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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
: 8
: Paperback
: books
Overcoats
$5.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 16

Category:

 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
Available Stock: 14

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 History

General Fields
: 9780958289870
: Nikau Press
: Nikau Press
Special Fields
: Rob Packer and Barney Brewster
: books
Old Nelson : A postcard history, 1900-1940
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 5

Category:

 Politics

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

Tom Scott is a political commentator, political cartoonist, satirist, scriptwriter, playwright, raconteur and funny man. He's been drawing political cartoons for Wellington's Dominion Post since 1988, was in the Press Gallery and was famously banned by PM Muldoon. H... read more

General Fields
: 9781877505911
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: 234mm X 153mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Tom Scott
: 233
: 741.58092
: English
: Hardback
: books
Drawn out: A Seriously Funny Memoir
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Society

A memoir in the form of a series of sharply etched vignettes that shift astonishingly in time and mood, and range in place from Africa and the US to the streets of London. It demonstrates that no moment is isolated, and that privilege, conflict, race and gender are inherent in all our encounters, from the banal to the extreme.

What do you report when you become uncertain of the facts, of the notion of truth and of the purpose of writing? What can you understand of yourself when you are uncertain how or if your memories can be correlated with known 'facts'? Is your idea of yourself anything other than... read more

General Fields
: 9781909585218
: CB Editions
: CB Editions
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Lara Pawson
: 070.92
: Paperback
: books
This is the Place to Be
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 History

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

As a young child Diana Wichtel is brought up in Vancouver, Canada. Her mother is a Catholic New Zealander, her father a Polish Jew who miraculously survived the Holocaust. When she's thirteen, her life changes dramatically as her mother whisks her a... read more

“It is not you who will speak; let the disaster speak in you, even if it be by your forgetfulness or silence,” wrote Maurice Blanchot in The Writing of the Disaster. When Diana Wichtel was twelve she moved from Canada to New Zealand with her mother ... read more

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: 9781927249406
: Awa Press
: Awa Press
: 214mm X 146mm X 19mm
: New Zealand
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: Diana Wichtel
: 288
: 940.5318092
: English
: Paperback
: books
Driving To Treblinka: A Long Search for a Lost Father
$45.00(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

General Fields
: 9780947522551
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 215mm X 165mm
: New Zealand
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: Elspeth Sandys
: photos
: 224
: 920
: English
: Paperback
: books
Casting Off : A Memoir
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 History

Oliver Sutherland tell his story as “Last inhabitant of Shackleton’s Hut” when he was working as a biologist studying penguins in the Antarctic in 1962.

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: SHACKHUT
: oliversutherland
: oliversutherland
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: Oliver Sutherland
: books
Last inhabitant of Shackleton's Hut
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 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
Special Fields
: Elspeth Sandys
: 16pp photographs
: 224
: 920
: English
: Paperback
: books
What Lies Beneath: A Memoir
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

MOSCOW, July 1987. Real-estate tycoon Donald Trump visits Soviet Russia for the first time at the invitation of the government.LONDON, December 2016. Luke Harding meets former MI6 officer Christopher Steele to discuss the president-elect's conn... read more

General Fields
: 9781783351497
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: Guardian Faber Publishing
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Luke Harding
: 352
: 320
: English
: Main
: Paperback
: books
Collusion: How Russia Helped Trump Win the White House
$33.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Towards Democratic Renewal reinforces Palmer and Butler's argument for a robust and democratic framework that will safeguard our political system against future challenges, from climate change to earthquakes, `post-truth' politics and surveillance.

General Fields
: 9781776561834
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Geoffrey Palmer & Andrew Butler
: VS
: 0
: Paperback
: books
Towards Democratic Renewal: Ideas for Constitutional Change in New Zealand
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Post Marks: The Way We Were - Early New Zealand Postcards, 1897-1922 reveals the pioneer roots of New Zealand culture, the importance society placed on industry and infrastructure and the rapidly changing shape of our landscapes. Collecti... read more

General Fields
: 9780987654663
: Kowhai Media Ltd
: Kowhai Media Ltd
: 255mm X 243mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Leo Haks
: colour
: 320
: Hardback
: books
Post Marks: The Way We Were - Early New Zealand Postcards, 1897-1922
$55.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3