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Laucala Bay: The Story of the RNZAF in Fiji 1939 to 1967
  

Laucala Bay: The Story of the RNZAF in Fiji 1939 to 1967 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Dawson, Bee

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"As the prospect of a Pacific war with Japan became likely in the 1930s, a Commonwealth defence conference decided which countries would be responsible for which parts of the Pacific. New Zealand was given responsibility for air reconnaissance for part of the ocean centred around ...

ISBN 9780143770381
Release Date 27 February 2017 by Random House
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The Stolen Island: Searching for 'Ata
 

The Stolen Island: Searching for 'Ata (Paperback)

By Hamilton, Scott

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Uncovering the tragedy of 'Ata takes Scott Hamilton on a journey to the kava circles and caves of Tonga and back to the streets of Auckland.

ISBN 9780947518110
Published 20 November 2016 by Bridget Williams Books
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Forbidden History
 

Forbidden History (Paperback)

By Aldworth, John Dudley; Edited by Vincent, Colin

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They survived slaughter here that all but exterminated their ancestors, the first peoples of New Zealand. Now for the first time the descendants of these Old World Europeans, who reached here over 2,000 years ago, reveal this country's true past. Their moving stories are told i ...

ISBN 9780473352646
Published 29 April 2016 by Author (Self Published Title)
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The Secret Diary of Charlotte Gatland: It Was 1847, and This Is Her True Teenage Life Story...

The Secret Diary of Charlotte Gatland: It Was 1847, and This Is Her True Teenage Life Story... (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Dennis, Patricia Charlotte

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AT 19 YEARS OLD SHE PARTIED WITH LONDON SOCIETY, STRUCK GOLD IN CALIFORNIA, AND FOUGHT TRAGEDY, DESTITUTION AND DANGER TO CARVE A FUTURE IN PIONEER NEW ZEALAND. IT WAS 1847, AND THIS IS HER TRUE TEENAGE LIFE STORY...

ISBN 9780473373573
Published 16 January 2017 by John Dennis
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Sa i le 'amataga le 'Upu: In the Beginning Was the Word
 

Sa i le 'amataga le 'Upu: In the Beginning Was the Word (Hardback)

By Fa'afili, Tuiataga Fa'afili A. L.

Words serve as an admirable witness to both history and change. Words determine our ideologies and shape our reality. This book is a collection of Samoan words as it was prior to 1830, including introduced words from the English, Latin, Hebrew, Greek , as well as Samoan words wit ...

ISBN 9780473323912
Published 10 July 2015 by NZ / SP Author Self Published
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Decolonisation in Aotearoa: Education, Research and Practice
 

Decolonisation in Aotearoa: Education, Research and Practice (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Lee-Morgan, Jenny; Hutchings, Jessica

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This book examines decolonisation and Maori education in Aotearoa New Zealand in ways that seeks to challenge, unsettle and provoke for change. Editors Jessica Hutchings and Jenny Lee-Morgan have drawn together leading Maori writers and intellectuals on topics that are at the ...

ISBN 9780947509170
Published 1 January 2016 by NZCER Press
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Making Peoples: A History of the New Zealanders from Polynesian Settlement to the End of the Nineteenth Century
  

Making Peoples: A History of the New Zealanders from Polynesian Settlement to the End of the Nineteenth Century (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title)

By Belich, James

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This is the first volume in a two volume set that provides a detailed history of New Zealand. Belich covers the Polynesian background, Maori settlement and "pre-contact" history, Maori-European relations to 1900 and Pakeha colonisation and settlement.

ISBN 9780143007043
Published 7 May 2007 by Penguin
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The Voyages of Captain James Cook: The Illustrated Accounts of Three Epic Pacific Voyages
 

The Voyages of Captain James Cook: The Illustrated Accounts of Three Epic Pacific Voyages (Hardback)

By Cook, James; Hawkesworth, John; Edited by Thomas, Nicholas

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This book reveals the epic eighteenth-century voyages of Captain James Cook and his crew, beautifully illustrated through excerpts from Cook's journals, illustrations, photography, and more.

ISBN 9780760350294
Published 1 October 2016 by Motorbooks International
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Paradise Reforged: A History of the New Zealanders from the 1880s to the Year 2000
 

Paradise Reforged: A History of the New Zealanders from the 1880s to the Year 2000 (Hardback)

By Belich, Beit Professor of Commonwealth and Imperial History James (University of Oxford)

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Paradise Reforged picks up where Making Peoples left off, taking the story of the New Zealanders from the 1880s to the end of the twentieth century. It begins with the search for Better Britain and ends by analyzing the modern Maori resurgence, the new Pakeha consciousness, and t ...

ISBN 9780824825423
Published 28 February 2002 by University of Hawaii Press
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Darwin 1942: The Japanese Attack on Australia

Darwin 1942: The Japanese Attack on Australia (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Alford, Bobby R.; Illustrated by Laurier, Jim

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A highly illustrated account of the Japanese aerial assault on the port of Darwin in February 1942--the first attack ever mounted by a foreign power on Australia.

ISBN 9781472816870
Published 22 February 2017 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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