2 Nov 2012

Best of the Week - 2nd November 2012

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 2 November 2012

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 2nd November. This week ... A tragic killing which kick-started a campaign to change the law....... why Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf is being prepared for re-release seventy years after publication of the book was banned....Third generation auctioneer Dunbar Sloane talks about unearthing hidden treasures, and how the country's oldest auction house has evolved......a book which gives advice to people thinking about investing in art.....why does freshly brewed coffee never quite tastes as good as it smells? And a book which reveals secrets and insights into Tolkeins 'The Hobbit', which the author hopes everyone will fall in love with again when the new movie arrives.