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            Taratoa and the Code of Conduct: A Story from the Battle of Gate Pa
             

            Taratoa and the Code of Conduct: A Story from the Battle of Gate Pa (Hardback)

            By McCauley, Debbie; Illustrated by McCauley, Sophie; Translated by Waaka, Tamati

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            "In the early 1860s people around the world were reviewing methods of warfare and improvements to how wounded soldiers from all sides were treated. Tauranga Maori were among those pondering the same ideals as notable reformers Henry Dunant and Florence Nightingale. Henare Taratoa... penned a Code of Conduct prior to the Battle of Gate Pa at Pukehinahina (29 April 1864). After the battle the British were stunned, not only by their defeat, but by Maori compassion. This bilingual book tells the story of Taratoa's Code of Conduct and the compassionate actions that resulted"--Back cover.
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            ISBN 9780473268954
            Published NZ 17 Apr 2014
            Publisher Mauao Publishing
            Interest Age 5-12 years
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            ANZAC Heroes
             

            ANZAC Heroes (Hardback)

            By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

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            "ANZAC Heroes is an 88-page illustrated children's non-fiction book about ANZAC soldiers and nurses (Australian and New Zealand soldiers from WW1 and WW2)"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9781775433637
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2016
            Publisher Scholastic
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            How to Write What You Want to Say
              

            How to Write What You Want to Say (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hipwell, Patricia

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            Provides the language in the form of sentence starters and connectives.How to write what you want to say: a guide for those students who know what they want to say but can't find the words provides parents, teachers and students with a unique tool for improving writing and suits ...students from the middle years of schooling to tertiary level.
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            ISBN 9780987215901
            Published NZ 11 May 2012
            Publisher Boolarong Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Culture and Recipes of France
             

            The Culture and Recipes of France (Paperback)

            By Kelly, Tracey

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            Experience the flavour of France by using the delicious recipes in this book! As well as being able to make food such as crepes suzettes and potato gratin, readers can also read about French culture, such as farming, national festivals and daily life. Top kitchen tips help beginn...er cooks to get started.
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            ISBN 9781474778503
            Released NZ 5 Mar 2020
            Publisher Capstone Global Library Ltd
            Interest Age 7-9 years
            Series Let's Cook!
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            Whiti Te Ra!
             

            Whiti Te Ra! (Paperback, Maori edition of Haka)

            By Grace, Patricia

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            This is the story of the great Ngati Toa chief Te Rauparaha and how he came to compose the haka 'Ka Mate, Ka Mate'.

            ISBN 9781775502098
            Published NZ 28 Sep 2015
            Publisher Huia Publishers
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Language (Maori)
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            Somme Mud: An Australian Teenager in the First World War
             

            Somme Mud: An Australian Teenager in the First World War (Paperback, Abridged edition)

            By Lynch, E. P. F.; Edited by Davies, Will

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            Private Edward Lynch was just 18 when he enlisted in the army. When he returned to Australia almost three years later, he wrote Somme Mud, a vivid account of the horrific realities of trench warfare from an ordinary infantryman's point of view. Somme Mud is also an evocative reco...rd of the language and attitudes of early twentieth century Australia.
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            ISBN 9781741664522
            Published NZ 1 Apr 2010
            Publisher Random House
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Battle Born
             

            Battle Born (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Clarke, Cassandra Rose

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            Don't miss the first-ever young adult fiction novel based on the megahit Halo video game series!

            ISBN 9781338253641
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher Scholastic US
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series Halo
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            Lest We Forget

            Lest We Forget (Hardback)

            By Brown, Kerry; Illustrated by Knowles, Isobel; Portas, Benjamin

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            Timed for the centenary of the Gallipoli landing, this powerful story about a boy and his grandfather will help even the very young understand the significance of ANZAC Day. Ages: 5+ My granddad says that there are two types of days: those you want to remember and those you want ...to forget ...A little boy visits his granddad and thinks about the important days in his life: his first day of school, playing soccer with his team, the day his baby sister was born. Yet through the illustrations the reader sees a parallel story of the grandfather's experiences at war: wearing his brand-new soldier's uniform, with his fellow diggers in the field, looking at a photo of his new baby he's never met. With illustrations from two extraordinary new talents, Isobel Knowles and Benjamin Portas, this powerful story from author Kerry Brown will help even young children understand the significance of ANZAC Day. Ages: 5+
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            ISBN 9780733332333
            Published NZ 23 Feb 2015
            Publisher ABC Books
            Interest Age 5-9 years
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            The New Zealand Wars
              

            The New Zealand Wars (Paperback)

            By Werry, Philippa

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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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            We Had to be Brave: Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport
             

            We Had to be Brave: Escaping the Nazis on the Kindertransport (Hardback)

            By Hopkinson, Deborah

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            • Pub Date
              1 May 20

            Through the moving and often heart-wrenching personal accounts of Kindertransport survivors, critically acclaimed and award-winning author Deborah Hopkinson paints the timely and devastating story of how the rise of Hitler and the Nazis tore apart the lives of so many families an...d what they were forced to give up in order to escape.
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            ISBN 9781338255720
            Released NZ 1 May 2020
            Publisher Scholastic US
            Interest Age 8-12 years
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