Author(s): Graeme Kennedy
Winner of the Reference Award in the 2005 Montana New Zealand Book Awards The New Zealand Oxford Dictionary is the first large-scale English dictionary especially prepared for New Zealand users. It has been compiled at the New Zealand Dictionary Centre in Wellington, and reflects both the New Zealand Dictionary CentreÃ�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�s research into New Zealand English and research into international English conducted by Oxford dictionary centres worldwide, especially the research for The Oxford English Dictionary. It contains over 100,000 definitions, including over 12,000 New Zealand entries and a wide range of encyclopedic information. Also included are a series of Appendices which provide historical, geographical and other information, as well as sections on grammar and punctuation. The Appendices also include both the English and Maori versions of the Treaty of Waitangi and the national anthem, God Defend New Zealand. We have a number of other dictionaries in stock. To enquire, please phone us on 0064 3 364 2043, or email firstname.lastname@example.org your request.
Winner of Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Reference & Anthology Category 2005.