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Technological advances have put paid to the days when it was advantageous to be male in the field of orthopaedic surgery.  Unfortunately, attitudes have not similarly progressed. Meet Joan Arakkal …

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A new book by Belgian-born Australian writer Tineke van der Eecken, Traverse is a mix of travel narrative and personal memoir. Married to geologist husband Dirk, Tineke has relocated their …

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This book offers a selection of over 80 ‘colourful yarns and true tales from life on the land’ arranged under ten thematic headings, including ‘Plagues and Perishes’, ‘Pastimes and Pleasures’ …

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Fervor is easy to fall in love with! From its beautifully textured cover through to the simple and elegant stories, photographs and stunning recipes, it is both evocative and sensual. …

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