional, sensory and most of all gratifying ..
Slow Guide to MelbourneSlow Guide to Melbourne


View Event: The 78 Storey Treehouse
The 78 Storey Treehouse
Melbourne
Join Andy and Terry in their spectacular new 78-storey treehouse. They've added 13 new levels including a drive-thru car wash, a combining machine, a scribbletorium, an ALL-BALL sports stadium, An ..
The 78 Storey TreehouseThe 78 Storey Treehouse


View Event: The Man Who Invented Vegemite
The Man Who Invented Vegemite
Melbourne
The Man Who Invented Vegemite is the story about Cyril Callister, the man behind the story of Vegemite. Vegemite is perhaps Australia's most enduring cultural icon. But how did this pungent, salty ..
The Man Who Invented VegemiteThe Man Who Invented Vegemite


View Event: The Melbourne Design Guide
The Melbourne Design Guide
Melbourne
The Melbourne Design Guide Alphabet Press sprang into life in 2007 as an attempt to fill the chasm that is design and architecture publishing in Australia. The Sydney Design Guide (2007) and th ..
The Melbourne Design GuideThe Melbourne Design Guide


View Event: The Rip Curl Story
The Rip Curl Story
Torquay
The Rip Curl Story 50 years of perfect surf, international business, wild characters and the search for the ultimate ride By Tim Baker Paperback / softback, 400 pages The Rip Curl Story is th ..
The Rip Curl StoryThe Rip Curl Story


View Event: The Rosie Project
The Rosie Project
Melbourne
The Rosie Project is an international bestselling romantic comedy 'bursting with warmth, emotional depth, and..humor,' (EntertainmentWeekly) featuring the oddly charming, socially challenged genetics ..
The Rosie ProjectThe Rosie Project


View Event: The Story of the Melbourne Cup
The Story of the Melbourne Cup
Flemington
Stephen Howell's The Story of the Melbourne Cup, Australia's Greatest Race celebrates the remarkable history of a wonderful horse race - one of the world's most famous and enduring tests of a thorough ..
The Story of the Melbourne CupThe Story of the Melbourne Cup


View Event: There's a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake
There's a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake
Ballarat
Hazel Edwards is a Melbourne based author who writes books and scripts for children and adults. Picture book 'There's a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake' is her best known title which has been con ..
There's a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake03 9808 7803There's a Hippopotamus on our Roof Eating Cake


View Event: Trivia Nights for DUMMIES
Trivia Nights for DUMMIES
Trivia Nights for DUMMIES Melbourne
We are very excited to announce that our Melbourne Trivia writer Alan Lovett has written his first book Trivia Nights for DUMMIES due for launch on August 28, 2007. Part of the very successful DUMM ..
Trivia Nights for DUMMIESTrivia Nights for DUMMIES
Trivia Nights for DUMMIES


View Event: When We Think About Melbourne
When We Think About Melbourne
Melbourne
When We Think About Melbourne the imagination of a city Jenny Sinclair My friends believe my interest in Melbourne is more of an obsession than a passion but at the same time, they then go on to ..
When We Think About MelbourneWhen We Think About Melbourne


View Event: Winners of the Melbourne Cup
Winners of the Melbourne Cup
Melbourne
Costa Rolfe's bestselling book has been updated to include the 2008 winner and now features a foreword by one of the most respected figures in Australian racing, Bart Cummings. With snappy 500-wor ..
Winners of the Melbourne CupWinners of the Melbourne Cup


View Event: Yesterday & Today - Turkish Cypriots of Australia
Yesterday & Today - Turkish Cypriots of Australia
547 Ballarat Road Sunshine
To commemorate 60 years of Turkish Cypriot migration to Australia, a historical book has been published that will surely live on forever. Yesterday & Today details the lives of early settlers, seco ..
Yesterday & Today - Turkish Cypriots of Australia0422 570478Yesterday & Today - Turkish Cypriots of Australia
547 Ballarat Road







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