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            The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company

            The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Dalrymple, William

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            In August 1765 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and set up, in his place, a government run by English traders who collected taxes through means of a private army. The creation of this new government marked the moment that the East India Company ceased to b ...

            ISBN 9781408864388
            Published 10 September 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide
             

            Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide (Hardback)

            By Horwitz, Tony

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            Beloved best-selling author Tony Horwitz retraces Frederick Law Olmsted's epic journey across the American South in the 1850s, as he too searches for common ground in a dangerously riven nation. On the eve of the Civil War, an up-and-coming newspaper, the New York Times, sent a y ...

            ISBN 9781101980286
            Published 14 May 2019 by Penguin
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            Bible & Treaty: Missionaries Among the Maori-A New Perspective
              

            Bible & Treaty: Missionaries Among the Maori-A New Perspective (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Newman, Keith

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            Bible & Treaty is a complex and colourful adventure of faith, bravery, perseverance and betrayal that seeks to recover lost connections in the story of modern New Zealand bringing a fresh perspective to the missionary story.

            ISBN 9780143204084
            Published 28 June 2010 by Penguin
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            The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction
             

            The French Revolution: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Doyle, William

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            William Doyle chronicles the unfolding events of the French Revolution, from the quarrels of the first revolutionaries with the king, to the Terror, to the rise of Napoleon. Considering how and why the revolution destroyed the age-old cultural, institutional, and social structure ...

            ISBN 9780198840077
            Release Date 12 December 2019 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Very Short Introductions
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            The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill
             

            The Pacific: In the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson

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            A rich, complex and engaging account of Cook's voyages across the Pacific, from actor and raconteur Sam Neill, in which Sam Neill retraces Cook's footsteps, in the 250th anniversary year of Cook's first voyage. Captain James Cook first set sail to the Pacific in 1768 - 250 years ...

            ISBN 9781460758137
            Release Date 18 November 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            A History of the Middle East: 5th Edition

            A History of the Middle East: 5th Edition (Paperback)

            By Mansfield, Peter

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            While the struggle for peace in the Middle East remains one of the greatest challenges facing the world today, here is a fascinating and meticulously researched history of the region. In this masterful work, Mansfield explores two centuries of history in the volatile Middle East, ...

            ISBN 9780141988467
            Published 15 October 2019 by Penguin
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            Convicts: New Zealand's Hidden Criminal Past
              

            Convicts: New Zealand's Hidden Criminal Past (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wright, Matthew

            New Zealand's Pakeha origin as a bolt-hole for convicts escaping Australia, a place where former convicts joined whaling and sealing gangs, and where sea captains thumbed their noses at the law, has been quietly forgotten.

            ISBN 9780143567646
            Published 2 July 2012 by Penguin
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            New Zealand's London: A Colony and its Metropolis
              

            New Zealand's London: A Colony and its Metropolis (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Barnes, Felicity

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            For most of New Zealand's history, its main centre has lain some 12,000 miles away from its geographical borders. London, centre of the empire and the world's greatest city, was also New Zealand's metropolis. Antipodean soldiers and writers, meat carcasses and moa, British films ...

            ISBN 9781869405854
            Published 5 October 2012 by Auckland University Press
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            Beyond Betrayal
               

            Beyond Betrayal (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Newman, Keith; Edited by Tewsley, Gillian

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            "Delves into New Zealand's pioneering history and asks why, after the Treaty was signed, relations between Maori and the Government descended into decades of distrust. A succession of governors resisted Missionary advice and influenced a raft of misunderstandings that provoked vi ...

            ISBN 9780143570516
            Published 25 September 2013 by Penguin
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            Tangata o le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific
              

            Tangata o le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific (Paperback)

            By Mallon, Sean; Edited by Mahina-Tuai, Kolokesa; Salesa, Damon Ieremia

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            This illustrated history tells the amazing story of Pacific people and their relationships with, and contributions to, New Zealand society. In a great feat of exploration and migration, Pacific Islanders became the first people to step foot on these shores some 800 years ago. Tod ...

            ISBN 9781877385728
            Published 20 April 2012 by Te Papa Press
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