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              Pioneer Women
                

              Pioneer Women (Paperback)

              Edited by Ell, Sarah

              • RRP: $29.99
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              * First title in a new non-fiction series aimed at readers aged 12+ * A fascinating collection of writings portraying life for pioneer women * Liberally illustrated, with interesting ephemera and fact boxes

              ISBN 9780947506599
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The NZ Series
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              Volcanoes and Earthquakes
                

              Volcanoes and Earthquakes (Paperback)

              By Ell, Gordon; Ell, Sarah

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              * Second title in a new non-fiction series aimed at readers aged 12+ * Easy-to-understand text explaining New Zealand's volcanic and earthquake situation * Highly illustrated with explanatory diagrams and photographs

              ISBN 9780947506605
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2019
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The NZ Series
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              Outrageous Fortune, the West Family Album
                

              Outrageous Fortune, the West Family Album (Paperback)

              By Lang, Rachel; Griffin, James; Balme, Tim

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Based on the hit TV series Outrageous Fortune, this outrageous family album introduce all the characters and their tips for a fulfilling life in the West, including recipes, love stories, defining moments and disasters. Complete with behind-the-scenes photos, actors' interviews, ...quiz, drinking game and episode summaries.
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              ISBN 9781877514005
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2009
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Warrior Kids: Warrior Training for Children
                

              Warrior Kids: Warrior Training for Children (Paperback)

              By Tipene, Tim

              • RRP: $44.99
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              The complete guide to Tim Tipene's innovative Warrior Kids program, teaching the ten core sessions for this program to develop children's confidence, respect and self-control

              ISBN 9781877514227
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2011
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Wiremu Pere
                

              Wiremu Pere (Hardback)

              By Pere, Joseph Te Kani; et al.

              • RRP: $90.00
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              Wiremu Pere (Wi Pere) lived from 1837 to 1915, leading his tribes of Rongowhakaata and Te Aitanga a Mahaki through some of the most turbulent chapters of New Zealand history. He stood resolute against colonialism and entered parliament to stand up for his East Coast people, yet w...as astute in his business dealings and was compromised in the views of many Pakeha and Maori. This handsome book, illustrated with numerous photographs, whakapapa and maps, sets out the many sides Wi Pere's life and times with a particular focus on his family life, parliamentary career and contributions to the East Coast.
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              ISBN 9781877514098
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2010
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Titirangi, Fringe of Heaven
                

              Titirangi, Fringe of Heaven (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bonny, Marc; Edited by Harvey, Bruce; Harvey, Trixie

              • RRP: $44.99
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              Titirangi, probably Aucklands most beautiful suburb and on the edge of the dramatic Waitakere Ranges, is truly the fringe of heaven. This richly illustrated book, compiled over many years by the West Auckland Historical Society, tracks the areas evolution from successive Maori se...ttlements, the first European arrivals, forest clearings and the beginnings of Titirangi village through to the post-war era when artists and writers began gravitating to the community as its regenerating forest reached for the sky. Titirangi: Fringe of Heaven collects specialist accounts of Maori history, prominent settlers, architecture, the arts and the environment with personal recollections of Titirangi life. A must for anyone with a connection to this beautiful area or with an interest in the arts and environment.
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              ISBN 9781877514135
              Published NZ 1 Apr 2011
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Assuring and Enduring: Fifty Years of Civic Assurance : Tested by Time and Disaster
                

              Assuring and Enduring: Fifty Years of Civic Assurance : Tested by Time and Disaster (Hardback)

              Edited by Sole, Tim

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              Assuring and Enduring tells of Civic Assurance's steady development as New Zealand's local government insurer of recourse and a financial services provider - interspersed with sections that describe the challenges local government faces through earthquakes, tsunamis, floods and v...olcanoes.
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              ISBN 9781877514210
              Published NZ 20 Oct 2011
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              New Zealand Tattoo: in the Home of the Tattooists Art
                

              New Zealand Tattoo: in the Home of the Tattooists Art (Hardback)

              By Hoult, Chris; Forbes, Steve

              • RRP: $50.00
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              We have tattooing in the blood in New Zealand, and styles worn with pride here in Aotearoa are appreciated worldwide by admirers of beautiful design. And in the early 2010s, tattooing is going through a renaissance. Chris Hoult immersed himself in the Kiwi tattoo scene from 2011 ...and 2012, and brought writer-musician Steve Forbes along for the ride.What they record in New Zealand Tattoo is the view from the studios of New Zealand now, with profiles of leading tattoists including Merv OConnor, Gordon Hatfield, Monique Mataga, Jason Parkinson and Te Rangitu Netana. Combining stunning photography and snappy text, New Zealand Tattoo is a contemporary celebration of tattooing here in its three rich tradiions: Ta Moko (Maori tattoo), Tatau (Pacific Islands tattoo) and Tattoo (European and Asian forms).
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              ISBN 9781877514470
              Published NZ 16 Oct 2012
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand
                

              Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $39.99
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              "Polynesian navigation and the discovery of New Zealand offers a straightforward account of how and why Polynesian seafarers made their journey south to New Zealand shores. The first part discusses the origins of the voyages, legends of the homeland and the explorer Kupe, traditi...onal Polynesian navigation techniques, and the preservation of seafaring knowledge by Maori. The second part presents a gripping account of the canoe Hawaiki-nui retracing the route from Tahiti to New Zealand in 1985 using traditional voyaging methods"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9781877514159
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2011
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Like Them That Dream: The Maori and the Old Testament
                 

              Like Them That Dream: The Maori and the Old Testament (Paperback)

              By Elsmore, Bronwyn

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              Like Them That Dream tells of the early interaction between Maori and missionary, outlining the background of the Christian mission in New Zealand. After examining the cultural reasons why Maori often chose to identify with the Israelites of ancient times, many distinctive Maori ...responses to Christianity ? including the formation of such religious movements as Pai Marire, the Parihaka Movement, Ringatu and Ratana ? are discussed in further detail. Like Them That Dream was first published in 1985. This reprint of the revised edition incorporates further research and additional photographs.
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              ISBN 9781877514265
              Published NZ 23 Sep 2011
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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