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Puanga, Star of the Maori New Year
   

Puanga, Star of the Maori New Year (Paperback)

By Rerekura, Sam

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Puanga is the star Rigel in Orion. Most of the tribes of the Maori people in Aotearoa observed Puanga to mark the beginning of the Maori New Year. In Maori mythology he was believed to be the older brother of Matariki. His cosmic rising between May and June in the early morning s ...

ISBN 9780473278304
Release Date 23 May 2014
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Whales Tohora: The Whales and Dolphins of Aotearoa New Zealand
 

Whales Tohora: The Whales and Dolphins of Aotearoa New Zealand (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Todd, Barbara

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For centuries whales have captured our imaginations and ignited our emotions. We have revered and mythologised them, hunted them to the brink of extinction and passionately protected them. But how much do we really know about whales? Based on the hugely popular, internationally t ...

ISBN 9781877385711
Published 7 March 2014 by Te Papa Press
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The White Ships: New Zealand's First World War Hospital Ships
 

The White Ships: New Zealand's First World War Hospital Ships (Hardback)

By McLean, Gavin

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In 1915 the government chartered the trans-Tasman liners Maheno and Marama for use as our first hospital ships. For the next four years, starting with the Maheno off the beach at Gallipoli, they travelled the globe, staffed by Kiwi seamen, doctors and nurses. Back home, thousands ...

ISBN 9780473249779
Published 1 September 2013
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Murderous Contagion: A Human History of Disease

Murderous Contagion: A Human History of Disease (Paperback)

By Dobson, Mary

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Disease, plagues and epidemics and their deadly impact on human history.

ISBN 9781782069430
Published 1 April 2014 by Quercus Publishing Plc
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The Wandering Mind: What the Brain Does When You're Not Looking
   

The Wandering Mind: What the Brain Does When You're Not Looking (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Corballis, Michael C.

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Rooted in neuroscience, psychology and evolutionary biology but written with Corballis's signature wit and wisdom, The Wandering Mind takes us into the world of the 'default-mode network' to tackle the big questions. What do rats dream about? What's with our fiction addiction? Is ...

ISBN 9781869408114
Release Date 19 May 2014 by Auckland University Press
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The New Zealand Native Freshwater Aquarium
  

The New Zealand Native Freshwater Aquarium (Paperback)

By McQueen, Stella

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This book ought to come with the following warning; After reading this you will find yourself wanting to don gumboots, while grabbing a net, bucket and torch, and heading for your local stream to go wading for native fish! Stella is a keen amateur fish enthusiast with a BA in His ...

ISBN 9780473179359
Published 1 December 2010 by Stella McQueen
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The Neutrino Hunters: The Chase for the Ghost Particle and the Secrets of the Universe

The Neutrino Hunters: The Chase for the Ghost Particle and the Secrets of the Universe (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Jayawardhana, Ray

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From the dawn of quantum physics to faster-than-light travel, the story of the maverick science sleuths who invented - and found - the neutrino.

ISBN 9781780743264
Published 1 February 2014 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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Will Mozart Make My Baby Smart?: And Other Mythbusting Tales of Pregnancy and Childhood

Will Mozart Make My Baby Smart?: And Other Mythbusting Tales of Pregnancy and Childhood (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Whitehouse, Andrew

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Is there a more remarkable process than the creation of human life? Aided by little more than a bottle of wine, a Barry White tune and an agreeable mood, a woman and man can create a truly extraordinary organism. This book is about the wonders of human development. It poses the q ...

ISBN 9781742585376
Published 1 November 2013 by UWA Publishing
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Easy Chemistry Step-by-Step
  

Easy Chemistry Step-by-Step (Trade Paperback/Paperback, annotated edition)

By DeWane, Marian

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Take it step-by-step for chemistry success! The quickest route to learning a subject is through a solid grounding in the basics. So what you won't find in Easy Chemistry Step-by-Step is a lot of endless drills. Instead, you get a clear explanation that breaks down complex conc ...

ISBN 9780071767880
Release Date 9 May 2014 by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Easy Step-by-step Series
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The Amoeba in the Room: Lives of the Microbes
 

The Amoeba in the Room: Lives of the Microbes (Hardback)

By Money, Nicholas P.

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Exploring the variety of the microbial world, Nicholas P. Money argues for a radical change of perspective. As molecular methods discover vast numbers of new viruses and bacteria, it is becoming clear that microbial life dominates and runs the planet.

ISBN 9780199665938
Release Date 8 May 2014 by Oxford University Press
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