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              No Maori Allowed: New Zealand's Forgotten History of Racial Segregation
                

              No Maori Allowed: New Zealand's Forgotten History of Racial Segregation (Paperback)

              By E. Bartholomew, Robert

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              This is the story of New Zealand's most racist town. From 1952 to 1964, Pukekohe housed the only segregated Maori school in the history of the country. Tragically, hundreds of Maori infants and children died as a result of their segregation in slums where they were forced to live... on the edge of town. No Maori Allowed looks at what happened at Pukekohe and the extent of racial intolerance across the country. Using records from the National Archives and firsthand interviews, chapters cover the extent of racial intolerance across the country in housing and employment during the segregation period from 1925 to the early 1960s. Did you know that on 'K Road' in Auckland, shops had signs reading 'No Credit for Maori,' in Hamilton stores refused to let them try on pants, hospitals had segregated maternity wards and gave them less expensive cutlery, while many stores and major banks had official policies of not hiring 'coloureds'. When a New Zealand University Press insisted that I modify the text as it was too pro- Maori, I decided to publish it myself, because the true history of Maori cannot be censored.
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              ISBN 9780473488864
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2020
              Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
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              A Touch of Madness
                

              A Touch of Madness (Paperback)

              By Neylon, Keith

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              The inside story of a successful Southlander. A New Zealand primary industries entrepreneur.

              ISBN 9780473506292
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2020
              Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
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              Connells Bay Sculpture Park
                

              Connells Bay Sculpture Park (Paperback)

              By Robin Woodward

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              ISBN 9780473484057
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2019
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              Justice & Race: Campaigns against racism and abuse in Aotearoa New Zealand
               

              Justice & Race: Campaigns against racism and abuse in Aotearoa New Zealand (Paperback)

              By Sutherland, Oliver

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              This is the story of ACORD - the Auckland Committee on Racism And Discrimination. For 15 years ACORD exposed and campaigned against the institutional racism of police, justice and social welfare systems. It laid the groundwork for a national duty solicitor scheme and gained prote...ctions for children incarcerated by the state.
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              ISBN 9781990007132
              Published NZ 26 Feb 2020
              Publisher Steele Roberts Aotearoa Ltd
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              Fit 4 Piano: a Fun Resource For Establishing a Coordinated Piano Technique
                

              Fit 4 Piano: a Fun Resource For Establishing a Coordinated Piano Technique (SoftBack / Other)

              By de Lisle, Rae

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              Fit 4 Piano is a user-friendly resource which demystifies piano technique by describing the most important movements needed in order to play well. While not a method, the exercises in this book help to establish a technique which coordinates the whole body and helps to resolve pl...aying related tension. More than 80 HD video demonstrations and musical examples show how these exercises are relevant whether playing the easiest pieces or advanced repertoire. The movements are further described with colourful illustrations. Videos can be viewed on smart phones or tablets by scanning the QR codes in the book.
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              ISBN 9780473493790
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2019
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              More Than a Pipe Dream: Pipe Organ Building in New Zealand: 50 Years of the South Island Organ Company
                

              More Than a Pipe Dream: Pipe Organ Building in New Zealand: 50 Years of the South Island Organ Company (Paperback)

              By Worrall, Jill

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              More Than a Pipe Dream is an enjoyable read that pays homage to the highly skilled individuals in the South Island Organ Company who have dedicated much of their lives to designing, building and restoring pipe organs, highly complex musical instruments as they are. It unveils an ...impressive amount of detail about this unique company. The book is a 50 years long story, full of exhilarating highs and soul-wrenching lows, achievements and lessons, people and life-long relationships, as well as some secrets of the instruments construction and the art of restoration.
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              ISBN 9780994133441
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2019
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              Dark Towers: Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction

              Dark Towers: Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Enrich, David

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              ISBN 9780063044883
              Released NZ 24 Feb 2020
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              The The Reed Warbler
                

              The The Reed Warbler (Paperback)

              By Wedde, Ian

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              • Pub Date
                13 May 20

              Pregnant after rape, seventeen-year-old Josephina Hansen is exiled from her family home in Kiel in the north of Germany.

              ISBN 9781776563005
              Published NZ 13 May 2020
              Publisher Victoria University Press
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              The Wine O'Clock Myth: The Truth You Need to Know About Women and Alcohol
                

              The Wine O'Clock Myth: The Truth You Need to Know About Women and Alcohol (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dann, Lotta

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                19 May 20

              The Wine O'clock Myth takes an in-depth look at the drinking habits of New Zealand women. It's written through the lens of Lotta Dann's own story and her work in the field of recovery and addiction today. It contains evidence-based research gleaned from primary sources, and numer...ous interviews with experts in many fields. As well as examining the normalising of alcohol in New Zealand, The Wine O'clock Myth explores the glorification that goes on with regards to this drug. It discusses when and how the alcohol industry began specifically targeting women, unpicking the tactics they employ to target female customers. It looks at the rise of the now-ubiquitous 'Wine Mum' culture on social media and the role the alcohol industry and media companies play in perpetuating this. It also investigates the impact that regular, heavy drinking has on women, both physically and emotionally. It looks at the emotional impacts - the numbing, dulling and disconnection that can occur - and the physical impacts: the problems alcohol can cause in the body and the increased risk of diseases. But while the book offers a big-picture analysis, it also provides an intimate view of the issue by featuring the voices of Kiwi women sharing their personal stories, revealing the pervasive and negative impact alcohol can have on a woman's life. These personal reflections contain tales of emotional disconnection, diminished power, confused thinking and damaged relationships. There are also uplifting stories of the remarkable transformations that can occur when alcohol is removed.
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              ISBN 9781988547220
              Published NZ 19 May 2020
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
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              Her Say: Survivors of Domestic Abuse Tell Their Own Stories
                

              Her Say: Survivors of Domestic Abuse Tell Their Own Stories (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Clark, Jackie

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              • Pub Date
                2 Jun 20

              In 2012, Jackie Clark launched The Aunties, a grassroots charity helping women to rebuild their lives after a period of trauma. She quit her job, turning her back on her comfortable life, to focus on The Aunties full-time, becoming Aunty in Charge and assisting hundreds of women ...with material needs and emotional support. Jackie has long dreamed of a publication that gives these women a voice. This powerful new book features the stories of a number of very different New Zealand women, told their way. The collected stories chart their narrators' lives and personal histories, through the lens of having lived with - and escaped - an abusive partner. Her Say is spoken from the heart, uncompromising but offering hope, redemption, personal triumph. It's a book for all women, showing how owning our stories gives us the power to write daring new endings. It will challenge, illuminate, and empower readers - not to mention the storytellers themselves.
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              ISBN 9780143774235
              Published NZ 2 Jun 2020
              Publisher Random House
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