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              Anzac Nations: The legacy of Gallipoli in New Zealand and Australia,1965-2015
               

              Anzac Nations: The legacy of Gallipoli in New Zealand and Australia,1965-2015 (Paperback)

              By Light, Rowan

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              In Anzac Nations, Rowan Light examines the myth-making around Anzac and how commemoration has evolved in New Zealand and Australia. He examines the changing meanings of Anzac from the 1960s to the 1980s; the expanded role of the state since 1990; and the responses from Indigenous... and non-Indigenous communities.
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              ISBN 9781990048203
              Published NZ 30 Mar 2022
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              New Zealand Nurses: Caring for our people 1880-1950
                

              New Zealand Nurses: Caring for our people 1880-1950 (Paperback)

              By Wood, Pamela

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              Pamela Wood's New Zealand Nurses draws on a wealth of stories to identify the values and traditions of the nursing culture from 1880 - when 'modern nursing' started to emerge - to 1950, after NZ had severed its final tie as part of the British Empire.

              ISBN 9781990048326
              Publisher Otago University Press
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              tumble
               

              tumble (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Preston, Joanna

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              Award-winning poet Joanna Preston's beautifully crafted second collection charts a course for the journey from child to woman. Her voice swoops the reader from the ocean depths to the roof of the world, from nascent saints, Viking raids and fallen angels to talking cameras and an... astronaut in space.
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              ISBN 9781990048197
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2021
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              Notes on Womanhood
                

              Notes on Womanhood (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Barnett, Sarah Jane

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              After Sarah Jane Barnett had a hysterectomy in her forties, a comment by her doctor that she wouldn't be less of a woman prompted her to investigate what the concept of womanhood meant to her. Part memoir, part feminist manifesto, part coming-of-middle-age story, Notes on Womanho...od is the result.
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              ISBN 9781990048364
              Published NZ 29 Jun 2022
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              Across the Pass: A collection of tramping writing
               

              Across the Pass: A collection of tramping writing (Hardback)

              Selected by Barnett, Shaun

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              Across the Pass includes writing from New Zealanders such as writer John Mulgan, mountaineer Sir Edmund Hillary and adventurer Graeme Dingle. The pieces range from epic tales to stories of strolls, writing that pokes fun at companions or instead celebrates that strong bond often ...forged when facing challenges together.
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              ISBN 9781990048081
              Published NZ 29 Oct 2021
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              Come Back to Mona Vale: Life and death in a Christchurch mansion
               

              Come Back to Mona Vale: Life and death in a Christchurch mansion (Paperback)

              By McKinnon, Alexander

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              Come Back to Mona Vale is a beautifully written, compelling narrative/memoir that sets about unravelling the mysteries and anomalies behind the public history of a wealthy Christchurch business family in the first half of the 20th century.

              ISBN 9781990048067
              Published NZ 28 Oct 2021
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              Night School
               

              Night School (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Steven, Michael

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              Winner of the Kathleen Grattan Poetry Award 2021, poet Michael Steven's Night School explores the gap between fathers and sons, the effects of toxic masculinity, how power corrupts and corrodes, and whether weed, art and aroha can save us in a godless world.

              ISBN 9781990048340
              Published NZ 29 Apr 2022
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              Wai Pasifika: Indigenous ways in a changing climate
               

              Wai Pasifika: Indigenous ways in a changing climate (Paperback)

              By Young, David

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              In this beautifully written and stunningly illustrated book, David Young focuses on the increasingly endangered resource of freshwater, and what so-called developed societies can learn from the indigenous voices of the Pacific.

              ISBN 9781990048074
              Published NZ 28 Oct 2021
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              The Twelve Cakes of Christmas: An evolutionary history, with recipes
                

              The Twelve Cakes of Christmas: An evolutionary history, with recipes (Hardback)

              By Leach, Helen; Brown, Mary; Inglis, Raelene

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              Accessible well-illustrated food history Same format and same author as The Pavlova Story Includes 12 historic Christmas cake recipes for todays cooks Plus hints for ensuring your Christmas cake is rich and moist! The many and varied Christmas cakes we enjoy today have a lineage ...that stretches back to at least the twelfth century. This wonderful book traces their history, with a special focus on the twentieth century.
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              ISBN 9781877578199
              Published NZ 30 Nov 2011
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              Wild Heart: The possibility of wilderness in Aotearoa New Zealand
                 

              Wild Heart: The possibility of wilderness in Aotearoa New Zealand (Paperback)

              Edited by Abbott, Mick; Reeve, Richard

              mages of pristine forests, mountain ranges, untameable rivers and empty expanses of coastline are the key attraction in how we promote Aotearoa New Zealand internationally: 100% Pure no less. Such wildness is at this nations psychological and physical core. This book searches for... an understanding of the wild, of what makes wilderness such an important part of our psyche. What could wilderness in Aotearoa New Zealand become, and, consequently, what might we its people also become? Contributors: Mick Abbott, Allison Ballance, Shaun Barnett, James Beattie, Mike Boyes, Tom Brooking, Stephen Espiner, Gerard Hindmarsh, Julian Kuzma, Robin McNeill, Cilla McQueen, Les Molloy, Harvey Perkins, Kerry Popplewell, Richard Reeve, Jacinta Ruru, Geoff Spearpoint, Brian Turner, Pip Wells, Jon West, Kerry Wray.
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              ISBN 9781877578205
              Publisher Otago University Press
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