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Our Big Blue Backyard
 

Our Big Blue Backyard (Paperback)

By Hunt, Janet

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A landmark book about New Zealand's marine reserves that connects readers to New Zealand waters like never before. This important book, written by award-winning natural history writer Janet Hunt, examines New Zealand's 34 marine reserves, and the need to protect and preserve our ...

ISBN 9781775536543
Published 17 October 2014 by Random House
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On Shaking Ground: The Science and Story Behind New Zealand's Earthquakes
 

On Shaking Ground: The Science and Story Behind New Zealand's Earthquakes (Paperback)

By Wright, Matthew

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The extraordinary story of New Zealand's earthquakes, the science and forces that shape them, and the danger of earthquakes yet to hit. This is the story of New Zealand's turbulent tectonics, how earthquakes are measured and described, and how scientists are predicting future sha ...

ISBN 9781775536888
Published 26 September 2014 by Random House
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Paradise Saved: The Remarkable Story of New Zealand's Wildlife Sanctuaries and How They are Stemming the Tide of Extinction
  

Paradise Saved: The Remarkable Story of New Zealand's Wildlife Sanctuaries and How They are Stemming the Tide of Extinction (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Butler, Dave; Lindsay, Tony; Hunt, Janet

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We've all heard of Tiritiri Matangi and we've all know about the Karori wildlife sanctuary. Since they were established, 50 more wildlife sanctuaries have sprung up, all round New Zealand, where control of predators has meant that endangered native birds can breed safely. Many no ...

ISBN 9781869796860
Published 15 August 2014 by Random House
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This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (Hardback)

By Klein, Naomi

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Focuses on how the climate crisis needs to spur transformational political change. This book exposes the myths that are clouding the climate debate.

ISBN 9781846145056
Published 22 October 2014 by Penguin
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Auckland, Connected
 

Auckland, Connected (Paperback)

By Global Cities Institute, Aecom

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The AECOM Global Cities Institute's Auckland Ambitions Report Auckland, Connected examines how New Zealand's largest city can address the challenges and opportunities facing its development. This work centres on five key areas: economic growth, working together, transportation, u ...

ISBN 9780473211318
Published 1 January 2012
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Under an African Sky: Journey to Africa's Climate Frontline

Under an African Sky: Journey to Africa's Climate Frontline (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Hudson, Peter; Edited by Brazier, Chris

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A vivid journey to the shore of the Sahara, where intense personal stories intersect with climate change and global politics.

ISBN 9781780261782
Published 18 September 2014 by New Internationalist Publicati
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Tuatara: Biology and Conservation of a Venerable Survivor
 

Tuatara: Biology and Conservation of a Venerable Survivor (Hardback)

By Cree, Alison

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Pick up virtually any textbook on vertebrate evolution and you will find mention of the curious reptile known as tuatara (Sphenodon). The special evolutionary status of tuatara as the last of the rhynchocephalians - one of the four orders of living reptiles - is unquestioned. Wil ...

ISBN 9781927145449
Published 21 August 2014 by Canterbury University Press
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Shark Man: One Kiwi Man's Mission to Save Our Most Feared and Misunderstood Predator
  

Shark Man: One Kiwi Man's Mission to Save Our Most Feared and Misunderstood Predator (Paperback)

By Elliott, Riley

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The adventures of a shark scientist and his mission to change our perception of New Zealand's most feared and misunderstood predator. Riley Elliot is a surfer, spear-fisherman and shark scientist from the Waikato, currently writing a PhD at Auckland University. He's also on a mis ...

ISBN 9781775537717
Release Date 7 November 2014 by Random House
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Peace, Power & Politics: How New Zealand Became Nuclear Free
 

Peace, Power & Politics: How New Zealand Became Nuclear Free (Paperback)

By Leadbeater, Maire

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This is a story of how ordinary people created a movement that changed New Zealand's foreign policy and our identity as a nation. The story of peace activism from our pre-recorded history to 1975 was told in Peace People: A history of peace activities in New Zealand (1992) by Els ...

ISBN 9781877578588
Published 1 November 2013 by Otago University Press
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Ocean Worlds: The Story of Seas on Earth and Other Planets
 

Ocean Worlds: The Story of Seas on Earth and Other Planets (Hardback)

By Zalasiewicz, Jan; Williams, J. Mark G.

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Oceans feed us and affect our climate. With climate change, pollution, and overfishing, our oceans are at risk as never before. Yet we are only just learning their history and processes. Here, Zalasiewicz and Williams describe what we know of their origin and development on Earth ...

ISBN 9780199672882
Release Date 6 November 2014 by Oxford University Press
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