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            Common Cause: A Novel of the War in America
             

            Common Cause: A Novel of the War in America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Adams, Samuel Hopkins

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            Common Cause provides a nuanced look at the home-front atmosphere that existed in parts of the United States before and during the Great War, exploring themes of patriotism, jingoism, and exclusion. An introduction and explanatory notes by John Maxwell Hamilton and Amy Solomon Wh...itehead provide context.
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            ISBN 9781640120020
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2019
            Publisher University of New South Wales
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            Over and Above
             

            Over and Above (EPUB ebook)

            By Franks, Norman; Gurdon, John E.

            Over and Above was first published in 1919, soon after John Everard Gurdo had been invalided out of the RAF. This new edition retains exactly the original script but has been updated with an introduction by John Gurdon's granddaughter Camilla Jane Gurdon Blakely and an extended i...llustrated appendix by renowned historian Norman Franks.
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            ISBN 9781911621744
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            Language en
            Released NZ 17 Aug 2018
            Publisher Grub Street
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            An Honest Man: A Sunday Times Best Book of 2019

            An Honest Man: A Sunday Times Best Book of 2019 (Hardback)

            By Fergusson, Ben

            The new novel from the award-winning writer, Ben Fergusson, author of The Spring of Kasper Meier and The Other Hoffmann Sister.

            ISBN 9781408708927
            Released NZ 4 Jul 2019
            Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
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            Elizabeth and Lily
             

            Elizabeth and Lily (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bailey, Hilary

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            Somewhere between Sarah's Water's The Night Watch and William Boyd's Any Human Heart, friendship transcends class divides and the cruelty of war.

            ISBN 9781448209224
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2012
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Tag: a novel
             

            Tag: a novel (EPUB ebook)

            By Heard, Barry

            Tag Wardpod has an extraordinary gift with animals. When war begins, Tag leaves his job as a blacksmith and horse handler to join the Light Horse Brigade. But nothing prepared him for the horror, fury, and love that await him in Gallipoli and France. Soothing shell-shocked horses... in desperate conditions, his gifts will both endanger and save him.
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            ISBN 9781921753084
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            Language en
            Released NZ 27 May 2009
            Publisher Scribe Publications
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            Parade's End: Adapted for Television

            Parade's End: Adapted for Television (Hardback, Main)

            By Stoppard, Tom; Original author Ford, Ford Madox

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            A story of Christopher Tietjens, the 'last Tory', his beautiful, disconcerting wife Sylvia, and the virginal young suffragette Valentine Wannop, who completes this triangle of love among the English upper classes before and during the Great War.

            ISBN 9780571299133
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2012
            Publisher Faber and Faber
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            Till the Boys Come Home: War at Home, 1918

            Till the Boys Come Home: War at Home, 1918 (Hardback)

            By Harrod-Eagles, Cynthia

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            The fifth book in the War at Home series by the author of The Morland Dynasty novels. Set against the evocative backdrop of World War I, this is an epic family drama featuring the Hunters and their servants

            ISBN 9780751565591
            Released NZ 12 Jul 2018
            Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series War at Home
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            Over and Above

            Over and Above (Hardback)

            By Gurdon, John E.

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            Over and Above was first published in 1919, soon after John Everard Gurdo had been invalided out of the RAF. This new edition retains exactly the original script but has been updated with an introduction by John Gurdon's granddaughter Camilla Jane Gurdon Blakely and an extended i...llustrated appendix by renowned historian Norman Franks.
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            ISBN 9781911621089
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2018
            Publisher Grub Street
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            The Middle Parts of Fortune: Somme And Ancre, 1916
             

            The Middle Parts of Fortune: Somme And Ancre, 1916 (Paperback)

            By Manning, Frederic; Ferguson, Niall

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            Bourne is a private fighting on the front. He is under pressure to accept a commission and become an officer, but he prefers to be among the ranks, drawn into the universal struggle for survival in a world gone mad.

            ISBN 9780141393414
            Released NZ 28 May 2014
            Publisher Penguin
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            Series Penguin Modern Classics
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            My Dear Chick: A New Zealand Love Story, 1911-1948
             

            My Dear Chick: A New Zealand Love Story, 1911-1948 (Paperback)

            By Sutherland, Beth

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            The story of a 10 year courtship told through diaries and letters from the Great War and rural New Zealand. Between 1916-19 Len Wilton, a young Wairarapa farmer, was 'away at the war', serving on the Western Front, including at Passchendaele. Unwell, and close to a breakdown, he ...later spent time at Brockenhurst Hospital in England. Meanwhile, at home, neighbouring farmer's daughter Ilma McLachlan carried on with her life which she recorded in her diaries. Len's letters to his 'Chick' and Ilma's diaries form the heart of this book which also records their early and later lives.
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            ISBN 9780958264594
            Published NZ 12 Apr 2008
            Publisher Fraser Books
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