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              The Evolution of Kapa Haka in Ohinemutu, Rotorua, 1880 to 2020
                

              The Evolution of Kapa Haka in Ohinemutu, Rotorua, 1880 to 2020 (Paperback)

              By Pene, Darrell Guy Rangitihi

              • RRP: $71.99
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              The book traces the historical development of kapa haka as an artform using Ohinemutu as a case study. It highlights the main drivers of kapa haka innovation and how we have ended up with the contemporary form of kapa haka that we take for granted.

              ISBN 9780473518646
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2020
              Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Reporting the Siege of Sarajevo
                

              Reporting the Siege of Sarajevo (Hardback)

              By Morrison, Kenneth; Lowe, Paul

              • RRP: $399.50
              • $254.71
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              • Pub Date
                28 Jan 21

              The Siege of Sarajevo remains the longest siege in modern European history, lasting three times longer than the Battle of Stalingrad and over a year longer than the Siege of Leningrad. Reporting the Siege of Sarajevo provides the first detailed account of the reporting of this si...ege and the role that journalists played in highlighting both military and non-military aspects of it. The book draws on detailed primary and secondary material in English and Bosnian, as well as extensive interviews with international correspondents who covered events in Sarajevo from within siege lines. It also includes hitherto unpublished images taken by the co-author and award-winning photojournalist, Paul Lowe. Together Morrison and Lowe document a relatively short but crucial period in both the history of Bosnia & Herzegovina, the city of Sarajevo and the profession of journalism. The book provides crucial observations and insights into an under-researched aspect of a critical period in Europe's recent history.
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              ISBN 9781350081741
              Released NZ 28 Jan 2021
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Captains of the Soul: A History of Australian Army Chaplains
                

              Captains of the Soul: A History of Australian Army Chaplains (EPUB ebook)

              By Gladwin, Michael

              • RRP: $44.99
              • $44.99
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              This book assesses the contribution of Australian Army chaplains in conflicts and peacekeeping missions, in barracks and among service families. Drawing on a wealth of original archival material and little known published sources, Captains of the Soul represents the first compreh...ensive account of Australian Army chaplains.
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              ISBN 9781922132536
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              Language en
              Released NZ 19 Dec 2013
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Frank Gardiner
                

              Frank Gardiner (EPUB ebook)

              By Smith, Jane

              • RRP: $22.99
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              There were few bushrangers whose influence extended as far as that of Frank Gardiner. Handsome, clever, charismatic and dangerous, he inspired many young men to abandon the drudgery of their honest work and turn to highway robbery. This book outlines the life of Frank Gardiner, h...is descent into crime and the mystery of his final years in exhile.
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              ISBN 9781922132680
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              Language en
              Released NZ 5 Jun 2014
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
              Interest Age Children
              Series Australian Bushrangers
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              Captain Starlight
                

              Captain Starlight (EPUB ebook)

              By Smith, Jane

              • RRP: $22.99
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              The fifth book in the series features the two men known as Captain Starlight . Both were bushrangers who travelled widely across the country in the second half of the 19th Century, and although their backgrounds and their crimes differed greatly, they are linked by their connecti...on with a character from a novel. Frank Pearson ...
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              ISBN 9781922132727
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              Language en
              Released NZ 5 Aug 2014
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
              Interest Age Children
              Series Australian Bushrangers
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              Sudan 1885
                

              Sudan 1885 (EPUB ebook)

              By Tyquin, Michael

              • RRP: $44.99
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              The involvement of an Australian colonial military force in Britains Egyptian campaigns between 1883 and 1885 was very short, extending for only five months overall, including the pre-deployment phase. Consequently its influence on these campaigns was insignificant. Nevertheless,... our involvement in the Sudan in 1885 is part of Australias military .
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              ISBN 9781925520705
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              Language en
              Released NZ 5 Jan 2015
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Australian Army Campaigns Series
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              Captain Thunderbolt
                

              Captain Thunderbolt (EPUB ebook)

              By Smith, Jane

              • RRP: $22.99
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              Frederick Wordsworth Ward, better known as 'Captain Thunderbolt', had one of the longest bushranging 'careers' in history. Plaguing New South Wales for almost seven years, he enjoyed much public support as he was intelligent, and charming. This book describes some of Thunderbolt'...s exploits and refutes many of the popular myths that surround him.
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              ISBN 9781925520736
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              Language en
              Released NZ 2 Feb 2014
              Publisher Simon & Schuster Ltd
              Interest Age Children
              Series Australian Bushrangers
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              Digital Souls: A Philosophy of Online Death
                

              Digital Souls: A Philosophy of Online Death (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stokes, Patrick

              • RRP: $104.50
              • $81.64
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              • Pub Date
                11 Feb 21

              Social media is full of dead people. Nobody knows precisely how many Facebook profiles belong to dead users but in 2012 the figure was estimated at 30 million. What do we do with all these digital souls? Can we simply delete them, or do they have a right to persist? Philosophers ...have been almost entirely silent on the topic, despite their perennial focus on death as a unique dimension of human existence. Until now. Drawing on ongoing philosophical debates, Digital Souls claims that the digital dead are objects that should be treated with loving regard and that we have a moral duty towards. Modern technology helps them to persist in various ways, while also making them vulnerable to new forms of exploitation and abuse. This provocative book explores a range of questions about the nature of death, identity, grief, the moral status of digital remains and the threat posed by AI-driven avatars of dead people. In the digital era, it seems we must all re-learn how to live with the dead.
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              ISBN 9781350139152
              Released NZ 11 Feb 2021
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Walking Through the Fire
                 

              Walking Through the Fire (Paperback)

              By Vida, Cindy

              • RRP: $30.99
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              A true story of faith through troubled times that leads to hope, healing and freedom. "Reading Cindy's story is like a roller-coaster ride. Her honesty and resilience is inspiring as she holds the line and holds her faith in the face of huge personal challenges." - Julia Grace...-Singer/songwriter/speaker The young couple set off for a year in Europe. They find work. They have another baby. They marvel as God takes care of their every need. And then... a brutal attack leaves her husband with an undiagnosed brain injury. It's not until they arrive home in New Zealand that the true extent of the damage begins to unfold, and soon, the family find themselves living from one crisis to the next, a young mother managing a situation too horrific for words. And then . . . Cindy discovered the true nature of God. He saw the carnage. He heard her desperate prayer. He had a restoration story in mind. And it all started with a dream.
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              ISBN 9780473529574
              Published NZ 1 Jul 2020
              Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Child Survivors of the Holocaust in Greece: Memory, Testimony and Subjectivity
               

              Child Survivors of the Holocaust in Greece: Memory, Testimony and Subjectivity (Hardback)

              By Hantzaroula, Pothiti

              • RRP: $271.00
              • $271.00
              • Pub Date
                15 Nov 20

              A historical investigation of children's memory of the Holocaust in Greece illustrates that age, generation and geographical background shaped postwar Jewish identities. The examination of children's narratives deposited in the era of digital archives enables an understanding of ...the age-specific construction of the memory of genocide, which shakes established assumptions about the memory of the Holocaust. In the context of a globalized Holocaust memory established through testimony archives, the present research constructs a genealogy of the testimonial culture in Greece by framing the rich source of written and oral testimonies in the political discourses and public memory of the aftermath of the Second World War. The testimonies of former hidden children and child survivors of concentration camps illuminate the questions that haunted postwar attempts to reconstruct communities, related to the specific evolution of genocide in Greece and to the rising anti-Semitism of postwar Greece. As an oral history of child survivors of the Holocaust, the book will be of interest to researchers in the fields of the history of childhood, Jewish studies, memory studies, Holocaust and genocide studies.
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              ISBN 9781138579491
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2020
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Routledge Studies in Second World War History
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