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San Fransisco, 1948. Having survived the Second World War against all odds, Celina and her family arrive on a Liberty Ship into the Bay Area with high hopes for their new lives. But as new immigrants they face many hurdles, and they have to deal somehow with the trauma of war and the ... read more

Paris of the West
$34.99(NZD) inc GST
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In 1991 Andrew Solomon faced down tanks in Moscow with a band of Russian artists protesting the August coup. We find him on the quest for a rare bird in Zambia in 1998, and in Greenland in 2001 researching widespread depression among the Inuit. In 2002 he was in Afghanistan for the fall of... read more

Far and Away
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In his trademark witty and informative style, David Downie embarks on a quest to discover "What is it about the history of Paris that has made it a food lover's paradise?" Long before Marie Antoinette said, "Let them eat cake!" (actual... read more

A Taste of Paris: A History of the Parisian Love Affair with Food
$44.99(NZD) inc GST
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From magnificent squares to exquisite side streets, tucked-away gardens to quiet neighbourhood cafes and of course the architecture for which Rome is so famous, this richly illustrated volume shows the history and style that underline the Eternal City. Wind y... read more

Rome Secrets: Cuisine Culture Vistas Piazzas
$89.99(NZD) inc GST
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The so-called "Book Towns" of the world are dedicated havens of literature, and the ultimate dream of book lovers everywhere. Book Towns takes readers on a richly illustrated tour of the 40 semi-officially recognized literary towns around the world and outlines the history and development of... read more

Book Towns
$32.99(NZD) inc GST
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Peter Dazeley has gained access to the hidden interiors of some of London's most iconic buildings, from Tower Bridge to Battersea Power Station, Big Ben to the Old Bailey. His photographs of these buildings - some derelict, but many still working - are astonishing. Here is a collection... read more

Unseen London
$69.99(NZD) inc GST
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Falling in love with warm sparkling water, clear as crystal, seductive as Calypso snow-capped mountains glistening in the rising sun, narrow cobbled lanes, crumbling ruins overlooking ancient landscapes, deserted coves at dusk, a golden sun sinking below pine-... read more

50 Romantic Havens: In the Mediterranean
$49.99(NZD) inc GST
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 New Zealand

Series:Twisting Throttle
Reading Level:General Adult

When you find yourself alone on the Molesworth, despite knowing that a 4WD or two will soon happen along, there is a strange sense of isolation and a dawning appreciation that if you suffer a puncture or a mechanical hiccup, then your name had better be MacGyver. Twis... read more

Twisting Throttle New Zealand
$39.99(NZD) inc GST
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For Gods Sake Saddle Me A Donkey
$24.99(NZD) inc GST
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Series:Lonely Planet Kids Ser.

It's time to peek inside the world's most famous museums.
Welcome to Lonely Planet Kids' Incredible Cabinet of Wonders - the greatest little museum in the world! 12 collectors, from toy makers and monster hunters, to sailors and archaeologists, have created their... read more

The Incredible Cabinet of Wonders
$29.99(NZD) inc GST
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 Travel

The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring this picturesque country. Explore the remote Isle of Skye, visit the well-trodden Royal Mile during the world-famous Edinburgh... read more

Scotland: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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New Zealanders are passionate about their four-wheel drives. These vehicles have developed their own particular status in our culture, the mark of someone who relates to an outdoor life and who savours the freedom of being out beyond the edge of town. And it is a deserved status, as New... read more

Out There North
$49.99(NZD) inc GST
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