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            Hindsight: Pivotal Moments in New Zealand History
             

            Hindsight: Pivotal Moments in New Zealand History (Paperback)

            By Hager, Mandy

            • RRP: $40.00
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            Four pivotal moments in NZ history are examined through a variety of source materials and commentary that enlivens the event and describes its impact on our society and our growth as a global nation. A resource for all schools and libraries - a link to the onetree-house.com websi...te will hold downloadable resources.
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            ISBN 9780995106543
            Published NZ 10 Oct 2019
            Publisher OneTree House Ltd
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            The New Zealand Wars
              

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

            • RRP: $27.99
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            The story of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, a part of New Zealand's history that many people wish they knew more about. The book describes how the wars came about, where and when they were fought, who was involved, and how they affected women and children.

            ISBN 9781869664787
            Published NZ 5 Mar 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            EDGE: Teen Stars: Jaden Smith

            EDGE: Teen Stars: Jaden Smith (Hardback)

            By Hibbert, Clare

            • RRP: $36.99
            • $29.22
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            These teen celebrity biographies will apppeal to existing fans and those coming into the teen celebrity scene, giving reluctant readers more of what they really want - more facts, biographical snippets and glossy photos.

            ISBN 9781445106601
            Released NZ 24 Jul 2012
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Edge: Teen Stars
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            The Upper Harbour Ferries of Auckland
             

            The Upper Harbour Ferries of Auckland (Hardback)

            By Balderston, David

            • RRP: $76.99
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            The story of the ferry services from Auckland up the Waitemata River to the head of navigation at Riverhead from the first sailing boats in the 1860s, through the steamboats and launches up to the present day. Tells the operations of the ship owners, Captain Casey, John Lamb, The... Kaipara Steamship Company, Captain Alex Marshall and Bradney & Binns. Describes in detail the launch owners from Mr Hunter to the present Meyer Maritime. Chapters on the Lucas Creek service to Albany, the Upper Harbour Ferry Company and the Herald Island Pine Harbour launches and excursion steamers. Appendices include a comprehensive list of the steam boats and launches including descriptions and their service lives; A full almanac of the wharves of the upper harbour from Kauri Point to Riverhead, illustrated by plans and some drawings; A log of officers and men who manned and commanded the craft. The book is A4 sized, has 236 pages, includes index and bibliography, introduction and pilotage notes, all well illustrated with photos, advertisements, maps, plans and drawings.
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            ISBN 9780473439842
            Published NZ 22 Oct 2018
            Publisher NZ / SP Author Self Published
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Ngoingoi Pewhairangi: A Remarkable Life
               

            Ngoingoi Pewhairangi: A Remarkable Life (Paperback, Bilingual edition, Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-Audio)

            By Ka'ai, Tania M.

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            A biography of Ngoingoi Pewhairangi, a loved and respected Maori leader who was born on the cusp of te ao kohatu (the old Maori world) and the beginning of some significant changes in contemporary Maori society and who utilised knowledge from both worlds throughout her entire lif...e. From Te Whanau-a-Ruataupare hapu at Tokomaru Bay, Ngoi dedicated her adult life to supporting these people and influencing their lives to ensure a better future for Maori society. She was passionate about people and the advancement of Maori society and demonstrated this through her involvement in a variety of initiatives from Maori education, Maori language, Maori performing and traditional arts, Maori politics and within her own whanau. This book is a celebration of Ngoi's life through the testimonies of many people who knew her using their own words. The bilingual text allows people to come to know what a truly remarkable koka (mother figure) she was to so many people in Aotearoa/New Zealand.
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            ISBN 9781869693176
            Published NZ 18 Jul 2008
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Everyday Life
             

            Everyday Life (Paperback, New edition)

            By Hull, Robert

            • RRP: $21.99
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            ISBN 9780749650391
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2003
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series World of Ancient Greece
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            See Inside Pirate Ships

            See Inside Pirate Ships (Hardback)

            By Daynes, Katie; Illustrated by Muehle, Jorge

            • RRP: $22.99
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            Explores the history of pirates from the days of the ancient Greeks through to the bloodthirsty buccaneers of the 18th century.

            ISBN 9780746070048
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2007
            Publisher Usborne Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age 5-8 years
            Series See Inside
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            American Vision Taks Test Practice Workbook Grade 11 Tae 2003

            American Vision Taks Test Practice Workbook Grade 11 Tae 2003 (Paperback, New title)

            By McGraw-Hill

            • RRP: $45.00
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            ISBN 9780078313714
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2002
            Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
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            American Journey Taks Test Practice Workbook Grade 8 SE 2003

            American Journey Taks Test Practice Workbook Grade 8 SE 2003 (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

            By McGraw-Hill

            • RRP: $47.00
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            ISBN 9780078313660
            Released NZ 1 Dec 2002
            Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
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            American Vision Video Program Teacher's Guide

            American Vision Video Program Teacher's Guide (Hardback, New title)

            By McGraw-Hill

            • RRP: $15.00
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            ISBN 9780078300271
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2002
            Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
            Interest Age General Audience
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