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            The Front Line: Images of New Zealanders in the Second World War
              

            The Front Line: Images of New Zealanders in the Second World War (Hardback)

            By Harper, Glyn; Other primary creator Lemish, Susan

            • RRP: $79.99
            • $67.99
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            • Pub Date
              12 Aug 21

            A landmark book exploring New Zealand's second world war effort through over 800 photographs, many never before published and many live-action shots taken by those at the front. The images span North Africa, Europe and the Pacific, as well as action on the water and in the air -e...very battle and theatre in which New Zealanders fought. The text by one of New Zealand's leading military historians places the images in context. Chapters on prisoners of war, the home front and New Zealand's role in Japan after the end of hostilities in the Pacific round out this rich visual account of a conflict that dominated all aspects of New Zealand life for seven years.
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            ISBN 9780995140738
            Published NZ 12 Aug 2021
            Publisher Massey University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Big Bike Trip
              

            The Big Bike Trip (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gillies, Freddie

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $33.75
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            • Pub Date
              10 Aug 21

            Four Kiwis on an epic journey to discover the world and themselves. 'When you're hurting and coughing on a steep incline, it's hard to see or even think of the top, but you just gotta push a pedal at a time and keep pushing.' At Auckland Airport, three young Kiwis began an audaci...ous - some would say crazy - journey, huddled together and wiping tears from their eyes. Fourteen months later, they had cycled 23,000 kilometres, from Bali to Buckingham Palace, across more than 20 countries and adventured through some of the most exotic parts of the world. They battled extreme heat, sub-zero temperatures, culture shock and loneliness as they pushed their bodies to their limits. They overcame injury, illness, heartbreak, and, above all, their own fears and self-doubt. It was the time of their lives. Packed with stunning photography by Sean Wakely, The Big Bike Trip is an inspirational account of self-discovery, friendship and turning your dreams into reality.
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            ISBN 9780143774143
            Published NZ 10 Aug 2021
            Publisher Random House
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            A Queer Existence: The lives of young gay men in Aotearoa New Zealand
                

            A Queer Existence: The lives of young gay men in Aotearoa New Zealand (Paperback)

            By Beehre, Mark

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $38.25
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            • Pub Date
              9 Sep 21

            A Queer Existence is a major documentary project that uses photographic portraiture and oral history to record the life experiences of a group of 27 gay men born since the passing of the Homosexual Law Reform Act 1986. In New Zealand, discrimination in work was outlawed in 1993,... same-sex relationships were granted legal recognition in 2005, and marriage equality followed in 2013. As a result these men have life experiences very different to earlier generations of gay New Zealand men. Even so, gay men growing up today may continue to feel stigmatised, and for many coming out is still a major hurdle. Candid, powerful and affecting, the first-person narratives of A Queer Existence form a valuable and unique insight into how gay men continue to have to step out of the mainstream and face their own challenges as they forge their queer identities.
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            ISBN 9780995146570
            Published NZ 9 Sep 2021
            Publisher Massey University Press
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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: $42.50
            • $41.70
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            • Pub Date
              2 Sep 21

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

            ISBN 9781787397385
            Released NZ 2 Sep 2021
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 2 Sep 2021
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            Getting Closer: Rediscovering Nature Through Bird Photography

            Getting Closer: Rediscovering Nature Through Bird Photography (Hardback)

            By Sorrell, Paul

            • RRP: $44.99
            • $38.24
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            With Getting Closer to guide you, and a camera in hand, discover how to connect with nature by using a photographer's eye.

            ISBN 9781925820638
            Published NZ 3 Mar 2021
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Khumbu: Gateway to Mount Everest Pathways to Kinship
              

            Khumbu: Gateway to Mount Everest Pathways to Kinship (Hardback)

            By Laurenson, Peter

            • RRP: $69.99
            • $55.99
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            • Pub Date
              9 Aug 21

            A story about an unexpected friendship that grew between two families - one Kiwi, the other Sherpa. Beginning in 1988 with a trek in Nepal, immediately to the south of Mount Everest, a fascinating three-decade journey unfolded, as a keen traveller and photographer was enchanted b...y a place called Khumbu.
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            ISBN 9781988538907
            Published NZ 9 Aug 2021
            Publisher David Bateman Ltd
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            Lockdown: Tales from Aotearoa
              

            Lockdown: Tales from Aotearoa (Hardback)

            Edited by Pepperle, Sarah

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $28.00
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            Like scenes from a science fiction novel, COVID-19 spread like a dark storm across planet Earth. When the virus came to the faraway islands of Aotearoa New Zealand, the nation's team of five million went into lockdown. Nineteen of the best graphic and comic artists from around Ao...tearoa New Zealand have created stories to mark this time. Featuring work by... Alex Cara, Hana Chatani, Li Chen, Miriama Grace-Smith, Sloane Hong, Ruby Jones, Sarah Laing, Sarah Lund, Toby Morris, Sharon Murdoch, Ross Murray, Ant Sang, Coco Solid, Anthony Stocking (Deadface Comics), Mat Tait, Jessica Thompson Carr (Maori Mermaid), Zak Waipara, Tokerau Wilson and Jem Yoshioka!
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            ISBN 9781877375651
            Published NZ 1 Dec 2020
            Publisher Christchurch Art Gallery Te Pu
            Interest Age General Audience
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            257 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Kelcy Taratoa: Who Am I? Episode 001
              

            Kelcy Taratoa: Who Am I? Episode 001 (Hardback)

            By Feeney, Warren

            • RRP: $60.00
            • $48.00
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            Who Am I? is a question at the centre of what it is to be human and for artist Kelcy Taratoa (Ngai Te Rangi, Ngati Ranginui, Ngati Raukawa) it has formed the sub-ject of his painting for two decades. Kelcy Taratoa: Who Am I ?... Episode 001 is a bilingual English and Te Reo publi...cation written by Warren Feeney and translated by Heni Jacob (Ngati Raukawa). It traverses the artist's life from growing up in the suburbs of Levin to Te Haka a Te Tupere, the artist's wharenui at Rangiwaea marae in Tauranga Harbour. Through his paintings he contends that contemporary technology's virtual realities and appetite for destruction and distraction is undermining our humanity and experience of the world. Yet painting, that most ancient means of visual communication, is something that continues to remind us of our humanness.
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            ISBN 9780995132924
            Published NZ 30 Jul 2021
            Publisher Quentin Wilson Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (English & Te Reo Maori)
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            Conversatio: In the company of bees
              

            Conversatio: In the company of bees (Hardback)

            Edited by Stanhope, Zara; By Noble, Anne; Designed by Brown, Anna

            • RRP: $60.00
            • $51.00
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            • Pub Date
              9 Sep 21

            Conversatio looks at the astounding practice of leading photographer Anne Noble, set against the issues of ecosystem collapse and climate change and examining what an artist can do in response. Its creative focus is on that most important insect, the European bee. Reminiscent of ...an artist book in its extensive visual content, its appeal is to a wide readership curious about art, ecology, science, literature and their intersections. Through Noble's art and newly commissioned essays, the book traverses Noble's deep interest in how humans relate to bees.
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            ISBN 9780995140752
            Published NZ 9 Sep 2021
            Publisher Massey University Press
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            Do Something for Nothing: Seeing beneath the surface of homelessness, through the simple act of a haircut

            Do Something for Nothing: Seeing beneath the surface of homelessness, through the simple act of a haircut (Hardback)

            By Coombes, Joshua

            • RRP: $37.99
            • $29.63
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            Based on the grassroots movement and Netflix film hosted by Morgan Freeman, this is a beautiful, moving and inspiring collection of photographs capturing the stories behind those living on the streets across the globe.

            ISBN 9781760524258
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2021
            Publisher Murdoch Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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