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            Guinness World Records 2022
              

            Guinness World Records 2022 (Hardback)

            By World Records, Guinness

            • RRP: $49.99
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            Global pandemics and lockdowns haven't stopped record breakers from achieving spectacular things: indeed, they've given many people the chance to focus on their ambitions and attain goals beyond their expectations. As ever, Guinness World Records is there to document and ratify t...hese remarkable accomplishments, and our fully updated 2022 edition is a celebration of the tenacity and determination of the human race. The changing pace of the last year has also given us the opportunity to take stock of our planet and explore the current state of the environment, as seen through our unique record-breaking lens. So, join us as we take a deep dive into GWR 2022... * Understand the challenges being faced by our planet because of climate change and find out what's being done to reverse the decline and build a better future. * Venture into the natural world for thrilling encounters with the most extreme plants and animals. * Meet the people breaking records with their incredible bodies and exceptional minds. * Discover the stats, facts and figures behind the world's most popular videogames, movies, TV shows and media channels. * Celebrate the greatest sporting achievements, the most daring adventurers and the latest technological developments. Plus, we've reached out to some of the young people who refuse to let their age be a barrier to success. What are they doing to change their world? What inspires them to be best? And what can you learn from them if you want to get your own name in the record books? Find out in Guinness World Records 2022.
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            ISBN 9781913484149
            Released NZ 4 Oct 2021
            Publisher Guinness World Records Limited
            Interest Age General Audience
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            YouTube World Records 2021: The Internet's Greatest Record-Breaking Feats: 2021
              

            YouTube World Records 2021: The Internet's Greatest Record-Breaking Feats: 2021 (Hardback, Updated)

            By Besley, Adrian

            • RRP: $39.99
            • $31.99
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            • Pub Date
              11 Jan 22

            YouTube World Records 2021 showcases the greatest feats ever recorded on the file-sharing website.

            ISBN 9781787397385
            Released NZ 11 Jan 2022
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The Artist's Manual: The Definitive Art Sourcebook: Media, Materials, Tools, and Techniques

            The Artist's Manual: The Definitive Art Sourcebook: Media, Materials, Tools, and Techniques (Hardback)

            By Pepper, Rob

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $41.25
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            The one-stop handbook of everything you need to know to get the most out of your passion for art This book delivers what you need to become a more confident, creative artist - whatever your level of skill or experience. It's like having your very own studio assistant. Designed fo...r modern artists who take inspiration from and make connections between different art traditions and techniques, The Artist's Manual covers drawing and painting; ceramics, sculpture, and printmaking; as well as newer areas such as digital art and animation. Brush up on basic know-how such as choosing the right tool, mixing watercolors, preparing a canvas, or mastering image-manipulation software. Learn how to glaze a pot, screenprint in halftones, or use perspective to bring drawings to life. Try mosaic, fresco, linocut, digital collage, and much more. Equipment, materials, and methods are fully explained and beautifully illustrated - there's everything you need to enjoy making art to the fullest and take your creativity to the next level.
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            ISBN 9780241483855
            Released NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Adults / General
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            World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored and Explained

            World Religions: The Great Faiths Explored and Explained (Hardback)

            By Bowker, John

            • RRP: $48.00
            • $36.00
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            Learn everything you need to know about the central practices, important figures, and key teachings of many different religions. Each of the major faiths - including Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism and Islam - is examined in detail through its sacred t...exts, epic imagery, key beliefs and religious artefacts. Entries also explore other faiths from Zoroastrianism - the oldest living religion - to the alternative beliefs of the modern era - all of which are set into the context of the political, social, and cultural climates from which they emerged. Compelling and accessible, World Religions is the perfect guide for students of religious study, or anyone interested in the ideas of ancient and present day faiths and religious philosophies.
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            ISBN 9780241487389
            Released NZ 5 Aug 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Complete Flags of the World: The Ultimate Pocket Guide
             

            Complete Flags of the World: The Ultimate Pocket Guide (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
            • $22.50
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            • Pub Date
              16 Nov 21

            The ultimate guide to the fascinating world of flags This one-stop guide to flags of the world explains the intriguing stories behind the design of country flags, state flags and heraldic symbols. The Complete Flags of the World is the essential guide to both identifying flags an...d understanding the complex history and symbolism behind the incredible variety of designs that have evolved over the years, from the ancient medieval cantons of Switzerland to the Stars and Stripes of the USA. You'll learn to identify the flags of different nations and celebrate their cultural importance and special meanings. This comprehensive and educational guide to vexillology covers more than 400 examples and spans the areas of geography, communications, politics, sport, history, and art in the process. Detailed notes and annotation reveal the origins, design development, and significance of colours, symbols, crests, and coats of arms, as well as the reasons for any recent changes to the flags. A wonderful gift for flag enthusiasts of all ages.
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            ISBN 9780241523568
            Released NZ 16 Nov 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            New Zealand Cricket Almanack 2021
              

            New Zealand Cricket Almanack 2021 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Payne, Francis; Smith, Ian

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $49.50
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            • Pub Date
              11 Nov 21

            The New Zealand Cricket Almanack is the cricket lover's bible and is regarded worldwide as one of the finest books of its kind. The 74th edition contains all the details of another full year of cricket at all levels. As usual, there is a detailed records section and a fascinating... collection of the season's happenings.
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            ISBN 9781990003233
            Published NZ 11 Nov 2021
            Publisher Upstart Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Fortune Telling Directory: Divination Techniques to Unlock Your Fortune

            The Fortune Telling Directory: Divination Techniques to Unlock Your Fortune (Hardback)

            By Bartlett, Sarah

            • RRP: $22.99
            • $18.39
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            The Fortune Telling Directory is a collective book that provides beginner knowledge of various fortune-telling and divination methods, like palmistry, tea-leaf reading, and geomancy.

            ISBN 9780785839415
            Released NZ 19 Oct 2021
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Spiritual Directories
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            FIFA World Football Records 2022: 2022
             

            FIFA World Football Records 2022: 2022 (Hardback, Revised and updated)

            By Radnedge, Keir

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $36.00
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            • Pub Date
              30 Nov 21

            This latest edition includes updated stats and stories for all major nations, plus fact-filled reviews of the rescheduled UEFA EURO 2020 and Copa America.

            ISBN 9781787397354
            Released NZ 30 Nov 2021
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Handbook of New Zealand Mammals
              

            The Handbook of New Zealand Mammals (Hardback, 3rd Revised edition)

            Edited by King, Carolyn M.; Forsyth, David M.

            • RRP: $160.00
            • $160.00
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            A definitive reference on all the land-breeding mammals recorded in the New Zealand region (including the New Zealand sector of Antarctica). It lists 65 species, including native and exotic, wild and feral, living and extinct, residents, vagrants and failed introductions. It comp...rehensively describes their history, biology and ecology.
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            ISBN 9781988592589
            Publisher Otago University Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            239 Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            Marvel Encyclopedia New Edition

            Marvel Encyclopedia New Edition (Hardback)

            By Wiacek, Stephen; DK; Lee, Stan; Bray, Adam

            • RRP: $65.00
            • $48.75
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            [A] book that mankind has been hungering for, a book that is-now and forever-a shining beacon of wonder, a titanic tribute to talent unleashed - Stan Lee. Discover the essential facts about Marvel Comics' timeless heroes such as Captain America, Spider-Man, and Iron Man and villa...ins like Thanos, Loki, and Kingpin. Keep up with the ever-expanding Marvel Universe with the new edition of DK's best-selling Marvel Encyclopedia. Updated and expanded, this definitive Who's Who of Marvel Comics reveals vital info and secret histories of more than 1200 classic and brand new Marvel characters, and provides the lowdown on recent key events including Civil War 2, Secret Empire, and Infinity Countdown. From iconic teams such as the Avengers, X-Men, and Guardians of the Galaxy to fan favorites Black Panther, Deadpool, and Captain Marvel to rising stars Amadeus Cho, Squirrel Girl and the Exiles, every significant Marvel character is showcased with the latest comic artwork. Meticulously researched, expertly written, and stunningly illustrated, the Marvel Encyclopedia boasts newly commissioned cover art by one of Marvel's hottest up-and-coming talents. This unique, in-depth, and accessible encyclopedia is an indispensable guide to Marvel Comics that devoted fans and newcomers alike will return to time and again.
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            ISBN 9780241357552
            Released NZ 7 May 2019
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            225 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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