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            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss'
              

            The Hero from Nithdale Station: The Remarkable True-Life Story of Major Charles W.H. Tripp - 'the Boss' (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tripp, Dick

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            Be inspired by the courage of this hard-working Southland farmer who led the First Commando Fiji Guerrillas in World War II. Charlie Tripp, aka The Boss, bought Nithdale Station near Gore in 1924 and developed it into a stunning family legacy. Nithdale Genetics is now among the b ...

            ISBN 9780473462291
            Published 19 December 2018 by WILD SIDE PUBLISHING
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            In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin
             

            In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin (Hardback)

            By Hilsum, Lindsey

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            `It has always seemed to me that what I write is about humanity in extremis, pushed to the unendurable, and that it is important to tell people what really happens in wars.' Marie Colvin, 2001Marie Colvin was glamorous, hard-drinking, braver than the boys, with a troubled and rac ...

            ISBN 9781784740931
            Published 19 November 2018 by Vintage
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            Two Slices of Bread: Interned in a Japanese concentration camp-then finding peace at last... at the bottom of the world.
              

            Two Slices of Bread: Interned in a Japanese concentration camp-then finding peace at last... at the bottom of the world. (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Coles, Ingrid; Preface by Rob Zaagman, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to New Zealand

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            Interned in a Japanese concentration camp-then finding peace at last... at the bottom of the world. You will be moved beyond words, even to tears-a true story of heartaches and triumphs. This memoir traces Ingrid's background and growing-up years, revealing the secret of her succ ...

            ISBN 9780473428907
            Published 19 July 2018 by WILD SIDE PUBLISHING
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            Battle Scars: A Story of War and All That Follows

            Battle Scars: A Story of War and All That Follows (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Fox, Jason

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            'A vivid, searing account of a life at war.' BEAR GRYLLS'The most important book you'll ever read... Battle Scars will save lives.' TOM MARCUS, author of SOLDIER SPYThis is a true story.

            ISBN 9781787631175
            Published 15 November 2018 by Transworld Publishers
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            An ANZAC in the Family
              

            An ANZAC in the Family (Paperback)

            By Abrahart, Sherryl

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            From the classrooms and playgrounds of early 1900s New Zealand to the battlefields of Gallipoli, the tragedy of the Marquette, and the trenches of France, this is the story of Private Leslie McAlpine. Many families in New Zealand have an Anzac who served in the First World War. L ...

            ISBN 9780473428044
            Published 30 March 2018
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            Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

            Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland (Hardback)

            By Radden Keefe, Patrick

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            A taut tale of murder, radicalised politics, institutionalised violence and the deep scars left by such turmoil - this shocking investigation vividly encapsulates 'the Troubles' of the 1970s.

            ISBN 9780008159252
            Published 19 November 2018 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Brothers in Arms: Real War. True Friends. Unlikely Heroes.
             

            Brothers in Arms: Real War. True Friends. Unlikely Heroes. (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Geraint

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            The reality of war laid bare in this funny, furious and moving account of one man's tour of Helmand.

            ISBN 9781529000412
            Release Date 14 May 2019 by Pan Macmillan
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            Code Name: Lise: The True Story of Odette Sansom, WW2's Most Highly Decorated Spy
              

            Code Name: Lise: The True Story of Odette Sansom, WW2's Most Highly Decorated Spy (Hardback)

            By Loftis, Larry

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            1942. Odette Sansom decides to follow in her war hero father's footsteps by becoming an SOE agent to aid Britain and her beloved homeland, France. Five failed attempts and one plane crash later, she lands in occupied France to begin her mission. This is portrait of true courage, ...

            ISBN 9781912624546
            Release Date 9 May 2019 by Mirror Books
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            I Spy: My Life in MI5
             

            I Spy: My Life in MI5 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Marcus, Tom

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            The explosive true story of life in MI5 from the number one bestselling author of Soldier Spy, Tom Marcus

            ISBN 9781509864102
            Release Date 28 May 2019 by Pan Macmillan
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            The Animal Victoria Cross: The Dickin Medal
              

            The Animal Victoria Cross: The Dickin Medal (Paperback)

            By Peter, Hawthorne,

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            Covers all 63 winners of this most coveted award for animal bravery.

            ISBN 9781526756664
            Release Date 30 April 2019 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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