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              Mihaia: The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu
                

              Mihaia: The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Binney, Judith; Chaplin, Gillian; Wallace, Craig

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              Rua Kenana was an extraordinary prophetic leader from the Urewera. Resisting threats to expel the Tuhoe people from their ancestral lands, he established a remarkable community at Maungapohatu, identifying himself as the 'Mihaia' or 'Messiah' for Tuhoe. Judith Binney, Gillian Cha...plin and Craig Wallace researched the history of the community in the 1970s, working first with a collection of photographs that they took to the Urewera. Sharing these photographs with descendants of Rua and his followers, they found that 'strangers opened their hearts to us, and shared their stories'. This biographical account focuses on a dramatic moment in Urewera history, one that incorporated a shocking episode in early twentieth-century New Zealand. The rich photographic record documents not only the police assault on the Maungapohatu community but also the lives of the people and Rua's utopian vision. The prophet lived into the 1930s, a leader still working to support and sustain his followers. Described on publication as 'an unparalleled record of a community through time', this remarkable history has been in demand since first publication by Oxford University Press in 1979.
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              ISBN 9781927131305
              Published NZ 2 Dec 2011
              Publisher Bridget Williams Books
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              A Cold Day in Hell
                

              A Cold Day in Hell (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wallace, Craig

              • RRP: $44.99
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              A Cold Day in Hell is a thrilling mix of history and dramatic license that brings alive the story of Fort Phil Kearny and the horrific Fetterman Massacre in 1866 Wyoming. The stage is cleverly set with accounts of clashes between the US Army and Plains Indians from the early 1850...'s until a fateful day on December 21, 1866. The brave men, women, and children based at Fort Phil Kearny experienced hardships, and terror that few Americans have lived through before or since. This is their story.
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              ISBN 9781329652897
              Released NZ 20 Feb 2016
              Publisher Lulu.com
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              A Slip in the Rain, The True Story of the 1967-72 Toronto Argonauts and the Fumble That Killed Canada's Team
                

              A Slip in the Rain, The True Story of the 1967-72 Toronto Argonauts and the Fumble That Killed Canada's Team (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Wallace, Craig

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              A game by game history of the 1967-72 CFL Toronto Argonaut football team.

              ISBN 9781411613928
              Released NZ 22 May 2005
              Publisher Lulu.com
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              CANADA IN PIECES
                

              CANADA IN PIECES (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wallace, Craig

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              Sometime in the near future a major war breaks out in the Middle East. The oil fields in the region are destroyed. As the price of oil explodes around the world, the Canadian government takes action directed at Canadian oil producing regions that will leave Canada in Pieces.

              ISBN 9780359518876
              Released NZ 9 Apr 2019
              Publisher Lulu Press
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