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            Homes: A Refugee Story

            Homes: A Refugee Story (Paperback)

            By Rabeeah, Abu Bakr al; Yeung, Winnie

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            The story of Abu Bakr al Rabeeah, a young boy whose family moved from Iraq to Syria just before the start of the Syrian civil war. In 2014 his family finally found safety in immigrating to Edmonton, Canada.

            ISBN 9781988298283
            Published 15 May 2018 by Broadview Press Ltd
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            Grey Ghosts
               

            Grey Ghosts (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Challinor, Deborah

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            We were known to the enemy as 'grey ghosts'. We could be here, and we could be there... The Grey Ghosts were New Zealand's Vietnam veterans. Their powerful story includes chilling accounts of death, injuries and emotional breakdown, along with the intense comradeship of soldierin ...

            ISBN 9781869507718
            Published 1 April 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Sound Commitments: Avant-garde Music and the Sixties
              

            Sound Commitments: Avant-garde Music and the Sixties (Paperback)

            Edited by Adlington, Robert

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            The role of popular music is widely recognized in giving voice to radical political views, the plight of the oppressed, and the desire for social change. Avant-garde music, by contrast, is often thought to prioritize the pursuit of new technical or conceptual territory over issue ...

            ISBN 9780195336658
            Published 22 January 2009 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            After Mandela: The Battle for the Soul of South Africa
             

            After Mandela: The Battle for the Soul of South Africa (Paperback)

            By Russell, Alec

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            A portrait of post-apartheid South Africa. It draws on the author's deep knowledge of South Africa and his relationships with its most important figures - Mbeki, Zuma, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and of course Mandela himself - to address the questions facing the nation.

            ISBN 9780099534020
            Published 1 July 2010 by Cornerstone
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            Whatever it Takes: The Real Story of Gordon Brown and New Labour
              

            Whatever it Takes: The Real Story of Gordon Brown and New Labour (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Richards, Steve

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            At the beginning of the financial crisis, in September 2008, Gordon Brown called an emergency press conference in which he declared, 'we will do whatever it takes to restore stability in the financial markets'.

            ISBN 9780007320325
            Published 7 December 2010 by HarperCollins Publishers
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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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            Treaty of Waitangi Settlements
               

            Treaty of Waitangi Settlements (Paperback)

            Edited by Hayward, Janine; Wheen, Nicola

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            Leading scholars from many fields provide a comprehensive account of the settlement process and examine the history of Treaty Claims and the impact of Treaty settlements.

            ISBN 9781927131381
            Published 16 November 2012 by Bridget Williams Books
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            Earthquake
              

            Earthquake (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Contains Paperback and DVD)

            By The Press

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            Content includes: * Prelude to a disaster - What Christchurch was doing on February 22. How the debate of the September 4/Boxing Day quakes was continuing, how those events had shaped lives. *The Event - First hand accounts, the effect on buildings/people. How different areas of ...

            ISBN 9781869796990
            Published 1 July 2011 by Random House
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            MI5 and Me: A Coronet Among the Spooks

            MI5 and Me: A Coronet Among the Spooks (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bingham, Charlotte

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            From the bestselling author comes a beguiling comic memoir about a young woman who discovers her father is a spy (and was the model for John le Carre's George Smiley) and goes to work as a secretary in 1950s MI5. It seems to me now that everyone who came to our house in those day ...

            ISBN 9781408888155
            Published 1 May 2018 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Into the Desert: Reflections on the Gulf War

            Into the Desert: Reflections on the Gulf War (Hardback)

            Edited by Engel, Jeffrey

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            In Into the Desert, Jeffrey Engel has gathered an all-star cast of contributors to write about and reflect on the first Gulf War. Considering the Gulf War's broader historical ramifications, Engel and his contributors focus of four central themes: the war's origins, the war itsel ...

            ISBN 9780199796281
            Published 14 November 2012 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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