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              Black Flu 1918: The story of New Zealand's worst public health disaster
                

              Black Flu 1918: The story of New Zealand's worst public health disaster (Paperback, None ed.)

              By Rice, Geoffrey

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              The influenza pandemic of 1918 was New Zealand's worst-ever public health disaster. In the space of about 6 weeks, over 6400 Pakeha died and an estimated 2500 Maori. This book shows how we coped back in 1918 and the lessons learned that may still be useful today. It is an inspiri ...

              ISBN 9781927145951
              Published 1 January 2018 by Canterbury University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              All Fall Down
                

              All Fall Down (Paperback)

              By Rice, Geoffrey

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              In this book Professor Rice looks at the chimneys that have adorned the citys skyline since 1850 from the domestic to the commercial and the industrial. It also considers the history of the European chimney from its first appearance in the medieval period to its modern day equiva ...

              ISBN 9781927145104
              Published 1 November 2011 by Canterbury University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              That Terrible Time
               

              That Terrible Time (Paperback)

              By Rice, Geoffrey

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              "New Zealand's worst public health disaster occurred in November 1918 when around 9,000 people died in the so-called 'Spanish' influenza pandemic. Here are the voices of 110 survivors describing what they saw and what happened to them in that terrible time when the victims' bodie ...

              ISBN 9780473447496
              Published 23 November 2018
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Life of Leslie Averill M.D: First into Le Quesnoy: Battles, Babies & Boardrooms
                

              The Life of Leslie Averill M.D: First into Le Quesnoy: Battles, Babies & Boardrooms (Paperback)

              Edited by Wilson, Quentin; By Averill, Colin; Rice, Geoffrey

              • OUR PRICE $76.99

              Biography of a soldier in WW1, obstetrician and health leader.

              ISBN 9780473452698
              Published 28 October 2018 by NZ / SP Author Self Published
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Victoria Square: Cradle of Christchurch
               

              Victoria Square: Cradle of Christchurch (Hardback)

              By Rice, Geoffrey W.

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              Victoria Square, that green and peaceful oasis in the center of Christchurch, has a special claim to fame: it is the only city square in the world with a river running through it. This lively and entertaining book, illustrated with 250 photographs, is a fascinating architectural ...

              ISBN 9781927145586
              Published 30 November 2014 by Canterbury University Press
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              Lyttelton: Port and Town - an Illustrated History: Port and Town - an Illustrated History
                

              Lyttelton: Port and Town - an Illustrated History: Port and Town - an Illustrated History (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Rice, Geoffrey

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              This is the story of Canterbury's main port and one of its oldest boroughs. Using many unpublished images from the collections of the Canterbury and Lyttleton Museums, the former Lyttleton Harbour board and local resients, this book "weaves the diverse themes of port and town int ...

              ISBN 9781877257247
              Published 1 November 2004 by Canterbury University Press
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              Christchurch Crimes and Scandals 1876 99
               

              Christchurch Crimes and Scandals 1876 99 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rice, Geoffrey W.

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              "The Boxing Day Riot of 1879 when a parade of Orange Lodge members was attacked by a mob of Irish Catholic navvies swinging axe-handles, a slander case involving one of the city's richest merchants, the famous Severed Hand Mystery of 1885 ... Following on from his first volume, C ...

              ISBN 9781927145517
              Published 25 November 2013 by Canterbury University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Christchurch Crimes
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              Christchurch Changing: an Illustrated History
                

              Christchurch Changing: an Illustrated History (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Rice, Geoffrey

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              This is the story of Christchurch city over the last 150 years. Illustrated with authoritative text, it provides a fascinating in-depth examination.

              ISBN 9780908812530
              Published 24 November 2007 by Canterbury University Press
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              Cricketing Colonists
               

              Cricketing Colonists (Paperback)

              By Rice, Geoffrey W.; Ryman, Frances

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              Biography of William Guise Brittan and Joseph Brittan, founders of Canterbury and cricket enthusiasts.

              ISBN 9781927145685
              Published 1 November 2015 by Canterbury University Press
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              Christchurch Crimes 1850 - 1875
               

              Christchurch Crimes 1850 - 1875 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rice, Geoffrey

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              " While researching nineteenth-century Christchurch newspapers for another book, historian Geoff Rice was struck by the diversity of crime in early Christchurch, and the amount of detail in the court reports. Fascinated by what he was reading, he became diverted from the task at ...

              ISBN 9781927145395
              Published 1 October 2012 by Canterbury University Press
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              Series Christchurch Crimes
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