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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
Release Date 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 June 2017 by McFarland & Co Inc
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Robert Louis Stevenson in Samoa
 

Robert Louis Stevenson in Samoa (Hardback)

By Farrell, Joseph

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The story of the last years of the author of Treasure Island and Jekyll and Hyde, lived out in the earthly paradise of the Samoan Islands

ISBN 9780857059956
Release Date 11 July 2017 by Quercus Publishing Plc
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Out of Latvia: The Son of a Latvian Immigrant Searches for His Roots.

Out of Latvia: The Son of a Latvian Immigrant Searches for His Roots. (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Kerr, David

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Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father's stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter ...

ISBN 9780646597317
Published 2 February 2017 by Aia Publishing
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Pacific Pride: An Introduction to the Islands of Samoa: Samoa
  

Pacific Pride: An Introduction to the Islands of Samoa: Samoa (Paperback, illustrated edition)

Photographs by Tamua, Evotia; By Lay, Graeme

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This colorful book introduces the Samoa Islands. It reveals a proud society that has withstood the impact of colonization and retained a unique lifestyle centered around the family and village.

ISBN 9780908597192
Published 31 July 2000 by PASIFIKA PRESS
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Series Peoples of the Pacific
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Unspeakable Horror: The Deadliest Shark Attacks in Maritime History

Unspeakable Horror: The Deadliest Shark Attacks in Maritime History (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Healy, Joseph B.

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The story of the USS Indianapolis is well-known. After delivering crucial components of the atomic bomb that would level Hiroshima in 1945, the Indianapolis was sunk by a Japanese submarine in the South China Sea. Of the nearly 1,200 men aboard, 900 survived the torpedoing, spill ...

ISBN 9781510719354
Published 13 June 2017 by Skyhorse Publishing
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Exits and Entrances: A Historical Novel
  

Exits and Entrances: A Historical Novel (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Curtis, Chris Davies

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"Exits and Entrances is a story within a story. The heroine is the little Chapel of St Stephen the Martyr, in the Whangaparaoa Peninsula just North of Auckland, New Zealand. It was built in 1917 by families living there at that time. Who were those families? How did they survive ...

ISBN 9781543156164
Published 1 January 2017 by Createspace
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Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama
 

Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama (Hardback)

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 9780008229375
Published 22 May 2017 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Robert Louis Stevenson in Samoa
 

Robert Louis Stevenson in Samoa (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Farrell, Joseph

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The story of the last years of the author of Treasure Island and Jekyll and Hyde, lived out in the earthly paradise of the Samoan Islands

ISBN 9780857057617
Release Date 11 July 2017 by Quercus Publishing Plc
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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
Published 14 May 2017 by Springer International Publish
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