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            The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull and the Battle of the Little Big Horn
              

            The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull and the Battle of the Little Big Horn (Paperback)

            By Philbrick, Nathaniel

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            'The whites want war and we will give it to them' - Sitting Bull. This is the archetypal story of the American West. The author reconstructs the build-up to the Battle of the Little Big Horn through to the final eruption of violence. He gives an account of what happened there - a ...

            ISBN 9780099521242
            Published 15 June 2011 by Vintage
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Webs of Empire: Locating New Zealand's Colonial Pasts
              

            Webs of Empire: Locating New Zealand's Colonial Pasts (Paperback)

            By Ballantyne, Tony

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            "Positions New Zealand within these 'webs of empire', connecting Gore and Chicago, Maori and Asia, India and newspapers, whalers and writing. His work breaks open the narrative of colonisation to offer sharp new perspectives on New Zealand history"--Back cover.

            ISBN 9781927131435
            Published 16 November 2012 by Bridget Williams Books
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            Wiremu Pere
              

            Wiremu Pere (Hardback)

            By Pere, Joseph Te Kani; et al.

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            Wiremu Pere (Wi Pere) lived from 1837 to 1915, leading his tribes of Rongowhakaata and Te Aitanga a Mahaki through some of the most turbulent chapters of New Zealand history. He stood resolute against colonialism and entered parliament to stand up for his East Coast people, yet w ...

            ISBN 9781877514098
            Published 1 November 2010 by Oratia Media
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            In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
             

            In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Philbrick, Nathaniel

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            Now available in paperback, this true-life bestseller tells the incredible story of the wreck of the whaleship Essex --an event that served as the inspiration for Melville's Moby Dick . of illustrations.

            ISBN 9780141001821
            Published 8 May 2000 by Penguin
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            Money For Nothing: The South Sea Bubble and the Invention of Modern Capitalism

            Money For Nothing: The South Sea Bubble and the Invention of Modern Capitalism (Hardback)

            By Levenson, Thomas

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            In the summer of 1720 Britain was gripped by stock-market mania, the first truly modern speculative bubble. This is the tale of a great financial scandal and the first great 'crash' and how it gave birth to modern capitalism.

            ISBN 9781784973940
            Published 22 July 2019 by Head of Zeus
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            Mao Ze-Dong de Min Zhu Xin Lu Ji Qi Xian Dai Xing Kun Jing [Mao's Democratic Practice and China's Dilemma in Search of Modernity]
             

            Mao Ze-Dong de Min Zhu Xin Lu Ji Qi Xian Dai Xing Kun Jing [Mao's Democratic Practice and China's Dilemma in Search of Modernity] (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Zheng, Yong-nian; Guo, Wei Gui

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            The book discussed vividly on the challenges that Mao Zedong encountered in the implemation of democracy during the process of modernization by providing four stages of historical background.

            ISBN 9789814261937
            Published 19 August 2009 by World Scientific Publishing Co
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            A History of Modern Germany: 1800 to the Present
             

            A History of Modern Germany: 1800 to the Present (Paperback, 2nd Edition)

            By Kitchen, Martin

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            Featuring revised and extended coverage, the second edition of A History of Modern Germany offers an accessible and engagingly written account of German history from 1800 to the present.

            ISBN 9780470655818
            Published 8 April 2011 by John Wiley & Sons Inc
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            Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West
             

            Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West (Hardback)

            By Brands, H. W.

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            From a New York Times-bestselling author, a sweeping history of the American West

            ISBN 9781541672529
            Release Date 31 December 2019 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            The New Zealand Wars 1820-72
               

            The New Zealand Wars 1820-72 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Knight, Ian; Illustrated by Ruggeri, Raffaele

            Between 1845 and 1872, various groups of Maori were involved in a series of wars of resistance against British settlers. The Maori had a fierce and long-established warrior tradition and subduing them took a lengthy British Army commitment, only surpassed in the Victorian period ...

            ISBN 9781780962771
            Published 1 January 2013 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Series Men-at-arms
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            Germany

            Germany (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Berger, Stefan

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            'What is a German's fatherland?' This has arguably been the central question of modern German history. Germany explains the diverse ways in which national identity has been constructed over more than three centuries.

            ISBN 9781849665384
            Published 8 August 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Inventing the Nation
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