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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
Release Date 5 September 2014 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
Release Date 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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Max Gate
 

Max Gate (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Wilkins, Damien

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It's 1928 and the world's most famous novelist, Thomas Hardy, is dying in the upstairs room of Max Gate, the house he built in his beloved Dorset. Downstairs, his high-powered literary friends are becoming locked in a bitter fight with local supporters. Who owns Hardy's remains? ...

ISBN 9780864738998
Published 6 September 2013 by Victoria University Press
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Horse with Hat
 

Horse with Hat (Paperback)

By Smith, Marty

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Marty Smith grew up in remote hill country between Pahiatua and the sea. Although her father and grandmother lived on the same farm, one at each end, her father never spoke to her grandmother in her living memory, and their feud is the subject of quite a few poems. They also look ...

ISBN 9780864739278
Published 7 February 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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The Grass Catcher: A Digression About Home
  

The Grass Catcher: A Digression About Home (Hardback)

By Wedde, Ian

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From early childhood in post-war Blenheim to the remote regions of Bangladesh, from an English boarding school to 1960s Auckland, from Jordan during the civil war of 1969-70 to family homes full of children, this dazzling book traces the many shifts in Ian Wedde's life. Haunted b ...

ISBN 9780864739384
Release Date 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Waha / Mouth
 

Waha / Mouth (Paperback)

By Baker, Hinemoana

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'I'd like to think that opening this book to read is like standing at the mouth of a cave, or a river, or a grave, with a candle in your hand.' -Hinemoana Baker

ISBN 9780864739704
Published 1 August 2014 by Victoria University Press
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Sleeping on Horseback
  

Sleeping on Horseback (Paperback)

By Samuel, Frances

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'A hundred years are but a moment of sleep,' writes Po, still riding. In her first collection, Frances Samuel leads us into the lives of characters we have not met before in New Zealand poetry. A man with a snorkel trawls fountains for coins; a vending machine produces a sailboat ...

ISBN 9780864739728
Release Date 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
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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 6 February 2009 by Victoria University Press
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