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Healing Our History 3rd Edition

by Joanna Consedine

<b>A powerful and humane book, <i>Healing Our History</i> eschews rhetoric and cuts to the true story of race relations in New Zealand.</b> The Treaty of Waitangi is the most important document in New Zealand's history. Current Treaty ...

ISBN: 9780143567691

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Hear Our Voices, We Entreat

The Extraordinary Story of New Zealand's National Anthem

by Max Cryer

The story of God Defend New Zealand is a curious one. After enterprising Irish settler Thomas Bracken penned the words, he held a competition for people to compose the music. The winner was John Joseph Woods, an obscure schoolteacher from ...

ISBN: 9780908988358

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Hell Ship

by Michael Veitch

For more than a century and a half, a grim tale has passed down through Michael Veitch?s family: the story of the Ticonderoga, a clipper ship that sailed from Liverpool in August 1852, crammed with poor but hopeful emigrants ? mostly Scottish ...

ISBN: 9781489461445

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Hell Ship

by Michael Veitch

For more than a century and a half, a grim tale has passed down through Michael Veitch’s family: the story of the Ticonderoga, a clipper ship that sailed from Liverpool in August 1852, crammed with poor but hopeful emigrants – mostly Scottish ...

ISBN: 9781489461452

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Hell's Bells and Mademoiselles

by Joe Maxwell

<p>A celebrated memoir by one of the Australia's most decorated WWI soldiers, Lt Joe Maxwell VC, MC &amp; Bar, DCM. Joe also features in THE LOST DIGGERS, and his pageturner of a memoir is reissued as a classic companion piece. A classic World ...

ISBN: 9781743098561

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Hell-Bent

Australia’s leap into the Great War

by Douglas Newton

<p><em>Most histories of Australia’s Great War rush their readers into the trenches. This history is very different. For the first time, it examines events closely, even hour-by-hour, in both Britain and Australia during the last days of peace ...

ISBN: 9781925113365

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Hellhole of the Pacific

by Richard Wolfe

<p>In the 1830s Kororareka was known as the 'hell-hole of the Pacific'. Whalers, sealers, escaped convicts, seamen, traders and adventurers descended upon this small cove in the Bay. Grog-shops and the oldest profession in the world abounded. At

ISBN: 9780143010166

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Hidden in Plain View

The Aboriginal people of coastal Sydney

by Paul Irish

<p>Contrary to what you may think, local Aboriginal people did not lose their culture and die out within decades of Governor Phillip’s arrival in Sydney in 1788.<br></p><p>Aboriginal people are prominent in accounts of early colonial Sydney, yet

ISBN: 9781742235110

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High Seas and High Teas

Voyaging to Australia

by Roslyn Russell

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">?The rats I frighten away by throwing books or anything hard at the spot at which they commence their gnawing.?</span><br></p><p>Emigrant Janet Ronald wrote this in the journal she kept on board one of the ...

ISBN: 9780642278852

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Hill End

by Alan Mayne

<p>The history of the Australian gold rushes is full of exaggeration: the First This, the Richest That, the Largest Something Else.<br /> <em>Hill End</em> unravels the myths surrounding the gold rushes in order to reveal the hidden histories ...

ISBN: 9780522865615

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Historical Records of AustraliaSeries III Volume VIII

by Peter Chapman

"<i>Historical Records of Australia</i> is a basic and vital source for early Australian history. The publication of Volume VIII of this series is of relevance in recently developed historical areas such as Aboriginal Studies and of continuing ...

ISBN: 9780522850468

Binding: Hardback

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Histories of Controversy

Bonegilla Migrant Centre

by Alexandra Dellios

<p>Bonegilla was a point of reception and temporary accommodation for approximately 320,000 post-war refugees and assisted migrants to Australia from 1947 to 1971. Its function was integral to the post-war immigration scheme, something ...

ISBN: 9780522870596

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Hokianga

by Jack Lee

ISBN: 9780790005225

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Horrie The War Dog

The Story of Australia's Most Famous Dog

by Roland Perry

In the harsh Libyan desert in the middle of the second world war, Private Jim Moody, a signaller with the First Australian Machine Gun Battalion, found a starving puppy on a sand dune. Moody called the dog Horrie. Much more than a mascot, ...

ISBN: 9781486207992

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Imperial Theory and Colonial Pragmatism

Charles Harper, Economic Development and Agricultural Co-operation in Australia

by David J. Gilchrist

<p>This book considers the role played by co-operative agriculture as a critical economic model which, in Australia, helped build public capital, drive economic development and impact political arrangements. In the case of colonial Western ...

ISBN: 9783319623252

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Imperial Underworld

An Escaped Convict and the Transformation of the British Colonial Order

by Kirsten McKenzie

<p>During a major overhaul of British imperial policy following the Napoleonic Wars, an escaped convict reinvented himself as an improbable activist, renowned for his exposés of government misconduct and corruption in the Cape Colony and New ...

ISBN: 9781316452158

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In Her Own Words

The Writings of Elizabeth Macquarie

by Robin Walsh

'In Her Own Words: The writings of Elizabeth Macquarie' is a beautifully presented volume containing the annotated letters and journal of Elizabeth Macquarie, wife of early colonial Australia's planning visionary, Lachlan Macquarie. The ...

ISBN: 9781921497988

Binding: Hardback

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In Her Own Words

The Writings of Elizabeth Macquarie

by Robin Walsh

'In Her Own Words: The writings of Elizabeth Macquarie' is a beautifully presented volume containing the annotated letters and journal of Elizabeth Macquarie, wife of early colonial Australia's planning visionary, Lachlan Macquarie. The ...

ISBN: 9781921497995

Binding: Leather / fine binding

$99.00

In Old Kalgoorlie

The Photographs of J. J. Dwyer

by Robert Pascoe

A remarkable collection of photographs from the late 19th century through to the early 20th of this unique Australian goldfields town by a photographer who deserves to be seen as within the first rank of his profession. Includes vivid landscapes

ISBN: 9781920843472

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In The Footsteps Of Private Lynch

by Will Davies

"Retrace Australia s role in the First World War from the trenches of <i>Somme Mud</i> to the wider war on the Western Front. Imagine this. You are a country boy and just eighteen. The war has been raging for two years and because of your ...

ISBN: 9781741666106

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