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            Okay, Boomer: New Zealand In The Swinging Sixties
             

            Okay, Boomer: New Zealand In The Swinging Sixties (Paperback)

            By Chapman, Ian

            • RRP: $39.99
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            OK Boomer! New Zealand in the Swinging Sixties looks at Politics, Sport, Wining & Dining, fashion, night life and everything 60s in a highly illustrated format.

            ISBN 9781988538501
            Published NZ 9 Nov 2020
            Publisher David Bateman Ltd
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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

            • RRP: $24.99
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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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            This Pakeha Life: An Unsettled Memoir
             

            This Pakeha Life: An Unsettled Memoir (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Alison

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            A timely and perceptive memoir from award-winning author and academic Alison Jones. As questions of identity come to the fore once more in New Zealand, this frank and humane account of a life spent traversing Pakeha and Maori worlds offers important insights into our shared life ...on these islands.
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            ISBN 9781988587288
            Published NZ 8 Sep 2020
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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            Matariki: The Star of the Year
             

            Matariki: The Star of the Year (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Matamua, Rangi

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $28.00
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            In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a growing inter...est in Maori astronomy. Still, there remain some unanswered questions about how Matariki was traditionally observed.
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            ISBN 9781775503255
            Published NZ 1 May 2017
            Publisher Huia Publishers
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            We will not cease
              

            We will not cease (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

            By Baxter, Archibald

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            • Pub Date
              30 Mar 21

            We Will Not Cease is the unflinching account of New Zealander Archibald Baxter's brutal treatment as a conscientious objector during World War I.

            ISBN 9781988592992
            Published NZ 30 Mar 2021
            Publisher Otago University Press
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            Matariki: Te Whetu Tapu o te Tau
             

            Matariki: Te Whetu Tapu o te Tau (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Matamua, Rangi

            • RRP: $35.00
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            In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a growing inter...est in Maori astronomy.
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            ISBN 9781775503262
            Published NZ 31 Aug 2017
            Publisher Huia Publishers
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            Language (Maori)
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            Truth Is Trouble: The strange case of Israel Folau, or How Free Speech Became So Complicated

            Truth Is Trouble: The strange case of Israel Folau, or How Free Speech Became So Complicated (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Knox, Malcolm

            • RRP: $37.99
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            Why did the sacking of rugby player Israel Folau over his social media posts become one of the nation's most polarizing controversies? How could one man's religious views activate so many people in modern Australia? And what does the sides people found themselves on tell us about... the kind of country we've become? Starting with this striking incident, triple Walkley Award winning journalist Malcolm Knox paints a vivid portrait of the divisions that underlie our recent history, from marriage equality to the covid lockdown. He shows how free speech has become the new flashpoint of the 'culture wars', and how it remains our deepest national faultline.
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            ISBN 9781760856144
            Published NZ 5 Nov 2020
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Australia
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            Living By the Moon: Te Maramataka o Te Whanau-a-Apanui
             

            Living By the Moon: Te Maramataka o Te Whanau-a-Apanui (Paperback)

            By Tawhai, Wiremu

            • RRP: $25.00
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            The dependence of Te Whanau-a-Apanui ancestors on the environment led them to closely study the changes and cycles in nature so they could ensure their survival in their tribal area. Knowledge of aspects such as the sea conditions and best planting and harvesting times at each da...y of the month were carefully observed and remembered and community activities were arranged according to the phases of the moon. This book records this traditional knowledge, handed down orally and through practical demonstration to Te Whanau-a-Apanui elders by their forebears, and from them to the next generations.
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            ISBN 9781775501244
            Published NZ 4 Oct 2013
            Publisher Huia Publishers
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            Great British Gardeners: From the Early Plantsmen to Chelsea Medal Winners
              

            Great British Gardeners: From the Early Plantsmen to Chelsea Medal Winners (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Berridge, Vanessa

            • RRP: $59.50
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            • Pub Date
              15 Apr 21

            New trade paperback - Through the stories of twenty-six inspiring figures - from 'Capability' Brown, Humphry Repton and Vita Sackville-West to lesser known figures, and present-day gardeners such as Beth Chatto and John Brookes - this book brings the colourful history of British ...gardening to life.
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            ISBN 9781398103313
            Released NZ 15 Apr 2021
            Publisher Amberley Publishing
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            The Children of Ash and Elm: A History of the Vikings
             

            The Children of Ash and Elm: A History of the Vikings (Hardback)

            By Price, Neil

            • RRP: $70.00
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            • Pub Date
              13 Apr 21

            The Viking Age - between 750 and 1050 - saw an unprecedented expansion of the Scandinavian peoples. As traders and raiders, explorers and colonists, they reshaped the world between eastern North America and the Asian steppe. For a millennium, though, their history has largely bee...n filtered through the writings of their victims. Based on the latest archaeological and textual evidence, Children of Ash and Elm tells the story of the Vikings on their own terms: their politics, their cosmology, their art and culture. From Bjoern Ironside, who led an expedition to sack Rome, to Gudrid Thorbjarnardottir, the most travelled woman in the world, Price shows us the real Vikings, not the caricatures they have become in popular culture and history.
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            ISBN 9780241283981
            Released NZ 13 Apr 2021
            Publisher Penguin
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