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              On the Move: A History of Transport in Australia

              On the Move: A History of Transport in Australia (Paperback)

              By Simpson, Margaret

              Explores the stories behind the many and varied forms of transport and travel in Australia from early indigenous trade routes to the high-tech vehicles of the 20th century. Draws on the Powerhouse Museum's diverse collection to give a unique insight into transport adapted to meet... the challenges of distance and isolation.
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              ISBN 9781863171014
              Published NZ 30 Nov 2004
              Publisher NewSouth Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Mahabharata
               

              Mahabharata (Audio CD / Audio)

              By Simpson, Margaret

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              TRADE EDITION: The Mahabharata is the story of five brothers some of the most glorious heroes ever known. They are children of the gods, and they have incredible powers. They also have the most lethal enemies. The Pandavas lives are full of mystery and wonder. This was a mythical... time when the gods themselves walked on the earth. Even a feeble, old
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              ISBN 9781740944311
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2003
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Locomotive No.1: and the Early Railway History of NSW

              Locomotive No.1: and the Early Railway History of NSW (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Simpson, Margaret

              Locomotive No 1 hauled the first train to run in NSW and is one of the most historically significant objects in the state. It was instrumental in the construction and early operation of the first steam railway in NSW, which opened in 1855. This publication traces the fascinating ...story behind Locomotive No 1.
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              ISBN 9781863171168
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2005
              Publisher NewSouth Books
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Companion to Hard Times
               

              The Companion to Hard Times (Hardback)

              By Simpson, Margaret

              • RRP: $139.99
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              An invaluable aid to modern readers in understanding Dickens's classic book, as it examines both specific details and the broader context of the story.

              ISBN 9780313305986
              Released NZ 12 Dec 1997
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Dickens Companions
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              Elizabeth I: Reigns Supreme
               

              Elizabeth I: Reigns Supreme (Paperback)

              By Simpson, Margaret; Illustrated by Reeve, Philip

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              Everything you could ever want to know about the woman with the big red wig!

              ISBN 9781407198088
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2020
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Cleopatra: One Cool Queen
               

              Cleopatra: One Cool Queen (Paperback)

              By Simpson, Margaret; Illustrated by Reeve, Philip

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              Everybody knows that Cleopatra is the most famous of all of Egypt's queens and that she had a nasty accident with a snake. But did you also know that Cleopatra: - married both her brothers? - had her younger sister killed? Even though she's dead, Cleo's still full of surprises!

              ISBN 9781407198071
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2020
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 7-9 years
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              Mary Queen of Scots: Born to Rule
               

              Mary Queen of Scots: Born to Rule (Paperback)

              By Simpson, Margaret; Illustrated by Reeve, Philip

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              Everyone's heard of Mary, Queen of Scots. She is horribly famous for having terrible taste in husbands, rotting away in Liz I's prison and, totally losing her head - on the chopping block. But not everyone knows that Mary was a six-foot stunner who got kidnapped by a murderous lo...rd. Even though she's dead, Mary's still full of surprises.
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              ISBN 9781407198101
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2020
              Publisher Scholastic
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Companion to Hard Times
               

              The Companion to Hard Times (Hardback, annotated edition)

              By Simpson, Margaret

              • RRP: $355.50
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              Provides an annotation to Charles Dickens's novel, Hard Times and can be read with any edition of the novel.

              ISBN 9781873403563
              Released NZ 1 Oct 1997
              Publisher Helm Information Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The Dickens Companions
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              Jeffrey Dahmer
               

              Jeffrey Dahmer (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simpson, Margaret

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              Jeffrey Dahmer, also known as The Milwaukee Cannibal, is infamous for raping, murdering, dismembering, engaging in necrophilia with, and eating parts of at least 17 males, most of them in their teens and early 20s. Despite claiming insanity, Dahmer was convicted of the murders an...d sentenced to 15 consecutive life sentences in Wisconsin on 15 February 1992, for a total of 957 years, as well as receiving another life sentence in Ohio in May 1992.
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              ISBN 9781530444069
              Released NZ 8 Mar 2016
              Publisher Createspace
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Rail Tales: Emily's Big Train Ride

              Rail Tales: Emily's Big Train Ride (Hardback)

              By Simpson, Margaret; Whitty, Helen; Illustrated by Loeng, Will

              • RRP: $21.99
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              This beautifully illustrated hardcover book tells the story of NSW railways for children aged 610, as seen through the eyes of Emily, an inquisitive eight-year old with a vivid imagination. In conversation with her Grandpa, Emily explores many aspects of rail heritage. Emily trav...els back in time and gets to ask the questions an 8-year old might ask.
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              ISBN 9781863171519
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2013
              Publisher Powerhouse Publishing
              Interest Age Children
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