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READY FIRE AIM: The Mainfreight Story

READY FIRE AIM: The Mainfreight Story

ISBN# 9781775532903
$79.95NZD

2013. The lively, insider story of the rise and rise of New Zealand's most successful logistics company.

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

ISBN# 0589012940
$59.95NZD

1969. Fascinating biography of Bill Hamilton, the NZ inventor of the jetboat motor. Includes Irishman Creek souvenir visitors program

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

ISBN# 0589003860
$89.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. Biography of legendary New Zealander Bill (C.W.F.) Hamilton.

The Painted Years

The Painted Years

$39.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Biography of the work of the New Zealand Official War Artist, Captain Peter McIntyre.

A BIOGRAPHY OF THE SEA

A BIOGRAPHY OF THE SEA

$44.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. The fascinating story of the ocean's role in weather, trade and communication.

Diseases Of Poultry

Diseases Of Poultry

$38.95NZD

1940. Their aetiology, diagnosis, treatment and control. Vintage technical and reference.

THE LAST RESOURCE: Man's exploitation of the Sea

THE LAST RESOURCE: Man's exploitation of the Sea

$39.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. Man's exploration of the sea. A comprehensive account, impressively photo illustrated.

FRONTIERS OF THE SEA: The Story of the Oceanographic Exploration

FRONTIERS OF THE SEA: The Story of the Oceanographic Exploration

$34.95NZD

1959. The past, present, and future of oceans and the increasingly challenging science of oceanography.

New Zealand Literature: A SURVEY

New Zealand Literature: A SURVEY

$38.95NZD

1959. 1st edition. Mr McCormick's survey is a thorough revision of his LETTERS AND ART IN NEW ZEALAND.

Katherine Mansfield Undiscovered Country: The New Zealand Stories

Katherine Mansfield Undiscovered Country: The New Zealand Stories

ISBN# 0582502144
$38.95NZD

1974. 1st edition.

Intensive Care and Daughter Buffalo
New Book

Intensive Care and Daughter Buffalo

ISBN# 9781869419615
$39.95NZD

2008. Two of Janet Frame's earlier works, published in 1970 and 1972 respectively.

From The Mainland: An Anthology of South Island Writing

From The Mainland: An Anthology of South Island Writing

ISBN# 0908877501
$19.95NZD

1995. Anthology of recent writing.

GLIMPSES

GLIMPSES

$44.95NZD

1988. 1st Edition. SIGNED

100 NZ Short Short Stories
New Book

100 NZ Short Short Stories

ISBN# 9781877178016
$39.95NZD

1997. 100 of the entries in a competition for the best mini-fiction; stories of 500 words or less.

COUNTLESS SIGNS: The New Zealand Landscape In Literature

COUNTLESS SIGNS: The New Zealand Landscape In Literature

ISBN# 0474000516
$34.95NZD

1986. 1st Edition. Anthology of short stories, essays and poetry that pictures New Zealand's landscape through the eyes of authors contained.

Circus & Carnival Tractors : 1930-2001 Photo Archive

Circus & Carnival Tractors : 1930-2001 Photo Archive

ISBN# 1583880763
$46.95NZD

2002. Action photos of construction and farm tractors put to use by circuses and carnivals.

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

ISBN# 0473005107
$28.95NZD

1987. Published by the Glenbrook Vintage Railway Charitable Trust Board and Railway Enthusiasts Society, Inc. Nice railway collectors/enthusiasts book.

The West Highland Railway

The West Highland Railway

ISBN# 0946537224
$22.95NZD

1986. Illustrated with photographs, maps and diagrams, a history of the West Highland Railway in Scotland

FARM MACHINERY AND TRACTORS

FARM MACHINERY AND TRACTORS

$49.95NZD

1951.Vintage farming manual for farmers and agricultural students.

Our Trains

Our Trains

$54.95NZD

1925. A pictorial history of trains. Nice collectors book.

An Illustrated  Guide to Tractors
New Book

An Illustrated Guide to Tractors

ISBN# 9781844061457
$34.95NZD

2010. The story of tractor development from the earliest days through to present day; Massey-Ferguson, John Deere and more

NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS Staff Bulletin Vol 8 - No 4 1959

NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS Staff Bulletin Vol 8 - No 4 1959

$29.95NZD

1959. Vintage booklet for rail collectors and enthusiasts.

Footprints on a Frozen Continent

Footprints on a Frozen Continent

ISBN# 45601800X
$38.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. The story and history by the New Zealand author and his trip to the Antarctica.

The Frozen Coast
New Book

The Frozen Coast

ISBN# 1877333131
$38.95NZD

2004. Sea Kayaking the Antarctic Peninsula

No Latitude for Error

No Latitude for Error

$49.95NZD

1961. Hero of Mt. Everest ascent tells of his later experiences as leader of the first party ever to drive tractors to the South Pole.

No Place for Men

No Place for Men

$32.95NZD

1964. 1st edition. An account of the 1960 Makalu expedition under the leadership of Edmund Hillary.

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg : The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic Thirty
New Book

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg : The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic Thirty

ISBN# 9781783350773
$29.95NZD

2015. The gripping tale of the Arctic Thirty, a group of Greenpeace activists who endured a hundred days in a Russian isolation jail.

South With Scott

South With Scott

$54.95NZD

1948. Illustrated account of the ill-fated expedition to reach the South Pole by Capt Robert Scott, told by his second-in-command who lead the Last Supporting Party.

The Rescue of Belle and Sundance: A Race To Save Two Abandoned Horses

The Rescue of Belle and Sundance: A Race To Save Two Abandoned Horses

ISBN# 9781742755137
$21.95NZD

2012. The 8-day story of an impossible rescue.

GRAHAM DINGLE: Dangerous Journeys

GRAHAM DINGLE: Dangerous Journeys

ISBN# 1869581954
$28.95NZD

1995. 1st edition. The story of a New Zealander who has conquered the mountains and unexplored regions of the world.

The World At Their Feet

The World At Their Feet

$42.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. The story of New Zealand Mountaineers in the Great Ranges of the World.

ISLAND YEARS

ISLAND YEARS

$49.95NZD

1952. 1st edition. The true story of a voyage in a small sailing ship across the Pacific Ocean.

Voyage To The Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of Solo

Voyage To The Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of Solo

ISBN# 0002166720
$28.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. David Henry Lewis was a sailor, adventurer, doctor, and Polynesian scholar, best known for his studies on the traditional systems of navigation used by the Pacific Islanders.

Camps And Climbs In Arctic Norway

Camps And Climbs In Arctic Norway

$38.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Climbs in the Lofoten district by a well-known Scottish climber and broadcaster.

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1958/59

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1958/59

$48.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. Climbing exploits of the highest order in every part of the world are told in the most readable fashion.

In The Footsteps of Scott

In The Footsteps of Scott

ISBN# 0224024183
$47.95NZD

1987. 1st edition. Robert Swan became possessed by the idea of a journey on foot to the South Pole. No such attempt had been made since Captain Scott and his companions.

BECAUSE IT IS THERE

BECAUSE IT IS THERE

$48.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. The autobiography of a mountaineer and Antarctic photographer.

Lost On Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine

Lost On Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine

ISBN# 0563551291
$24.95NZD

1999. Research and the amazing evidence found in the 1999 expedition to piece together the final hours of the two brave heroes.

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD

$48.95NZD

1953. 1st Edition. Climbing exploits of the highest order in every part of the world are told in the most readable fashion. This volume features Mt. Everest.

SOUTH WITH SCOTT

SOUTH WITH SCOTT

$59.95NZD

1952. 1st edition. An illustrated edition of the account of the ill-fated British Antarctic expedition 1910-1913 to reach the South Pole by Capt Robert Scott.

RONDOY: An Expedition To The Peruvian Andes

RONDOY: An Expedition To The Peruvian Andes

$47.95NZD

1965. 1st edition. An account of a 1963 difficult first ascent in the Cordillera Huayhuash (Peru) in which two of the eight members perished while retracing the summit ridge.

GHOSTS OF EVEREST: The Authorised Story of The Search for Mallory & Irvine
New Book

GHOSTS OF EVEREST: The Authorised Story of The Search for Mallory & Irvine

ISBN# 0333783158
$49.95NZD

1999. This is a first-rate detective story, through forensic analysis, at last told the true story of Mallory & Irvine's attempt at Everest in 1924.

The Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure
New Book

The Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure

ISBN# 0714125644
$36.95NZD

2002. 1st edition. Describes Martin Frobisher's search for the Northwest Passage to Asia, 1576-1581.

A SLENDER THREAD: Escaping Disaster In The Himalaya

A SLENDER THREAD: Escaping Disaster In The Himalaya

ISBN# 9780099279068
$24.95NZD

2000. A story on the sacred mountain of Panch Chuli of an arduous and almost miraculous survival, and of the brilliant, committed teamwork.

THE GREAT WHITE SOUTH: Or With Scott In The Antarctic

THE GREAT WHITE SOUTH: Or With Scott In The Antarctic

$49.95NZD

1921. Ponting was the photographer accompanying Scott on his last expedition to the South Pole.

SOUTH: Man and Nature in Antarctica

SOUTH: Man and Nature in Antarctica

$39.95NZD

1969. The story of the New Zealand Antarctic Research Program, embraces the whole story of a continent from its exploration and scientific investigation.

MOUNTAINEERING: The Lonsdale Library VOL 18

MOUNTAINEERING: The Lonsdale Library VOL 18

$74.95NZD

1949. A collection of 33 articles by various climbing experts.

The Lawless and The Lotus

The Lawless and The Lotus

$34.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. Travelling with only a change of clothes in an old pillow case, a typewriter & rusty speargun, Pinney's journey through the West Indies & Pacific in 1962.

With Friends In High Places: An Anatomy of Those Who Take To The Hills

With Friends In High Places: An Anatomy of Those Who Take To The Hills

ISBN# 9781845961336
$24.95NZD

2009. An autobiographical account of mountain exploration in every continent, with a focus on, not the risks, but the joys of exploring the vertical.

ANNAPURNA: The first conquest of an 8000-metre peak
New Book

ANNAPURNA: The first conquest of an 8000-metre peak

ISBN# 9780099541462
$39.95NZD

2011. With an introduction by Joe Simpson, this is the illustrated and enthralling story of the first conquest of Annapurna