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            Nuremberg Trials

            Nuremberg Trials (Paperback)

            By Roland, Paul

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            Providing a definitive account of the most imfamous trials of the last century, this book examines the Nazi atrocities at Nuremberg during the Second World War.

            ISBN 9781848374829
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2010
            Publisher Arcturus Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Shapeshifting Crown: Locating the State in Postcolonial New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the UK
             

            The Shapeshifting Crown: Locating the State in Postcolonial New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the UK (Hardback)

            Edited by Shore, Cris; Williams, David V.

            • RRP: $167.99
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            The Crown is the bedrock of Westminster-style democracies, yet its meanings, powers and effects are opaque and little understood.

            ISBN 9781108496469
            Released NZ 24 Jan 2019
            Publisher Cambridge University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Native Land Court 1862-1887
             

            Native Land Court 1862-1887 (Paperback)

            By Boast, Richard

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            The Native Land Court 1862-1887: A Historical Study, Cases and Commentary is the first ever authoritative published selection of the Native Land Court's principal decisions. It contains a full introduction explaining the history of the Court and contains over 100 principal cases ...each of which include full text and introductory commentary explaining the case and its significance. It includes cases from all over the country, ranging from the Houhora peninsula in the far North to Ruapuke Island in Fouveaux Strait, and includes such key decisions as the Oakura decision of the Compensation Court, the notorious Heretaunga block in Hawke's Bay, the Chatham Islands cases, and cases relating to the gift of the peaks of what is now Tongariro National Park. It will be of interest to iwi, legal practitioners, and historians and an indispensable reference tool for future work relating to the Native Land Court.
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            ISBN 9780864727657
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2013
            Publisher Brookers
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Lords of the Land: Indigenous Property Rights and the Jurisprudence of Empire
                

            Lords of the Land: Indigenous Property Rights and the Jurisprudence of Empire (Hardback)

            By Hickford, Mark

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            Through focusing on the political history of New Zealand during its imperial settlement, this book offers a fresh assessment of the history of indigenous property rights. It shows how native title became a constitutional frame within which political authority was formed and conte...sted at the heart of Empire and the colonial peripheries.
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            ISBN 9780199568659
            Released NZ 22 Dec 2011
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Oxford Studies in Modern Legal History
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            Court Number One: The Old Bailey Trials that Defined Modern Britain

            Court Number One: The Old Bailey Trials that Defined Modern Britain (Hardback)

            By Grant, Thomas

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            Court One of the Old Bailey is the most famous court room in the world, and the dominant British theatre of watershed human dramas.

            ISBN 9781473651616
            Released NZ 28 May 2019
            Publisher John Murray Press
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Law's Strangest Cases: Extraordinary but true tales from over five centuries of legal history

            Law's Strangest Cases: Extraordinary but true tales from over five centuries of legal history (Paperback)

            By Seddon, Peter

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            A quirky collection of true stories from the stranger side of the legal system, including a dead parrot in a courtroom, a mummified murder victim and a strange case of cannibalism.

            ISBN 9781910232897
            Released NZ 21 Mar 2016
            Publisher Pavilion Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Sailors in the Dock: Naval Courts Martial Down the Centuries
             

            Sailors in the Dock: Naval Courts Martial Down the Centuries (Hardback)

            By Smith, Peter C.

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            During the period from Sir Francis Drake to WW 2, thanks to naval power, Great Britain rose from an obscure island to a worldwide empire. The mean that controlled these fleets wielded enormous power and influence and produced victory after victory. Covering that period, this book... focuses on this subject in over 100 years.
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            ISBN 9780752465623
            Released NZ 1 Nov 2011
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            A New Zealand legal history
             

            A New Zealand legal history (Paperback, 2nd Edition)

            By Spiller, Peter; Finn, Jeremy; Boast, Richard

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            A summary of the major historical themes of New Zealand's legal development.

            ISBN 9780864724182
            Published NZ 31 Dec 2001
            Publisher Thomson Reuters
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Little Book of Crime and Punishment

            The Little Book of Crime and Punishment (Hardback)

            By Halliday, Stephen

            The Little Book of Crime and Punishment is a repository of fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts and trivia about the history of the British criminal justice system. A reference book and a quirky guide, this can be dipped in to time and time again to reveal somethi...ng new about the various forms of punishments;
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            ISBN 9780750952156
            Released NZ 1 Aug 2014
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Iowa State Constitution
             

            The Iowa State Constitution (Hardback)

            By Stark, Jack

            • RRP: $295.99
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            The Iowa State Constitution is the first comprehensive analysis of the Iowa Constitution and its individual provisions. In it, Jack Stark presents a comprehensive overview of Iowa's constitutional historical development and discusses cases of particular importance.

            ISBN 9780199779147
            Released NZ 7 Apr 2011
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Oxford Commentaries on the State Constitutions of the United States
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