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            Cook's Ark: The animals that sailed with James Cook
              

            Cook's Ark: The animals that sailed with James Cook (Paperback)

            By PhD, Alison Sutherland

            • RRP: $48.00
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            • Pub Date
              30 Oct 19

            Cook's Ark is a fascinating account of the animals that sailed with Captain James Cook to the South Pacific, with particular reference to New Zealand. It concludes by linking animals introduced during Cook's voyages with New Zealand's historic heritage breeds of livestock.

            ISBN 9780473493165
            Release Date 30 October 2019
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            No Gravestones in the Ocean: The emigrant ship Scimitar 1873-1874
              

            No Gravestones in the Ocean: The emigrant ship Scimitar 1873-1874 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Beith, Michael A.

            • RRP: $27.50
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            On a blustery, damp Christmas Eve 1873 - 430 people, including 161 children left Plymouth as emigrants on board the sailing ship Scimitar bound for New Zealand. Of those, 26 would die before reaching their destination.

            ISBN 9781789556308
            Published 9 August 2019
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            Old New Worlds
             

            Old New Worlds (EPUB ebook)

            By Krummeck, Judith

            Old New Worlds intertwines the immigrant stories of the author and her great-great grandmother. Sarah Barker and her new husband sail from England in 1815 to minister to the indigenous Khoihoi in South Africa's Eastern Cape. In the midst of conflict, illness, and natural disaster ...

            ISBN 9781950584413
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            Language en
            Published 12 September 2019 by Independent Publishers Group
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            A World History of Railway Cultures, 1830-1930: Volume II
             

            A World History of Railway Cultures, 1830-1930: Volume II (Hardback)

            Edited by Esposito, Matthew D.

            • RRP: $259.00
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            • Pub Date
              19 Feb 20

            This 4-volume collection is the first compilation of primary sources to historicize the cultural impact of railways on a global scale from their inception in Great Britain to the Great Depression. Gathered together are over 200 rare out-of-print published and unpublished material ...

            ISBN 9780815377528
            Release Date 19 February 2020 by Taylor & Francis Inc
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            A World History of Railway Cultures, 1830-1930: Volume III
             

            A World History of Railway Cultures, 1830-1930: Volume III (Hardback)

            Edited by Esposito, Matthew D.

            • RRP: $259.00
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            • Pub Date
              19 Feb 20

            This 4-volume collection is the first compilation of primary sources to historicize the cultural impact of railways on a global scale from their inception in Great Britain to the Great Depression. Gathered together are over 200 rare out-of-print published and unpublished material ...

            ISBN 9780815377542
            Release Date 19 February 2020 by Taylor & Francis Inc
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            St. Andrew's Immigration Society: Assisting Migration to Van Diemen's Land 1854 - 1862
              

            St. Andrew's Immigration Society: Assisting Migration to Van Diemen's Land 1854 - 1862 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wighton, Gregory

            • RRP: $37.99
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            Over the following eight years, almost 2,500 Scots were selected and assisted by the St. Andrew's Immigration Society to make Tasmania their home. This publication is a history of that Society: its formation, operations, personnel, funding and its identified immigrants.

            ISBN 9781925833430
            Published 26 August 2019
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            No Gravestones in the Ocean: The emigrant ship Scimitar 1873-1874
              

            No Gravestones in the Ocean: The emigrant ship Scimitar 1873-1874 (Hardback)

            By Beith, Michael A.

            • RRP: $41.99
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            On a blustery, damp Christmas Eve 1873 - 430 people, including 161 children left Plymouth as emigrants on board the sailing ship Scimitar bound for New Zealand. Of those, 26 would die before reaching their destination.

            ISBN 9781789556742
            Published 9 August 2019
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            What is Man?: and Other Essays
             

            What is Man?: and Other Essays (EPUB ebook)

            By Twain, Mark

            Acerbic, thought-provoking essays examine mankind, its relationship with God, and the mind's workings. Selections include "The Turning Point of My Life," "As Concerns Interpreting the Deity," "Is Shakespeare Dead?", more.

            ISBN 9780486844077
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            Published 13 September 2019 by Dover Publications Inc.
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            Series Dover Thrift Editions
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            Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume III
             

            Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume III (Hardback)

            Edited by Malleck, Daniel

            • RRP: $259.00
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            • Pub Date
              18 Feb 20

            This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and pros ...

            ISBN 9781138350137
            Release Date 18 February 2020 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume II
             

            Drugs, Alcohol and Addiction in the Long Nineteenth Century: Volume II (Hardback)

            Edited by Malleck, Daniel

            • RRP: $259.00
            • $259.00
            • Pub Date
              18 Feb 20

            This collection captures key themes and issues in the broad history of addiction and vice in the Anglo-American world. Focusing on the long nineteenth-century, the volumes consider how scientific, social, and cultural experiences with drugs, alcohol, addiction, gambling, and pros ...

            ISBN 9781138350120
            Release Date 18 February 2020 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 16+ years
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