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            Westminster Legacies: Democracy and Responsible Government in Asia and the Pacific
               

            Westminster Legacies: Democracy and Responsible Government in Asia and the Pacific (Paperback, New title)

            Edited by Patapan, Haig; Wanna, John; Weller, Patrick

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            Examines the ways in which the Westminster system has influenced the shaping of responsible government and democracy across Asia, Australasia and the Pacific.This a comparative analysis of the transplanted Westminster systems throughout Asia and the Pacific - even though the regi...on is littered with diverse Westminster-derived systems.
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            ISBN 9780868408484
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2005
            Publisher NewSouth Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Raparapa
              

            Raparapa (Paperback)

            Edited by Marshall, Paul

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            Contains stories by the Fitzroy River drovers, hard-working and highly-skilled Aborigines. Photographs, maps and diagrams accompany the text. This book won the WA Week Literary Award 1989.

            ISBN 9780731633289
            Published NZ 1 Jan 1993
            Publisher Magabala Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Dictionary of Australian and New Guinean Mammals
             

            Dictionary of Australian and New Guinean Mammals (Hardback)

            By Strahan, Ronald; Conder, Pamela

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            A guide to the mammals of both Australia and Melanesia. This work includes biographical notes on the 50 zoologists who have been the principal contributors to the taxonomy of Australian and New Guinean mammals. It also includes an account of the principles and practices of animal... nomenclature, with a bibliography, and an index on common names.
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            ISBN 9780643091672
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2007
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Learning the Ropes
              

            Learning the Ropes (Paperback)

            By Saunders, Keith

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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 - NewSouth
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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.

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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
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            Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders
               

            Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders (Paperback)

            By Sharp, Nonie

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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 - NewSouth
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Language and Culture in Aboriginal Australia
              

            Language and Culture in Aboriginal Australia (Paperback)

            Edited by Walsh, Michael; Yallop, Colin

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            How many Aboriginal languages are there? Where are they spoken? How are they learned by children? Are there dictionaries of Aboriginal languages? What is the connection between the land, people and language in Aboriginal Australia? This book answers these questions and more by pr...oviding a series of studies of different aspects of language and culture in different parts of Aboriginal Australia.
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            ISBN 9780855752415
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2005
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Gallipoli: The Turkish story
               

            Gallipoli: The Turkish story (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Fewster, Kevin; Basarin, Vecihi; Basarin, Hatice

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            This is the story of the Gallipoli campaign focussing on the Turkish perspective. It includes interviews with Turkish migrants to Australia and their children about their thoughts on Gallipoli and Australia.

            ISBN 9781741140453
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2003
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Archaeology of Oceania: Australia and the Pacific Islands
             

            Archaeology of Oceania: Australia and the Pacific Islands (Paperback, New title)

            Edited by Lilley, Ian

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            Offering a view of past cultural developments across the whole area of Oceania, this text keeps in regional and global perspective the different patterns of long-term cultural change that unfolded across this very large part of the world.

            ISBN 9780631230830
            Released NZ 16 Dec 2005
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Wiley Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology
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            Picturesque Australasia: v. 3
              

            Picturesque Australasia: v. 3 (Paperback, reprint)

            Edited by Morris, E. E.

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            A facsimilie reprint edition of travel accounts and stories from the Australian states and New Zealand in the 1880s.

            ISBN 9781877151286
            Published NZ 1 Jan 1998
            Publisher Cadsonbury Publications
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