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            A Gentle Radical: The Life of Jeanette Fitzsimons
              

            A Gentle Radical: The Life of Jeanette Fitzsimons (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hughes, Gareth

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              31 May 22

            Major biography of Jeanette Fitzsimons, hugely influential leader of the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand.

            ISBN 9781988547831
            Published NZ 31 May 2022
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Comrade: Bill Andersen: A Communist, Working-Class Life
              

            Comrade: Bill Andersen: A Communist, Working-Class Life (Paperback)

            By Locke, Cybele

            • RRP: $49.99
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            • Pub Date
              14 Nov 22

            As a history centred on biography, Comrade: Bill Andersen: A Communist, Working-Class Life tells a riveting story of labour activism and social change. Historian Cybele Locke recovers the relationships between communism and working class trade unionism during World War Two and th...e following decades.
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            ISBN 9781988587899
            Published NZ 14 Nov 2022
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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            Voices of World War II: New Zealanders Share Their Stories
             

            Voices of World War II: New Zealanders Share Their Stories (Paperback, 2nd Unabridged edition)

            Edited by Hollis, Renee

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            Gain a fascinating insight into the human side of war with this collection of memories sent in by families across New Zealand. Captivating and genuine, it is a compendium of first-hand memories, stories, and reflections which provides an enduring snapshot of what life was like du...ring WWII, from the point of view of those who lived through it.
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            ISBN 9781991001238
            Published NZ 6 Apr 2022
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
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            The Happiest Man on Earth: The Beautiful Life of an Auschwitz Survivor
             

            The Happiest Man on Earth: The Beautiful Life of an Auschwitz Survivor (Paperback)

            By Jaku, Eddie

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            The moving and inspiring story of an Auschwitz survivor who shares what he's learned about gratitude, tolerance and kindness.

            ISBN 9781529066364
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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            The Complete MAUS

            The Complete MAUS (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Spiegelman, Art

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            Combined here are Maus I: A Survivor's Tale and Maus II - the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler's Europe. By addressing the Holocaust through cartoons the author captures the everyday reality of fear and the sensation of survival.

            ISBN 9780141014081
            Released NZ 24 Nov 2003
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Freezing Order: A True Story of Russian Money Laundering, Murder,and Surviving Vladimir Putin's Wrath

            Freezing Order: A True Story of Russian Money Laundering, Murder,and Surviving Vladimir Putin's Wrath (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Export / Airside)

            By Browder, Bill

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            A true-life thriller, as Putin's most-feared adversary risks it all to hunt down the source of the Russian president's vast wealth

            ISBN 9781398506084
            Released NZ 1 May 2022
            Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
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            The Women of Rothschild: The Untold Story of the World's Most Famous Dynasty

            The Women of Rothschild: The Untold Story of the World's Most Famous Dynasty (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Livingstone, Natalie

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            From the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Mistresses of Cliveden, an enthralling, sumptuous and surprising history of the Rothschild women

            ISBN 9781529366723
            Released NZ 8 Feb 2022
            Publisher John Murray Press
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            Orwell's Roses

            Orwell's Roses (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Solnit, Rebecca

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            Roses, pleasure, and politics: a fresh take on Orwell as an avid gardener, whose political writing was grounded in his passion for the natural world.

            ISBN 9781783788620
            Released NZ 16 Nov 2021
            Publisher Granta Books
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The School That Escaped the Nazis

            The School That Escaped the Nazis (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cadbury, Deborah

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            The extraordinary true story of progressive schoolteacher, Anna Essinger, the woman who defied Hitler, smuggling her school and it pupils from Nazi Germany to the safety of England

            ISBN 9781529365788
            Released NZ 10 May 2022
            Publisher John Murray Press
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            Queen of Our Times: The Life of Elizabeth II
             

            Queen of Our Times: The Life of Elizabeth II (Hardback)

            By Hardman, Robert

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            • Pub Date
              14 Jun 22

            An insightful biography, based on exclusive research, of Queen Elizabeth II, bringing us the full story of one of our greatest and best-loved monarchs as she celebrates her Platinum Jubilee.

            ISBN 9781529063417
            Released NZ 14 Jun 2022
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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