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The Keys to Prosperity

The Keys to Prosperity

ISBN# 0473000725
$29.95NZD

1981. The Centennial History of Southland Frozen Meat Limited.

Marlborough Man: A Quintessentially Kiwi Story of an Accidental Wine-Industry Trailblazer
New Book

Marlborough Man: A Quintessentially Kiwi Story of an Accidental Wine-Industry Trailblazer

ISBN# 9781775540571
$29.95NZD

2016. The true story of the rise of Marlborough and NZ Sauvignon Blanc, told by one of its pioneers, winemaker Allan Scott.

Only Two Seats Left: The Incredible Contiki Story
New Book

Only Two Seats Left: The Incredible Contiki Story

ISBN# 9780646515885
$29.95NZD

2010. The incredible story of how a simple idea with a starting capital of just 25 pounds became a worldwide travel company with an internationally recognised 'iconic' brand name.

It Must be Watties!
New Book

It Must be Watties!

ISBN# 1869534093
$19.95NZD

1998. This book tells the story of Wattie's from its humble beginnings to its multinational status.

The Virgin Way
New Book

The Virgin Way

ISBN# 9780753519882
$24.95NZD

2014. With over 40 years in business, Richard Branson is an inspiring pioneer of humanitarian projects and an iconic business leader.

The Wharf at Waterfall Bay
New Book

The Wharf at Waterfall Bay

ISBN# 9781775534563
$27.95NZD

2013. The inspiring and entertaining story of a determined young woman alone who overcame the isolation of her family farm to build a flourishing business.

 The Line That Dared: A History of the Union Steam Ship Company

The Line That Dared: A History of the Union Steam Ship Company

ISBN# 0959785302
$49.95NZD

1987. 1st Edition. A Centenary history of the Union Steam Ship Company, founded in Dunedin in 1875.

After the Freeze: New Zealand Unions in the Economy
Aerated Water Manufacturers of Eden Crescent 1845-1964

Aerated Water Manufacturers of Eden Crescent 1845-1964

$27.95NZD

1979. A History of The Soft Drink Industry Of Auckland. Volume 1.

Company of One
New Book

Company of One

ISBN# 9780241380222
$39.95NZD

2019. A refreshing approach to entrepreneurship centered on staying small and avoiding growth - maximizing happiness, sustainability and profitability.

Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup
New Book

Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

ISBN# 9781472946621
$26.95NZD

2017. The America's Cup has always been a hotbed of intrigue, spying, cheating, double-dealing and hard-fought court cases - before the boats even get on the water.

I See Red: The shocking story of a battle against The Warehouse

I See Red: The shocking story of a battle against The Warehouse

ISBN# 9780958250979
$19.95NZD

2006. Judith Bell and her husband Nelson had a a promising manufacturing business. When the Warehouse came calling with a big order, they thought their dreams had come true.

Why Businesses Fail: ... and the journey through our irrational minds

Why Businesses Fail: ... and the journey through our irrational minds

ISBN# 9780473442255
$29.95NZD

2017. As new. Take a journey through the irrational mind that we all share and see what part that mind plays in the success and failure of business.

Making a Difference

Making a Difference

ISBN# 9781869799656
$14.95NZD

2012. How One New Zealander Created a Global Business, and his thoughts on the country's direction.

From Beads to Banknotes; The Story of Money in New Zealand

From Beads to Banknotes; The Story of Money in New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1972. Rare and collectable. The story of coins, tokens, promissory notes, bank notes, and other means of exchange that have been used in New Zealand.

Buyer's Guide to New Zealand Olive Oil
New Book

Buyer's Guide to New Zealand Olive Oil

ISBN# 1869661079
$34.95NZD

2006. An essential directory of brands for anyone who wants to explore the vibrant tastes of New Zealand olive oil.

Property In Mauritius

Property In Mauritius

ISBN# 9789990322309
$27.95NZD

2009. Acquisition, Inheritance and Taxation in Mauritius

The House of Reed, 50 Years of Publishing in New Zealand

The House of Reed, 50 Years of Publishing in New Zealand

$29.95NZD

1957. The history of New Zealand/Australian publishers and booksellers, A. H. & A. W. Reed, on their 60th anniversary. 

The Sixty Million Muster

The Sixty Million Muster

$37.95NZD

1966. 1st Edition. A tribute to the sheep, to the farmers and their working dogs, and to those who process and market the fine end-products-prime meat, and spendid wool

Every Bastard Says No

Every Bastard Says No

ISBN# 9781869795306
$79.95NZD

2010. The 42 Below Story. an inspirational business story that will appeal to entrepreneurs, business students, creatives, and everyone who loves a brave - and ultimately successful - Kiwi start-up.

National Mortgage and Agency Co of NZ: The first 100 years of the

National Mortgage and Agency Co of NZ: The first 100 years of the

$44.95NZD

1964. Rare and collectable. 1st Edition. A rare and collectable history of NMA in New Zealand

The Airbnb Story

The Airbnb Story

ISBN# 9780753545591
$25.95NZD

2018. This is the first, definitive book to tell the remarkable story behind Airbnb in all its forms.

The Story of Bell Gully Buddle Weir 1840 - 1990
New Book

The Story of Bell Gully Buddle Weir 1840 - 1990

ISBN# 1869340264
$37.95NZD

1990. A lively and fascinating account of the evolution of a great NZ law firm, with many glimpses into the lives of those who shaped its course.

Sugar Workers, Sugar Town: An Oral History of Chelsea Sugar Refinery, 1884-1984

Sugar Workers, Sugar Town: An Oral History of Chelsea Sugar Refinery, 1884-1984

ISBN# 0-473-00270-1
$38.95NZD

1984. Nice history collectors book.

The Industry Behind the Shop Counter

The Industry Behind the Shop Counter

ISBN# 0473049015
$59.95NZD

1997. A very interesting company history of the iconic New Zealand 4 Square stores and the Foodstuffs Co-Op Group. Nice collectable limited edition book now long since out of print.

Man of integrity: A biography of Sir Clifton Webb

Man of integrity: A biography of Sir Clifton Webb

ISBN# 0908564414
$43.95NZD

1979. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. A biography of Sir Clifton Webb - New Zealand politician and diplomat.

Stock in Trade; Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

Stock in Trade; Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

$27.95NZD

1973. 1st Edition. The story of freezing works company R & W Hellaby Ltd.

Lost Property: The Crash of 1987 and the Aftershock

Lost Property: The Crash of 1987 and the Aftershock

ISBN# 9780958274623
$24.95NZD

2007. 20th Anniversary Edition.

Toughen Up

Toughen Up

ISBN# 9781869790462
$14.95NZD

2009. Michael Hill is an icon of salemanship and business marketing in his native New Zealand

The Day the Bubble Bursts: How to Profit from the Coming Property Slump

The Day the Bubble Bursts: How to Profit from the Coming Property Slump

ISBN# 0958230730
$19.95NZD

2004. Protect yourself and profit from the coming real estate slump.

Robert Laidlaw: Man for Our Time
New Book

Robert Laidlaw: Man for Our Time

ISBN# 9781927181003
$54.95NZD

2011. Robert Laidlaw, the Founder of Farmers.

The Croppers: Merchants and Engineers
New Book

The Croppers: Merchants and Engineers

ISBN# 978958294874
$34.95NZD

2018. History of the Cropper family in New Zealand, detailing their commercial and engineering enterprises.

A Hundred Million Trees

A Hundred Million Trees

ISBN# 0340245433
$32.95NZD

1982. 1st Edition. The story of NZ Forest Products is one of New Zealand's two biggest companies.

Throughout The East Coast - The Story of Williams & Kettle Ltd
New Book

Throughout The East Coast - The Story of Williams & Kettle Ltd

$46.95NZD

1974. Limited 6000 run. A history of an influential and successful stock and station agency and mercantile firm, which for close on a century has served the provinces of Hawkes Bay and Poverty Bay.