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            People and Place: Why Where We Live Matters
              

            People and Place: Why Where We Live Matters (Paperback)

            By Morrison, Philip S.

            • RRP: $14.99
            • $11.99
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            • Pub Date
              11 Apr 22

            Where we live impacts our wellbeing - and so is a crucial element in public policy. This book provides an analysis of the research thus far and points to ways in which we can improve everyone's wellbeing through an awareness of the influence of geography.

            ISBN 9781988545837
            Published NZ 11 Apr 2022
            Publisher Bridget Williams Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series BWB Texts
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            Great Cities: The Stories Behind the World's most Fascinating Places

            Great Cities: The Stories Behind the World's most Fascinating Places (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $41.25
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            Delve into the social and cultural history of 100 of the world's most important cities. From the first towns in Mesopotamia to today's global metropolises, cities have marked the progress of civilization. Written in the form of illustrated biographies , Great Cities offers a rich... historical overview of each featured city, brought to vivid life with maps, timelines, paintings, photographs, and artefacts. The latest title in the series style of Artists, Writers, Philosophers, and Composers, this lavish book goes under the skin of cities both ancient and modern - from Persepolis and Tikal, Paris and Vienna to Prague, Amsterdam, Tokyo, and Dubai. Which ancient civilization founded the precursor to Mexico City? Why was Venice the gateway to the East? What was the Belle Epoque? Which was the first city to build sewers? Great Cities takes you there. Stunning images of city life and key moments in history are complemented by close-ups of revealing details and feature panels that provide additional context. A book not just about history but also about art, architecture, commerce, and politics, Great Cities provides a fascinating insight into what has shaped where we live. Perfect for history, geography, and arts enthusiasts and a stunning gift for armchair explorers of all ages, it is your window into the world's most fascinating cities.
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            ISBN 9780241471159
            Released NZ 26 Aug 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Aging in a Changing World: Older New Zealanders and Contemporary Multiculturalism
              

            Aging in a Changing World: Older New Zealanders and Contemporary Multiculturalism (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By George, Molly

            • RRP: $98.99
            • $59.02
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            Challenges simplified images of the old as racist, nostalgic and resistant to change by taking a deeper, more nuanced look at older people's complex relationship with the diversity and multiculturalism that has grown and developed around them.

            ISBN 9781978809406
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Global Perspectives on Aging
            Availability
            Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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            Into the Deep: A Memoir From the Man Who Found Titanic
             

            Into the Deep: A Memoir From the Man Who Found Titanic (Hardback)

            By Ballard, Robert D.; With Drew, Christopher

            • RRP: $70.00
            • $54.60
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            • Pub Date
              11 Jan 22

            The legendary explorer of Titanic and Lusitania reveals the secret military missions behind his famous exploits.

            ISBN 9781426220999
            Released NZ 11 Jan 2022
            Publisher National Geographic Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Available for pre-order, ships once released
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            Shackleton

            Shackleton (Hardback)

            By Fiennes, Ranulph

            • RRP: $50.00
            • $37.50
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            *PREORDER YOUR COPY TODAY* An authoritative biography of Sir Ernest Shackleton from polar adventurer Ranulph Fiennes.

            ISBN 9780241356715
            Released NZ 19 Oct 2021
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
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            The Power of Geography: Ten Maps That Reveals the Future of Our World

            The Power of Geography: Ten Maps That Reveals the Future of Our World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Marshall, Tim

            • RRP: $37.99
            • $29.63
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            Ten maps that reveal the future of global power and politics: the much-anticipated sequel to the million-copy bestseller Prisoners of Geography

            ISBN 9781783965953
            Released NZ 5 May 2021
            Publisher Elliott & Thompson Limited
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            999 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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            Complete Flags of the World: The Ultimate Pocket Guide

            Complete Flags of the World: The Ultimate Pocket Guide (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $30.00
            • $22.50
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            The ultimate guide to the fascinating world of flags This one-stop guide to flags of the world explains the intriguing stories behind the design of country flags, state flags and heraldic symbols. The Complete Flags of the World is the essential guide to both identifying flags an...d understanding the complex history and symbolism behind the incredible variety of designs that have evolved over the years, from the ancient medieval cantons of Switzerland to the Stars and Stripes of the USA. You'll learn to identify the flags of different nations and celebrate their cultural importance and special meanings. This comprehensive and educational guide to vexillology covers more than 400 examples and spans the areas of geography, communications, politics, sport, history, and art in the process. Detailed notes and annotation reveal the origins, design development, and significance of colours, symbols, crests, and coats of arms, as well as the reasons for any recent changes to the flags. A wonderful gift for flag enthusiasts of all ages.
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            ISBN 9780241523568
            Released NZ 16 Nov 2021
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            200 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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            Minecraft Guide to Redstone: An Official Minecraft Book from Mojang
              

            Minecraft Guide to Redstone: An Official Minecraft Book from Mojang (Hardback)

            By Ab, Mojang

            • RRP: $19.99
            • $14.65
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            Learns the art of redstone and become a master engineer with the Minecraft Guide and put theory into practice to construct intricate contraptions in Minecraft. This book picks up the basics of the redstone components and their uses, discover how to make working circuits, and crea...te incredibly complex builds using your new skills.
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            ISBN 9781405286008
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Availability
            999 Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            The Soils of Aotearoa New Zealand
               

            The Soils of Aotearoa New Zealand (Hardback, 1st ed. 2021)

            By Hewitt, Allan E.; Balks, Megan R.; Lowe, David J.

            • RRP: $334.96
            • $334.96
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            This book offers an introduction to the soils of Aotearoa New Zealand, structured according to the New Zealand soil classification system.

            ISBN 9783030647612
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series World Soils Book Series
            Availability
            Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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            The Sound of the Sea: Seashells and the Fate of the Oceans

            The Sound of the Sea: Seashells and the Fate of the Oceans (Hardback)

            By Barnett, Cynthia

            • RRP: $52.99
            • $52.99
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            A history of shells and the creatures that make them, revealing their outsized role in human affairs and their contemporary plight.

            ISBN 9780393651447
            Released NZ 27 Jul 2021
            Publisher WW Norton & Co
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            49 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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