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Travel Journal Norfolk Island By E Locken
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Travel Journal Norfolk Island - Keep a diary of your holiday / vacation to Norfolk Island, includes diary, budget planner, activity planner, packing checklist and other useful aids to help you record... More > and remember every aspect of your trip.< Less
Autobiography of Richard Henry Newbery By Patricia Strongman
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The autobiography of Richard Newbery recounting his early days around WW2 on Norfolk Island, subsequent life in New Zealand and Australia, and tales from his four decade Naval career.
It's not normally like this By Janet Fuller
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I had this great idealistic notion of recording a grand journal of our adventure on Norfolk Island, which would become one of those great, but briefly sold, coffee table Christmas gift books about... More > someone’s travels and tribulations in living in a foreign place. You know the sort of thing- chatty prose and regaling tales; delightfully poetic descriptions of people, places, and events; and heart-warming homilies and insights.< Less
Finding Love in Distant Lands By Mary Mageau
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Two islands - two stories, draw us back to the 1850s when courageous young women set sail for the South Pacific. All were responding to invitations from their governments to colonize these valuable... More > newly discovered lands. Meg and her father visit the brutal English penal settlement on Norfolk Island. Clotilde and her companions leave the security of a French orphanage bound for New Caledonia. Will they find adventure, love and happiness in exotic far away places?< Less
Finding Love in Distant Lands By Mary Mageau
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Two islands - two stories, draw us back to the 1850s when courageous young women set sail for the South Pacific. All were responding to invitations from their governments to colonize these valuable... More > newly discovered lands. Meg and her father visit the brutal English penal settlement on Norfolk Island. Clotilde and her companions leave the security of a French orphanage bound for New Caledonia. Will they find adventure, love and happiness in exotic far away places?< Less
Shoelaces By Michael Spragg
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The running memoirs of Mike Spragg - spanning thirty years of running in the Cayman Islands, Norfolk and the rest of the world.
Saviour of the World By John Vost
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A contemporary thriller with a touch of romance set in the Channel Islands and the UK. The story revolves around an Old Master painting recovered from an ancient shipwreck. The painting is... More > subsequently stolen with violence and disappears but resurfaces in two parts - it had been cut in half with the two different parts going in separate directions in the hands of criminals. After various conflicts and unexpected events in a shoot-out in the Peak district the two parts are again united but at what cost...........?< Less
Daylight Images Dynamic Diesels 2009 Calendar By Steve Barry
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Full-color 12-month calendar featuring BNSF; Amtrak; Norfolk Southern; Buffalo & Pittsburgh; Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range; Maine Eastern; Middletown & Hummelstown; Canadian Pacific;... More > Metra; Buffalo Southern; New England Central; Delaware Lackawanna; and Long Island.< Less
O'Hagan's Pact By Alistair Buchan
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Norfolk Island in 1813 was a penal colony. It was feared for the barbarity of those in charge. Young Peter O’Hagan is molested by the local priest. It starts a train of events in which he and... More > his father Matthew are sent to this Hell on earth. In their journey to the far side of the world, they form a group with others who have suffered similar injustices. Matthew’s boyhood friend, Daniel Corcoran, also ends up on Norfolk Island. He had joined the army as a drummer boy, but is now sergeant. He and an evil lieutenant, Aubrey Beaulieu-Wintour, have become deserters to evade punishment for their crimes. In Gibraltar, by a weird chance, they join the ship transporting the convicts to Botany Bay and become enlisted as members of the replacement garrison for Norfolk Island. The horrors encountered there, plus Beaulieu-Wintour’s lusts after Peter, lead Matthew to dream up a grim escape plan – a death pact decided by drawing straws. It leads inexorably to an outcome reminiscent of a Greek tragedy.< Less
The Road to Emily Bay By John Andrews
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‘The Road to Emily Bay’ tells the story of Thomas Tyndale, a farmer’s son from Grantham in Lincolnshire, and the girl who loves him, Sarah Fordham, the only daughter of a wealthy... More > landowner. Based around actual events, the narrative tells how Tom is drawn inexorably into the powerful movement for political reform that grew in England as a direct consequence of the Industrial Revolution. As Tom’s activities gradually turn him into an enemy of the state and towards an inevitable showdown with the authorities, Sarah is forced into choosing between him and the aristocratic heir to a neighbouring estate. Emily Bay is a real and beautiful place located on the western coast of tiny and remote Norfolk island, in the South Pacific. But for all its beauty, Norfolk Island has a truly gruesome history. For a short period during the height of the British Empire, it was the Guantanamo Bay of its day, housing the Empire’s most ruthless criminals – or so it was said. 535 pages.< Less