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A New Zealand Christmas: Three centuries of Kiwi celebrations from the Alexander Turnball Library

A New Zealand Christmas: Three centuries of Kiwi celebrations from the Alexander Turnball Library

ISBN# 9781869621599
$49.95NZD

2008. Three Centuries of Kiwi Christmas Celebrations from the Alexander Turnbull Library.

Maori Custom Today

Maori Custom Today

$33.95NZD

1971. Maori Customs and traces them back to their origins.

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

$34.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. The author takes a leisurely walk across the widest part of New Zealand.

Captain Cook's Voyages 1768-1779

Captain Cook's Voyages 1768-1779

$74.95NZD

1997. Cook’s voyages of exploration with maps, colour and black and white plates. Decorative hardcover slipcase.

The Voyages of Captain Cook

The Voyages of Captain Cook

$29.95NZD

1968. The story of Cook's three historic voyages between 1768 and 1780 is one of the most remarkable in history.

South Pacific Enterprise : The Colonial Sugar Refining Company Ltd

South Pacific Enterprise : The Colonial Sugar Refining Company Ltd

$57.95NZD

1956. The story of a large industrial organisation against a background of the varied and colourful sugar industry.

Jump Start : The ultimate adrenaline rush!
New Book

Jump Start : The ultimate adrenaline rush!

ISBN# 1869418425
$38.95NZD

2006. A rollercoaster ride through AJ's life and a motivational story about following your passion and creating the perfect life.

No Remedy for Death

No Remedy for Death

ISBN# 0091052602
$39.95NZD

1970. The memoirs of a pathologist. For three decades Dr. Lynch was consultant pathologist to the NZ Police.

A Very Good Business : 100 Years of James Hardie Industries
New Book

A Very Good Business : 100 Years of James Hardie Industries

ISBN# 0959677550
$29.95NZD

1987. The story of One Hundred Years of James Hardie Industries

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

ISBN# 9781869790660
$29.95NZD

2009. Crikey Dick is an illustrated collection of Kiwiana.

By Batons and Barbed Wire : A Response to the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

By Batons and Barbed Wire : A Response to the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

ISBN# 0473001128
$58.95NZD

1983. Nice rugby or history enthusiasts book. Rare and collectable.

We Will Remember Them : Tales of the Kiwis Old and New

We Will Remember Them : Tales of the Kiwis Old and New

$47.95NZD

Circa 1940s. Verse and prose sketches of ANZAC military life in the Second World War.

A Sacrificial Pawn
New Book

A Sacrificial Pawn

ISBN# 9780958292399
$29.95NZD

2011. A memoir that tells the amazing story of Peter's experiences in World War II, when he was captured by the Japanese.

True Red : The Life of an ex-Mongrel Mob Gang Leader.

True Red : The Life of an ex-Mongrel Mob Gang Leader.

ISBN# 9780473128432
$46.95NZD

2007. Signed by author.

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2
New Book

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2

ISBN# 047303689
$39.95NZD

1996. Book 2. Signed by Author

The Elingamite and its Treasure

The Elingamite and its Treasure

ISBN# 340107774
$34.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. Shipwreck off the New Zealand coast and the excitement of a modern search for gold.

With the Prince in New Zealand

With the Prince in New Zealand

$46.95NZD

1920. British Royal Tour to New Zealand

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time : Triumph against all odds

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time : Triumph against all odds

ISBN# 0958212406
$24.95NZD

1999. The history of the Farmers company and the development of New Zealand industry in the first 50 years of the 20th century.

Walks Around Dunedin

Walks Around Dunedin

$34.95NZD

1954. From The Silver Fern Series.

Roads to Rome

Roads to Rome

$39.95NZD

1946. Roads to Rome: With the Second New Zealand Division from Maadi to Florence.

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

ISBN# 0477061079
$28.95NZD

1983.

The Archaeology of Pouerua
New Book

The Archaeology of Pouerua

ISBN# 869402928
$39.95NZD

2003. An important book in New Zealand archaeology.

Maori in Aotearoa New Zealand
New Book

Maori in Aotearoa New Zealand

ISBN# 9781869663988
$29.95NZD

2013. Understanding the Culture, Protocols, and Customs

Warbirds Over Wanaka : The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow

Warbirds Over Wanaka : The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow

ISBN# 0790007495
$14.95NZD

2000. The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow. Aviation enthusiasts book.

New Zealand Natural History

New Zealand Natural History

ISBN# 9780790011875
$14.95NZD

1996. An informative pocket guide to Auckland Museum.

The Maori People of New Zealand

The Maori People of New Zealand

$34.95NZD

1967. The Maori in history, Maori legends and music, the Maori in colour

Auckland
New Book

Auckland

ISBN# 000217569X
$19.95NZD

1985. Photo book of Auckland City.

The McCashin's Story : the First Craft Beer & the Kiwi Brewing Revolution It Sparked
New Book

The McCashin's Story : the First Craft Beer & the Kiwi Brewing Revolution It Sparked

ISBN# 9781775534648
$27.95NZD

2013. Nelson and New Zealand's craft beer revolution.

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

ISBN# 0473013878
$19.95NZD

1991. Signed by author. Collection of short stories written about trips and excursions of the Papakura and Districts Historical Society.

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

$28.95NZD

Published 1973.

Historic Wakatipu

Historic Wakatipu

ISBN# 0589004468
$29.95NZD

1974. Early Arrowtown, Macetown, Bullendale and Cardrona.

Elementary
New Book

Elementary

ISBN# 9780994106469
$17.95NZD

2016. A murder mystery worthy of Sherlock Holmes. It even has a Watson.

Wanaka Warbirds
New Book

Wanaka Warbirds

ISBN# 0790006200
$19.95NZD

1998. Sir Tim Wallis’s Alpine Fighter Collection at Wanaka. Aviation enthusiasts book.

HIS WAY : A biography of Robert Muldoon

HIS WAY : A biography of Robert Muldoon

ISBN# 186940243
$19.95NZD

2002. This the only authorised biography of New Zealand's prime minister, Robert Muldoon.

Catalina Dreaming

Catalina Dreaming

ISBN# 0908990391
$24.95NZD

1996. 1st edition. The story of one man's dream to bring to New Zealand a unique and historic WWII

Christians in Khaki

Christians in Khaki

$44.95NZD

1900. Cameos of Christian work among the Soldiers, fresh from the front.

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand
New Book

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand

$48.95NZD

1954. Souvenir of the Queens visit. Still new, collectable Royal enthusiasts book.

Hill Standing Above
New Book

Hill Standing Above

$19.95NZD

2006. Mt Victoria Takarunga and the Signalman's House - A History

Steam on the Waitemata

Steam on the Waitemata

ISBN# 058900719X
$27.95NZD

1972. A description of the long line of steam ferries and the role they played in the history of Auckland.

Warbirds

Warbirds

ISBN# 1869488334
$27.95NZD

2000. The Alpine Fighter Collection at Wanaka. Aviation enthusiasts book.

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

ISBN# 0589000322
$28.95NZD

1975. Over 136 plates, mostly in color, of Maori arts.

Annals of Early Dunedin

Annals of Early Dunedin

$49.95NZD

1973. A chronological history of Dunedin. Signed by Author. #309 of 2000 copies.

New Zealand Travel Guide

New Zealand Travel Guide

$49.95NZD

1959. 1st edition. An all-inclusive travel guide for both domestic and overseas visitors reflects much about NZ in the 1950's. Collectable.

New Zealanders In The Air War

New Zealanders In The Air War

$38.95NZD

1945. The first historical and biographical book on the New Zealand squadrons and pilots who fought with the RNZAF in WWII.

Shot in the Dark

Shot in the Dark

ISBN# 9781877505027
$44.95NZD

2010. Unsolved New Zealand murders from the 1920s and '30s

DOT : Queen of Riverstone Castle

DOT : Queen of Riverstone Castle

ISBN# 9781775535430
$38.95NZD

2014. Dot and her husband Neil moved to Riverstone over 30 years ago, when it was still ‘a gravel pit'. Now, after years of hard yakka, they own six dairy farms running over 4000 cows.

Dunnies, Dykes and Longdrops

Dunnies, Dykes and Longdrops

ISBN# 0908676107
$14.95NZD

1984. A humorous book for those who think they've seen everything.

New Zealand Design and Decorative Arts

New Zealand Design and Decorative Arts

ISBN# 0790011204
$19.95NZD

2006. An informative pocket guide to Auckland Museum.

Long White Cloud ; Aotearoa

Long White Cloud ; Aotearoa

ISBN# 9780855582937
$37.95NZD

1973. New Zealand classic.

The NZ Cartoon Annual

The NZ Cartoon Annual

ISBN# 01120387
$19.95NZD

1982.

Sea in my Blood

Sea in my Blood

ISBN# 0473063905
$39.95NZD

1999. Harry Julian was for decades one of the Auckland's harbour's most notable characters.

The Big Show : New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe
New Book

The Big Show : New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe

ISBN# 9781869403652
$49.95NZD

2006. An expansive oral-history project recently undertaken by the New Zealand government provides these 13 eyewitness accounts of World War II.

Salmon Country
New Book

Salmon Country

ISBN# 0002169754
$34.95NZD

1980. 1st Edition. Salmon fishing in New Zealand – the practical where, when and how of the sport, and its history, biology and economic significance.

Hail Otago

Hail Otago

$27.95NZD

1948. A History in lighter vein of the Otago Province. Rare and collectable.