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A Billion Voices: China's Search for a Common Language: Penguin Specials
A Billion Voices: China's Search for a Common Language: Penguin Specials David Moser
David Moser tells the remarkable story of China's language unification agenda and its controversial relationship with modern politics, challenging our conceptions of what it means to speak and be Chinese.
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A Climate of Crisis: America in the Age of Environmentalism
A Climate of Crisis: America in the Age of Environmentalism Patrick Allitt
In A Climate of Crisis, he offers a provocative history of the U.S. environmental movement – from nuclear fears to antipollution protests to ozone and carbon politics – showing that great progress has been made in air and water quality, health, living standards, and life expectancy, despite exaggeration and fear-mongering from all sides that have sometimes obscured it.
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A Nation Without Borders
A Nation Without Borders Steven Hahn
Volume 3 in the Penguin History of the United States, edited by Eric Foner.
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A Savage Country: The untold story of New Zealand in the 1820s
A Savage Country: The untold story of New Zealand in the 1820s Paul Moon
A Savage Country is the final instalment in Paul Moon's trilogy of popular histories on the decades surrounding the signing of the Treaty, and follows his bestselling book on cannibalism in New Zealand, This Horrid Practice.
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A Very Short History of the World
A Very Short History of the World Geoffrey Blainey
An updated edition of Geoffrey Blainey's bestselling account of human history, A Very Short History of the World, featuring new material on China and global terrorism.
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After the War
After the War Stephen Clarke
This book tells the RSA story, of its service in the community and place in New Zealand society for 100 years, and how it is changing to go on into the future.
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American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity
American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity Christian G. Appy
Authoritative, insightful, and controversial, urgently speaking to our role in the world today, American Reckoning invites us to grapple honestly with the conflicting lessons and legacies of the Vietnam War.
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ANZAC to Amiens: War Popular Penguins
ANZAC to Amiens: War Popular Penguins C. E. W. Bean
An acknowledged classic of military history, Anzac to Amiens is compelling and compulsory reading for every Australian interested in the nation's bloody  coming of age.
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Australia in Arms
Australia in Arms Phillip Schuler
Australia in Arms is a vivid read and an important part of Australia's Anzac legacy.
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Beethoven in China: The People's Republic: Penguin Specials
Beethoven in China: The People's Republic: Penguin Specials Jindong Cai, Sheila Melvin, Jindong Cai and Sheila Melvin
At the turn of the twentieth century, students returning from abroad brought Beethoven to China. The composer's perseverance in the face of adversity and his musical genius resonated in a nation searching for a way forward.
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Betrayal in Paris
Betrayal in Paris Paul French
In this First World War China Special Paul French explores China's betrayal by the West, the charismatic advocates it sent to the conference and the hugely significant May Fourth Movement that resulted from the treaty.
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Between Worlds
Between Worlds Anne Salmond
An epic, award-winning account of Pakeha-Maori relations immediately following Captain Cook's voyages to New Zealand.
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Beyond Betrayal
Beyond Betrayal Keith Newman
A companion piece to Keith Newman's Bible & Treaty (2010), Beyond Betrayal continues the gripping story of missionaries and Maori through until the mid-twentieth century, charting how each have ongoing influence on modern New Zealand.
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Breaking Rockefeller
Breaking Rockefeller Doran, Peter B., PETER B. DORAN
The incredible tale of how ambitious oil rivals, Marcus Samuel, Jr. and Henri Deterding, joined forces to topple the Standard Oil empire.
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Bushrangers
Bushrangers Evan McHugh
In The Bushrangers, Evan McHugh explores the incredible stories of the men (and women) who achieved fame not just by what they did, but by the way they did it.
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Cathay: Ezra Pound's Orient: Penguin Specials
Cathay: Ezra Pound's Orient: Penguin Specials Ira Nadel
Published in 1915, Cathay, Pound's collection of fourteen experimental translations of classic Chinese poems, was a groundbreaking work that set the stage for a new-found East in the West.
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Churchill and the King: The Wartime Alliance of Winston Churchill and George VI
Churchill and the King: The Wartime Alliance of Winston Churchill and George VI Kenneth Weisbrode
In Churchill and the King, Kenneth Weisbrode explores the delicate fashioning of this important, though largely overlooked relationship.
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