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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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Balancing Acts: Reflections of a New Zealand Diplomat: 2017
 

Balancing Acts: Reflections of a New Zealand Diplomat: 2017 (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By McGhie, Gerald

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Gerald McGhie's insightful account of 40 years of service as a NZ diplomat, including two postings in Moscow - during Brezhnev and Cold Ward years and later during the fall of Gorbachev, the rise of Yeltsin and collapse of the Soviet Union.Samoa and New Guinea are also discussed

ISBN 9781927212318
Published 24 May 2017 by Dunmore Publishing Limited
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Surpassing Certainty: What My Twenties Taught Me
 

Surpassing Certainty: What My Twenties Taught Me (Hardback)

By Mock, Janet

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A fascinating and inspiring memoir about a search for purpose, love and self-realization, in this narrative that will influence an entire generation.

ISBN 9781501145797
Release Date 1 July 2017 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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And I'd Do it Again
 

And I'd Do it Again (Hardback)

By Crocker, Aimee

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Moonlit seances in Honolulu. Exotic cobra dances. Drinking games with Oscar Wilde. Enchanting tales in Victorian world traveller Aimee Crocker's autobiography.

ISBN 9781784979850
Published 1 April 2017 by Head of Zeus
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Tautai: Samoa, World History, and the Life of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson
 

Tautai: Samoa, World History, and the Life of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson (Hardback)

By O'Brien, Patricia

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Tautai is the story of a man who came from the edge of a mighty empire and then challenged it at its very heart. This biography of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson chronicles the life of a man described as the "archenemy" of New Zealand and its greater whole, the British Empire. He was Samoa' ...

ISBN 9780824866532
Published 30 April 2017 by University of Hawai'i Press
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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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Richie McCaw 148 (Hardback)

By McCaw, Richie

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148 tests, 131 wins, 110 times captain of the All Blacks, 2 Rugby World Cup triumphs, 12 successful Bledisloe Cup campaigns, 7 Tri-Nations titles, 3 Rugby Championship titles. A career so impressive that it could not possibly be chronicled in an 'ordinary' book. This lavish retro ...

ISBN 9781927262788
Published 10 August 2016 by Upstart Press Ltd
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The Bumble Bee in Me: Living the Ironman Dream
 

The Bumble Bee in Me: Living the Ironman Dream (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Yee, MR Sze Mun

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Ironmen are supposed to look like Hollywood hunks or Greek statues. Yee Sze Mun looks like neither: barely 5' tall and in his 80th year, his iron is in the unbreakable spirit which has carried him to the finish of the Hawaii Ironman epic no less than five times in his sixties and ...

ISBN 9789671443507
Published 26 October 2016 by Yee Ah Chew
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The Architect of Kokoda: Bert Kienzle - The Man Who Made the Kokoda Trail
 

The Architect of Kokoda: Bert Kienzle - The Man Who Made the Kokoda Trail (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Kienzle, Robyn

If one person made the Kokoda Track that man was Bert Kienzle. Part Samoan and German/English, born in Fiji and raised in Germany and Australia, he was managing a rubber plantation and gold mine in Papua New Guinea at the outbreak of WWII.

ISBN 9780733627637
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780733630262
Published 27 October 2014 by Hachette
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Series Hachette Military Collection
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Mr Ambassador: Memoirs of Sir Carl Berendsen
  

Mr Ambassador: Memoirs of Sir Carl Berendsen (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Templeton, Hugh

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Sir Carl Berendsen (1890-1973) was the founder of New Zealand foreign policy. He was a dynamic thinker, a gifted writer, an outstanding administrator and a considerable orator. Few civil servants before or since have addressed both Cabinet and Parliament; few have made or been in ...

ISBN 9780864735843
Published 2 June 2009 by Victoria University Press
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