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Easy IPv6: The Lookup Book

Lookup Lancewood has branched out into technical publishing with Easy IPv6: The Lookup Book. The Internet is undergoing a quiet revolution. The fundamental Internet Protocol is being upgraded to version 6, which offers almost unlimited address space, easier and cheaper network management, scaleability, and integrated mobility and security features. The 2nd Edition offers a quick reference to IPv6 technical definitions, with new sections on tunnel techniques and IPv6 packet & routing security. Full colour pocket-sized paperback, 28pp, 105mm x 148mm. PDF Au$20, paperback from AU$23.50 inc. postage. Click here for samples and ordering.

Maritime Books

Book cover ALAN VILLERS: Voyager of the Winds
Kate Lance, National Maritime Museum, 2009

Australian journalist Alan Villiers sailed on the great four-masted windjammers between the wars, and his writings and photos made him famous. This biography, drawn from his personal diaries, explores the complex man who sailed with Arab traders, commanded Allied landing ships, and inspired modern sail-training and ship-preservation efforts.
Winner of the Mountbatten Maritime Award 2009.


Book cover REDBILL: From Pearls to Peace
Kate Lance, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2004

REDBILL is the true story of a wooden boat's voyage through a century of history, from pearling to the Pacific War, from Greenpeace actions to a devastating cyclone.
Images, introduction, more ...
Winner of Western Australian Premier's Book Award 2004 for Non-Fiction.