A secret country

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Vintage, May 1, 1992 - Fiction - 409 pages
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Updated edition of controversial critique of past and contemporary Australian politics, first published in 1989. By an internationally acclaimed journalist and author of 'The Last Day' and 'Heroes'. Referenced and indexed.

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Review: A Secret Country: The Hidden Australia

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"As an expatriate Aussie living in the UK I'm frequently struck by the naivete about Australia here in Britain. I'm often forced to inform Brits that Neighbours and Home and Away are not reality tv ... Read full review

Review: A Secret Country: The Hidden Australia

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An interesting perspective on the history of Australia, with good detail on the recent years. Read full review


A Whispering in Our Hearts
Heroes Unsung
The Struggle for Independence

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John Pilger is one of the world’ s pre-eminent investigative journalists and documentary filmmakers. His best-selling books of reportage, which include Heroes and Hidden Voices are, in the words of Noam Chomsky, a “ beacon of light in often dark times.” John Pilger grew up in Sydney, Australia and has been a war correspondent and award-winning author and filmmaker.

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