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 Gender

Its 125 years since New Zealand women won the right to vote. But the battle for the right to so much else is ongoing. This first volume in the Te Papa Thinking About series brings together provocative, insightful and energetically argued essays by 12 leading New Zealand writers and thinkers, ... read more

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: 9780994146007
: Te Papa Press
: Te Papa Press
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: Bronwyn Labrum
: Hardback
: 324.6230993
: 208
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Women Now
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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
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Phoney Wars: New Zealand Society in the Second World War
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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
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 Gender

Reading Level:near fine

As we commemorate 125 years since New Zealand women became the first in the world to vote in national elections, this book celebrates some of our first women: of politics and public service, business and broadcasting, the arts and academia, sport and cinem... read more

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: 9780473450014
: Booklovers Books
: Booklovers Books
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: Jane Tolerton
: Hardback
: 305.4092
: 76
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But I Changed All That: 'First' New Zealand Women
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 Senior Fiction

Fourteen-year-old Calum Brooks has big dreams. One day he'll escape this boring life and write movies -proper ones, with massive budgets and A-list stars. For now, though, he's stuck coping alone while his dad works away, writing scripts in his head and trying to stay 'in... read more

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: 9781509842193
: Pan Macmillan
: Macmillan Children's Books
: 197mm X 130mm X 29mm
: United Kingdom
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: Kim Slater
: Hardback
: Main Market Ed.
: 823.92
: 336
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928 Miles from Home (HB)
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 Children's Non-Fiction

Series:Magma for Laurence King Ser.

Take a sticky trip to the museum Stickyscapes at the Museum includes an 8-page sticker booklet, brimming with over 100 stickers; and a huge, double-sided fold-out panoramic scene for you to decorate.
 
One side of the scene shows a busy museum... read more

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: 9781786272607
: Laurence King Publishing
: Laurence King Publishing
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: Laura Junger (Illustrator)
: Paperback
: English
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Stickyscapes at the Museum
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Interior design firm Cullman & Kravis infuses traditional interiors with a modern perspective, embracing historicism and referencing a wide range of cultures and contemporary design motifs. InaFrom Classic to Contemporary- Decorating with ... read more

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: 9781580934961
: Monacelli Press
: Monacelli Press
: United States
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: Elissa Cullman
: Hardback
: 272
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From Classic To Contemporary: Decorating with Cullman & Kravis
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This is a book for parents and caregivers of students about to attend or who are currently attending a secondary school. Its central purpose is to provide simple no nonsense, jargon-free information to help the challenges of navigating this rite of passag... read more

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: 9781869539597
: David Bateman Ltd
: David Bateman Ltd
: 240mm X 160mm
: New Zealand
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: Bali Haque
: Paperback
: 176
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New Zealand Secondary Schools and Your Child
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: 9780994145413
: Kennett Brothers Limited
: Kennett Brothers Limited
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Nophoto
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From 1840 to 1852, the Crown Colony period, the British attempted to impose their own law on New Zealand. In theory Maori, as subjects of the Queen, were to be ruled by British law. But in fact, outside the small, isolated, British settlemen... read more

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: 9781869408640
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 228mm X 152mm
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: Shaunnagh Dorsett
: Paperback
: 344
: HB
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Juridical Encounters: Maori and the Colonial Courts, 1840-1852
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Little has been written about the nurses and less so the chaplains who served with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force during World War One. Several members of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists Nelson Branch have researched the lives of... read more

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: 9780473331030
: NZSG Nelson Branch
: NZSG Nelson Branch
: 244mm X 165mm
: New Zealand
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: Cheryl Carnahan
: Paperback
: 373
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All Guts no Glory: Nelson Tasman nurses and chaplains of WW1
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The disturbing story of the ruthless exercise of power in a New Zealand religious cult. Charismatic, driven and self-righteous, Neville Cooper set up his own brand of Christian utopia on earth: a reclusive community on the West Coast of New ... read more

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: 9781877460302
: Longacre Press
: Longacre Press
: 210x140mm
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: Fleur Beale
: Paperback
: 289.9
: 216pp
: Biography & autobiography; Christian & quasi-Christian cults & sects
: Illustrations (some col.), maps
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Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Community
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