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            Aroha: Maori wisdom for a contented life lived in harmony with our planet
             

            Aroha: Maori wisdom for a contented life lived in harmony with our planet (Hardback)

            By Elder, Hinemoa

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            Ki te kotahi te kakaho ka whati, ki te kapuia, e kore e whati When we stand alone we are vulnerable but together we are unbreakable See the world differently, through some of the wisest of human eyes. Discover traditional Maori philosophy through 52 whakatauki - simple, powerful ...life lessons, one for every week. Each one is retold by respected Maori psychiatrist Dr Hinemoa Elder to show how we can live a less stressful daily life, with more contentment and kindness for each other and the planet. Find out how the power of aroha can help you each day, and through its many meanings - fundamental Maori values - make a happier world for everyone. Chapters include- - Manaakitanga (love for each other) - Kaitiakitanga (respect for our planet) - Whanaungatanga (community and connectivity) - Tino rangatiratanga (self-determination)
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            ISBN 9780143775225
            Published NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Year Without Summer: 1816 - one event, six lives, a world changed - longlisted for the Walter Scott Prize 2021

            The Year Without Summer: 1816 - one event, six lives, a world changed - longlisted for the Walter Scott Prize 2021 (Paperback)

            By Glasfurd, Guinevere

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            A supervolcanic explosion in 1815 led to the extraordinary 'Year Without Summer' in 1816 - a massive climate disruption causing famine, poverty, rebellion, and lives (both ordinary and privileged) to be changed forever. Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein, John Constable's paintings ...changed, crops failed, food riots broke out, and snow fell in August.
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            ISBN 9781473672338
            Released NZ 9 Feb 2021
            Publisher John Murray Press
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            Wildlife of New Zealand
              

            Wildlife of New Zealand (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Fitter, Julian

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            • Pub Date
              12 Apr 21

            The essential field guide to the wildlife of New Zealand. New Zealand is home to an amazing and distinctive flora and fauna, most of it found only in this country.

            ISBN 9781988538624
            Published NZ 12 Apr 2021
            Publisher David Bateman Ltd
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            Kia Whakanuia te Whenua: People Place Landscape
               

            Kia Whakanuia te Whenua: People Place Landscape (Paperback)

            Edited by Hill, Carolyn; Foreword by Salmond, Anne

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              1 Mar 21

            Concern for the protection and management of the whenua/land was the inspiration for The Landscape Foundation's publication Kia Whakanuia te Whenua. Global and local impacts such as climate change, biodiversity loss, water pollution and structural issues such as government policy... and neoliberal economics are affecting global and local habitats as well as how we perceive, relate to and care for them. This is at the heart of issues for landscape practitioners, Maori, ecologists, and many others.
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            ISBN 9780473532376
            Published NZ 1 Mar 2021
            Publisher Mary Egan Publishing
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            Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World
             

            Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Contains 1 Paperback / softback)

            By Winchester, Simon

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            From the bestselling author Simon Winchester, a human history of land around the world: who mapped it, owned it, stole it, cared for it, fought for it and gave it back.

            ISBN 9780008359126
            Released NZ 3 Feb 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            People and Place: Why Where We Live Matters
              

            People and Place: Why Where We Live Matters (Paperback)

            By Morrison, Philip S.

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              12 Jul 21

            Where we live impacts our wellbeing - and so is a crucial element in public policy. This book provides an analysis of the research thus far and points to ways in which we can improve everyone's wellbeing through an awareness of the influence of geography.

            ISBN 9781988545837
            Published NZ 12 Jul 2021
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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            Climate Aotearoa: What'S Happening & What We Can Do About it
              

            Climate Aotearoa: What'S Happening & What We Can Do About it (Paperback)

            Edited by Clark, Helen

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              13 Apr 21

            Contributions from a range of climate scientists and commentators Rob Bell, Jason Boberg, Adelia Hallett, Sophie Handford, Rhys Jones, Haylee Koroi, Matt McGlone, Jamie Morton, Rod Oram, Jim Salinger, Kera Sherwood-O'Regan, Simon Thrush and Andrew Jeffs. Climate Aotearoa outlines... the climate situation as it is now, and as it will be in the years to come. It describes the likely impact on the environment and on our day-to-day living situation. It suggests the changes you can make for maximum impact, what we should be asking of our government and what we should be asking of our business community. In doing so, this is a hopeful book - actions can make a difference.
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            ISBN 9781988547633
            Published NZ 13 Apr 2021
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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            Te Mahi Oneone Hua Parakore: A Maori Soil Sovereignty and Wellbeing Handbook
             

            Te Mahi Oneone Hua Parakore: A Maori Soil Sovereignty and Wellbeing Handbook (Paperback)

            Edited by Hutchings, Jessica

            Te Mahi Oneone Hua Parakore: A Maori Soil Sovereignty and Wellbeing Handbook shines a light on Maori relationships with soil, as well as the connections between soil and food security, and frames these links within the wider discourse of tino rangatiratanga from a variety of Maor...i perspectives.
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            ISBN 9780473516192
            Published NZ 31 Jul 2020
            Publisher FREERANGE PRESS
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            How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need

            How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need (Hardback)

            By Gates, Bill

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            Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, shares what he has learnt in over a decade of studying climate change and investing in innovations to address climate problems. He explains how the world can work to build the tools it needs to get to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions - investing... in research, inventing new technologies and deploying them quickly at a large scale. Gates is optimistic that the world can prevent the worst impacts of the climate crisis. This is a visionary and inspiring book by one of the world's most celebrated public figures.
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            ISBN 9780241448304
            Released NZ 16 Feb 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Voyagers: The Settlement of the Pacific
              

            Voyagers: The Settlement of the Pacific (Hardback)

            By Thomas, Nicholas

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            • Pub Date
              7 Apr 21

            The story of the settlement of the Pacific Ocean.

            ISBN 9781838930486
            Released NZ 7 Apr 2021
            Publisher Head of Zeus
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The Landmark Library
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