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Four Seasons of Country Diary

Four Seasons of Country Diary

ISBN# 0589014013
$17.95NZD

1982. Author has brought together some of his favourite New Zealand Country Diaries. The collection is illustrated by Sir Gordon Minhinnick. A very tidy humorous book.

Early Auckland City And Provinces

Early Auckland City And Provinces

$27.95NZD

1955. Early Auckland history.

Long White Cloud; Aotearoa

Long White Cloud; Aotearoa

ISBN# 9780855582937
$22.95NZD

1973. New Zealand classic.

The New Zealand Wars and the Pioneering Period: Vol II

The New Zealand Wars and the Pioneering Period: Vol II

ISBN# 0477012302
$59.95NZD

1983. Volume II. History of the formative period of Maori- European interaction.

The Keys to Prosperity

The Keys to Prosperity

ISBN# 0473000725
$29.95NZD

1981. The Centennial History of Southland Frozen Meat Limited.

One Man in His Time: Adventures in Medical Practice

One Man in His Time: Adventures in Medical Practice

$22.95NZD

1960. 1st Edition. A Napier doctor writes his autobiography.

100 Years Aberdeen Angus In New Zealand
New Book

100 Years Aberdeen Angus In New Zealand

$44.95NZD

1968. 1st Edition. A breed history of the NZ Aberdeen Angus Society of NZ.

Women's Suffrage in New Zealand

Women's Suffrage in New Zealand

ISBN# 9781869400217
$34.95NZD

1972. The definitive account of the New Zealand suffrage movement.

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

$29.95NZD

1981. 1st Edition. Centennial History of the Manchester Block.

Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Cult

Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Cult

ISBN# 9781877460302
$29.95NZD

2009. Neville Cooper started out to preach the Word and bring sinners to God, and to build a Christian utopia on earth. However, not all his followers could stomach the rule of this self-righteous man

Restoring a New Zealand House

Restoring a New Zealand House

$42.95NZD

1980. A practical guide to the conservation and restoration of traditional New Zealand domestic architecture.

The Navy in New Zealand: An illustrated history

The Navy in New Zealand: An illustrated history

ISBN# 0589013556
$19.95NZD

1981. 1st Edition. An illustrated overview of two hundred years of New Zealand naval history. Maritime enthusiasts and collectors book.

Marlborough A&P Association Catalouge: 1965 Annual Show

Marlborough A&P Association Catalouge: 1965 Annual Show

$17.95NZD

1965. Nice farming enthusiasts collectors book.

Canterbury A&P Association Royal Show Catalouge 1966

Canterbury A&P Association Royal Show Catalouge 1966

$17.95NZD

1966. Nice farming enthusiasts collectors book.

Growing Points and Prickles: Life in New Zealand between 1920 and 1960

Growing Points and Prickles: Life in New Zealand between 1920 and 1960

ISBN# 0723303142
$18.95NZD

1971. First Edition.

Marlborough A&P Association: 79th Annual Show Catalouge

Marlborough A&P Association: 79th Annual Show Catalouge

$26.95NZD

1951. Nice farming enthusiasts collectors book.

Canterbury Centennial Show Catalouge 1962

Canterbury Centennial Show Catalouge 1962

$23.95NZD

1962. Nice farming enthusiasts collectors book.

Around Christchurch by Tram in the 20th Century

Around Christchurch by Tram in the 20th Century

ISBN# 186934071X
$23.95NZD

1999. Christchurch history.

Stranger Than Fiction: The Life and Times Of Split ENZ

Stranger Than Fiction: The Life and Times Of Split ENZ

ISBN# 1869560507
$49.95NZD

1992. 1st Edition. Details the life and times of the New Zealand premier new wave band Split ENZ, headed by Tim and Neil Finn.

Scrutiny On The County

Scrutiny On The County

$19.95NZD

1986. A history of the Marlborough region.

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.

First to Care: 125 Years of the Order of St John in New Zealand, 1885-2010
New Book

First to Care: 125 Years of the Order of St John in New Zealand, 1885-2010

ISBN# 9781877514036
$59.95NZD

2009. A comprehensive history written of the Order of St John in New Zealand.

Eight daughters, three sons: Glenaray, Southland

Eight daughters, three sons: Glenaray, Southland

ISBN# 0589009001
$39.95NZD

1975. First edition. The story of George Pinckeney and Glenary Station.

A Century of Auckland Commerce 1856 - 1956

A Century of Auckland Commerce 1856 - 1956

$39.95NZD

1956. A history of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce. Nice collectors book.

The History of the Auckland St John Ambulance Division 1893 - 1993

The History of the Auckland St John Ambulance Division 1893 - 1993

$38.95NZD

1995. The history of an iconic NZ institution and public service.

Death of the Rainbow Warrior

Death of the Rainbow Warrior

ISBN# 0140097384
$39.95NZD

1986. The full inside story of the sensational bombing of the Greenpeace vessel the Rainbow Warrior in July 1985.

The Maori People in the Nineteen Sixties. A Symposium

The Maori People in the Nineteen Sixties. A Symposium

ISBN# 0582716659
$48.95NZD

1968. A social study in race relations between Maori and Pakeha in the 1960's. Nice collectors book.

National Parks of New Zealand

National Parks of New Zealand

$23.95NZD

1971. Pictorial record of New Zealand.

Untamed Coast: Auckland's Waitakere Ranges and West Coast Beaches

Untamed Coast: Auckland's Waitakere Ranges and West Coast Beaches

ISBN# 0908988117
$37.95NZD

1998. Signed by Author. Bob Harvey takes us on a personal odyssey to places he knows and loves.

New Zealand's Hidden Past

New Zealand's Hidden Past

ISBN# 047307303X
$29.95NZD

2001. An in depth look at the ancient history of New Zealand.

Kaikoura New Zealand

Kaikoura New Zealand

ISBN# 0-473-09559-9
$16.95NZD

2002. A pictorial record of the Kaikoura region of New Zealand.

Cora and Co: The first half-century of New Zealand youth hostelling
The Coromandel Collection

The Coromandel Collection

ISBN# 0473006715
$18.95NZD

1981. A pictorial record of the Coromandel region of New Zealand.

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.

Wild New Zealand from the Road
New Book

Wild New Zealand from the Road

ISBN# 9781869793494
$44.95NZD

2010. A handbook outlining the most significant features of our wilderness and introducing the key species and where they can easily be observed and experienced.

For the Love of a Place: The Stories and Cuisine of Otahuna
New Book

For the Love of a Place: The Stories and Cuisine of Otahuna

ISBN# 9781775538073
$79.95NZD

2014. Celebrating the history of a house as well as the people who made it, and then charting its rebirth as one of the country's most welcoming luxury lodges

The Stories of Bill Manhire
New Book

The Stories of Bill Manhire

ISBN# 9780864739254
$36.95NZD

2015. Collects the stories from The New Land: A Picture Book (1990) and the stories added to South Pacific (1994) and Songs of My Life (1996).

Heart of the MacKenzie: The Glenmore Station Story
New Book

Heart of the MacKenzie: The Glenmore Station Story

ISBN# 9781775536055
$49.95NZD

2014. The gripping story of an iconic New Zealand high country sheep station in the heart of the South Island's MacKenzie Country.

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand
New Book

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand

$48.95NZD

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

100 Years In Pitt Street

100 Years In Pitt Street

$38.95NZD

Circa 1966. Centenary History of the Pitt Street Methodist Church, Auckland 1866-1966.

Our First Fifty Years

Our First Fifty Years

$18.95NZD

1963. 1913 - 1963 Mt Albert Presbyterian Church

The Spirit of Coromandel

The Spirit of Coromandel

ISBN# 0474000168
$24.95NZD

1985. Looks at the rugged and beautiful wilderness of the Coromandel Peninsula.

The Way We Were: Hauraki Gulf

The Way We Were: Hauraki Gulf

ISBN# 1869581490
$18.95NZD

1995. Pictorial memories of early New Zealand

Story of Auckland in Pictures

Story of Auckland in Pictures

$27.95NZD

1971. A publication to mark the Centenary of the Auckland City Council

The Katikati Story

The Katikati Story

$27.95NZD

1975. Centennial Souvenir Issue. Journal 53

Beyond ANZUS

Beyond ANZUS

ISBN# 0473002914
$33.95NZD

1985. Alternatives for Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Seacoast in the Seventies

Seacoast in the Seventies

ISBN# 034015778X
$27.95NZD

1973. The future of the New Zealand Shoreline.

People and Places: New Lynn 1930-1940

People and Places: New Lynn 1930-1940

ISBN# 047308399X
$37.95NZD

2002. Written and photographic record of the people servicing the community of New Lynn during the period 1930-1940

Rodney: Auckland North
New Book

Rodney: Auckland North

ISBN# 9780473224028
$24.95NZD

2014. A Coast to Coast Pictorial Discovery.

The End of the Penny Section

The End of the Penny Section

ISBN# 0589007203
$32.95NZD

1973. Collectors hardcover. The absorbing story of passenger transport in the urban streets of New Zealand.

Those Were the Days: A Celebration of the Weekly News 1930s / 1940s / 1950s
New Book

Those Were the Days: A Celebration of the Weekly News 1930s / 1940s / 1950s

ISBN# 1869470354
$19.95NZD

1993. A nostalgic look at life from the much loveed glossy pages of The Weekly News.

NZ Rock, 1987-2007
New Book

NZ Rock, 1987-2007

ISBN# 9781869790004
$28.95NZD

2008. Traces the history of guitar music in NZ from 1987 until the present.

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 case.

No Latitude for Error

No Latitude for Error

$28.95NZD

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.

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

ISBN# 0473005107
$18.95NZD

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

SEARCH ! A Story of Search and Rescue

SEARCH ! A Story of Search and Rescue

$37.95NZD

1979. A history of land Search and Rescue in Taranaki. Nice NZ history collectors book.

Famous New Zealand Murders

Famous New Zealand Murders

$32.95NZD

1969. Some of the most interesting in the history of capital crime in New Zealand between 1847 and 1941.

No Remedy for Death

No Remedy for Death

ISBN# 0091052602
$32.95NZD

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

Shot in the Dark

Shot in the Dark

ISBN# 9781877505027
$22.95NZD

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

The Green Machine
New Book

The Green Machine

$29.95NZD

2012. Local Warkworth Author. A New Zealander's light hearted army exploits in the 1960's an 70's.

The Dress Circle: New Zealand Fashion Design Since 1940
New Book

The Dress Circle: New Zealand Fashion Design Since 1940

ISBN# 9781869621810
$79.95NZD

2010. It's a marvellous read and a magnificent resource, long overdue.

Last Port to Antarctica Dunedin and Port Chalmers: 100 Years of Polar Service
New Book

Last Port to Antarctica Dunedin and Port Chalmers: 100 Years of Polar Service

ISBN# 0908774370
$43.95NZD

1997. Record of the Port of Dunedin and it's association with many of the important and early expeditions to Antarctica. Nice collectors book.

Christchurch Changing: An Illustrated History
New Book

Christchurch Changing: An Illustrated History

ISBN# 0908812531
$39.95NZD

2007. Tells the story of a major New Zealand city over the past hundred and fifty years.

Musterer on Molesworth

Musterer on Molesworth

$78.95 $47.95NZD

1953. 1st Edition. Rare and collectable. Author's account of mustering on this iconic high country station. Bruce worked summers in 1928, '29 and '30.

The Golden Cobweb : A saga of the Otago Goldfields

The Golden Cobweb : A saga of the Otago Goldfields

$44.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. NZ History, Nice collectors book.

The Wahine Disaster

The Wahine Disaster

$43.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. New Zealand's greatest maritime disaster. Nice maritime collectors book.

Living on Shaky Ground
New Book

Living on Shaky Ground

ISBN# 9781775536888
$49.95NZD

2014. The Science and Story Behind New Zealand's Earthquakes

Above Auckland
New Book

Above Auckland

ISBN# 9781869664381
$39.95NZD

2015. An up-to-the-minute view of the pace of urban development in Auckland, and showcase a city of stunning scenic diversity.

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.

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

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

ISBN# 9780473128432
$42.95NZD

2007. Signed by author.

Tramping: A New Zealand History
New Book

Tramping: A New Zealand History

ISBN# 9781927213230
$69.95NZD

2014. The story of the development of tramping in New Zealand, tracing its origins to the way Maori and early Europeans engaged with the New Zealand mountains and bush.

Seasons of Erewhon
New Book

Seasons of Erewhon

ISBN# 9780143573425
$64.95NZD

2015. Captures the spirit of history as well as the distinctive story of enterprise and isolation.

Ben & Mark: Boys of the High Country
New Book

Ben & Mark: Boys of the High Country

ISBN# 9781869790684
$28.95NZD

2009. This is the true story of Ben and Mark Smith, aged eight and six, who live with their parents on Mount White Station, near Arthurs Pass.

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.

Snow On the Lindis
New Book

Snow On the Lindis

ISBN# 9781775537922
$39.95 $34.95NZD

2015. Madge Snow's story of living at Morven Hills Station on the Lindis Pass.

King Kauri: Tales and Traditions of the Kauri Country

King Kauri: Tales and Traditions of the Kauri Country

ISBN# 0908608713
$28.95NZD

1996. This is a history of the Kauri tree in New Zealand.

The Northern Club 1869-1994
New Book

The Northern Club 1869-1994

ISBN# 0473027267
$42.95NZD

1994. A history of the Northern Club in is 125 year existence.

Astride The River; A History of Hamilton

Astride The River; A History of Hamilton

$23.95NZD

1977. An illustrated history of Hamilton from the time it was a military village in the 1860s.

Tooth and Nail: The Story of a Daughter of the Depression

Tooth and Nail: The Story of a Daughter of the Depression

ISBN# 0589008773
$22.95NZD

1974. First Edition. The true and powerful story of a young Mary Findlay during the bitter days of the Depression in New Zealand.

Then and Now: Auckland, Waikato & The Bay of Plenty

Then and Now: Auckland, Waikato & The Bay of Plenty

ISBN# 1877327204
$28.95NZD

2004. A nice pictorial view of these regions.

A Book of New Zealand

A Book of New Zealand

$22.95NZD

1964. Vintage New Zealand reference with fifty-four photographs.

Changing Days and Changing Ways

Changing Days and Changing Ways

$47.95NZD

1954. Memoirs of the late nineteenth century settlers of Palmerston North and the Manawatu.

Jimmy and the Bridge

Jimmy and the Bridge

$24.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition, Signed by Author. Very collectable vintage. The story and history of the Auckland harbour bridge in New Zealand through the eyes of a young person.

The Heart of the Mahurangi

The Heart of the Mahurangi

$22.95NZD

1990. A booklet of children's interviews with ten older residents of the Mahurangi District

Annals of Early Dunedin

Annals of Early Dunedin

$41.95NZD

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

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2
New Book

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2

ISBN# 047303689
$39.95NZD

1996. Book 2. Signed by Author

History of the County of Hawke's Bay
New Zealand's Heritage Series

New Zealand's Heritage Series

$49.95NZD

1973. 12x books in the making of a nation series.

Gulf

Gulf

ISBN# 0959757384
$38.95NZD

1980. Signed by Author. Tells the story of Auckland, Thames, Coromandel

The Rangiatea Story

The Rangiatea Story

$28.95NZD

1968. Rangiatea Church in Otaki,was the oldest Maori Anglican church in New Zealand.

Built to Last

Built to Last

$13.95NZD

1997. 150 Years in the life of St Andrews Presbyterian Church

A Place on the Edge
New Book

A Place on the Edge

ISBN# 1869417178
$28.95NZD

2005. The story of the landmark building St. Matthew-In-The-City

Hot Water Country

Hot Water Country

ISBN# 0589010506
$19.95NZD

1977. Life and leisure in New Zealand's volcanic wonderland.

The Elingamite and its Treasure

The Elingamite and its Treasure

ISBN# 340107774
$23.95NZD

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

His Way: A biography of Robert Muldoon

His Way: A biography of Robert Muldoon

ISBN# 186940243
$17.95NZD

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

God's Own Country?

God's Own Country?

$14.99NZD

1973. A study of immigrants in New Zealand society. Collectors book

Coates' Tale

Coates' Tale

ISBN# 0473031825
$23.95NZD

1995. War Hero, Politician, Statesman, Joseph Gordon Coates, Prime Minister of NZ, 1925-1928

The Friendly Road

The Friendly Road

$37.95NZD

1964. 1st Edition. Recounts the AH Reed travels by foot through Otago, Canterbury, Westland and the Haast.

Island On The Skyline: Great Barrier Island

Island On The Skyline: Great Barrier Island

ISBN# 9780589004286
$29.95NZD

1971. 1st Edition. A social and family history of Great Barrier Island in the Hauraki Gulf.

The Summer Ships

The Summer Ships

ISBN# 0908563922
$189.95NZD

2000. Limited edition 187 of 750. An account of the first six ships sent out from England to New Zealand by the Canterbury Association in 1850-1851.

With the Prince in New Zealand

With the Prince in New Zealand

$46.95NZD

1920. British Royal Tour to New Zealand

Now and Then: Te Puke 1881-1991

Now and Then: Te Puke 1881-1991

$24.95NZD

1981. Nice history collectors book.

Auckland with a Touch of Magic
New Book

Auckland with a Touch of Magic

ISBN# 0473049589
$17.95NZD

2000. A look at New Zealand's largest city.

Kiwis In Khaki

Kiwis In Khaki

ISBN# 0908610983
$24.95NZD

1989. A Pictorial History of the New Zealand Soldier in World War II

Land of My Children

Land of My Children

$18.95NZD

1955.

Matriarchs

Matriarchs

ISBN# 9780140116694
$14.95NZD

1990. A Generation of New Zealand Women Talk to Judith Fyfe.

Ends and Means in New Zealand Politics
Our Countrys Story

Our Countrys Story

ISBN# B004C1DPPK
$18.95NZD

1963. A new, illustrated history of New Zealand.

Massey its Early Years

Massey its Early Years

$27.95NZD

1977. A history of the development of Massey Agricultural College to 1943.

The Governor and His Northern House

The Governor and His Northern House

$32.95NZD

1975. The official residence of the Governor of NZ.

The Story of New Zealand

The Story of New Zealand

$17.95NZD

1974. All the important facts of history, relates the romantic progress of New Zealand from prehistoric times to the coming of the Maori, and of Captain Cook.

Mountain Farm Bush Farm

Mountain Farm Bush Farm

ISBN# 0473062577
$13.95NZD

2000. The impressions of people who lived, grew up, worked on, or simply visited Kairuru - the Henderson family Erewhon, set high on the Takaka Hills.

By Design, History of the Public Works Department 1870-1970

By Design, History of the Public Works Department 1870-1970

$37.95NZD

1970. The centenary of the Public Works Department, Ministry of Works in 1970

Walks Around Dunedin

Walks Around Dunedin

$32.95NZD

1954. From The Silver Fern Series.

 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.

How the Maoris Lived

How the Maoris Lived

$28.95NZD

Published circa 1970s. The fascinating story of of the history and present day developments in NZ and the Pacific Islands.

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

ISBN# 0589000322
$21.95NZD

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

Flood Disaster 1978

Flood Disaster 1978

$22.95NZD

1978. An Illustrated Personal Account of the 1978 Otago and Southland Floods. Immaculate rare and collectible book.

Recollections: New Zealand Memories
New Book

Recollections: New Zealand Memories

$19.95NZD

2000. NZ History

Hill Standing Above
New Book

Hill Standing Above

$19.95NZD

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

The 100 Year Flood: 1978

The 100 Year Flood: 1978

ISBN# 0959755438
$19.95NZD

1978. Account of the Southland floods of 1978. Immaculate rare and collectible book.

Roads to Rome

Roads to Rome

$39.95NZD

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

Historic Wakatipu

Historic Wakatipu

ISBN# 0589004468
$24.95NZD

1974. Early Arrowtown, Macetown, Bullendale and Cardrona.

New Zealand Natural History

New Zealand Natural History

ISBN# 9780790011875
$13.95NZD

1996. An informative pocket guide to Auckland Museum.

Beyond the Skippers Road

Beyond the Skippers Road

ISBN# 0589000063
$32.95NZD

1965. First Edition. An account of high country sheep farming in a remote and isolated area of the South Island.

New Zealand Design and Decorative Arts

New Zealand Design and Decorative Arts

ISBN# 0790011204
$13.95NZD

2006. An informative pocket guide to Auckland Museum.

A guide to the Waimate Mission House

A guide to the Waimate Mission House

ISBN# 612265
$34.95NZD

1971. Vintage reference

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

ISBN# 0477061079
$18.95NZD

1983.

Early Days In the Waikato

Early Days In the Waikato

$39.95NZD

1964. A Centennial Volume celebrating the hundredth year of European settlement in the Waikato.

New Zealand

New Zealand

$37.95NZD

1962. New Zealand - The small utopia

The Archaeology of Pouerua
New Book

The Archaeology of Pouerua

ISBN# 869402928
$39.95NZD

2003. An important book in New Zealand archaeology.

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

Maori in Aotearoa New Zealand
New Book

Maori in Aotearoa New Zealand

ISBN# 9781869663988
$29.95NZD

2013. Understanding the Culture, Protocols, and Customs

Wonders of Natural New Zealand
New Book

Wonders of Natural New Zealand

ISBN# 9781869536862
$19.95NZD

2000. Showcases some of the country's best and most interesting places, plants, birds and animals.

The Penguin History of New Zealand

The Penguin History of New Zealand

ISBN# 9780670045501
$49.95 $22.95NZD

2003. By far the best general history of New Zealand in a generation.

The Life and Times of Sir James Wilson of Bulls

The Life and Times of Sir James Wilson of Bulls

$54.95 $32.95NZD

1953. First Edition. The story of Wilson and the development of his Ngaio station in the Manawatu and also his part in the establishment of the Farmers' Union.

The Architectural Heritage of Christchurch: McLeans Mansion

The Architectural Heritage of Christchurch: McLeans Mansion

$15.95NZD

1983. Journal on the historical McLeans Mansion of Christchurch.

Tangata Whenua An Illustrated History
New Book

Tangata Whenua An Illustrated History

ISBN# 9781927131411
$99.95 $69.95NZD

2014. Years in the making and containing 500 images, this is a majestic charting of Maori history from beginnings to present day.

Marsden of Maoriland

Marsden of Maoriland

$74.99 $47.95NZD

1938. Pioneer and Peacemaker. Rare and Collectible.

The Great Flood of 78

The Great Flood of 78

$22.95NZD

1978. Marked the centenary of the 1878 floods in the Clutha River.Rare and collectible.

Who Killed the Clutha?

Who Killed the Clutha?

ISBN# 0908565569
$39.95NZD

1978. The latest crisis in the colourful Clutha River Valley.

Hospital On The Avon

Hospital On The Avon

$47.95NZD

1962. The History of the Christchurch Hospital 1862-1962. Rare and collectible.

If Cows Could Fly - Tales of Waimana

If Cows Could Fly - Tales of Waimana

ISBN# 047310279X
$9.95NZD

2005.

Straight Off the Tussock

Straight Off the Tussock

ISBN# 0958252181
$29.95NZD

2005. Signed by author. The story of the Fultons, a family that has played a significant part in the history of New Zealand.

The Search for a Country

The Search for a Country

$24.95NZD

1963. Autobiography of GW Von Zedlitz, journey to New Zealand.

The University of Otago, A Centennial History

The University of Otago, A Centennial History

$39.95NZD

1969. A history of the first University to be established in New Zealand in 1869. Rare and collectible.

After the Freeze: New Zealand Unions in the Economy
Being Pakeha

Being Pakeha

ISBN# 0340387750
$17.95NZD

1985. An encounter with New Zealand and the Maori Renaissance.

Bishop in the Dock: The Sedition Trial of James Liston

Bishop in the Dock: The Sedition Trial of James Liston

ISBN# 1869401603
$17.95NZD

1997. The story of New Zealand's history, where the ethnic and religious tensions were a feature of colonial life.

The Waimate Mission Station

The Waimate Mission Station

ISBN# 472441
$32.95NZD

1962. Nice collectors book.

Images of the Hauraki Gulf

Images of the Hauraki Gulf

ISBN# 0340519649
$24.95NZD

1990.

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.

ANZAC: The Story of the Anzac Soldier

ANZAC: The Story of the Anzac Soldier

ISBN# 9780450006722
$34.95NZD

1971. This is the story of Australian and New Zealand soldiers.

Aucklands Historic Schools

Aucklands Historic Schools

ISBN# 0959773207
$32.95NZD

1984. NZ history.

The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

$22.95NZD

1964. History of early pioneers of the Wakatipu Lake District.

Farthest South

Farthest South

$33.95NZD

1953. A journey often on foot through southern towns all the way down to Bluff.

History of the River Thames NZ

History of the River Thames NZ

$48.95NZD

1967. Includes sections on mines and hotels with illustrated folder maps. Rare and collectible.

Old Ohaeawai and its School

Old Ohaeawai and its School

$17.95NZD

1988. Old Ohaeawai and its school. Collectable.

Nga Morehu: The Survivors

Nga Morehu: The Survivors

ISBN# 0195581350
$29.95NZD

1987. Examines the roles traditionally played by women in Maori society and the experiences that eight women have in common.

Golden Days of Lake County

Golden Days of Lake County

ISBN# 0723301948
$42.95NZD

1962. Signed by Author. The story of human endeavor that preceded, and followed upon, the discovery of gold in its mountains, rivers and river terraces.

New Zealand Official Year Book 1967

New Zealand Official Year Book 1967

$42.95NZD

1967. Collectable

Parliament the Land and the Buildings from 1840
New Book

Parliament the Land and the Buildings from 1840

ISBN# 0478040008
$19.95NZD

1988. A brief history of the building on Parliament Grounds.

Auckland
New Book

Auckland

ISBN# 000217569X
$19.95NZD

1985. Photo book of Auckland City.

The memoirs of Millicent Baxter

The memoirs of Millicent Baxter

ISBN# 0908561113
$69.95NZD

1981. New Zealand Biography

The Lure of New Lands
New Book

The Lure of New Lands

ISBN# 9780908608539
$37.95NZD

2004. New Zealand's early history as seen by immigrants in the 1850s

New Zealand: The Real Middle-Earth

New Zealand: The Real Middle-Earth

ISBN# 9781869660598
$19.95NZD

2004. A tour of New Zealand's most superb scenic locations

Maori Myths & Legendary Tales
New Book

Maori Myths & Legendary Tales

ISBN# 1877246107
$28.95NZD

1999. Myths and Legends told about the Maori people and culture.

Auckland by the Sea: 100 Years of Work and Play

Auckland by the Sea: 100 Years of Work and Play

ISBN# 9781869537005
$24.95NZD

2007. The development of the Auckland isthmus coastline for work and pleasure over the 100 years before World War II.

Our Nation's Story: Standard V.

Our Nation's Story: Standard V.

$47.95NZD

1955. A course of British history, designed to meet the requirements of the NZ primary school syllabus for Standard V

The Heart of Auckland Yesterday Today

The Heart of Auckland Yesterday Today

$21.95NZD

Circa 1970. Pictoral record of Auckland City Center.

Auckland 1840 - 1920

Auckland 1840 - 1920

$47.95NZD

1920. Pictorial record of early days of Auckland 1840 - 1920. Nice collectors book.

Auckland City and Suburbs - 62 Views

Auckland City and Suburbs - 62 Views

$54.95NZD

Circa 1900. Pictorial record of Auckland. Nice rare collectors book.

Views of Auckland City

Views of Auckland City

$48.95NZD

Circa 1940's. B&W photographs of Auckland City post the Great War.

Sing As We Go: The Story of the Kiwi Concert Party, 1941-43

Sing As We Go: The Story of the Kiwi Concert Party, 1941-43

$29.95NZD

1944. 1st Edition. History of the the Kiwi concert party through the Tripoli, Malta, Crete, Tunisia, the Middle East during WWII.

The Peace Recipe Book

The Peace Recipe Book

$37.95NZD

1914. Rare and collectable cook book. An effort of a returned soldiers wife.

Christians in Khaki

Christians in Khaki

$37.95NZD

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

The New Zealand Index

The New Zealand Index

$69.95 $39.95NZD

1915. A valuable handbook to everyplace in New Zealand. Rare & Collectable.

White out! Michael Guy's true account of Air New Zealand's DC-10 crash on Mount Erebus.
Air New Zealand: Celebrating 75 Years
New Book

Air New Zealand: Celebrating 75 Years

ISBN# 9780473302511
$44.95NZD

2014. Air New Zealand commemorating its 75th anniversary.

Words On Wings: An Anthology of New Zealanders in Flight

Words On Wings: An Anthology of New Zealanders in Flight

ISBN# 186950464X
$15.95NZD

2004. A fascinating collection of aviation stories brings together a selection of the best writing by and about Kiwis with wings. 

Civil Aviation in New Zealand: An Illustrated History

Civil Aviation in New Zealand: An Illustrated History

ISBN# 0589009052
$37.95NZD

1976. Comprehensive study of the development of civil aviation in NZ.

Aerial Circles: 50 years of NZ aviation 1935-1985

Aerial Circles: 50 years of NZ aviation 1935-1985

$19.95NZD

1985. Signed by Author.

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

$27.95NZD

1977. Volume 1. Nice account of local NZ history.

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.

Power and Sail

Power and Sail

$23.95NZD

1975. Vintage guide to Yachting and Boating in New Zealand

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

$18.95NZD

Published 1973.

Little Ships

Little Ships

$28.95NZD

1940. 1st Edition. Details New Zealand’s yachting fleet from the earliest recorded events to the year 1940.

New Zealand Coastal Passenger Ships
New Book

New Zealand Coastal Passenger Ships

ISBN# 0477000142
$19.95NZD

1989. 1st Edition. A collection of photographs from the Wellington Harbour Board Maritime Museum Collection 2.

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.

The Naked Rower: How Two Kiwis Took on the Atlantic - and Won!

The Naked Rower: How Two Kiwis Took on the Atlantic - and Won!

ISBN# 1869587669
$17.95NZD

2011. Rob Hamill & Phil Stubbs were the winners of the 1998 Transatlantic Double Handed Rowing Challenge. Their victory elevated them to hero status both in New Zealand & around the world.

The Story Of The British Nation, Standard 3

The Story Of The British Nation, Standard 3

$47.95NZD

1921. A course of British history, designed to meet the requirements of the NZ primary school syllabus for Standard 3.

Bay of Plenty Rotorua Walks

Bay of Plenty Rotorua Walks

ISBN# 0868640662
$28.95NZD

1983. Maps, picture, descriptions and history.

Mau Moko: The World of Maori Tattoo
New Book

Mau Moko: The World of Maori Tattoo

ISBN# 9780670045617
$197.95NZD

2007. A magnificently illustrated book is the closest there has ever been to a complete book on moko.

Maori Religion And Mythology Part 1

Maori Religion And Mythology Part 1

ISBN# 9781877385056
$87.95NZD

2005. An account of the cosmogony, anthropogeny, religious beliefs and rites, magic and folk lore of the Maori folk of New Zealand.

HOTERE
New Book

HOTERE

ISBN# 9780473139704
$139.95NZD

2008. Ralph Hotere is widely regarded as one of the country's most significant painters.

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.

The Island of Kawau : A Record descriptive and historical

The Island of Kawau : A Record descriptive and historical

$42.95NZD

1919. History of Kawau Island.

The Prehistory of the Southern Wairarapa

The Prehistory of the Southern Wairarapa

$32.95NZD

1980. A study of this area north of Wellington which suggests a series of 7 cultural periods, spanning AD1100 to AD1853.

Apirana Ngata E Tipu e Rea

Apirana Ngata E Tipu e Rea

$54.95 $48.95NZD

1988. Te Kete Raukura series. Rare and collectable.

The Fixed and the Fickle : Religion and Identity in New Zealand

The Fixed and the Fickle : Religion and Identity in New Zealand

$47.95NZD

1982. A study of the effect of religion on the identity of the native Maori pre-European then post-European, and the effect on race relations.