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Gladys Goes To War
 

Gladys Goes To War (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Copper, Jenny

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"Gladys loves nothing better than tinkering with car engines and driving at top speed. She also dreams of learning to fly a plane. But it's 1914 and people, especially her mother, keep reminding her that women are not supposed to be adventurous. When war comes, Gladys offers her ...

ISBN 9780143507208
Published 28 March 2016 by Penguin
Interest Age Children
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Le Quesnoy
 

Le Quesnoy (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

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"Le Quesnoy (pronounced Leck con wah) is a town in northern France. It is surrounded by high walls and deep trenches. In World War 1 it was occupied by the German army for four long years. In November 1918 the town was liberated by soldiers from far-away New Zealand. Because thes ...

ISBN 9780143504566
Published 23 March 2012 by Penguin
Interest Age 2-6 years
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The Battle for North Africa: El Alamein and the Turning Point for World War II
 

The Battle for North Africa: El Alamein and the Turning Point for World War II (Hardback)

By Harper, Glyn

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In the early years of World War II, Germany shocked the world with a devastating blitzkrieg, rapidly conquered most of Europe, and pushed into North Africa. As the Allies scrambled to counter the Axis armies, the British Eighth Army confronted the experienced Afrika Corps, led by ...

ISBN 9780253031426
Published 22 September 2017 by Indiana University Press
Interest Age General Audience
Series Twentieth-Century Battles
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Jim's Letters
   

Jim's Letters (Hardback)

By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

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Dear Jim, Your postcard arrived today. I showed it to the family. Mum misses you... Between December 1914 and August 1915 Tom and Jim write to each other whenever they get a chance. Tom talks about life at home on the farm while Jim writes from Egypt and then from the trenches of ...

ISBN 9780143505907
Published 26 March 2014 by Penguin
Interest Age 6-10 years
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Roly, The Anzac Donkey
 

Roly, The Anzac Donkey (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Harper, Glyn; Illustrated by Cooper, Jenny

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"Hello. My name is Roly. I'm a donkey. Let me tell you about the time during the First World War when I worked at a place called Gallipoli. I met a man there from New Zealand who was very special. He and I worked as a team to help rescue soldiers who had been hurt in battle. Base ...

ISBN 9780143506638
Published 25 March 2015 by Penguin
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Best and Bravest [Revised Ed]
 

Best and Bravest [Revised Ed] (Paperback, Revised and Updated)

By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

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"Stories, tailored for younger readers, of New Zealanders who have been awarded the Victoria Cross"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9781775540861
Published 1 August 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Letters from Gallipoli: New Zealand Soldiers Write Home
   

Letters from Gallipoli: New Zealand Soldiers Write Home (Paperback)

Edited by Harper, Glyn; Foreword by Jones, Major General Rhys

Historian Glyn Harper tells the story of the campaign in the words of the New Zealand soldiers who were there. Having worked through archives in New Zealand and overseas, combed newspapers, and conducted a national call-out to descendents of Gallipoli soldiers, Harper has assembl ...

ISBN 9781869404772
Published 8 April 2011 by Auckland University Press
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Best and Bravest: Kiwis Awarded the Victorian Cross
   

Best and Bravest: Kiwis Awarded the Victorian Cross (Paperback, New title)

By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

This is a children's version of 'In the Face of the Enemy', a history of New Zealanders and the Victoria Cross. Including all the VC winners from the First and Second World War, the authors tell the stories of all the courageous men who were awarded our hightest military decorati ...

ISBN 9781869505233
Published 1 August 2006 by HarperCollins Publishers
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In The Face Of The Enemy: The Complete History Of The Victoria Cross AndNew Zealand
  

In The Face Of The Enemy: The Complete History Of The Victoria Cross AndNew Zealand (Paperback, Revised edition)

By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

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The highest Commonwealth military decoration for gallantry is the Victoria Cross. This book examines the history of the award, presenting the stories of those New Zealanders who have won it. It also covers some of the controversies and political machinations surrounding those who ...

ISBN 9781869506506
Published 1 April 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Acts of Valour: The History of the Victoria Cross and New Zealand
 

Acts of Valour: The History of the Victoria Cross and New Zealand (Trade Paperback/Paperback, Updated/Revised)

By Harper, Glyn; Richardson, Colin

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"A history of the Victoria Cross with regard to New Zealanders, including accounts of all New Zealand-born or associated winners of this honour"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9781775540502
Published 1 August 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers
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