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            New Myths and Old Politics: The Waitangi Tribunal and the Challenge of Tradition
              

            New Myths and Old Politics: The Waitangi Tribunal and the Challenge of Tradition (Paperback)

            By O'Regan, Tipene

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            Ngai Tahu leader Sir Tipene O'Regan reflects on what happens in Treaty settlement negotiations behind the scenes, and clashes between current ideologies and Maori identity.

            ISBN 9781927277669
            Published NZ 6 Oct 2014
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
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            Mandela: Nelson Mandela by Himself
              

            Mandela: Nelson Mandela by Himself (Hardback)

            By Mandela, Nelson

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            The first wholly accurate and authorised record of Nelson Mandela's most inspiring and historically important quotations. Nelson Mandela by Himself is the complete and fully authorised book of quotations from one of the great leaders of our time.

            ISBN 9780143565918
            Published NZ 17 Jun 2011
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Wiremu Pere
              

            Wiremu Pere (Hardback)

            By Pere, Joseph Te Kani; et al.

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            Wiremu Pere (Wi Pere) lived from 1837 to 1915, leading his tribes of Rongowhakaata and Te Aitanga a Mahaki through some of the most turbulent chapters of New Zealand history. He stood resolute against colonialism and entered parliament to stand up for his East Coast people, yet w...as astute in his business dealings and was compromised in the views of many Pakeha and Maori. This handsome book, illustrated with numerous photographs, whakapapa and maps, sets out the many sides Wi Pere's life and times with a particular focus on his family life, parliamentary career and contributions to the East Coast.
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            ISBN 9781877514098
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2010
            Publisher Oratia Media
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Rule of Empires: Those Who Built Them, Those Who Endured Them, and Why They Always Fall

            The Rule of Empires: Those Who Built Them, Those Who Endured Them, and Why They Always Fall (Paperback)

            By Parsons, Timothy

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            A grand account of the evolution of empire from its origins in ancient Rome to its most recent twentieth-century embodiment, The Rule of Empires explores the historical reality of subjugation and exposes the true limits of imperial power.

            ISBN 9780199931156
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Dinner with Mugabe: The Untold Story of a Freedom Fighter Who Became a Tyrant
             

            Dinner with Mugabe: The Untold Story of a Freedom Fighter Who Became a Tyrant (Paperback)

            By Holland, Heidi

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            A portrait of Robert Mugabe, a man whose once brilliant career has ruined Zimbabwe and cast shame on the African continent. It charts Mugabe's gradual self-destruction, and uncovers some of the most respectable international players in the Zimbabwe tragedy.

            ISBN 9780141040790
            Released NZ 5 Feb 2009
            Publisher Penguin
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            Monsters Don't Eat Broccoli

            Monsters Don't Eat Broccoli (Paperback)

            By Hicks, Barbara Jean; Illustrated by Hendra, Sue

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            What do monsters eat? The waitress in this restaurant just doesn't have a clue.Monsters don't eat broccoli!How could she think we do? In this rollicking picture book written by Barbara Jean Hicks and illustrated by Sue Hendra, monsters insist they don't like broccoli. They'd rath...er snack on tractors or a rocket ship or two, or tender trailer tidbits, or a wheely, steely stew. But boy do those trees they're munching on look an awful lot like broccoli. Maybe vegetables aren't so bad after all! This hilarious book will have youngsters laughing out loud and craving healthy monster snacks of their own.
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            ISBN 9780385755214
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2014
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 2-6 years
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            Barack Obama for Beginners: An Essential Guide
              

            Barack Obama for Beginners: An Essential Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Updated ed.)

            By Neer, Bob; Illustrated by Lee, Joe

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            New edition - Barack Obama For Beginners: An Essential Guide is the fastest and most reliable way to get up to speed on the Democratic candidate for President of the United States. It condenses the personal and political history of the first African-American nominee for his natio...n's highest office to provide a complete introduction to the Senator from Illinois. The text covers the candidate's family history and life experiences and beliefs, and discusses his strengths and weaknesses as a campaigner, legislator, and manager of people and resources. Entertaining illustrations enliven the reading experience and highlight important details, Barack Obama For Beginners keeps the focus on the candidate and his record -- accomplishments and missteps, praise and criticism -- to allow readers to draw their own conclusions. Visit www.BarackObamaForBeginners.com for complete source notes to the book, a timeline of events in the life of Barack Obama, updates and links to additional information. Short enough to read in an afternoon or on commutes, For Beginners(R) Essential Guides provide reliable information from a neutral point of view about public figures and current events so that readers can arrive at informed opinions on topics that affect their daily lives.
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            ISBN 9781934389447
            Released NZ 9 Jun 2009
            Publisher Misc - Random House New Zealan
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series For Beginners
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            Whatever it Takes: The Real Story of Gordon Brown and New Labour
              

            Whatever it Takes: The Real Story of Gordon Brown and New Labour (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Richards, Steve

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            At the beginning of the financial crisis, in September 2008, Gordon Brown called an emergency press conference in which he declared, 'we will do whatever it takes to restore stability in the financial markets'.

            ISBN 9780007320325
            Released NZ 7 Dec 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            We the People: Participation in Governance
              

            We the People: Participation in Governance (Paperback)

            By Charters, Dean; Edited by Knight, Dean

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            The analyses in this book focus on the participation of the people within New Zealand's system of government. The chapters provide a thorough examination of the government's size, accessibility, structure, electoral system, and active committees in order to explain trends in the ...participation of sub-state actors, such as indigenous peoples and other minority groups.
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            ISBN 9780864736925
            Published NZ 12 Jan 2011
            Publisher Victoria University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Save the World on Your Own Time
              

            Save the World on Your Own Time (Paperback)

            By Fish, Stanley

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            [Save the World on Your Own Time] is invariably smart, stimulating, and provocative. It is filled with insights and crackles with verve. It is a joy to take in. --Texas Law Review

            ISBN 9780199892976
            Released NZ 31 May 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 14+ years
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