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- The Text Publishing Company 2005; US$ 26.95
In 1788 the First Fleet arrived in New South Wales and a thousand British men and women, both convicts and free, encountered the beach nomads of Australia. Clendinnen offers a fresh reading of reports, letters and journals about their interaction. This award-winning work will change the way we think about Australia and how our history is shaped. more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2010; US$ 25.95
In this deeply personal memoir an eminent historian explores her own history. She dramatises the ways in which illness challenges and subverts the self, and explores how writing can become part of the imperative to recover. Vivid and compelling, the subject of Tiger's Eye is not being ill or well, but being alive. more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2010; US$ 19.95
Inga Clendinnen believes that democratic people need true stories about their past. In these engaging essays, based on her 1999 Boyer Lectures, she argues for the rejection of any single, simple account of the Australian past and looks towards a deeper understanding of what whites have done to Indigenous Australians. more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2010; US$ 26.95
In this searching and eloquent book, Inga Clendinnen explores the experience of the Holocaust from both the victims' and the perpetrators' points of view. She discusses the survivor testimonies of writers such as Primo Levi and Charlotte Delbo, the vexed issue of resistance, and strategies for understanding the motivations of the Nazis. more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2007; US$ 25.95
Inga Clendinnen writes about everything from the books that terrified her as a child to what history can teach us about ourselves and our times. She recounts the experience of falling ill and the prospect of death. And she writes movingly about people who have changed her life. more...
- Canongate Books 2012; US$ 15.79
In January of 1788 the First Fleet arrived in New South Wales and a thousand British men and women encountered the people who will be their new neighbours; the beach nomads of Australia. "These people mixed with ours," wrote a British observer soon after the landfall, "and all hands danced together." What followed would determine relations between... more...
- ReadHowYouWant 2015; US$ 9.99
In the third Quarterly Essay for 2006, Inga Clendinnen looks past the skirmishes and pitched battles of the history wars and asks what's at stake - what kind of history do we want and need? Should our historians be producing the ''''''''objective record of achievement'''''''' that... more...