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            Hindsight: Pivotal Moments in New Zealand History
             

            Hindsight: Pivotal Moments in New Zealand History (Paperback)

            By Hager, Mandy

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $32.00
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            Four pivotal moments in NZ history are examined through a variety of source materials and commentary that enlivens the event and describes its impact on our society and our growth as a global nation. A resource for all schools and libraries - a link to the onetree-house.com websi...te will hold downloadable resources.
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            ISBN 9780995106543
            Published NZ 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
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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
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            Skyhawks: The History of the RNZAF Skyhawk
              

            Skyhawks: The History of the RNZAF Skyhawk (Hardback)

            By Simms, Don; Lee-Frampton, Nick

            This book is in brilliant colour, with hundreds of photographs. It will give the reader an understanding of what it was like to be in the professional, close-knit team that was the RNZAF Air Combat Force. Whether in the flying units at Ohakea and Nowra, or in the support units at... Ohakea and Woodbourne, they were true professionals, totally dedicated to operating old but well maintained aircraft that were a testament to good old kiwi ingenuity and were far from being clapped out as others famously chose to describe them. New Zealanders can be hugely proud of the achievements of their Air Combat Force over many decades. This book records their history. It is dedicated to all those who flew, and supported the Skyhawk in its 31 years of active Royal New Zealand Air Force service.
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            ISBN 9781877427367
            Published NZ 1 Jul 2011
            Publisher Willson Scott Publishing
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Ngoingoi Pewhairangi: A Remarkable Life
               

            Ngoingoi Pewhairangi: A Remarkable Life (Paperback, Bilingual edition, Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-Audio)

            By Ka'ai, Tania M.

            A biography of Ngoingoi Pewhairangi, a loved and respected Maori leader who was born on the cusp of te ao kohatu (the old Maori world) and the beginning of some significant changes in contemporary Maori society and who utilised knowledge from both worlds throughout her entire lif...e. From Te Whanau-a-Ruataupare hapu at Tokomaru Bay, Ngoi dedicated her adult life to supporting these people and influencing their lives to ensure a better future for Maori society. She was passionate about people and the advancement of Maori society and demonstrated this through her involvement in a variety of initiatives from Maori education, Maori language, Maori performing and traditional arts, Maori politics and within her own whanau. This book is a celebration of Ngoi's life through the testimonies of many people who knew her using their own words. The bilingual text allows people to come to know what a truly remarkable koka (mother figure) she was to so many people in Aotearoa/New Zealand.
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            ISBN 9781869693176
            Published NZ 18 Jul 2008
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            Everyday Life
             

            Everyday Life (Paperback, New edition)

            By Hull, R.

            • RRP: $21.99
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            ISBN 9780749650391
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2003
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series World of Ancient Greece
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            1 Ready to ship - Allow 3-5 days
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            Tyree Lives
               

            Tyree Lives (Paperback)

            By Tyree, Graeme K.

            • RRP: $46.99
            • $46.99
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            This work is half autobiographical, one quarter historical (with details of early NZ photography and goldmining), and one quarter family genealogy. Illustrated with photographs from the acclaimed Tyree collection.

            ISBN 9780473536626
            Published NZ 2 Oct 2020
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Family History
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            Pompeii

            Pompeii (Paperback, New edition)

            By Connolly, Peter

            • RRP: $24.99
            • $19.99
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            Part of a series designed for lower secondary history courses, which aims to bring to life the people and places of bygone days, this volume describes the destruction of the town of Pompeii by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD.

            ISBN 9780199171583
            Released NZ 1 Nov 1997
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series The Roman World
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            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            A Student's Guide to German American Genealogy
              

            A Student's Guide to German American Genealogy (Hardback, Annotated edition)

            By Robl, Gregory

            • RRP: $149.99
            • $78.38
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            This guide provides middle school and high school students of German descent with the tools they need to research their family history. It focuses on specific challenges young people of German descent face, and provides historical background, instructions and resource lists.

            ISBN 9780897749831
            Released NZ 24 May 1996
            Publisher ABC-CLIO
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Oryx American Family Tree Series
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            Avoid Becoming the Spanish Armada

            Avoid Becoming the Spanish Armada (Paperback)

            • RRP: $19.50
            • $15.60
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            The books in the Danger Zone series explore the more grisly aspects of life during various periods in history - complete with handy hints and step-by-step guides! Ages 7+.

            ISBN 9780864615466
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2004
            Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
            Interest Age Children
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            From The Fifties To New Zealand
             

            From The Fifties To New Zealand

            By Smith, Jenny

            • RRP: $26.00
            • $26.00
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            ISBN 9780994108890
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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