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Sounds Historical for 14 December 2008

9:03 Today in New Zealand History

December 14, 1911 - Gordon Coates enters Parliament

9:11 Shepherds Shake off Your Drowsy Sleep/The Poverty Carol

Choir of Christ's College Christchurch
Recorded 1969
LP Kiwi SLC 42

9:17 Nigel Isaacs explores New Zealand's building history

Episode 6 - "Nails".

9:24 Finest Nails (Burgin)

Private CD 1396

9:31 As I Remember

Charlie Watkins of Wellington recalls the sinking of the Nino Bixio during the Second World war in which 117 New Zealand prisoners of war lost their lives.

9:52 Linden Grove (Collins)

London Promonade Orchestra
Guild GLCD 5112

10:03 As I Remember

The Week that Was by Judith Tait and read by Alison Lloyd Davies. Episode 6 - Saturday.

10:06 Swing Low Sweet Chariot

Paul Robson
EMI CD 546

10:10 Sullivan's Century

Headlines of 1987 read by Simon Dickinson

10:01 Beds are Burning

Midnight Oil
45 CBS 651015 7

10:15 New Zealand's "Eiffel Tower" by Nigel Isaccs

10:18 It Might As Well Be Spring (Rogers)

Coral Cummins with the Calder Prescott Octet

10:23 As I Remember

Running Away from Boarding School by Jim Wilkinson, read by Gavin McGinley.

10:26 Book of the Week: Anatomy of a Medical School by Dorothy Page

Jim Sullivan talks to Dorothy Page about her history of Otago Medical School.
Otago University Press
ISBN 978-1-877372-24-7

10:54 Packet Boat (Dennis)

Dolf Van Der Linden Orchestra
Guild GLCD 5112