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            A Rebel in Exile: The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family
             

            A Rebel in Exile: The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gilbert, Jarrod; Martin, Shane

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            A powerful story about a New Zealander who made his home in Australia when he was just 20, who raised a superstar footballer in Dusty Martin, and another son who joined the Australian Army and fought in Afghanistan. But Shane 'Kiwi' Martin is no longer allowed to live in Australi ...

            ISBN 9781743795217
            Published 1 April 2019 by Hardie Grant Books
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            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942
             

            Close to the Wind: A Story of Escape and Survival out of the Ashes of Singapore 1942 (Paperback)

            By Hill, David B.

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            in 1940, a group of Auckland yachtsmen and Royal Navy volunteers left for the war. Leonard Hill, a young Maori sailor, and his friends arrived in Singapore under siege. They manned fast motor launches, raiding and rescuing Allies from behind enemy lies. This is the story of how t ...

            ISBN 9781775503491
            Published 27 February 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            Chasing the Dream: An Autobiography
             

            Chasing the Dream: An Autobiography (Paperback)

            By Wallace, Shaun

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            Shaun catapulted to national prominence and recognition when, on the 5th December 2004, he became the first black person to win the BBC's renowned Mastermind. Since 2009, he has become a household name, regularly appearing as The Dark Destroyer on the smash ITV hit teatime quiz s ...

            ISBN 9781916440005
            Published 31 October 2018 by Cranthorpe Millner Publishers
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            Partisan
             

            Partisan (Hardback)

            By Caffin, James

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            The gripping story of a New Zealand solider who escaped the clutches of a prisoner-of-war camp to join the Yugoslav freedom fighters during the Second World War After a daring escape from a prisoner-of-war camp in occupied Yugoslavia, John Denvir reached the Slovenian capital of ...

            ISBN 9781775541363
            Published 1 April 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019
              

            West Island: Five twentieth-century New Zealanders in Australia: 2019 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Johnson, Stephanie

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            Five notable twentieth-century New Zealanders who made their lives in Australia are the subject of this fascinating biographical investigation by award-winning author Stephanie Johnson.

            ISBN 9781988531571
            Release Date 29 April 2019 by Otago University Press
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            When Running Made History
             

            When Running Made History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Robinson, Roger

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            In a unique cross-over of literature, history and autobiography, `When Running Made History' is a superb depiction of the modern running movement.

            ISBN 9781988503080
            Published 22 February 2019 by Canterbury University Press
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            Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive

            Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Land, Stephanie

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            A beautiful and poignant account of one mother's journey from cleaning houses to finding a home for herself and her daughter.

            ISBN 9781409187387
            Published 29 January 2019 by Orion Publishing
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            Hey Woolfie : Welcome To The World
             

            Hey Woolfie : Welcome To The World (Paperback)

            By Woolf, Ray; Booth, Roger

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            Ray Woolf - Singer, actor and television host - Ray came to New Zealand as a 17-year old pop singer from London - He joined the wave of young New Zealanders in the likes of C'Mon and Happen Inn on New Zealand's only television channel - He fronted Ray Woolf and the Avengers - He ...

            ISBN 9780473457754
            Published 20 December 2018
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            Bringing Culture Into Care : A Biography Of Amohaere Tangitu
             

            Bringing Culture Into Care : A Biography Of Amohaere Tangitu (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Haami, Bradford

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            Over the past two decades, New Zealand health care has grown more culturally aware, slowly incorporating practices that better cater to the needs of Maori. Bradford Haami chronicles this health care evolution by telling the story of Amohaere Tangitu, a woman responsible for pione ...

            ISBN 9781775503545
            Published 1 April 2019 by Huia Publishers
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            Going Back: How a Former Refugee, Now an Internationally Acclaimed Surgeon, Returned to Iraq to Change the Lives of Injured Soldiers and Civilians
             

            Going Back: How a Former Refugee, Now an Internationally Acclaimed Surgeon, Returned to Iraq to Change the Lives of Injured Soldiers and Civilians (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Al Muderis, Munjed; Weaver, Patrick

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            In Munjed Al Muderis's bestselling memoir Walking Free, he described his experience as a refugee fleeing Saddam Hussein's Iraq, his terrifying sea journey to Australia and the brutal mandatory detention he faced in the remote north of Western Australia. The book also detailed his ...

            ISBN 9781760633165
            Published 8 March 2019 by Allen & Unwin
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