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            Vienna Behind the Facades
              

            Vienna Behind the Facades (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Haworth, Jennifer

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            If you think you know Vienna, think again.vVienna: Behind the facades - a personal journey is the story of Jenny Haworth's life-long love affair with Vienna, a personal memoir that pulls back the curtainvand reveals the secrets of a city that once considered itself the centre o...f the world. The city is celebrated in all its beauty, its culturevand its grandeur, but shameful aspects of its pastvand its influential role on the world stage are also explored, stories that even today can make onevwonder how the city survived at all. This book is an absorbing read from a woman whovhas loved the city all her life but doesn't flinch fromvgoing to the heart of Vienna and telling the truth aboutvit. Much more than a travel guide or a history book,vVienna: Behind the facades - a personal journeyvshows how this city emerged over the centuries andvbecame the seed bed for many of the best and thevworst of the ideologies and freedoms of the 20thvcentury. Vienna's charm remains intact, but finally,valso, its full story is on show as well.
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            ISBN 9781927167427
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2022
            Publisher Wily Publications
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Fighting with the Long Range Desert Group: Merlyn Craw MM's War 1940-1945
               

            Fighting with the Long Range Desert Group: Merlyn Craw MM's War 1940-1945 (Hardback)

            By O'Carroll, Brendan

            • RRP: $79.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Researched and written by much published author and leading LRDG expert.

            ISBN 9781399084277
            Publisher Pen & Sword Books Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The World War II Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
              

            The World War II Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Hardback)

            By DK

            • RRP: $49.96
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            Discover the key battles, tactics, technologies and turning points of the Second World War - the epic conflict that shaped the modern world. Combining authoritative, exciting text and bold explanatory graphics The World War II Book explores the causes, key events, and lasting con...sequences of the Second World War. Using the original, graphic-led approach of the series, entries profile more than 90 of the key ideas and events during and surrounding the conflict - from the rise of Hitler and Fascism in the 1930s to Pearl Harbor, the D-Day landings, and the bombing of Hiroshima to the founding of the State of Israel in 1948. Offering a uniquely compelling, accessible, and immediate history of the war, The World War II Book shows how key battles, political and economic forces, individual leaders, and technological advances influenced the course of the conflict.
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            ISBN 9780241347119
            Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Big Ideas
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            Sabine's War: The Incredible True Story of a Resistance Fighter Who Survived Three Concentration Camps
              

            Sabine's War: The Incredible True Story of a Resistance Fighter Who Survived Three Concentration Camps (Hardback)

            By Taylor, Eva

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            • Pub Date
              13 Oct 22

            An incredible true story of romance, resistance and bravery

            ISBN 9780008530884
            Released NZ 13 Oct 2022
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Foundations
              

            Foundations (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Speedy, Karin

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            Historian Karin Speedy's writing on power struggles and colonialism becomes personal when she investigates her own family stories. Her memoir reminds us that ...fascinatingly, unknowingly, sometimes spookily, we can find ourselves on paths once trodden by our forebears .

            ISBN 9780473636890
            Published NZ 17 Jun 2022
            Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Cuckoo (The UNDER THE NORTHERN SKY Series, Book 3)
             

            The Cuckoo (The UNDER THE NORTHERN SKY Series, Book 3) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Carew, Leo

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            • Pub Date
              13 Sep 22

            The highly anticipated final book in Leo Carew's masterful UNDER THE NORTHERN SKY epic fantasy trilogy.

            ISBN 9781472273086
            Released NZ 13 Sep 2022
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Under the Northern Sky
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            Acts of Love and War: A nation torn apart by war. One woman steps into the crossfire.

            Acts of Love and War: A nation torn apart by war. One woman steps into the crossfire. (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Brookes, Maggie

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            The novel starts with Lucy in love with two brothers (Jamie and Tom), one who goes to fight for the Republican side in the Civil War, and the other who joins Franco and fights for his Fascist party. Against her father's wishes Lucy travels to Spain to join both men, and there bec...omes involved with the Quakers who were instrumental in saving the lives of countless women and children in this most savage of wars. For Lucy herself, the challenge going forward is not so much which brother she will end up with, but whether she will survive long enough to decide.
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            ISBN 9781529135664
            Released NZ 5 Jul 2022
            Publisher Cornerstone
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Premonitions Bureau: A Sunday Times bestseller

            The Premonitions Bureau: A Sunday Times bestseller (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Export - Airside ed)

            By Knight, Sam

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            Could these forebodings help the world to prevent disasters? In 1966, John Barker, a dynamic psychiatrist working in an outdated British mental hospital, established the Premonitions Bureau to investigate these questions. He would find a network of hundreds of correspondents, fro...m bank clerks to ballet teachers.
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            ISBN 9780571374830
            Released NZ 5 May 2022
            Publisher Faber and Faber
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Dogs Who Changed the World: 50 dogs who altered history, inspired literature... or ruined everything
             

            Dogs Who Changed the World: 50 dogs who altered history, inspired literature... or ruined everything (Hardback)

            By Jones, Dan

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            50 stories of dogs that have altered history, inspired art and literature, reunited lost lovers, saved lives, or just ruined everything.

            ISBN 9781914317316
            Released NZ 27 Jul 2022
            Publisher Welbeck Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Matariki: Te Whetu Tapu o te Tau (te reo edition)
             

            Matariki: Te Whetu Tapu o te Tau (te reo edition) (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Matamua, Rangi

            • RRP: $35.00
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            In mid-winter, Matariki rises in the pre-dawn sky, and its observation is celebrated with incantations on hilltops at dawn, balls, exhibitions, dinners and a vast number of events. The Matariki tradition has been re-established, and its regeneration coincides with a growing inter...est in Maori astronomy.
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            ISBN 9781775503262
            Published NZ 31 Aug 2017
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Language (Te Reo Maori)
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