Australian Scholarly Publishing Pty Ltd was established in 1991. 

It has two main imprints – ASP Australian Scholarly Publishing and Arcadia general non-fiction & fiction including the Press On series. 

Australian Scholarly Publishing also has a national sales & distribution arm, Australian Book Marketing, which represents Australian Scholarly and overseas publishers to the book trade, special interest groups, schools and libraries.

If you wish to submit a proposal for a book, please ring or email Nick Walker to discuss the proposal, or post a synopsis and sample chapters, or the entire manuscript of the work, to our postal address. Be sure to include your telephone number or email address and a stamped self-addressed envelope.


Amongst our new titles:

 Kismet: Gallipoli POWs Kismet: The Story of Gallipoli POWs
67 Australian POWs from Gallipoli tell of life in the camps and challenge the myth that the lot of the prisoner was one of constant suffering and hardship.
Steven Cooke_The Sweetland Project


The Sweetland Project: Remembering Gallipoli in the Shire of Nunawading
The story of the men from the Shire of Nunawading who died during the Gallipoli campaign, and the reaction to the Great War of the local community that still resonates today

The Big Sheppartonian The Big Sheppartonian: A Life of Sir Andrew Fairley
Sir Andrew Fairley, saviour of the struggling SPC company, community leader, pioneer of the canning industry, philanthropist, businessman and proud Sheppartonian.
'Not Charted on Ordinary Maps' 'Not Charted on Ordinary Maps': The Newcastle Steelworks Closure
The closure of the Newcastle steelworks - the story of workers and unions, managers and decisions, and Newcastle, intertwined in the largest deindustrialisation event in Australias history
For the Common Weal For The Common Weal: The Public High School in Victoria 1910-2010
A study of the rise of public high schools in Victoria over the last 100 years and the barriers to greater social progress that must be addressed if the mission of the public high school is to succeed
 The Abrupt Physics of Dying The Abrupt Physics of Dying
Oil company engineer, Claymore Straker, finds himself caught in a ruthless struggle between the controllers of the Yemens oil wealth, the shadowy secret service, and rival terrorist factions


A Companion to the Australian Media:

Released November 30 2014, A Companion to the Australian Media provides the first comprehensive, up-to-date historical account of Australia's press, broadcasting and new media sectors. To order click here or the below order form:


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