A personal account reviewing an eventful life and an amazing country. Following Once Were Warriors, Alan Duff wrote his hard-hitting book Maori- The Crisis and the Challenge in 1993. His controversial comments shook t... read more

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: 9780143773269
: Random House New Zealand
: Random House New Zealand
: 2.7 Centimeters X 15.4 Centimeters X 23.2 Centimeters
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: Alan Duff
: Paperback
: 362.993
: near fine
: 248
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A Conversation with My Country: Where We've Come From. Where We Can Go
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From lap dogs to working dogs, a heart-warming book featuring over 60 adorable Kiwi canines. Dogs make our lives richer. They keep us company when we need it most, reduce stress in an increasingly stressful world, take us on adventures and help us with the jobs we couldn't possibly do alone. In&n... read more

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: 9781775538110
: Random House
: Random House
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A Dog's Life
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The historic Mesopotamia Station is located in mid-Canterbury at the headwaters of the magnificent Rangitata gorge. 'Mesopotamia', named by Samuel Butler in 1860, means 'the land between two rivers': it lies between ... read more

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: 9781877460630
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Longacre Press
: 250 x 192 mm
: New Zealand
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: Bruce Ansley
: Paperback
: 1
: 636.301099387
: 331
: Colour and Black and White
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A Fabled Land: The Story of Canterbury's Famous Mesopotamia Station
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A go-to, illustrated field guide of edible native New Zealand plants, including a section on poisonous plants. In this useful and attractive book, over 190 trees, shrubs, herbs, ferns, mushrooms, lichens and seaweeds are describ... read more

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: 9780143019220
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Penguin Books (NZ)
: 186x125mm
: New Zealand
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: Andrew Crowe
: Paperback
: New edition
: en
: 581.6/32/0993
: 192
: Illustrations (some col.)
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A Field Guide to the Native Edible Plants of New Zealand
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A Great Place To Work is the story of a family and a family business. The Oldfields emigrated to New Zealand from England in 1850. Gilbert Oldfield began his road contracting business in Hawke's Bay in 1937, and successive generations built Oldfields Ltd into one ... read more

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: 9780986459399
: Fraser Books
: Fraser Books
: 210 x 260 mm
: New Zealand
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: Alison Seta
: Paperback
: 625.70609368
: 186
: Colour and black & white
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A Great Place To Work
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A comprehensive travel guide featuring the best of New Zealand�������¢����������������s waterfalls from top to bottom of the country. Inside are all details on how to get there (parking, walking times) and information about each waterfall. A must have for all nature lovers.

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: 9780976955191
: Story Nature Press
: Story Nature Press
: 230x150mm
: United States
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: Johnny Cheng
: Paperback
: illustrated edition
: 919.3044
: 280
: Travel & holiday guides
: illustrations
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A Guide to New Zealand Waterfalls
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 New Zealand Non Fiction

Awards:Winner - Illustrated Non-Fiction - Ockham New Zealand Book Awards 2017.

What would a history of New Zealand look like that rejected Thomas Carlyle's definition of history as 'the biography of great men', and focused instead on the experiences of women? One that shifted the angle of vision and examined the stages of this co... read more

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: 9780908321452
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: New Zealand
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: Barbara L. Brookes
: Hardback
: 305.40993
: 554
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A History of New Zealand Women
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The tale of a year-long journey from straight-talking, hard-bitten journalist to green goddess - complete with fabulous recipes and experimental disasters - all told in a smart, funny and self deprecating fashion.Wendyl Nissen is w... read more

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: 9781877505058
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: 198mm X 129mm
: New Zealand
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: Wendyl Nissen
: Paperback
: 1
: 920.00
: 264
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A Home Companion : My Year of Living Like My Grandmother
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A dinner party conversation began Englishman Christopher Pope on a serious search for his ancestors. He began with the Cave family, relatives of his mother, largely because they were known to come fr... read more

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: 9780958298803
: Fraser Books
: Fraser Books
: 240mm X 170mm
: New Zealand
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: Christopher Pope
: Paperback
: 929.20942
: 108
: Family history; Local history
: illustrations
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A Journey in Search of Ancestors: the English Cotswolds to the Wairarapa in New Zealand
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 New Zealand Non Fiction

Since colonisation, New Zealand has been mythologised as a 'land of milk and honey'-a promised land of natural abundance and endless opportunity-but does this country live up to its mythology? In this introductory textbook for first year sociology students, 21 of t... read more

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: 9781869408626
: Auckland University Press
: auckland university press
: 230mm X 165mm
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: Edited by Avril Bell, Vivienne Elizabeth, Tracey McIntosh and Matt Wynyard
: Paperback
: D
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A Land of Milk & Honey?
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As New Zealanders, we have a natural affinity with water. We regard fishing as a natural right; we view swimming as a life-skill; until recently we would drink unhesitatingly from any back-country stream. Some of our most special memories... read more

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: 9781869536169
: David Bateman Ltd
: David Bateman Ltd
: 270mm X 237mm
: New Zealand
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: Pamela McGeorge
: Paperback
: illustrated edition
: 333.91620993
: 144
: Photographs
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A Land of Water: Rivers and Lakes of New Zealand
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 New Zealand Non Fiction

Part cookbook, part homage to the beauty and appeal of life of Waiheke Island, A Life at Mudbrick recounts the extraordinary journey of this iconic vineyard and restaurant, now such an important part of the Waiheke landscape. When Robyn and Nick Jones decided to leav... read more

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: 9781869799809
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: 260x200mm
: New Zealand
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: Robyn Jones
: Hardback
: 311
: Colour photographs
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A Life at Mudbrick
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