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              Rescue: One New Zealander's crusade to save endangered animals: 2019
                

              Rescue: One New Zealander's crusade to save endangered animals: 2019 (Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

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              • Pub Date
                30 Oct 19

              In Barry Crump-style Michael Willis tells about his saving rare breeds from extinction, including rediscovering the kune kune pig, saving the goats of Arapawa Island, wild pigs on Auckland Island, the lost wild cattle of Enderby Island, and the threatened wild donkeys on the Gala ...

              ISBN 9780995105348
              Release Date 30 October 2019 by Quentin Wilson Publishing
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              Oxford AQA History for A Level: Wars and Welfare: Britain in Transition 1906-1957
               

              Oxford AQA History for A Level: Wars and Welfare: Britain in Transition 1906-1957 (Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael; Rowe, Chris; Thomas, J.; Series edited by Waller, Sally

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              Retaining all the well-loved features, this book is now matched to the new AQA specification and covers AS and A Level content together. With a strong focus on history skills, exam practice and specially selected sources and extracts, this book covers the period in depth, to help ...

              ISBN 9780198354598
              Published 25 December 2015 by Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Oxford AQA History for A Level
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              Relics and Relic Worship in Early Buddhism: India, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Burma
               

              Relics and Relic Worship in Early Buddhism: India, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Burma (Paperback)

              Edited by Stargardt, Janice; Willis, Michael

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              Offers new perspectives on Buddhist relics and reliquaries, including a discussion of what constitutes a relic, as well as an analysis of the terminology related to relic worship. Other chapters focus on the placement and treatment of relics in situ as well as the spread of Buddh ...

              ISBN 9780861592180
              Published 31 May 2018 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Series British Museum Research Publications
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              The Book of War at the Court of the Great Mughal: Abu'l-Fazl `Allami and the Persian Translation of the Mahabharata
                

              The Book of War at the Court of the Great Mughal: Abu'l-Fazl `Allami and the Persian Translation of the Mahabharata (Hardback)

              By Golzadeh, Razieh B.; Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $319.50
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              • Pub Date
                15 May 21

              This is the first in-depth study of Abu'l-Faẓl's preface to the Mahabharata and the first translation of the preface from Persian. This volume offers key insights into the reasons for the translation and the role the Persian version of the Mahabharata was meant to play in t ...

              ISBN 9783110501216
              Release Date 15 May 2021 by De Gruyter
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Beyond Boundaries
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              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods
               

              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

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              Willis examines how gods of early Hinduism came to be established in temples, combining Sanskrit textual evidence with archaeological data.

              ISBN 9781107460164
              Published 6 November 2014 by Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Islamist Challenge in Algeria: A Political History
               

              The Islamist Challenge in Algeria: A Political History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael; Kodsy, Ahmad; Lobel, Eli

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              An account of the rise of Algerian Islamism from its early days during the 132 years of French colonial rule, its short moment of glory when it seemed about to take power in the late-1980s, and its subsequent crash.

              ISBN 9780814793299
              Published 15 March 1999 by New York University Press
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              Gladstone and Disraeli: Principles and Policies
               

              Gladstone and Disraeli: Principles and Policies (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

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              This book for A and AS level history looks at the politics and policies of Gladstone and Disraeli through a wide range of primary sources. These include written sources (reports, letters, parliamentary papers, newspapers extracts, etc.) as well as posters, drawings and cartoons.

              ISBN 9780521368056
              Published 25 September 1989 by Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Cambridge Topics in History
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              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods
               

              The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual: Temples and the Establishment of the Gods (Hardback)

              By Willis, Michael

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              Willis examines how gods of early Hinduism came to be established in temples, combining Sanskrit textual evidence with archaeological data.

              ISBN 9780521518741
              Published 27 April 2009 by Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Democracy and the State: 1830-1945
                

              Democracy and the State: 1830-1945 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Willis, Michael

              • RRP: $33.99
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              This book charts the progress of the United Kingdom towards a modern democracy and looks at the changing role of the state from 1830 to 1945.

              ISBN 9780521599948
              Published 8 February 1999 by Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Cambridge perspectives in history
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              Amaravati: The Art of an Early Buddhist Monument in Context
               

              Amaravati: The Art of an Early Buddhist Monument in Context (Paperback)

              Edited by Shimada, Akira; Willis, Michael

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              Buddhism originated in north India and spread to other parts of the subcontinent in the third century BCE. The Andhra region, welcomed Buddhism and a stupa, probably built to house a relic of the Buddha from the north, was constructed at Amaravati. In this book, the papers are ba ...

              ISBN 9780861592074
              Published 31 March 2017 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series British Museum Research Publication
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