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            Krithia: Gallipoli
               

            Krithia: Gallipoli (Paperback)

            By Chambers, Stephen

            • RRP: $52.99
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            • Pub Date
              5 Nov 20

            After the landings at Gallipoli, the three battles of Krithia dominated the fighting in Helles. These battles also involved troops from Australian and New Zealand, whose contribution in the area is often neglected.

            ISBN 9781473875470
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2020
            Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Battleground II
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            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 5 Nov 2020
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            Echoes from Early Aviators: A Lost Manuscript Rediscovered
             

            Echoes from Early Aviators: A Lost Manuscript Rediscovered (Hardback)

            By Merriam, Frederick Warren

            • RRP: $69.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Oct 20

            Author was one of the UK s early aviation pioneers. As manager and chief instructor of the Bristol Flying School at Brooklands, he had many pupils who subsequently became famous

            ISBN 9781526726209
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2020
            Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War
             

            Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War (Hardback)

            By Soutar, Monty

            • RRP: $69.99
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            A fascinating look at the Pioneer Battalion (the Battalion created for Maori to serve) that will shed light on the reasons why some men signed on to serve, and others staunchly resisted the call to join the imperial conflict.

            ISBN 9781869539580
            Published NZ 7 Jun 2019
            Publisher David Bateman Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            British Imperial Air Power: The Royal Air Forces and the Defense of Australia and New Zealand Between the World Wars
              

            British Imperial Air Power: The Royal Air Forces and the Defense of Australia and New Zealand Between the World Wars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Spencer, Alex M.; Foreword by Hallion, Richard

            • RRP: $131.99
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            Examines the air defense of Australia and New Zealand during the interwar period. The book also demonstrates the difficulty of applying new military aviation technology to the defense of the global Empire and provides insight into the nature of the political relationship between ...the Pacific Dominions and Britain.
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            ISBN 9781557539403
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2020
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Purdue Studies in Aeronautics and Astronautics
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            Anzac: An Illustrated History 1914-1918
              

            Anzac: An Illustrated History 1914-1918 (Hardback, New title)

            By Pelvin, Richard

            • RRP: $69.99
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            This illustrated book is a moving pictorial record of World War I as experienced by the ANZACs. Over 500 rarely seen photos, historic maps, letters and diaries from the War Memorial archives, as well as detailed captions and illustrated timelines bring to life the ANZAC story as ...experienced by the ordinary soldier.
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            ISBN 9781740661423
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2004
            Publisher Hardie Grant Books
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
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            Pilgrimage: A Traveller's Guide to New Zealanders in Two World Wars
              

            Pilgrimage: A Traveller's Guide to New Zealanders in Two World Wars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hutchinson, Garrie

            There are more than 30,000 New Zealand men and women, casualties of the two world wars, buried in cemeteries and named on memorials around the world. From Gallipoli to the Western Front, Palestine and the Middle East, Greece, Crete, Italy, Africa, Asia and the Pacific, New Zealan...ders have fought and died for their country. On a journey through time and place, Garrie Hutchinson takes you to these foreign battlefields, revealing their past and present. With GPS co-ordinates, written descriptions, maps and handy hints, and illustrated with exquisite photography throughout, Pilgrimage is a practical and up-to-date travel companion intertwined with a rich and elegantly told history. For those interested in visiting the battlefields and cemeteries in person, and others wanting to simply read about the story of New Zealanders in the two World Wars, Pilgrimage is a timely and touching reminder of the impact New Zealand soldiers made in the global arena of war, and their legacy that lasts today.
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            ISBN 9780143567790
            Published NZ 22 Aug 2012
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Fighter Heroes of WWI: The Untold Story of the Brave and Daring Pioneer Airmen of the Great War
              

            Fighter Heroes of WWI: The Untold Story of the Brave and Daring Pioneer Airmen of the Great War (Paperback, edition)

            By Levine, Joshua

            • RRP: $24.99
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            The untold story of the first heroes of the air

            ISBN 9780007274949
            Released NZ 7 Jul 2009
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
            Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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            Gallipoli: The Fatal Shore
              

            Gallipoli: The Fatal Shore (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Broadbent, Harvey; Foreword by Cosgrove, Peter

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            This book seeks to convey the story of Gallipoli to Australians of all ages. On 25 April, 1915, Allied troops stormed the cliffs of Gallipoli. Twenty-eight thousand Australians were killed and wounded in the bloody, eight-month campaign. Gallipoli is now regarded as a defining ep...isode in Australian history.
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            ISBN 9780143011330
            Published NZ 30 Mar 2009
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
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            Great War to Great Escape: The Two Wars of Flight Lieutenant Bernard 'Pop' Green Mc
             

            Great War to Great Escape: The Two Wars of Flight Lieutenant Bernard 'Pop' Green Mc (Hardback)

            By Green, Laurence

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            Laurence Green has pieced together the story of his grandfather, Bernard Green, who survived both the First and Second World War. In WWI, he endured the trenches, suffering serious injury and earning the Military Cross. In WWII, he flew a Hampden bomber and managed to escape from... Stalag Luft III as part of the 'Great Escape' in March 1944.
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            ISBN 9780956269638
            Released NZ 1 Jul 2015
            Publisher South Pacific Books Ltd
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            ANZAC
             

            ANZAC (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Pelvin, Richard

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $44.00
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            This beautifully illustrated book is a moving pictorial record of World War I as experienced by the Anzacs, the soldiers of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. Over 500 rarely seen photos, historic maps, letters and diaries from the Australian War Memorial archives, as wel...l as detailed captions and illustrated timelines bring to life the Anzac story as experienced by the ordinary soldier. Additional perspectives are gained from official war historian Charles Bean, journalist Keith Murdoch, commanding officer at Gallipoli Lt, General Sir William Birdwood and Prime Minister William Hughes. Anzac conveys not only the horrors of war and the hardships experienced by the Anzacs, but also the dignity, bravery, valour and humanity they came to embody.
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            ISBN 9781740666244
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2008
            Publisher Hardie Grant Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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