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 Natural History

A new look at the New Zealand Forest Service, the development of our pulp and paper industry, and the state of our forests.

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: 9780947493462
: Steele Roberts Aotearoa Ltd
: Steele Roberts Aotearoa Ltd
: 240mm X 200mm
: New Zealand
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: Orr, Elizabeth
: colour & b/w illustrations
: 254
: Paperback
: books
Keeping New Zealand Green
$44.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 NZ Pictorial

Every single photo coloured by hand? Using cotton wool? Yes, such was the era of hand-coloured photography - a painting and photograph in one - the way you got a high-quality colour photo before colour photography became mainstream. Some of New Zealand's best hand-colour... read more

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: 9780947503154
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 305mm X 276mm
: New Zealand
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: Peter Alsop
: 370
: Hardback
: books
Hand-Coloured New Zealand
$79.99(NZD) inc GST
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 NZ Fiction

A fascinating novel about a house with a fanciful little turret, built by a river. Unfolding within its rooms are lives of event and emotional upheaval. A lot happens. And the tumultuous events of the twentieth century also leave their mark, from war to economic... read more

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: 9780143770626
: Random House New Zealand Ltd
: Vintage New Zealand
: New Zealand
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: Fiona Farrell
: 368
: Paperback
: books
Decline and Fall on Savage Street
$38.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

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 NZ Non Fiction

It should be remembered as New Zealand's answer to Britain's Great Train Robbery, but instead it's been almost completely forgotten.In the dead of the night, robbers broke into the commission building and made off with an audacious loot equivalent to almost $1 m... read more

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: 9781877505768
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: 234mm X 153mm
: New Zealand
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: Scott Bainbridge
: Paperback
: books
The Great New Zealand Robbery
$32.99(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 NZ Fiction

The story of Fletcher Christian, sailor, adventurer and mutineer of the HMS Bounty.On the 28th of April 1789, mutineer Fletcher Christian seized command of the ship HMS Bounty from its captain, William Bligh. Fletcher of the Bounty is a fictional account of the Tahitian vo... read more

General Fields
: 9781775541066
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: New Zealand
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: Graeme Lay
: 302
: en
: Paperback
: books
Fletcher of the Bounty
$36.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

New Zealand has a long and rich tradition of journalism that holds power to account, and that goes beyond allegation and denial to reveal hidden truths. That journalism also bears witness and investigates ideas, exposes syste... read more

General Fields
: 9780994141583
: David Bateman Ltd
: David Bateman Ltd
: 21.50 cmmm X 12.40 cmmm
: New Zealand
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: James Hollings
: 420
: en
: Paperback
: books
A Moral Truth 150 Years of Investigative Journalism in New Zealand
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

In print for nearly 10 years, Tramping in New Zealand has become a best-selling tramping guide to 40 of the most popular tramps in New Zealand. In order to keep the title current and accurate, Tramping in New Zealand has been fully revised and update... read more

General Fields
: 9781927213728
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
: 230mm X 205mm
: New Zealand
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: Shaun Barnett
: 144
: 2nd edition
: Paperback
: books
Tramping in New Zealand: 40 Great Tramping Trips
$39.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Outdoors

New Zealand has a huge range of backcountry huts, most of which are available for public use. Some can sleep 80 people, while others are tiny two-bunk affairs with not even room to stand up in.
They are located in our mounta... read more

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: 9780947503062
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 260mm X 210mm
: New Zealand
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: Shaun Barnett, Rob Brown & Geoff Spearpoint
: 204
: 919.3068412
: Paperback
: books
A Bunk for the Night: A Guide to New Zealand's Best Backcountry Huts
$49.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Have you ever wondered why New Zealand's plants and animals are so different from those in other countries? Why kakapo is the only parrot in the world that cannot fly, or why the kiwi lives here and nowhere else? New Zealand is an extraordinary place, u... read more

As reviewed by Mike in our March newsletter...
This book was first published in 2006 but as the author explains; things have changed. Gondwana was a supercontinent thought to have existed in Palaeozoic times (600 million years ago). As a landmass i... read more

General Fields
: 9780947503086
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 255mm X 198mm
: New Zealand
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: George Gibbs
: 416
: Hardback
: books
Ghosts of Gondwana (Revised Edition)
$59.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ History

The first-ever illustrated account of Captain James Cook's epic eighteenth-century voyages, complete with excerpts from his vivid journals. This is history's greatest adventure story. In 1766, the Royal Society... read more

General Fields
: 9780760350294
: Voyageur Press Inc
: Voyageur Press Inc
: 254mm X 203mm
: United States
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: James Cook (Registrar, Llandough Hospital, Cardiff, UK)
: 200 color 25 b/w photos
: 320
: 910.92
: en
: Hardback
: books
The Voyages of Captain James Cook : The Illustrated Accounts of Three Epic Pacific Voyages
$55.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 NZ Fiction

 The Nam Legacy is an epic love story set during the 60's and 70's. When the Rolling Stones and Jefferson Airplane drove parents crazy, teenagers found sexual freedom and peace slogans covered placards. When the Vietnam War abducted the nation's young men and sent them to fig... read more

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: 9780473395209
: Carole Brungar
: Carole Brungar
: New Zealand
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: Brungar Carole
: Paperback
: books
The Nam Legacy
$34.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Release Date: Friday 2 October 2015
 
'Girl with a Pearl Earring' by Johannes Vermeer is one of the most enduring paintings in the history of art. Even today, its recent world tour garnered huge queues lining u... read more

General Fields
: 5060115340441
: Ode Records
: Ode Records
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: books
Girl with a Pearl Earring and other Treasures from the Mauritshuis
$42.99(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1