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            The New Zealand Wars
              

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $25.19
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            The story of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, a part of New Zealand's history that many people wish they knew more about. The book describes how the wars came about, where and when they were fought, who was involved, and how they affected women and children.

            ISBN 9781869664787
            Published NZ 5 Mar 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            780 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Pacific History
              

            Pacific History (Paperback, New edition)

            By Coutts, Brent; Fitness, Nicholas

            • RRP: $45.99
            • $45.99
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            "Pacific History presents to New Zealand students significant events and issues in Pacific history. Each context includes contested events that have impacted on the people in the Pacific and shaped their place in the modern world. These issues stimulate inquiry and enable student...s to achieve excellence. Pacific History contains engaging primary sources, a wide range of activities to engage all learners and historiography."--Publisher description.
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            ISBN 9780170368162
            Published NZ 4 May 2018
            Publisher Cengage Learning Australia
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            116 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            My Place
              

            My Place (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Morgan, Sally

            • RRP: $28.00
            • $21.84
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            Traces the experiences of Sally Morgan's life, growing up in Perth in the 50s & 60s. Through the memories and images of her childhood and adolescence, vague hints and echoes begin to emerge and a fascinating story unfolds - a mystery of identity, complete with clues and suggested... solutions. 2004-5 HSC English prescribed text.
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            ISBN 9780949206312
            Published NZ 1 Jan 1988
            Publisher Fremantle Press
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            102 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders
               

            Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders (Paperback)

            By Sharp, Nonie

            • RRP: $34.99
            • $34.99
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            Explores four meanings of the Tagai myth in the life of the Islanders. This book examines the social issues involved in the Mabo case and to give a picture of the fabric of life of the Mariam people of the Murray Islands, a subgroup of the Torres Strait Islanders.

            ISBN 9780855752385
            Published NZ 1 Jan 1993
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Availability
            17 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Theorising Early Childhood Practice: Emerging Dialogues
             

            Theorising Early Childhood Practice: Emerging Dialogues (Paperback)

            Edited by Keesing-Styles, Linda; Hedges, Helen

            • RRP: $50.00
            • $50.00
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            Early childhood education is a collaborative undertaking. Mutual interests and concerns and joint efforts are hallmarks of the field. This volume represents a new form of collective venture: writers from Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand teaming up and joining forces to write ab...out current issues critical to the sector. Each chapter represents a trans-Tasman dialogue between the authors.
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            ISBN 9781876138264
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2007
            Publisher Pademelon Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Availability
            4 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Culture, Economy and Governance in Aboriginal Australia - Proceedings of Workshop at Sydney University 30 Nov - 1 Dec 2004
              

            Culture, Economy and Governance in Aboriginal Australia - Proceedings of Workshop at Sydney University 30 Nov - 1 Dec 2004 (Paperback)

            Interviewer Austin-Broos, Diane; Macdonald, Gaynor

            • RRP: $99.00
            • $89.10
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            "This timely collection of articles explores some of the most pressing issues confronting both Australia's Indigenous Peoples and Australia as a nation." The publication brings together contributors from a range of disciplines and experiences. These contributions paint challengin...g, provocative, even contradictory pictures, providing a range of perspectives and substantive data.
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            ISBN 9781920898205
            Published NZ 2 May 2008
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
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            Dream Travelers: Sleep Experiences and Culture in the Western Pacific
                

            Dream Travelers: Sleep Experiences and Culture in the Western Pacific (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2003 ed.)

            Edited by Lohmann, R.

            • RRP: $246.99
            • $148.55
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            When some groups dream, they assume that their spirits literally leave the body to travel, meet other spirits, and acquire valuable knowledge with dramatic consequence for relationships. This work is about Melanesian, Aboriginal Australian, and Indonesian peoples who hold this as...sumption.
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            ISBN 9781403963307
            Released NZ 12 Dec 2003
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Story About Feeling
              

            Story About Feeling (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Neidje, Bill; Edited by Taylor / Keith

            • RRP: $21.99
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            Provides insights into aspects of traditional Aboriginal lore, and the feelings of the people who belong to Kakadu and how they read their country. The text includes reproductions of bark paintings and artefacts from coastal Arnhem Land.

            ISBN 9780958810104
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2007
            Publisher Magabala Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            829 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Return to Palm Island
              

            Return to Palm Island (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Rosser, Bill

            • RRP: $47.99
            • $38.34
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            • Internationally sourced

            In 1976, the author visited friends on Palm Island and was shocked at the restrictions the Aboriginal people living there were forced to endure. He recorded their lives and stories in his first book. In the 1980s, Rosser went back to Palm Island and this book is an account of his... experiences and the changes he saw in both the people and the place.
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            ISBN 9780855752446
            Published NZ 1 Sep 1994
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
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            Learning the Ropes
               

            Learning the Ropes (Paperback)

            By Saunders, Keith

            • RRP: $38.99
            • $30.65
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            The autobiography of Keith Saunders which also includes accounts of some Australian fights.

            ISBN 9780855752378
            Published NZ 1 Oct 1992
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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