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Voyages of the Pioneers to New Zealand by John Mclean

Almost every New Zealander has one or more forebears who sailed from Britain in the nineteenth century to take part in the pioneering process, which built the country that we know to-day. 146 more words

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Keep the Flag Flying by John McLean

The History and Meaning of the New Zealand Flag

This pictorial, coffee table style book explains the history, meaning and importance of our beautiful New Zealand flag and the importance of retaining it. 16 more words

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A Mission of Honour, The Royal Navy in the Pacific by John McLean

A Mission of Honour, The Royal Navy in the Pacific 1769-1997

“McLean has drawn a broad canvas in the 518 page book….Following a broad outline, he has divided the book into 48 chapters and presents his stories in a crisp, easy-to-read style that brings the accounts to life. 433 more words

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​I imagine THE BELKO EXPERIMENT was the first screenplay James Gunn pulled out of his drawer and dusted off to make, spending his cache from GUARDIANS on, that Disney absolutely forbid him to direct. 463 more words

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Remembering Glasgow's radical past & meeting James Kelman.

There was an event at the Mitchell Library on Saturday to celebrate 70 years of James Kelman. Organised by Drouth Magazine, in partnership with… 761 more words


Varsity Theater Under Scrutiny

Protesters call for boycott of the Minneapolis music venue after the owner is accused of multiple counts of sex abuse.

A beautiful venue, a great restaurant and an allegedly dark backstory. 562 more words