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Sugar, Steam and Steel: The Industrial Project in Colonial Java, 1830-1885

Sugar, Steam and Steel: The Industrial Project in Colonial Java, 1830-1885, by G. Roger Knight Download for free: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/steam-and-steel/

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Universities in Transition: Foregrounding Social Contexts of Knowledge in the First Year Experience

Our latest title on students’ first year experience: Universities in Transition. Download for free: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/universities-transition/

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Law as Change: Engaging with the Life and Scholarship of Adrian Bradbrook

What does a fox have to do with property law? Download ‘Law as Change’ for free to find out: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/law-change/

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Changing the Victorian Subject

A collection of essays exploring new perspectives on the ‘Victorian Subject’: Download the ebook for free. http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/victorian-subject/

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If I say If: The Poems and Short Stories of Boris Vian

If I say If: The Poems and Short Stories of Boris Vian: Discover the fascinating and a little controversial French writer and enjoy his short stories and poetry in English translation. The PDF edition is available for free: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/vian-if/

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The Waite launch sells out

All 120 copies of The Waite sold at Monday’s launch on the lawns of Urrbrae House. The launch price of $44 is still available.  Buy online (postage $15) or from Dymocks Rundle Mall.

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Empire Girls: the colonial heroine comes of age

  The traditional young, male hero of a Bildungsroman successfully overcomes the challenges of growing up and eventually turns into a happy and accepted member of society. What happens, however, if you change the hero’s gender and move the Bildungsroman plot into a colonial setting? Using examples from Australia, South Africa and Canada, Mandy Treagus’s Empire […]

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Worrorra: a language of the north-west Kimberley coast

  A fascinating, but almost forgotten Australian language: Worrorra. Download our first ebook in Linguistics for free: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/worrorra/  

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Adelaide: a literary city

Explore Adelaide’s literary side. Special feature: Geoffrey Dutton’s poem ‘New York Nowhere’. Download Adelaide: a literary city for free: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/adelaide-literary/

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Which Winegrape Varieties are Grown Where?

Winegrapes around the world: View and download the comprehensive, empirical data for free — Country by country, variety by variety: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/press/titles/winegrapes/

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