A look at the gentlemen behind the popular image of Queen Victoria. It's a good case study of how biased editing can shape a public figure's image.
Tag: non fiction
Learning about the demise of Australia's favourite car, the Holden.
An excellent read that immerses the reader in the life of Queen Victoria and the era she ruled in.
A brief but hard to follow (due to having to refer to a dictionary many times) look at Queen Victoria's life. More of a commentary than a complete look. Those who don't know the background to the story will find many holes.
Skimpy is an auto biography by Kellie Arrowsmith, a "skimpy" bar waitress. Outrageous true tales of crocodiles, snakes and pulling beers in the top end.
A great read about how to drive from Melbourne to London; if you really must!
This book is aimed mainly at the programmer. The information is highly technical and it's not the best introduction to Bitcoin.
An excellent book on the history of tennis, and how it has become a great modern game.
Excellent book for learning about how Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies work. It also covers encryption in detail, a must read for anyone interested in learning how it works. Would be of great interested to anyone into maths.
This is a detailed study of the loss of the Australian backyard. Probably a bit too detailed for most readers you can skip over the parts of least interest.