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Cook Islands Heroes
  

Cook Islands Heroes (Paperback)

By Riley, David; Illustrated by Mulipola, Michel

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Profiles famous Cook Islanders, who tell their story about how they became successful. Subjects include Sir Thomas Davis, Professor Bobbie Hunter, Lima Sopoaga, Dr. Tearikivao Maoate, Sir Terepai Maoare, Marghartet Matenga and Alfred Ngaro. Also looks at some legendary and histor ...

ISBN 9780473395667
Published 2 August 2017
Interest Age 13+ years
Series Pasifika Heroes
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Legacy: Sir Gordon Tietjens
  

Legacy: Sir Gordon Tietjens (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Tietjens, Gordon

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"The tell-all memoir by one of New Zealand's greatest ever rugby coaches"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9780143771616
Release Date 30 October 2017 by Penguin
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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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Samoan Heroes
 

Samoan Heroes (Paperback)

By Riley, David; Illustrated by Mulipola, Michel

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Samoan Heroes tells the inspirational stories of achievers who have Samoan ancestry. It includes legends like Sina and Tigilau; historical figures such as Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III and Salamasina; and contemporary heroes like Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Judge Ida Malosi, Troy Pol ...

ISBN 9780473315047
Published 1 June 2015
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Long Distance: Life of a Successful Failure
   

Long Distance: Life of a Successful Failure (Paperback)

By Millard, Tony

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In this autobiographical memoir, Tony Millard explores the myths surrounding the issues regarding the concepts of success and failure, winning and losing, as well as his personal experiences in racial and social integration in newly enfranchised societies.

ISBN 9781788035125
Release Date 28 October 2017 by Troubador Publishing
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We Are The Rock!
   

We Are The Rock! (Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd ed.)

By Riley, David; Photographs by Tamua, Evotia; Illustrated by Te Whata, Munro

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In We are the Rock! we hear the stories of contemporary Niueans, as well as historical and legendary figures their struggles, impressions and achievements. They are Niuean taoga (treasures) and include: Tigilau Ness, Dene Halatau, Luisa Avaiki, Che Fu, Dr Vili Nosa, Dave Pakieto, ...

ISBN 9781877484216
Published 22 May 2012 by Little Island Press Ltd
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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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President McKinley: Architect of the American Century
  

President McKinley: Architect of the American Century (Hardback)

By Merry, Robert W.

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In this great American story, acclaimed historian Robert Merry resurrects the presidential reputation of William McKinley, which loses out to the brilliant and flamboyant Theodore Roosevelt who succeeded him after his assassination. He portrays McKinley as a chief executive of co ...

ISBN 9781451625448
Release Date 7 November 2017 by Simon & Schuster
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Imagine No Religion: The Autobiography of Blase Bonpane
 

Imagine No Religion: The Autobiography of Blase Bonpane (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Bonpane, Blase

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This is the personal story of the life of Blase Bonpane, a vanguard practitioner of liberation theology and a former Maryknoll priest. In the wake of the Second Vatican Council 1962-1965 many religious people, especially those serving in Latin America, began to understand a spiri ...

ISBN 9781597096706
Published 1 October 2011 by Red Hen Press
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