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  • A Fence Around The Cuckoo (1992)

    Author: Ruth. Park

    Published: in 1992 by Penguin Books

    Dewey No.: A 823.

    Subject: Australian Women Novelists 2oth Century NZ

    Format: Book

  • A Fitting Heart : Alice Springs At The Red Centre (1984)

    Author: Val. Whalan

    Published: in 1984 by NT Dept of Education

    Subject: stories of Alice Springs

    Format: Book

  • A Girl At Government House (1982)

    Author: Helen. Vellacott(Ed)

    Published: in 1982 by Currey O'Neil

    Subject: Stikes,Agnes,B1867; Servants-Australia-Biography

    Format: Book

  • A Girl Like Alice: The Story Of The Australian Helen Keller (1990)

    Author: Valerie. Thompson

    Published: in 1990 by North Rocks Press

    Format: Book

  • A Journey From Venice (2000)

    Author: Ruth. Cracknell

    Published: in 2000 by Penguin

    Dewey No.: 155937

    Subject: `A/B Ruth Cracknell, deathy, love, family

    Format: Book

  • A Lady In A Thousand : Eliza Davies (1994)

    Author: Barbara. Ward

    Published: in 1994 by Fast Books (Wild & Woolley)

    Subject: Davies,Eliza; 2-Voyages & Travels.

    Format: Book

  • A Life By Design Florence Broadhurst 1899-1977 (2004)

    Author: Siobhan. O'brien

    Published: in 2004 by Allen & Unwin

    Dewey No.: 700.920994

    Subject: Bio. Art & Lives of F.Broadhurst

    Format: Book

  • A Little Bird Told Me (2011)

    Author: Kasey. Chambers

    Published: in 2011 by Harper Collins

    Dewey No.: 781642092

    Subject: Entertainer Country Music biog.

    Format: Book

  • A Long Way From Silver Creek ;a Family Memoir (2000)

    Author: Margaret. Gee

    Published: in 2000 by Margaret Gee

    Format: Book

  • A Lot Of Croc :an Urban Bush Legend (2003)

    Author: Kate. Finlayson

    Published: in 2003 by Random House

    Subject: Frontier & pioneer life - Northern Territory - Fiction

    Format: Book

  • A Man From Gelantipy ; From Notes Recorded By Clyde Sykes (1982)

    Author: Colin. Ferres

    Published: in 1982 by Clyde Sykes

    Format: Book

  • A Man's Town:inequality Between Men & Women In Rural Australia (1992)

    Author: Ken. Dempsey

    Published: in 1992 by Oxford University Press

    Subject: Sex discrimination against women-Australia

    Format: Book

  • A Mavis Singing : The Story Of An Australian Family (1987)

    Author: Cherry. Cordner

    Published: in 1987 by Bantam Books

    Subject: Wauchope family: 2-Australia - Genealogy

    Format: Book

  • A Meal A Day..: History Of Meals On Wheels (Sa) Inc 1953 - 1996 (1996)

    Author: Michael. Cudmore

    Published: in 1996 by Meals on Wheels

    Format: Book

  • A Mortal Flame (1994)

    Author: David. Adams (Ed.)

    Published: in 1994 by Blubber Head Press

    Dewey No.: A823 2

    Subject: Biography -- Marie Bjelke Petersen (1874-1969)

    Format: Book

  • A Passionate Life (19960)

    Author: Helen. Caldicott Dr

    Published: in 19960 by Randon House

    Subject: Caldicott,Helen

    Format: Book

  • A Place Like Home:growing Up In The School Of Industry 1915-1922 (1987)

    Author: Laura. Todd

    Published: in 1987 by Hale & Ironmonger

    Format: Book

  • A Political Love Story : Joe & Enid Lyons (1987)

    Author: Kate. White

    Published: in 1987 by Penguin Books

    Subject: 1/Lyons, J.A (Joseph Aloysius), 1879 -1939 2/ Lyons,Dame Enid Murial 1897-1981 3/Prime Ministers-Bio

    Format: Book

  • A Portrait Of Progress:women In W.a 1899-1999 (1999)

    Author: Diana, Valerie & Jan. Chase, Krantz & Jackson

    Published: in 1999 by Govt of W.A

    Dewey No.: 305.409941

    Subject: many varied subjects that effect women

    Format: Book

  • A River Woman (2001)

    Author: Pearl. Wallace

    Published: in 2001 by Southern Cross Uni Press

    Subject: Wallace,Pearl, 1911 -? ; 2-River life - Murray river (NSW-SA)

    Format: Book

  • A Sense Of Purpose :great Australian Women Of The 20Th Century (1996)

    Author: D W. Thorpe,

    Published: in 1996 by Reed International Books p/l

    Subject: Women-Australia-Biography-Dictionaries

    Format: Book

  • A Short History Of Medical Women In Australia (1970)

    Author: Elma Sandford. Morgan

    Published: in 1970 by The Author, 17 Bonythorn, Egmont Terrace, Hawthorn, S.A

    Dewey No.: 610.69

    Subject: History of medical women in Australia from 1890. Constance Stone was the first registered woman medical practitioner after qualifying overseas. Women medical practitioners were registered by individual state boards and restricted to that state.

    Format: Book

  • A Son Of The Red Centre (1992)

    Author: Kurt. Johannsen

    Published: in 1992 by Kurt Johannsen

    Format: Book

  • A Steady Storm Of Correspondence (2001)

    Author: Gregory. Kratzmann

    Published: in 2001 by Uni.of Qld Press

    Dewey No.: 821.3

    Subject: Harwood Gwen 1920-95 Correspondence Poets'B/W Photos

    Format: Book

  • A Story Dreamt Long Ago (2003)

    Author: Phyllis. Mcduff

    Published: in 2003 by Bantam (Random House)

    Subject: McDuff, Bettina 2/McDuff,Phyllis 3/Women refugees-Austria-Biography

    Format: Book