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              Rescue: One New Zealander's crusade to save endangered animals: 2019
               

              Rescue: One New Zealander's crusade to save endangered animals: 2019 (Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $45.00
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              In Barry Crump-style Michael Willis tells about his saving rare breeds from extinction, including rediscovering the kune kune pig, saving the goats of Arapawa Island, wild pigs on Auckland Island, the lost wild cattle of Enderby Island, and the threatened wild donkeys on the Gala...pagos. A life full of adventure with the animals he loves.
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              ISBN 9780995105348
              Published NZ 30 Oct 2019
              Publisher Quentin Wilson Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Oxford AQA History for A Level: Wars and Welfare: Britain in Transition 1906-1957
               

              Oxford AQA History for A Level: Wars and Welfare: Britain in Transition 1906-1957 (Paperback)

              Series edited by Waller, Sally; By Willis, Michael; Thomas, J.

              • RRP: $142.99
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              Retaining all the well-loved features, this book is now matched to the new AQA specification and covers AS and A Level content together. With a strong focus on history skills, exam practice and specially selected sources and extracts, this book covers the period in depth, to help... students understand key ideas, events and developments.
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              ISBN 9780198354598
              Released NZ 25 Dec 2015
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Oxford AQA History for A Level
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              Precious Treasures from the Diamond Throne: Finds from the Site of the Buddha's Enlightenment
                

              Precious Treasures from the Diamond Throne: Finds from the Site of the Buddha's Enlightenment (Paperback)

              Edited by van Schaik, Sam; De Simone, Daniela; Hidas, Gergely; Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $219.50
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              • Pub Date
                31 May 21

              This volume presents new research on the temple site of Bodhgaya in eastern India - long recognised as the place where the Buddha sat in meditation and attained enlightenment - and shows through discussion of the rich material excavated from the site its importance in the field o...f Buddhist studies.
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              ISBN 9780861592289
              Released NZ 31 May 2021
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series British Museum Research Publications
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 31 May 2021
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              Relics and Relic Worship in Early Buddhism: India, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Burma
               

              Relics and Relic Worship in Early Buddhism: India, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Burma (Paperback)

              Edited by Stargardt, Janice; Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $148.57
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              Offers new perspectives on Buddhist relics and reliquaries, including a discussion of what constitutes a relic, as well as an analysis of the terminology related to relic worship. Other chapters focus on the placement and treatment of relics in situ as well as the spread of Buddh...ism to Burma and the vibrant relic culture that has been found there.
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              ISBN 9780861592180
              Released NZ 31 May 2018
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series British Museum Research Publications
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              The Book of War at the Court of the Great Mughal: Abu'l-Fazl 'Allami and the Persian Translation of the Mahabharata
                

              The Book of War at the Court of the Great Mughal: Abu'l-Fazl 'Allami and the Persian Translation of the Mahabharata (Hardback)

              By Golzadeh, Razieh B.; Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $319.50
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              • Pub Date
                30 Jun 22

              Beyond Boundaries: Religion, Region, Language and the State is a research initiative hosted by the British Museum and the British Library in London. Moving beyond geographical, chronological, disciplinary and historiographical boundaries, the books in this series explore the inte...ractions of India and her neighbors from late antiquity to the close of the medieval.
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              ISBN 9783110501216
              Released NZ 30 Jun 2022
              Publisher De Gruyter
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Beyond Boundaries
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              The Islamist Challenge in Algeria: A Political History
               

              The Islamist Challenge in Algeria: A Political History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael; Kodsy, Ahmad; Lobel, Eli

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              An account of the rise of Algerian Islamism from its early days during the 132 years of French colonial rule, its short moment of glory when it seemed about to take power in the late-1980s, and its subsequent crash.

              ISBN 9780814793299
              Released NZ 15 Mar 1999
              Publisher New York University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods
               

              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $88.99
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              Willis examines how gods of early Hinduism came to be established in temples, combining Sanskrit textual evidence with archaeological data.

              ISBN 9781107460164
              Released NZ 6 Nov 2014
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Democracy and the State: 1830-1945
                

              Democracy and the State: 1830-1945 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $33.99
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              This book charts the progress of the United Kingdom towards a modern democracy and looks at the changing role of the state from 1830 to 1945.

              ISBN 9780521599948
              Released NZ 8 Feb 1999
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Cambridge perspectives in history
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              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods
               

              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods (Hardback)

              By Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $208.99
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              Willis examines how gods of early Hinduism came to be established in temples, combining Sanskrit textual evidence with archaeological data.

              ISBN 9780521518741
              Released NZ 27 Apr 2009
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Gladstone and Disraeli: Principles and Policies
               

              Gladstone and Disraeli: Principles and Policies (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $49.99
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              This book for A and AS level history looks at the politics and policies of Gladstone and Disraeli through a wide range of primary sources. These include written sources (reports, letters, parliamentary papers, newspapers extracts, etc.) as well as posters, drawings and cartoons.

              ISBN 9780521368056
              Released NZ 25 Sep 1989
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Cambridge Topics in History
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