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            By Obama, Michelle

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            An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America-the firs ...

            ISBN 9780241334140
            Published 14 November 2018 by Penguin
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            A Communist in the Family: Searching for Rewi Alley: 2019
              

            A Communist in the Family: Searching for Rewi Alley: 2019 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sandys, Elspeth

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            Part-biography, part-travel journal, part-literary commentary, 'A Communist in the Family: Searching for Rewi Alley' is a beautifully written multi-layered narrative centred on New Zealander Rewi Alley and his part in the momentous political events of mid-twentieth-century China.

            ISBN 9781988531601
            Release Date 31 March 2019 by Otago University Press
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            Annette King: The Authorised Biography
              

            Annette King: The Authorised Biography (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

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            Annette King is New Zealand's longest-serving women MP - 1984-2017 less three years in the wilderness from 1990-1993. In her 30 years in Parliament, she spent 15 in government (10 as a cabinet minister) and 15 in opposition. She is a former deputy leader of the Labour Party, and ...

            ISBN 9781988516370
            Release Date 14 March 2019 by Upstart Press Ltd
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            We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World

            We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Yousafzai, Malala

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            Five years on from the publication of her internationally bestselling memoir, WE ARE DISPLACED presents true stories of the refugee experience interwoven with Malala's own story of her displacement

            ISBN 9781474610049
            Published 8 January 2019 by Orion Publishing
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            SAM' Marshal of the Royal Air Force the Lord Elworthy: A Biography
             

            SAM' Marshal of the Royal Air Force the Lord Elworthy: A Biography (Hardback)

            By Richard, Mead,

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            MRAF Sam Elworthy was arguably the pre-eminent Royal Air Force officer of the post-war era. A highly decorated and gallant pilot he possessed contagious charm and a fierce intellect. This is his story.

            ISBN 9781526727176
            Published 1 December 2018 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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            Partisan (Hardback)

            By Caffin, James

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            The gripping story of a New Zealand solider who escaped the clutches of a prisoner-of-war camp to join the Yugoslav freedom fighters during the Second World War After a daring escape from a prisoner-of-war camp in occupied Yugoslavia, John Denvir reached the Slovenian capital of ...

            ISBN 9781775541363
            Release Date 18 March 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            Living Among the Northland Maori: Diary of Father Antoine Garin, 1844-1846
              

            Living Among the Northland Maori: Diary of Father Antoine Garin, 1844-1846 (Hardback)

            Edited by Tremewan, Peter; Larcombe, Giselle

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            This is the first full English translation of the surviving Mangakahia journals and letters of French Marist priest Father Antoine Garin. Frank, open-minded and often humorous, Garin's diary is a major contribution to the early history of European settlement in Aotearoa and a com ...

            ISBN 9781988503028
            Release Date 29 March 2019 by Canterbury University Press
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            Whaler by Providence: Patrick Norton in the Marlborough Sounds: 2018
             

            Whaler by Providence: Patrick Norton in the Marlborough Sounds: 2018 (Paperback)

            By Wilson, Don

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            Irishman Patrick Norton; transported to New South Wales 1810, sealing in Southern Ocean, whaling in Queen Charlotte Sound, Port Underwood, Kaikoura and Campbell Island 1825-1900s. Maori history (Ngati Toa, Ngai Tahu, Te Atiawa). Intensively researched; names, dates, contemporary ...

            ISBN 9780994123442
            Published 2 November 2018
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            Women, Equality, Power: Selected speeches from a life of leadership
             

            Women, Equality, Power: Selected speeches from a life of leadership (Hardback)

            By Clark, Helen

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            'Helen Clark has reshaped our views on women and politics and the right of women to take up the mantle of political leadership.' PROFESSOR JENNIFER CURTIN, UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND

            ISBN 9781988547053
            Published 29 August 2018 by Allen & Unwin
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            The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller

            The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Sunday Times Bestseller (Hardback)

            By Dronfield, Jeremy

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            The inspiring, true story of a father and son's fight to stay together and to survive the Holocaust. In 1939, Gustav Kleinmann, a Jewish upholsterer in Vienna, was seized by the Nazis. Along with his teenage son Fritz, he was sent to Buchenwald in Germany. There began an unimagin ...

            ISBN 9780241359198
            Published 24 January 2019 by Penguin
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