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            Penguins Under the Porch: A Yorkshireman's Ode to Oamaru
             

            Penguins Under the Porch: A Yorkshireman's Ode to Oamaru (Paperback)

            By Harbourne, David

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            David Harbourne fell in love with Oamaru when he first visited it and returned a few years later to write an in depth study of the town and its history. The story of Oamaru's history and revival is written with humour and flair,

            ISBN 9781927167366
            Published 13 May 2018 by Wily Publications
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            Two Sisters

            Two Sisters (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Seierstad, Asne

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            In October 2013 two teenage sisters left Oslo for Syria. A powerful and gripping true account of a family torn apart - by the author of the international bestseller THE BOOKSELLER OF KABUL.

            ISBN 9780349009049
            Published 13 March 2018 by Little, Brown Book Group
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            The Best Australian Sea Stories: Our Land is Girt by Sea
             

            The Best Australian Sea Stories: Our Land is Girt by Sea (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Haynes, Jim

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            A dazzling collection of writing about the sea - from first-hand accounts of ocean voyages to stories by Banjo Paterson and Mark Twain - from Australia's most successful Australiana author.

            ISBN 9781742371252
            Published 1 November 2012 by Allen & Unwin
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            Rex v Edith Thompson: A Tale of Two Murders

            Rex v Edith Thompson: A Tale of Two Murders (Hardback)

            By Thompson, Laura

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            The case of Edith Thompson and her lover Frederick Bywaters, both hanged for murder in 1923.

            ISBN 9781784082444
            Published 30 April 2018 by Head of Zeus
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            A Fortunate Life
             

            A Fortunate Life (EPUB ebook)

            By Facey, A. B.

            Albert Facey's story is the story of Australia.Born in 1894, and first sent to work at the age of eight, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a labourer and farmer and jackaroo, becoming lost and then rescued by Indigenous trackers, then gaining a hard-won literacy, surviving G ...

            ISBN 9781925591415
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            Published 21 April 2018 by Fremantle Press
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            Belle: The True Story of Dido Belle
              

            Belle: The True Story of Dido Belle (EPUB ebook – ePub, Film tie-in edition)

            By Byrne, Paula

            The inspiration behind the powerful new film starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson and Emily Watson, this is the story of Dido Belle, whose adoption by an aristocratic family challenged the conventions of 18th century England.

            ISBN 9780007589722
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            Published 1 April 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            A Fortunate Life

            A Fortunate Life (Paperback)

            By Facey, A. B.

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            Albert Facey's story is the story of Australia. Born in 1894, and first sent to work at the age of nine, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a labourer and farmer and jackaroo, becoming lost and then rescued by Indigenous trackers, then gaining a hard-won literacy, surviving G ...

            ISBN 9781925591408
            Published 21 April 2018 by Fremantle Press
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            Women and Children Last: The Burning of the Emigrant Ship Cospatrick
              

            Women and Children Last: The Burning of the Emigrant Ship Cospatrick (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Clark, Dr. Charles

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            A sea voyage in the nineteenth century was not for the faint-hearted. The hazards were many and accidents commonplace. This book, based on research carried out in Britain, New Zealand and Australia, relates the story of the Cospatrick and the nightmare survival of only three peop ...

            ISBN 9781877372148
            Published 1 January 2006 by Otago University Press
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            Two Sisters

            Two Sisters (Hardback)

            By Seierstad, Asne

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            In October 2013 two teenage sisters left Oslo for Syria. A powerful and gripping true account of a family torn apart - by the author of the international bestseller THE BOOKSELLER OF KABUL.

            ISBN 9780349009056
            Published 27 March 2018 by Little, Brown Book Group
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            The French Revolution and What Went Wrong
             

            The French Revolution and What Went Wrong (Hardback)

            By Clarke, Stephen

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            An entertaining and eye-opening look at the French Revolution, by Stephen Clarke, author of 1000 Years of Annoying the French and A Year in the Merde. Versailles looks back at the French Revolution and how it's surrounded in a myth. In 1789, almost no one in France wanted to oust ...

            ISBN 9781780895512
            Published 15 May 2018 by Cornerstone
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