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              The HMS Victory Story
                

              The HMS Victory Story (Hardback)

              By Christopher, John

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              Constructed from the wood of over 6,000 trees, HMS Victory was designed as a 'first rate ship', the Admiralty's designation for its largest ships f the line which packed a formidable punch with over 100 guns arranged on three decks. This title provides an insight into the lives o...f the British sailors who served on her.
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              ISBN 9780752456058
              Released NZ 19 Oct 2010
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              The Companion to Castles
                

              The Companion to Castles (Paperback, New edition)

              By Friar, Stephen

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              Over one thousand castles were built in the century following the Norman Conquest. A castle was a fortified feudal residence, a symbol of a lord's power and authority. From quadrangular castles to garderobes and gargoyles, and anarchy to zig-zag moulding, this illustrated book pr...ovides an index of castles and lists of addresses.
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              ISBN 9780750939942
              Released NZ 22 Feb 2007
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Christchurch
               

              Christchurch (Paperback)

              By Newman, Sue

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              A history of Christchurch

              ISBN 9780752410500
              Released NZ 30 Mar 1998
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Archive Photographs
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              The European Reformation
               

              The European Reformation (Paperback)

              By Green, Vivian

              • RRP: $19.99
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              The Protestant Reformation was inspired by and derived from Martin Luther, John Calvin, and other religious leaders in 16th century Europe. The initially religious movement rapidly became a social and political catalyst, serving to spread the new ideas of the Renaissance and chan...ge the face of Europe for ever.
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              ISBN 9780750919159
              Released NZ 24 Sep 1998
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Sutton Pocket Histories
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              Kerry Girls: Emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme
                

              Kerry Girls: Emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme (Paperback)

              By Moloney Caball, Kay

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              As part of the controversial Earl Grey Scheme, this is the true story of the Kerry girls who were shipped to Australia from the four Kerry Workhouses of Dingle, Kenmare, Killarney and Listowel in 1849 and 1850.

              ISBN 9781845888312
              Released NZ 5 May 2014
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant
               

              Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant (Paperback, Media tie-in)

              By Basu, Shrabani

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              Now a major motion picture starring Dame Judi Dench, Victoria & Abdul examines how a young Indian Muslim came to play a central role at the heart of the empire, and tells a tender love story between an ordinary Indian and his elderly queen.

              ISBN 9780750982580
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2017
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Ancient Ice Mummies

              Ancient Ice Mummies (Paperback)

              By Dickson, James Holmes

              • RRP: $65.00
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              In this engaging and fully illustrated new book, one of the world's foremost authorities on glacier mummies explores their curious preservation and unravels the clues they have left for us locked in ice, frozen in time. As one the most mysterious and best preserved examples, Otzi... and his story are given special attention.
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              ISBN 9780752459356
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2011
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Plague

              Plague (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

              By Spicer, Professor Andrew; Naphy, William G.

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              This title is a history of the Black Death, the greatest catastrophe in human history which wiped out 50 per cent of Europe's population.

              ISBN 9780752429632
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2011
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Revealing History (Paperback)
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              Before Wallis: Edward VIII's Other Women
               

              Before Wallis: Edward VIII's Other Women (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Trethewey, Rachel

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              First history to explore the women Edward VIII loved before Wallis Simpson dominated his life

              ISBN 9780750993395
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2020
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Raising an Eyebrow: My Life with Sir Roger Moore
               

              Raising an Eyebrow: My Life with Sir Roger Moore (Hardback)

              By Owen, Gareth

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              A unique insight into life with Sir Roger Moore - written by his PA, his co-author, his onstage co-star, and his confidant

              ISBN 9780750993272
              Released NZ 3 Feb 2020
              Publisher The History Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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