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Samoan Odyssey: A Life Story
 

Samoan Odyssey: A Life Story (Hardback)

By Ma'ia'i, Semisi

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Samoan Odyssey takes us on a journey through the Pacific diaspora. Throughout the second half of the twentieth century thousands of Samoans left their island homes to live in far-flung countries. They went for self-betterment although they were among their nation's best. Semisi M ...

ISBN 9781877484292
Published 31 May 2017 by Little Island Press Ltd
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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
Published 1 July 2017 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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Letters from the Field, 1925-1975
 

Letters from the Field, 1925-1975 (Paperback, New edition)

By Mead, Margaret

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Beginning in 1925 mead sent family and friends these letters from the field to make a little more real for them the exotic worlds that absorbed her. Enhanced by more than 100 photographs these intelligent, vivid, frequently funny, and sometimes poetic letters help us share with M ...

ISBN 9780060958046
Published 21 January 2002 by HarperCollins Publishers
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The Flamboya Tree: Memories of a Family's War Time Courage
 

The Flamboya Tree: Memories of a Family's War Time Courage (Paperback, New edition)

By Kelly, Clara Olink

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When the Japanese invaded Java during World War II, four-year-old Clara Kelly was sent to a women's camp with her mother and two young brothers. Her descriptions of the appalling conditions are countered by the resilience and courage of the internees.

ISBN 9780099445531
Published 15 August 2007 by Cornerstone
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Henry J. Kaiser: Builder in the Modern American West
  

Henry J. Kaiser: Builder in the Modern American West (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Foster, Mark S.; Foreword by Goetzmann, William H.

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In the 1940s Henry J Kaiser was a household name, as familiar then as Warren Buffett and Donald Trump are now. Like a Horatio Alger hero, Kaiser rose from lower-middle-class origins to become an enormously wealthy entrepreneur, building roads, bridges, dams, and housing. This tit ...

ISBN 9780292742260
Published 15 June 2012 by Inbooks
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Series American Studies Series
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Strange But True: Tales of Feng Shui
 

Strange But True: Tales of Feng Shui (Paperback)

By Thorn, Danny

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A collection of stories about classical Chinese feng shui and its practice, as told by Danny Thorn, New Zealand's only full-time feng shui consultant. Many, of these tales are set in New Zealand, his home, and reflect the insights he has gained in close to twenty years of studyin ...

ISBN 9780473232917
Published 1 January 2013 by NZ / SP Author Self Published
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Eat the Wind: The True Story of Wild Horses and One Unlikely Horsewoman
 

Eat the Wind: The True Story of Wild Horses and One Unlikely Horsewoman (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Sisley, Robin

In 1997, Robin Sisley offered refuge to ten newly mustered wild stallions that were destined for slaughter.

ISBN 9780473298401
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Published 17 October 2014
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Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance
 

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance (Trade Paperback/Paperback, large type edition)

By Obama, President Barack Hussein

In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father--a figure he knows more as a myth ...

ISBN 9780739328194
Published 1 May 2008 by Random House
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At the Hinge of History: A Reporter's Story
 

At the Hinge of History: A Reporter's Story (Hardback)

By Harsch, Joseph C.; Foreword by Fromm, Joseph

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The autobiography of the journalist Joseph C. Harsch, who, over 60 years was a first-hand witness to many of the great events of the 20th century. He had a knack for being in the right place at the right time - the Great Depression, Hawaii when the Japanese invaded Pearl Harbour, ...

ISBN 9780820315157
Published 30 September 1993 by Inbooks
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Kurlumarniny: We come from the desert

Kurlumarniny: We come from the desert (Paperback)

By Hale, Monty

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. .. the story of Minyjun (Monty Hale), a senior Ngulipartu man from the Pilbara region of Western Australia. --Back cover.

ISBN 9780855758301
Published 1 March 2012
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