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Cliff Porter captain of the 1924 Invincibles 100 years on

Clifford Glen Porter was nicknamed "Offside Porter" be-cause his anticipation was so accurate and his speed around the scrum so great that opponents insisted he must have been off side. Good referees ..

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Coastal Fishes of New Zealand: A comprehensive guide to identification and behaviour

'Coastal Fishes of New Zealand' provides a comprehensive, informative and up-at-date identification guide to the fishes likely to be encountered by New Zealand divers and fishers. Illustrated with 340..

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Cold Inside, The: A Story about Mountains, Friendship, and Doubt

The Cold Inside takes an intimate look at what it takes to climb. With a unique focus on New Zealand’s breathtaking, unparalleled landscape, seasoned mountaineer and award-winning author Paul Hersey i..

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Colin McCahon: Is This the Promised Land?: Vol.2 1960-1987

Colin McCahon (1919-1987) was New Zealand's greatest twentieth-century artist. Through landscapes, biblical paintings and abstraction, the introduction of words and Maori motifs, McCahon's work came t..

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Collecting New Zealand Minerals

This book is a guide for those people who want to go out and collect New Zealand minerals. It will help you identify a lot of the minerals, which identification tests are the most useful, where to loo..

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Collectors Anonymous

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Collins Maori Phrasebook and Dictionary

Aotearoa New Zealand's bestselling phrasebook and dictionary of te reo Maori First published in 1990, The Collins Maori Phrasebook and Dictionary remains one of Aotearoa New Zealand's best and most..

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Colonising Myths: Maori Realities-He Rukuruku Whakaaro

This book brings together a series of papers by Ani Mikaere that reflect on the effect of Pakeha law, legal processes and teaching on Maori legal thought and practice. She discusses issues such as the..

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Commune: Chasing a utopian dream in Aotearoa *Ockham 2024 Longlist*

In 1979, teenager Olive Jones was one of a group of hippies, idealists, and subsistence farmers that set up an alternative community on a farm in the Motueka Valley near Nelson. Influenced by the coun..

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Comrade: Bill Andersen: Communist, Working-Class Life

Bill Andersen was one of the most significant figures in New Zealand's trade union movement in the later twentieth century. Cybele Locke's biography recovers the relationships between communism and wo..

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Consolations of Insignificance: A New Zealand Diplomatic Memoir

Terence O'Brien was a born diplomat - urbane, clever, adaptable and hardworking, with a talent for strategy and negotiation. Although born in England, he was a loyal and dedicated New Zealander and ..

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Constance Barnicoat: A Cool Head and a Sharp Pen

Constance Barnicoat (1872-1922) was sassy, strong, opinionated, brave, meticulous, and very intelligent. She should be celebrated as a leading journalist of her time, but she is unknown to most people..

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Continuous Ferment: A History of Beer and Brewing in New Zealand

Since the first brew by Captain James Cook and the crew of the Resolution at Dusky Sound in April 1773, the story of beer has been deeply intertwined with the history of Aotearoa - from the early sett..

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Conversatio: In the company of bees

Through Noble's art and newly commissioned essays, the book traverses Noble's deep interest in how humans relate to bees. From images of communities of bees to tintype photographs showing the beau..

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Cook Islands - Kuki 'Airani

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Cosmos: Explore the Wonders of the Universe

Elegant design is combined with beautiful images to explore and explain the wonders of the Cosmos Astonishing images bring every corner of the Universe, from Mars to the furthest galaxies, to the..

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Counterfutures Magazine #15

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Critical Conversations in Kaupapa Maori

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Crossing the Floor: The Story of Tariana Turia

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CUMULUS - an anthology of skies

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CURVES New Zealand: Volume 22

New Zealand, also known as Aotearoa, the "Land of the Long White Cloud" in the indigenous language, offers breathtaking scenery. In our mind's eye we see high snow-capped mountains alternating with gr..

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Dame Suzy D: My Story

A four-time world squash champion, Dame Susan Devoy has led a remarkably varied life. She's been Race Relations Commissioner, a television star, a newspaper columnist, raised four boys and met Bill Cl..

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Dark Emu - Aboriginal Australia and the Birth of Agriculture

`Dark Emu injects a profound authenticity into the conversation about how we Australians understand our continent ... [It is] essential reading for anyone who wants to understand what Australia once w..

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Dating the Kiwi Male

Dating the Kiwi Male recounts the dates of Kiwi women looking for a Kiwi man - the fun, the funny, the awkward and the ugly, all the while laughing at our own expense. What is it like to date the We..

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Day Walks in New Zealand

New Zealand has un unparalleled selection of superb day walks, ranging from the easiest short strolls to more strenuous full-day tramps. These encompass all of New Zealand's landscape diversity, from..

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Days of Darkness: Taranaki, 1878-1884

The narrative of the Parihaka community sheds light on a critical period in Aotearoa's colonial past. As the government seized their land, Maori communities across the region engaged in non-violent re..

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Dear Colin, Dear Ron: The Selected Letters of Colin McCahon and Ron O'Reilly

This substantial book of letters selected by esteemed Colin McCahon scholar Peter Simpson shines a light on one of the most remarkable relationships in New Zealand art. The painter Colin McCahon..

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Deceived: Spiritual Liberation from the Occult and Guru Worship

A powerful story of escaping the Occult and finding spiritual freedom. Are you or is someone you know currently involved in Occult practices? Are you curious about Past Life Regression, Tarot Ca..

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Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples 3E 2022

To the colonized, the term 'research' is conflated with European colonialism; the ways in which academic research has been implicated in the throes of imperialism remains a painful memory. This e..

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Demonising a Good Doctor

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Desk, The

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Diary From The Lookout: The Cook Strait Whale Survey 2004-2015

'Thar she blows!' The cry rings out. A whale is spotted from high on the Marlborough Sounds headland. An old whaler radios down to the boat - there's a humpback in Cook Strait. The motor fire..

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Did I Ever Tell You This?: A MEMOIR

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Did I Ever Tell You This?: A Memoir

Sam Neill's unmissable memoir is revealing, heart-warming and often hilarious, as he recounts the unpredictable turns of fortune that have defined his life and career. In this unexpected memoir,..

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Divagations, Doodlings and Downright Lies

During lockdown, Lyell Cresswell wrote this far from conventional autobiography. Each chapter begins with an increasingly fanciful - and very colourful - account of an exciting life. Under th..

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Do You Still Have Time for Chaos?

Did I disturb ye good people? I hopes I disturb ye, I hopes I disturb ye enough to want to see this, your house, in ruins all around ye! Have you had enough yet? Or do you still have time for chaos? -..

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Dogs and Boars

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Dogs With Stories: Capturing New Zealanders With Their Four-Legged Best Friends

Featuring about a hundred good dogs and a hundred dog owners, Dogs with Stories contains a series of hyperrealistic staged scenes, set in the real homes and workplaces of those who share their lives w..

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Don Binney: Flight Path *Winner Ockham 2024 Booksellers NZ Award for Illustrated Non-Fiction*

Painter, printmaker, teacher, writer and ornithologist, Don Binney (1940-2012) was a mercurial presence on the New Zealand cultural scene from the time of his meteoric rise to fame in the early 1960s...

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Double Take

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Downfall:The Destruction of Charles Mackay *Ockham 2023 Short List*

1920 New Zealanders were shocked by the news that the brilliant, well-connected mayor of genteel Whanganui had shot a young gay poet, D'Arcy Cresswell, who he thought was blackmailing him. They were t..

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Driving to Treblinka *Ockham Winner 2018*

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Dunedin Light Seasons: A Photographic Journey Around the Beaches of Dunedin, New Zealand

Dunedin Light Seasons is a collection of photographs featuring the beaches and beach culture of Dunedin, New Zealand. This hard cover coffee-table book features the photography of Derek Morrison. The ..

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Dwarf Who Moved and Other Remarkable Tales from a Life in the Law

New Zealand's pre-eminent criminal barrister looks back on his remarkable life and times. In his time as a criminal defence lawyer in the New Zealand courts, the late Sir Peter Williams QC saw it all..

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Dwelling in the Margins: Art Publishing in Aotearoa

On the periphery of Aotearoa New Zealand's publishing scene, there is a rich and varied cottage industry of small press publishers. They work in collaboration, in gaps between paid gigs and with the s..

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Echoes from Hawaiki: The origins and development of Maori and Moriori musical instruments

Echoes from Hawaiki is a comprehensive account of taonga puoro ancestral musical traditions and instrument-playing techniques. In this thoroughly researched and beautifully illustrated book, Jenn..

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Economics Explained

This book is written for those of you who want to have a clearer understanding of how the economy ticks along and what the Government's function is. As the front cover indicates, the main players are ..

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Edith Collier: Early New Zealand Modernist

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End Times *Ockham 2024 Longlist*

In the late 1980s, two teenage girls found refuge from a world of cosy conformity, sexism and the nuclear arms race in protest and punk. Then, drawn in by a promise of meaning and purpose, they cast o..

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English-Maori Maori-English Dictionary

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Environmental Defenders: Fighting for Our Natural World

For over 50 years the Environmental Defence Society (EDS) has been at the forefront of protecting Aotearoa New Zealand's natural environments. From the Think Big power projects of the 1970s, to coas..

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