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            Dead People I Have Known
             

            Dead People I Have Known (Paperback)

            By Carter, Shayne

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            In Dead People I Have Known, the legendary New Zealand musician Shayne Carter tells the story of a life in music, taking us deep behind the scenes and songs of his riotous teenage bands Bored Games and the Doublehappys and his best-known bands Straitjacket Fits and Dimmer.

            ISBN 9781776562213
            Published 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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            The Only Way Is Up: Reflections of a life in opera
             

            The Only Way Is Up: Reflections of a life in opera (Hardback)

            Memoir by McIntyre, Sir Donald; With Rees, David A.

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            In this fascinating memoir, New Zealander Sir Donald McIntyre looks back over a huge slice of operatic history and his role in it. Mixing fun and gossip with judgement and insight, he brings to life a teeming gallery of the world's movers and shakers in the opera world of two gen ...

            ISBN 9780995105331
            Published 14 May 2019 by Quentin Wilson Publishing
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            The Political Years
             

            The Political Years (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Waring, Marilyn

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            This is an autobiographical account of Marilyn Waring's extraordinary years in parliament. She tells the story of her journey from being elected as a new National Party MP in a conservative rural seat to being publicly decried by the Prime Minister for her `feminist anti-nuclear ...

            ISBN 9781988545936
            Published 10 May 2019 by Bridget Williams Books
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            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019
             

            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Johnson, Stephanie

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            Five notable twentieth-century New Zealanders who made their lives in Australia are the subject of this fascinating biographical investigation by award-winning author Stephanie Johnson.

            ISBN 9781988531571
            Published 29 April 2019 by Otago University Press
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            Shirley Smith: An Examined Life
             

            Shirley Smith: An Examined Life (Paperback)

            By Gaitanos, Sarah

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            Shirley Smith was one of the most remarkable New Zealanders of the 20th century, a woman whose lifelong commitment to social justice, legal reform, gender equality and community service left a profound legacy.

            ISBN 9781776562176
            Published 9 May 2019 by Victoria University Press
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            Bringing Culture Into Care : A Biography Of Amohaere Tangitu
             

            Bringing Culture Into Care : A Biography Of Amohaere Tangitu (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Haami, Bradford

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            Over the past two decades, New Zealand health care has grown more culturally aware, slowly incorporating practices that better cater to the needs of Maori. Bradford Haami chronicles this health care evolution by telling the story of Amohaere Tangitu, a woman responsible for pione ...

            ISBN 9781775503545
            Published 1 May 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            Zigzags and Leapfrogs: A Memoir
             

            Zigzags and Leapfrogs: A Memoir (Paperback)

            By O'Rourke, Maris

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            Born on a small island in Scotland to a local girl and an Australian serviceman, raised in a working class, dysfunctional, often violent, itinerant household around the UK and Europe, O'Rourke rose to become the Secretary for Education for New Zealand, the Director of Education a ...

            ISBN 9781927305515
            Published 10 May 2019 by David Ling Publishing Limited
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            From Cairo to Cassino: A Memoir of Paddy Costello
             

            From Cairo to Cassino: A Memoir of Paddy Costello (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Davin, Dan; Introduction by McLean, Robert

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            Dan Davin's memoir of his friend, the controversial Paddy Costello, From Cairo to Cassino recounts the early days of their friendship as they talked, tippled and fought their way through North Africa and Italy 1942-1944.

            ISBN 9780473474485
            Published 8 May 2019 by Cold Hub Press
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            Madame Fourcade's Secret War: The daring young woman who led France's largest spy network against Hitler

            Madame Fourcade's Secret War: The daring young woman who led France's largest spy network against Hitler (Hardback)

            By Olson, Lynne

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            In 1941, a thirty-one-year-old Frenchwoman, a young mother born to privilege and known for her beauty and glamour, became the leader of a vast Resistance organisation - the only woman to hold such a role. Brave, independent, and a lifelong rebel against her country?s conservative ...

            ISBN 9781925849301
            Published 7 May 2019 by Scribe Publications
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            Murphy's Law: My Journey from Army Ranger and Green Beret to Investigative Journalist

            Murphy's Law: My Journey from Army Ranger and Green Beret to Investigative Journalist (Hardback)

            By Murphy, Jack

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            A heart-pounding military memoir from a former Army Ranger sniper and Special Operations weapon sergeant-turned-journalist about the incredible highs and devastating lows of his career. --Provided by publisher.

            ISBN 9781501191244
            Published 1 May 2019 by Simon & Schuster
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