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James Cowan (14 April 1870 — 6 September 1943) was a New Zealand non-fiction writer, noted for his books on colonial history and Maori ethnography. A fluent Maori speaker, he was able to interview many veterans of the Land Wars and his book The New Zealand wars: a history of the Maori campaigns and the pioneering period (1922--23) was considered the definitive account until recent times.

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Total Books: 83
Hamlet's Ghost Vespasiano Gonzaga and His Ideal City
2015 - Hamlet's Ghost Vespasiano Gonzaga and His Ideal City (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781443878302
ISBN-10: 1443878308
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Fleeing Herod A Journey Through Coptic Egypt with the Holy Family
New Zealand
2010 - New Zealand (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781142499761
ISBN-10: 1142499766
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The Adventures of Kimble Bent A Story of Wild Life in the New Zealand Bush
2010 - The Adventures of Kimble Bent a Story of Wild Life in the New Zealand Bush (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151866028
ISBN-10: 1151866024
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New Zealand or Ao-Te-Roa
2010 - New Zealand or Ao-te-roa [the Long Bright World] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151755872
ISBN-10: 1151755877
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The New Zealand Wars
2010 - The New Zealand Wars [Volume 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151755933
ISBN-10: 1151755931
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The Old Frontier
2010 - The Old Frontier (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151762795
ISBN-10: 1151762792
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The New Zealand Wars a History of the Maori Campaigns and the Pioneering Period
2009 - The New Zealand Wars a History of the Maori Campaigns and the Pioneering Period [Volume 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151755957
ISBN-10: 1151755958
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Daybreak A Romance of an Old World
2009 - Daybreak a Romance of an Old World (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781438533117
ISBN-10: 143853311X
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Souvenir Of The Visit Of The American Fleet To Auckland New Zealand
2009 - Souvenir of the VIsit of the American Fleet to Auckland New Zealand [1908] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781120820112
ISBN-10: 1120820111
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Maoris In The Great War A History Of The New Zealand Native Contingent And Pioneer Battalion - Gallipoli 1915 France And Flanders 1916-1918
The Spanner in the Works
2008 - The Spanner in the Works (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781876040673
ISBN-10: 187604067X
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Daybreak
2008 - Daybreak [Large Print Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780554226965
ISBN-10: 0554226960
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The Old Frontier Te Awamutu The Story Of The Waipa Valley
2008 - The Old Frontier Te Awamutu the Story of the Waipa Valley [1922] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780548971604
ISBN-10: 0548971609
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A Mapmaker's Dream The Meditations of Fra Mauro Cartographer to the Court of Venice A Novel
2007 - A Mapmaker's Dream the Meditations of Fra Mauro Cartographer to the Court of Venice a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781590305201
ISBN-10: 1590305205
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Desert Father A Journey in the Wilderness with Saint Anthony
The Fantastic Art of Beksinski
2006 - The Fantastic Art of Beksinski (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781883398651
ISBN-10: 1883398657
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Desert Father  In the Desert with Saint Anthony
Franziskus von Assisi
2003 - Franziskus Von Assisi (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783936486247
ISBN-10: 3936486247
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Classics of World Spirituality Rumi's Divan of Shems of Tabriz
2003 - Classics of World Spirituality Rumi's Divan of Shems of Tabriz [Classic World Spirituality] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781843335924
ISBN-10: 1843335921
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Aborigine Dreaming An Introduction to the Wisdom and Thought of the Aboriginal Traditions of Australia
1996 - A Shambhala Reader [Autumn 1996] (Paperback)
1993 - Nightmare at Norton's Mills [Emergency Rescue!] (Paperback)
1993 - Trouble at Moosehead Lake [Emergency Rescue] (Paperback)