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            Caste: The International Bestseller

            Caste: The International Bestseller (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wilkerson, Isabel

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            'The hierarchy of caste is not about feelings or morality. It is about power - which groups have it and which do not' Beyond race or class, our lives are defined by a powerful, unspoken system of divisions. In Caste, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson gives an astound...ing portrait of this hidden phenomenon. Linking America, India and Nazi Germany, Wilkerson reveals how our world has been shaped by caste - and how its rigid, arbitrary hierarchies still divide us today. With clear-sighted rigour, Wilkerson unearths the eight pillars that connect caste systems across civilizations, and demonstrates how our own era of intensifying conflict and upheaval has arisen as a consequence of caste. Weaving in stories of real people, she shows how its insidious undertow emerges every day; she documents its surprising health costs; and she explores its effects on culture and politics. Finally, Wilkerson points forward to the ways we can - and must - move beyond its artificial divisions, towards our common humanity. Beautifully written and deeply original, Caste is an eye-opening examination of what lies beneath the surface of ordinary lives. No one can afford to ignore the mo
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            ISBN 9780241501207
            Released NZ 4 Aug 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Good Germans: Resisting the Nazis, 1933-1945

            The Good Germans: Resisting the Nazis, 1933-1945 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Clay, Catrine

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            Award-winning historian Catrine Clay tells the story of ordinary Germans who witnessed the rise of Nazism in Germany from within and dared to resist it.

            ISBN 9781474607889
            Released NZ 8 Sep 2020
            Publisher Orion Publishing
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            Caste: The International Bestseller
             

            Caste: The International Bestseller (Hardback)

            By Wilkerson, Isabel

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            • $36.00
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            • Pub Date
              3 Nov 20

            'The hierarchy of caste is not about feelings or morality. It is about power - which groups have it and which do not' Beyond race or class, our lives are defined by a powerful, unspoken system of divisions. In Caste, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson gives an astound...ing portrait of this hidden phenomenon. Linking America, India and Nazi Germany, Wilkerson reveals how our world has been shaped by caste - and how its rigid, arbitrary hierarchies still divide us today. With clear-sighted rigour, Wilkerson unearths the eight pillars that connect caste systems across civilizations, and demonstrates how our own era of intensifying conflict and upheaval has arisen as a consequence of caste. Weaving in stories of real people, she shows how its insidious undertow emerges every day; she documents its surprising health costs; and she explores its effects on culture and politics. Finally, Wilkerson points forward to the ways we can - and must - move beyond its artificial divisions, towards our common humanity. Beautifully written and deeply original, Caste is an eye-opening examination of what lies beneath the surface of ordinary lives. No one can afford to ignore the moral clarity of its insights, or its urgent call for a freer, fairer world.
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            ISBN 9780241486511
            Released NZ 3 Nov 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Hiding in Plain Sight: The Invention of Donald Trump and the Erosion of America

            Hiding in Plain Sight: The Invention of Donald Trump and the Erosion of America (Hardback)

            By Kendzior, Sarah

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            Pulls back the veil on a history spanning decades, a history of an American autocrat in the making. In doing so, [Kendzior] reveals the inherent fragility of American democracy: how our continual loss of freedom, the rise of consolidated corruption, and the secrets behind a burge...oning autocratic United States have been hiding in plain sight for decades --
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            ISBN 9781250210715
            Released NZ 7 Apr 2020
            Publisher Flatiron Books
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Infiltrators: The Lovers Who Led Germany's Resistance Against the Nazis
             

            The Infiltrators: The Lovers Who Led Germany's Resistance Against the Nazis (Hardback, Main)

            By Ohler, Norman

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            The incredible true story of two idealistic young lovers who led the anti-Nazi resistance in the darkening heart of Berlin, by the author of the internationally bestselling Blitzed.

            ISBN 9781838952112
            Released NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Atlantic Books
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The SS Officer's Armchair: In Search of a Hidden Life
             

            The SS Officer's Armchair: In Search of a Hidden Life (Hardback)

            By Lee, Daniel

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            • Pub Date
              30 Oct 20

            The SS Officer's Armchair is the story of what happened next, as historian Daniel Lee follows the trail of cold calls, documents, coincidences and family secrets, to uncover the life of one Dr Robert Griesinger from Stuttgart. As Lee delves deeper, Griesinger's responsibility as ...an active participant in Nazi crimes becomes clearer.
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            ISBN 9781911214960
            Released NZ 30 Oct 2020
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            The Good Germans: Resisting the Nazis, 1933-1945
             

            The Good Germans: Resisting the Nazis, 1933-1945 (Hardback, Unabridged edition)

            By Clay, Catrine

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            • Pub Date
              10 Nov 20

            Award-winning historian Catrine Clay tells the story of ordinary Germans who witnessed the rise of Nazism in Germany from within and dared to resist it.

            ISBN 9781474607872
            Released NZ 10 Nov 2020
            Publisher Orion Publishing
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            Escaping Nazi Germany: One Woman's Emigration from Heilbronn to England
             

            Escaping Nazi Germany: One Woman's Emigration from Heilbronn to England (Hardback)

            By Schloer, Professor Joachim

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            Carefully piecing together the personal letters of Alice 'Leisel' Schwab, Escaping Nazi Germany tells the important story of one woman's emigration from Heilbron to England. From the decision to leave her family and emigrate alone, to gaining her independence as a shop worker and... surviving the Blitz, to the reunion with her brother and parents in England and shared grief as they learn about the fate of family members who died in the Holocaust, her story provides powerful insight into both the everyday realities of German-Jewish refugees in Britain and the ability of letters and life-writing to create transnational networks during times of trauma and separation. Elegantly written and deeply researched, Joachim Schloer's emphatic and unflinching re-telling of Alice Schwab's life sheds new light on the Jewish experience of persecution during the Holocaust and adds nuances to current debates on emigration, memory, and identity. This book is an essential primary resource for scholars of modern European history and Jewish studies, offering a compelling and intimate route into understanding what it meant to be a Jewish refugee caught up in the tragic and tumultuous events of World War II.
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            ISBN 9781350154124
            Released NZ 17 Sep 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Bastard Brigade: The True Story of the Renegade Scientists and Spies Who Sabotaged the Nazi Atomic Bomb

            The Bastard Brigade: The True Story of the Renegade Scientists and Spies Who Sabotaged the Nazi Atomic Bomb (Paperback)

            By Kean, Sam

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            New York Times bestselling author Sam Kean tells the incredible story of how a renegade group of spies kept Hitler from obtaining his ultimate prize: a nuclear bomb.

            ISBN 9781529374889
            Released NZ 29 Sep 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
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            The Nazi Menace: Hitler, Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Road to War

            The Nazi Menace: Hitler, Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Road to War (Hardback)

            By Hett, Benjamin Carter

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            A panoramic narrative of the years leading up to the Second World War-a tale of democratic crisis, racial conflict, and a belated recognition of evil, with profound resonance for our own time.

            ISBN 9781250205230
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2020
            Publisher Henry Holt & Company Inc
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