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The Romanovs: 1613-1918

The Romanovs: 1613-1918 (Hardback)

By Montefiore, Simon Sebag

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Single-volume accessble and entertaining history of the Russian royal dynasty that was marked by tragedy.

ISBN 9780297852667
Published 9 February 2016 by Orion Publishing
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Series Age of Legends
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Rushing for Gold: Life and Commerce on the Goldfields of New Zealand and Australia
 

Rushing for Gold: Life and Commerce on the Goldfields of New Zealand and Australia (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Carpenter, Lloyd; Fraser, Lyndon

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This is the first book to take a trans-Tasman look at the nineteenth-century phenomenon that was the gold rushes in Australia and New Zealand. It explores links between the rushes, particularly those in Victoria and Otago, to show that they were strongly intertwined affairs. The ...

ISBN 9781877578540
Published 25 March 2016 by Otago University Press
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New Zealand's Worst Disasters: True Stories That Rocked a Nation
  

New Zealand's Worst Disasters: True Stories That Rocked a Nation (Paperback)

By Hutchins, Graham; Young, Russell

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The 30 stories in this book describe some of the most devastating accidents and tragedies in New Zealand history, some famous - the Wahine disaster, Erebus and Tangiwai - but many now forgotten. Fires, tornados, earthquakes, drownings, rail and air crashes all feature in these dr ...

ISBN 9781775592709
Published 1 April 2016 by Exisle Publishing
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Soldiers from the Pacific: The Story of Pacific Island Soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One
 

Soldiers from the Pacific: The Story of Pacific Island Soldiers in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in World War One (Paperback)

By Weddell, Howard

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During World War One over 1,000 men from Cook Islands, Fiji, Niue, Tonga, Kiribati, Tuvalu, Samoa and Norfolk Island volunteered to join the New Zealand Military Forces. Their service included Gallipoli, France, Egypt and Palestine. Despite the fact that 107 of these men died of ...

ISBN 9780473338305
Published 20 November 2015
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New Zealand Rifle Brigade 1915-1919: The Earl of Liverpool's Own
   

New Zealand Rifle Brigade 1915-1919: The Earl of Liverpool's Own (Hardback)

Compiled by Austin, W. S.

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The Official History of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade (The Earl of Liverpool's Own): Covering the Period of Service with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War from 1915 to 1919

ISBN 9780987666505
Release Date 1 June 2016 by John Douglas Publishing
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Close to You
 

Close to You (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Isaac, Kara

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A disgraced scholar running from her past and an entrepreneur chasing his future find themselves thrown together--and fall in love--on a Tolkien tour of New Zealand. Allison Shire (yes, like where the Hobbits live) is a disgraced academic who is done with love. Her belief in happ ...

ISBN 9781501117329
Published 1 May 2016 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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Ngaro Te Reo, Ka: Maori Language Under Siege in the 19th Century
 

Ngaro Te Reo, Ka: Maori Language Under Siege in the 19th Century (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Moon, Paul

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Ka ngaro te reo, ka ngaro taua, pera i te ngaro o te moa. If the language be lost, man will be lost, as dead as the moa. In 1800, te reo Maori was the only language spoken in New Zealand. By 1899, it was on the verge of disappearing altogether. In Ka Ngaro Te Reo, Paul Moon trace ...

ISBN 9781927322413
Published 20 April 2016 by Otago University Press
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To the Islands: Exploring, Remembering, Imagining the Hauraki Gulf
 

To the Islands: Exploring, Remembering, Imagining the Hauraki Gulf (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Drawings by Howe, Kerry

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Insightful, quirky, poignant, cheeky, thoughtful, amusing, lyrical and highly informed ...This book is an intriguing account of nature, culture, history and politics in the Hauraki Gulf islands from the time of first human settlement until today. The narrative is laced with perso ...

ISBN 9780473352035
Published 15 April 2016 by Publishers Distribution Ltd
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The Snow Farmer: John Lee of the Cardrona Valley
  

The Snow Farmer: John Lee of the Cardrona Valley (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Rae, Sally

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One man's dream to breathe life into a sleepy Central Otago valley has brought high-adrenaline adventure to millions in a spectacularly beautiful part of New Zealand. Heavily illustrated with historic and scenic images, this book tells the story of John Lee - high-country farm ...

ISBN 9781775538851
Release Date 27 June 2016 by Random House
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The Prison Diary of A.C. Barrington: Dissent and Conformity in Wartime New Zealand
  

The Prison Diary of A.C. Barrington: Dissent and Conformity in Wartime New Zealand (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Pratt, John

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"A.C. (Archie) Barrington was a leading New Zealand pacifist during World War 2. Incarcerated in Mount Crawford Prison for his beliefs in 1941, he kept an illicit diary, scrawled in the margins of books. Many years later his son John happened across the diary and painstakingly re ...

ISBN 9781927322314
Published 26 February 2016 by Otago University Press
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