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 Volume Editions

A short account of a long life, told through a succession of overcoats. 

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: 9780473416904
: VOLUME
: VOLUME
: New Zealand
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: 210 x 150 mm
: Eddie Saxon
: Paperback
: 8
: books
Overcoats
$5.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Volume Editions

Two visits to the Auschwitz concentration camp end in silence. 

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: 9780473416911
: VOLUME
: VOLUME
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: 210 x 150 mm
: Bernard Redshaw & Michelanne Forster
: 12
: books
Two Visits to Auschwitz
$5.00(NZD) inc GST
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 History

Hours after the 2011 Christchuch Earthquake, Kaikoura-based doctor Chris Henry crawled through the burning CTV building to rescue those who were trapped. Six years later, his daughter Chessie interviews him in an attempt to understand the trauma that led her father to burnout, in th... read more

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: 9781776561940
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Chessie Henry
: Paperback
: books
We Can Make a Life
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

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 History

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: 9780958289870
: Nikau Press
: Nikau Press
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: Rob Packer and Barney Brewster
: books
Old Nelson : A postcard history, 1900-1940
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

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 History

At the end of the first volume of Elspeth Sandys absorbing memoir, What Lies Beneath, an adult Elspeth has solved the riddle of her birth parents and begun to piece together the events of her early life and find her place in the world. Casting Off begins on the eve of Elspeths fir... read more

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: 9780947522551
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 215mm X 165mm
: New Zealand
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: Elspeth Sandys
: Paperback
: English
: 920
: 224
: photos
: books
Casting Off : A Memoir
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
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 History

Rich and strange from the tip of its title to its deep-sunk bones' Robert Macfarlane From the author of Leviathan, or, The Whale, comes a composite portrait of the subtle, beautiful, inspired and demented ways in which we have come to terms with our watery planet. In the third of... read more

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: 9780008133702
: HarperCollins Publishers Australia
: Fourth Estate
: ---length:- '19.7'width:- '13'units:- Centimeters
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: Philip Hoare
: Paperback
: English
: 551.46
: 416
: books
RisingTideFallingStar
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Design

The aim of this book is to provide an introduction to New Zealand picture postcards beginning in 1897, when the first official postcard was published. The 25-year period that this book covers includes the boon years in New Zealand postcar... read more

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: 9780987654663
: Kowhai Publishing LTD
: Kowhai Publishing LTD
: 255mm X 243mm
: New Zealand
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: Leo Haks; Colleen Dallimore; Alan Jackson
: Paperback
: 327
: colour
: books
Post Marks: The Way We Were - Early New Zealand Postcards, 1897-1922
$55.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Few may realise that the leader of Turkmenistan a man who once renamed bread after his own mother wrote his own holy book, which is required reading before taking a driving test. It is a book of such time-quaking importance that the mon... read more

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: 9781786070586
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Oneworld
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: Daniel Kalder
: Hardback
: 1
: English
: 809.892135223
: 352
: books
Dictator Literature : A History of Despots Through Their Writing
$37.00(NZD) inc GST
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 History

Writer Elspeth Sandys was born during the Second World War, the result of a brief encounter between two people who would never meet again. The first nine months of her life were spent in the Truby King Karitane Hospital in Dunedin, where she was known by her birth name, Fran... read more

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: 9781877578892
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 215mm X 165mm
: New Zealand
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: Elspeth Sandys
: Paperback
: English
: 920
: 224
: 16pp photographs
: books
What Lies Beneath: A Memoir
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

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 History

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: 9781988533032
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: New Zealand
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: Vincent O'Malley
: Paperback
: books
He Whakaputanga Declaration Independence
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Toothbrush drill, sunbathing, treks through forest to the beach, marmite on toast, cod liver oil and Lane's emulsion ... here are 47 rich and often entertaining reminiscences from residents and staff at the Otaki Children's Health Camp... read more

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: 9780947493554
: Steele Roberts Aotearoa Ltd
: Steele Roberts Aotearoa Ltd
: 230mm X 165mm X 20mm
: New Zealand
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: Di Buchan
: Paperback
: 312
: Black & white & colour photos & illustrations
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Sun, Sea & Sustenance: The story of the Otaki Children's Health Camp
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
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 History

Awards:Longlisted for 2018 Ockham NZ Book Awards - The Royal Society Te Apārangi Award for General Non-Fiction.

Phoney Wars looks at the lives of New Zealanders during the greatest armed struggle the world has ever seen: the Second World War. It is not a political, economic or military history; rather it explores what life was like during the war years for... read more

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: 9780947522230
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 240mm X 170mm
: New Zealand
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: Stevan Eldred-Grigg (Contribution by); Hugh Eldred-Grigg (Contribution by)
: Paperback
: English
: 993.032
: 424
: colour illus
: books
Phoney Wars: New Zealand Society in the Second World War
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2