Celebrity Quotes presents an insight into the candid, real moments in the lives of the world's biggest and greatest celebrities. Celebrity Quotes features100 original photographs of the world's leading celebrities of the 1990s and 2000s, snapped by professional photographer Richard Simpkin who has h..
The British Chieftain - designed in the late 1950s as the replacement for the Centurion - was perhaps the best main battle tank in service with Nato during the 1960s and 1970s. Its 120mm rifled main gun and advanced armour made it one of the most formidable tanks of its time, and Robert Jackson's bo..
This book outlines the latest thinking about the preferences people have for their urban life, the patterns of urban development in Aotearoa, and the possibilities for our cities in the future. It takes a systems view, where all the components that make up the city are interlinked, so that a decisio..
City Fashion invites us to explore the fascinating world of fashion. Here, it is not renowned designers, but the young top designers and the upcoming fashion starts of tomorrow whose work we can enjoy. No other book delves so deeply into the fashion scenes of Berlin and Paris. The chapters "Amazin..
This book examines the depth and breadth of experience in community work practice in Aotearoa New Zealand with examples from practice from the Otago and Southland/Murihiku region. While the examples are drawn from this area, their application is universal, encompassing the theory and practice ('prax..
Operation Chastise - the Dambusters Raid, as it became known - undertaken by 19 Lancasters of 617 Squadron on the night of 16 May 1943, was the most audacious bombing raid of the Second World War. For the loss of 11 aircraft, the Mohne and Eder dams in Germany's industrial heartland were breached, a..
Educational institutions and commercial organisations wishing to create a research culture will gain a lot from this book. It is a clear guide as to how to achieve this, including where to get started, and why research is worth doing. It demystifies the research process and supports the understandin..
At the root of bulimia is a need for control over one"s body, environment, and feelings of self-worth. Instead of coping with negative feelings in healthy ways, people with bulimia binge and purge. This book is for people who attempt to calm intense, negative emotions through their bulimia-people wh..
This is a very entertaining and wide-ranging selection of myths and their origins. The book includes references, heroes, places and legends from all five continents and from the different cultures and people found there...
This book, written by two highly qualified New Zealand literacy researchers, is for students and other individuals with dyslexia and also for those working with them as tutors and in the workplace. The book cuts new ground in our understanding of dyslexia. It brings together in one volume the latest..