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Then (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gleitzman, Morris

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The second story of Felix and Zelda. They escaped from the Nazis but how long can they now survive when there are so many people ready to hand them over for a reward? Thanks to the courage of a kind, brave woman they are able to hide for a time in the open, but Felix knows he has ...

ISBN 9780670072781
Published 2 June 2008 by Penguin
Interest Age 9-12 years
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The Land Girls: In a Man's World, 1939-1946
  

The Land Girls: In a Man's World, 1939-1946 (Paperback, illustrated edition)

By Bardsley, Dianne; Illustrated by Peter, Juliet

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Drawing on interviews with women who served as land girls during World War II, this book relates a chapter in New Zealand's war experience. It shows that like their Rosie the Riveter sisters, these Women's Land Service recruits gained independence, little recognition, and discont ...

ISBN 9781877133947
Published 11 March 2009 by Otago University Press
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Waitangi Day
 

Waitangi Day (Paperback)

By Boon, Kevin

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For children of eight and over, this is a valuable resource for learning about the history of the Treaty and the importance of Waitangi Day. It contains photographs, paintings, posters and cartoons of the time.

ISBN 9780908947232
Published 6 April 2001
Interest Age 8-11 years
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Run Rabbit Run

Run Rabbit Run (Paperback)

By Mitchelhill, Barbara

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Lizzie is lucky. Her dad refuses to fight in the war unlike the other dads in her street. 'I won't kill anyone,' he says.'War is wrong.' But she knows that lots of people don't agree with him and when Dad is threatened with prison, he takes Lizzie and her little brother, Freddie, ...

ISBN 9781849392495
Published 1 May 2011 by Andersen Press Ltd
Interest Age 7-9 years
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Weavings: Women Doing Theology In Oceania
   

Weavings: Women Doing Theology In Oceania (Paperback)

By Lydia Johnson & Joan Alleluia Filemoni-Tofaeono (Editors)

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A step-by-step guide to making flowers from the leaves of the New Zealand flax. Included are directions for over 15 projects including Chrysanthemum, Hibiscus, Hyacinth, Orchid, Sunflower and Kowhai.

ISBN 9789820203471
Published 30 November 2007 by Institute of Pacific Studies
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West Papua and Indonesia Since Suharto: Independence, Autonomy or Chaos?
   

West Papua and Indonesia Since Suharto: Independence, Autonomy or Chaos? (Paperback, illustrated edition)

By King, Peter

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The book places the Papuan struggle in a context of failing reform within Indonesia and a politically reviving military: the feared and loathed TNI. King argues that international intervention to resolve Papua's plight is essential: Australia, the US and other countries must act ...

ISBN 9780868406763
Published 1 July 2004
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Mahtab's Story

Mahtab's Story (Paperback)

By Gleeson, Libby

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The vivid and compelling story of a young girl fleeing Afghanistan with her family and their journey to Australia. Inspired by a true story. Ages 9-13 years.

ISBN 9781741753349
Published 1 May 2008 by Allen & Unwin
Interest Age 9-13 years
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The Pacific War Companion: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima
 

The Pacific War Companion: From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima (Hardback, illustrated edition)

Edited by Marston, Daniel

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Published to commemorate the 60th anniversary of V-J Day, 'The Pacific War Companion' brings together the perspectives and insights of world-renowned military historians.

ISBN 9781841768823
Published 1 June 2005 by Osprey Publishing
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Blue Skies and Gunfire

Blue Skies and Gunfire (Paperback)

By Peyton, K. M.

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When Josie is evacuated to her uncle's farm in Essex, she meets and falls in love with 17 year old Jumbo. Their relationship takes off. But when Josie meets Chris, Jumbo's heroic fighter pilot brother, she experiences feelings that are out of control and dangerous; is this what r ...

ISBN 9781862301573
Published 1 February 2008 by Random House
Interest Age 12-15 years
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Illustrated History of the South Pacific
 

Illustrated History of the South Pacific (Paperback, illustrated edition)

By Stenson, Marcia

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This book is an introduction to the history of the South Pacific. A companion book to Illustrated History of New Zealand, also written by Marcia Stenson, this covers the following topics: geology and geography, the arrival of the first people to the Pacific, European exploration, ...

ISBN 9781869417185
Published 15 May 2006 by Random House
Interest Age 5-7 years
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