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Tears of Rangi: Experiments Across Worlds
 

Tears of Rangi: Experiments Across Worlds (Paperback)

By Salmond, Anne

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Six centuries ago Polynesian explorers, who inhabited a cosmos in which islands sailed across the sea and stars across the sky, arrived in Aotearoa New Zealand where they rapidly adapted to new plants, animals, landscapes and climatic conditions. Four centuries later, European ex ...

ISBN 9781869408657
Published 24 July 2017 by Auckland University Press
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Operation Squarepeg: The Allied Invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944
 

Operation Squarepeg: The Allied Invasion of the Green Islands, February 1944 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Newell, Reg

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In late January 1944 a force of New Zealand soldiers and Allied specialists undertook a daring, behind the lines reconnaissance of the Japanese-held Green Islands of Papua New Guinea. The Japanese contested the invasion with air power and inflicted heavy damage on the American cr ...

ISBN 9780786478385
Release Date 30 July 2017 by McFarland & Co Inc
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Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama

Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Garrow, David

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The definitive account of Barack Obama's life before he became the 44th president of the United States - the formative years, confluence of forces, and influential figures who helped shaped an extraordinary leader and his rise - from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of 'Bearing ...

ISBN 9780008229405
Published 1 June 2017 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Baby Names 2018: This Year's Best Baby Names: State to State
  

Baby Names 2018: This Year's Best Baby Names: State to State (Trade Paperback/Paperback, 7th Edition)

By Turner, Eleanor

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Fully updated for 2018, the bestselling original baby names book now has over 8,000 names inside. From each state's most popular names and trends for 2018 to tips about initials, last names and nicknames, Baby Names 2018 includes everything parents-to-be need to know to pick the ...

ISBN 9781910336410
Release Date 7 August 2017 by Crimson Publishing
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Designed for Hi-Fi Living: The Vinyl LP in Midcentury America
 

Designed for Hi-Fi Living: The Vinyl LP in Midcentury America (Hardback)

By Borgerson, Janet; Schroeder, Jonathan; Foreword by Miller, Daniel

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The sleek hi-fi console in a well-appointed midcentury American living room might have had a stack of albums by musicians like Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, or Patti Page. It just as likely to have had a selection of LPs from slightly different genres, with such titles as Cocktai ...

ISBN 9780262036238
Release Date 15 August 2017 by MIT Press Ltd
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British Female Emigration Societies and the New World, 1860-1914
 

British Female Emigration Societies and the New World, 1860-1914 (Hardback, 1st ed. 2017)

By Ruiz, Marie

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This book focuses on nineteenth-century British philanthropic societies, ancestors to modern NGOs, and the role they played in the emigration of middle-class women to the Pacific colonies. As government assistance to female emigrants exclusively concerned the working-classes, the ...

ISBN 9783319501789
Release Date 11 August 2017 by Springer International Publish
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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, 2nd edition)

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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Australia: A Very Short Introduction
 

Australia: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback)

By Morgan, Professor Kenneth

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In this Very Short Introduction, Kenneth Morgan provides a wide-ranging and thematic introduction to modern Australia; examining the main features of its history, geography, and culture and drawing attention to the distinctive features of Australian life and its indigenous popula ...

ISBN 9780199589937
Published 15 June 2012 by Oxford University Press (S2)
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Uluvehi Pupuo Tapuina = The Sacred Reef Passage Of Uluvehi
   

Uluvehi Pupuo Tapuina = The Sacred Reef Passage Of Uluvehi (Paperback)

By Fa'avae, Ioane Aleke

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History and traditions of the Niuean village of Mutalau. Includes Niuean creation stories, the influence of Christianity, annexation to New Zealand, education, sport, migration to New Zealand, the establishment of the Mutalau Ululauta Matahefonua Trust in 2004. Brief biographies ...

ISBN 9780473297428
Published 1 January 2014
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Choke: Use the Secrets of Your Brain to Succeed When it Matters Most
 

Choke: Use the Secrets of Your Brain to Succeed When it Matters Most (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Beilock, Sian

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Why do you mess up when it matters the most - and how can you perform your best instead? Sian Beilock reveals the new science of why we all too often blunder when the stakes are high. She explains the inescapable links between body and mind, and shows how to succeed brilliantly w ...

ISBN 9780522853247
Published 1 February 2011 by Melbourne University Press
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