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Calls to Arms: New Zealand Society and Commitment to the Great War
 

Calls to Arms: New Zealand Society and Commitment to the Great War (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Loveridge, Steven

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During the First World War, New Zealand society committed itself to a war effort the intensity of which can be glimpsed in the wealth spent, the extraordinary legislation passed, the emotions evoked and the enlistment of near 10 per cent of the country's population in the armed f ...

ISBN 9780864739674
Published 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Us, Then
 

Us, Then (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By O'Sullivan, Vincent

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ISBN 9780864738929
Published 5 July 2013 by Victoria University Press
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The Critic's Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971-2013
 

The Critic's Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971-2013 (Hardback)

By Curnow, Wystan; Edited by Barton, Christina; Leonard, Robert; With Sleigh, Thomasin

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Wystan Curnow is New Zealand's longest-serving and, arguably, most important art critic. This edited collection brings together a selection of his art writings from 1971 to 2013 to provide the first comprehensive overview of his practice. Selectively drawing on his considerable o ...

ISBN 9780864739322
Published 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
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How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War
 

How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Ferrall, Charles; Ricketts, Harry

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Essays by a raft of historians, writers and other prominent figures reflect on our different forms of remembering and re-membering, what we have cherished and valued, forgotten and ignored, constructed and reframed"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9780864739353
Published 2 May 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Empty Bones: And Other Stories
 

Empty Bones: And Other Stories (Paperback)

By Dukes, Breton

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Empty Bones is weightlifting, infidelity, drunk driving, facelifts and childbirth - it's a family and their weekend reunion. It is Lisbon to Madrid on the night train and Auckland to Wellington on a motorbike. It is the end, the beginning and the gristly in between. Empty Bones i ...

ISBN 9780864739186
Published 2 May 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Give Us This Day: A Memoir of Family and Exile
  

Give Us This Day: A Memoir of Family and Exile (Hardback)

By Brow, Helena Wisniewska

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In June 1944, when 14-year-old Stefan Wisniewski stood by his mother's dusty Tehran grave, he knew his world was about to change again, forever. Give Us This Day: a Memoir of Family and Exile explores the story of one of the 732 Polish child survivors of wartime Soviet deportatio ...

ISBN 9780864739681
Release Date 3 October 2014 by Victoria University Press
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A Blighted Fame: George S. Evans 1802-1868, A Life
 

A Blighted Fame: George S. Evans 1802-1868, A Life (Hardback)

By Riddiford, Helen

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The biography of George Evans, scholar, lawyer, editor, politician, and one of the founders of New Zealand (for whom Evans Bay in Wellington is named). It covers his early life in England, his involvement with the New Zealand Company, and his time in Wellington, New Zealand, and ...

ISBN 9780864738967
Published 18 July 2014 by Victoria University Press
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The Families
 

The Families (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By O'Sullivan, Vincent

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Fourteen magnificent new stories from a New Zealand master.

ISBN 9780864739193
Published 2 May 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Tree Space
 

Tree Space (Paperback)

By McMillan, Maria

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Tree space is the vast mathematical terrain occupied by ancestral trees of a group of species. Between them the trees, some bushy and some stark, account for all possible ways in which species might relate to one another. Maria McMillan's first full collection creates a new, invi ...

ISBN 9780864739285
Published 6 June 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance
  

Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance (Trade Paperback/Paperback, Reprinted edition)

Edited by Hohaia, Te Miringa; O'Brien, Gregory; Strongman, Lara

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Includes more than 120 paintings, written accounts, and photographs from the time, following the English invasion in 1881. This work chronicles the story of brave leaders Te Whiti o Rongomai and Tohu Kakahi, and celebrates the strength and spirit of the Parihaka community, even u ...

ISBN 9780864735201
Published 1 November 2005 by Victoria University Press
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