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The Railway Man

The Railway Man (Paperback)

By Lomax, Eric

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A naive young man, a railway enthusiast and radio buff, was caught up in the fall of the British Empire at Singapore in 1942. He was put to work on the 'Railway of Death' - the Japanese line from Thailand to Burma. Exhaustively and brutally tortured by the Japanese for making a c ...

ISBN 9780099583844
Published 10 January 2014 by Vintage
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Series Vintage War
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Incredible Luck
 

Incredible Luck (Paperback)

By Brash, Don

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Don Brash has been closely involved in the economic and political life of New Zealand for more than four decades - as economist, chief executive of Broadbank, the New Zealand Kiwifruit Authority, and Trust Bank, chairman of numerous government advisory committees, Governor of the ...

ISBN 9780473269081
Published 8 April 2014 by David Bateman Ltd
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Tribal Guns and Tribal Gunners: The Story of Maori Artillery in 19th Century New Zealand
 

Tribal Guns and Tribal Gunners: The Story of Maori Artillery in 19th Century New Zealand (Hardback)

By Bentley, Trevor

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Set during the bloody intertribal Musket Wars (1818-1839) and the Anglo-MaIori New Zealand Wars (1845-46 and 1860-1872), this book reveals a hitherto unknown dimension of this country's military history. It brings to light the various ways MaIori acquired, mastered and deployed s ...

ISBN 9781877427527
Published 10 April 2014 by Willson Scott Publishing
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The Mighty Totara: The Life and Times of Norman Kirk
 

The Mighty Totara: The Life and Times of Norman Kirk (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Grant, David

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A major biography of arguably New Zealand's greatest modern political leader As Norman Kirk's body lay in state near the steps of Parliament on the day after his death on 31 August 1974, one of the mourning kaumatua wailed 'the mighty totara has fallen'. These words resonated ...

ISBN 9781775535799
Published 7 March 2014 by Random House
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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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English Level 3 Study Guide
  

English Level 3 Study Guide (Paperback)

By Cressingham, Jason

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This new edition covers the revised Standards 3.1 to 3.5 and 3.7 to 3.9 implemented in 2

ISBN 9781927245583
Published 29 December 2013 by ESA Publications
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Maranga Mai!: Te Reo & Marae in Crisis?
   

Maranga Mai!: Te Reo & Marae in Crisis? (Paperback)

Edited by Kawharu, Merata

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Maranga Mai! brings candid perspectives on the current decline of te reo and marae activities and offers potential solutions.

ISBN 9781869408053
Release Date 19 May 2014 by Auckland University Press
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The Last Maopo: The Life and First World War Sacrifice of Wiremu Maopo
  

The Last Maopo: The Life and First World War Sacrifice of Wiremu Maopo (Paperback)

By Simpson, Tania

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The incredible, moving story of Wiremu Maopo, the last of his line in an eminent South Island family, who joined the second Maori Contingent and went off to fight in the First World War. Wiremu writes regularly to his friend Virgie, and the story of Wiremu's life is woven around ...

ISBN 9781877514661
Published 10 April 2014 by Oratia Media
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Our Stories: The Way We Used to be: The New Zealand That Time Forgot
  

Our Stories: The Way We Used to be: The New Zealand That Time Forgot (Paperback)

Edited by Wishart, Ian

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Every day, thousands of news stories are published in New Zealand, chronicling the big events and the small. Most of these stories are long forgotten by the time historians get around to compiling the 'official' record of our country. In Our Stories, author and journalist Ian ...

ISBN 9780994106407
Release Date 1 May 2014 by Howling at the Moon
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Te Kotahitanga: Towards Effective Education Reform for Indigenous and Other Minoritised Students
  

Te Kotahitanga: Towards Effective Education Reform for Indigenous and Other Minoritised Students (Trade Paperback/Paperback, large type edition)

By Bishop, Russell; Berryman, Mere; Wearmouth, Janice

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This book considers how the educational experiences and achievement of MaIori students in a number of mainstream secondary schools have been improved through a process of theory based, school-wide reform that began in Te Kotahitanga with the implementation of a culturally respons ...

ISBN 9781927151914
Published 2 February 2014 by New Zealand Council for Educat
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