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The Ascent of Everest

The Ascent of Everest

$22.95NZD

1953. A detailed account of the 1953 ascent to the Everest summit.

For Love and a Beetle

For Love and a Beetle

ISBN# 1864365587
$14.95NZD

2000. A tale of two journeys, a loving marriage and an adventurous couple expanding their horizons in a VW.

Trebizond and Beyond

Trebizond and Beyond

$38.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. Author recalls his travels along the Black Sea coast of Turkey from Istanbul to Kars in his yacht.

South Col: One man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest

South Col: One man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest

$48.95 $38.95NZD

1954. 1st Edition. Best account of the first ascent of Everest.

Trimaran Against the Trades

Trimaran Against the Trades

$28.95NZD

1968. 1st Edition. Family's adventures building their boat 8,300 feet above sea level and then sailing it from Kenya to New Zealand.

The Voyages of Captain Cook

The Voyages of Captain Cook

$23.95NZD

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

A Voyage for Madmen

A Voyage for Madmen

ISBN# 073227592X
$22.95NZD

2002. Nine men set out to race each other around the world. Only one made it back.

Footprints on a Frozen Continent

Footprints on a Frozen Continent

ISBN# 45601800X
$34.95NZD

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

Captain Scott and the Antarctic Tragedy

Captain Scott and the Antarctic Tragedy

ISBN# 0841502587
$28.95NZD

1974. 1st Edition. In this fully illustrated account of the life of Capt Robert Falcon Scott.

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.

In the Teeth of the Wind: South through the Pole
New Book

In the Teeth of the Wind: South through the Pole

ISBN# 1852970669
$49.95NZD

2001. In November 1997 two Belgian explorers set out on an incredible journey to the South Pole.

Dark Shadows Falling

Dark Shadows Falling

ISBN# 0099756110
$22.95NZD

1997. In 1992, an Indian climber was left to die on the South Col of Mount Everest. Why did onlookers not hold the dying mans hand and comfort him?

Escape to the Pole
New Book

Escape to the Pole

ISBN# 9781869793999
$29.95NZD

2010. Two Kiwi guys dodge crevasses, starvation & marriage.

Mother of God: One Man's Journey to the Uncharted Depths of the Amazon Rainforest
New Book

Mother of God: One Man's Journey to the Uncharted Depths of the Amazon Rainforest

ISBN# 9780593072752
$19.95NZD

2014. An astonishing tale of adventure and survival, set in one of the world's few remaining truly wild places.

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.

Round the Horn Before the Mast

Round the Horn Before the Mast

$38.95NZD

1923. Around the world aboard a four-master.

Exploration Fawcett

Exploration Fawcett

$42.95NZD

1953. Collectable. The thrilling story of what occurred to the mystic and legendary British explorer Colonel Percy Harrison Fawcett disappeared in Brazil's Mato Grosso in 1925.

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.

The Frozen Coast
New Book

The Frozen Coast

ISBN# 1877333131
$22.95NZD

2004. Sea Kayaking the Antarctic Peninsula

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.

Assam Shikari

Assam Shikari

$48.95NZD

1970. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. A tea planter's story of hunting and high adventure in the jungles of North East India.

South: Man and Nature in Antarctica

South: Man and Nature in Antarctica

ISBN# 0589003321
$69.95NZD

1969. Signed by members of the Scott Base winter party 1971. Collectable.

 Voyage of the Victory

Voyage of the Victory

$29.95NZD

1956. 1st Edition. Famous fishing boat pirate in a sailing ketch voyage to West Africa.

Into Thin Air: Personal Account of the Mt. Everest

Into Thin Air: Personal Account of the Mt. Everest

ISBN# 0330353977
$13.95NZD

1998. The definitive, personal account of the deadliest season in the history of Mount Everest - told by acclaimed journalist, and bestselling author.

South With Scott

South With Scott

$47.95NZD

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.

Gipsy Moth Circles the World

Gipsy Moth Circles the World

ISBN# 340004843
$38.95NZD

1967. 1st Edition. Francis Chichester's 1967 single handed circumnavigation set a blazing record for speed.

Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins
New Book

Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins

ISBN# 9780099565963
$24.95NZD

2013. The story of one man and his fascination with the world's loneliest continent, as well as the emperor penguins who weather the winter with him.

Tasman Trespasser

Tasman Trespasser

ISBN# 0340227575
$52.95NZD

1977. Signed by Author. First Edition. The story of Colin Quincey rowing alone for 63 days across one of the world's most treacherous seas.