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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 slipcase.

The Voyages of Captain Cook

The Voyages of Captain Cook

$29.95NZD

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

The Peace Recipe Book

The Peace Recipe Book

$39.95NZD

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

A Very Good Business : 100 Years of James Hardie Industries
New Book

A Very Good Business : 100 Years of James Hardie Industries

ISBN# 0959677550
$29.95NZD

1987. The story of One Hundred Years of James Hardie Industries

South Pacific Enterprise : The Colonial Sugar Refining Company Ltd

South Pacific Enterprise : The Colonial Sugar Refining Company Ltd

$57.95NZD

1956. The story of a large industrial organisation against a background of the varied and colourful sugar industry.

Jump Start : The ultimate adrenaline rush!
New Book

Jump Start : The ultimate adrenaline rush!

ISBN# 1869418425
$38.95NZD

2006. A rollercoaster ride through AJ's life and a motivational story about following your passion and creating the perfect life.

Shot in the Dark

Shot in the Dark

ISBN# 9781877505027
$44.95NZD

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

No Remedy for Death

No Remedy for Death

ISBN# 0091052602
$39.95NZD

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

New Zealand Travel Guide

New Zealand Travel Guide

$49.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. An all-inclusive travel guide for both domestic and overseas visitors reflects much about NZ in the 1950's. Collectable.

Marsden of Maoriland

Marsden of Maoriland

$59.95NZD

1938. Pioneer and Peacemaker. Rare and Collectible.

Icons Nga Taonga: From the Collections of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
New Book

Icons Nga Taonga: From the Collections of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

ISBN# 090901096X
$69.95NZD

2004. Presents items from the collection held by Te Papa Tongarewa, the Museum of New Zealand.

The Beauty of Otago

The Beauty of Otago

ISBN# 0908598009
$29.95NZD

1979. Nice NZ or local history collectors book.

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

ISBN# 9781869790660
$29.95NZD

2009. Crikey Dick is an illustrated collection of Kiwiana.

Bob Jones Letters

Bob Jones Letters

ISBN# 000216566X
$29.95NZD

1982. One of many titles by renowned businessman Bob Jones.

Long White Cloud; Aotearoa

Long White Cloud; Aotearoa

ISBN# 9780855582937
$37.95NZD

1973. New Zealand classic.

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.

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2
New Book

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2

ISBN# 047303689
$39.95NZD

1996. Book 2. Signed by Author

Annals of Early Dunedin

Annals of Early Dunedin

$49.95NZD

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

Some Other Country : New Zealand's Best Short Stories

Some Other Country : New Zealand's Best Short Stories

ISBN# 0048200182
$17.95NZD

1984. A collection of stories from the body of New Zealand writing that began with the work of the young expatriate writer, Katherine Mansfield.

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

ISBN# 0589000322
$28.95NZD

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

Christians in Khaki

Christians in Khaki

$44.95NZD

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

By Batons and Barbed Wire: A Response to the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

By Batons and Barbed Wire: A Response to the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

ISBN# 0473001128
$57.95NZD

1983. Nice rugby or history enthusiasts book. Rare and collectable.

The Wahine Disaster

The Wahine Disaster

$48.95NZD

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

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

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

ISBN# 9780473128432
$46.95NZD

2007. Signed by author.

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.

Soldier Five: The Real Story of the Bravo Two Zero Mission

Soldier Five: The Real Story of the Bravo Two Zero Mission

ISBN# 0476000904
$25.95NZD

2004. The SAS Book the British Government tried to ban.

We Will Remember Them: Tales of the Kiwis Old and New

We Will Remember Them: Tales of the Kiwis Old and New

$47.95NZD

Circa 1940s. Verse and prose sketches of ANZAC military life in the Second World War.

A Sacrificial Pawn
New Book

A Sacrificial Pawn

ISBN# 9780958292399
$29.95NZD

2011. A memoir that tells the amazing story of Peter's experiences in World War II, when he was captured by the Japanese.

The Big Show : New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe
New Book

The Big Show : New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe

ISBN# 9781869403652
$49.95NZD

2006. An expansive oral-history project recently undertaken by the New Zealand government provides these 13 eyewitness accounts of World War II.

Sea in my Blood

Sea in my Blood

ISBN# 0473063905
$39.95NZD

1999. Harry Julian was for decades one of the Auckland's harbour's most notable characters.

Dot Queen of Riverstone Castle

Dot Queen of Riverstone Castle

ISBN# 9781775535430
$38.95NZD

2014. Collectable. Dot and her husband Neil moved to Riverstone over 30 years ago, when it was still ‘a gravel pit'. Now, after years of hard yakka, they own six dairy farms running over 4000 cows.

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

$18.95NZD

Published 1973.

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.

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.

New Zealanders In The Air War

New Zealanders In The Air War

$47.95NZD

1945. Collectable. The first historical and biographical book on the New Zealand squadrons and pilots who fought with the RNZAF in WWII.

Power and Sail

Power and Sail

$29.95NZD

1975. Vintage guide to Yachting and Boating in New Zealand

Catalina Dreaming

Catalina Dreaming

ISBN# 0908990391
$24.95NZD

1996. 1st Edition. The story of one man's dream to bring to New Zealand a unique and historic WWII

Wanaka Warbirds
New Book

Wanaka Warbirds

ISBN# 0790006200
$19.95NZD

1998. Sir Tim Wallis’s Alpine Fighter Collection at Wanaka. Aviation enthusiasts book.

Warbirds Over Wanaka: The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow

Warbirds Over Wanaka: The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow

ISBN# 0790007495
$14.95NZD

2000. The Official Record of the 2000 Airshow. Aviation enthusiasts book.

Warbirds

Warbirds

ISBN# 1869488334
$27.95NZD

2000. The Alpine Fighter Collection at Wanaka. Aviation enthusiasts book.

The Golden Age of New Zealand Flying Boats

The Golden Age of New Zealand Flying Boats

ISBN# 1869412990
$89.95NZD

1997. For more than three decades, flying boats dominated New Zealand aviation. Nice aviation collectors book.

Dunnies, Dykes and Longdrops

Dunnies, Dykes and Longdrops

ISBN# 0908676107
$12.95NZD

1984. A humorous book for those who think they've seen everything.

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time: Triumph against all odds

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time: Triumph against all odds

ISBN# 0958212406
$22.95NZD

1999. The history of the Farmers company and the development of New Zealand industry in the first 50 years of the 20th century.

Yeah Right
New Book

Yeah Right

ISBN# 1869710460
$14.95NZD

2005. A compilation of the enormously popular Tui 'Yeah Right' billboards, endorsed by the Ministry of Culture for New Zealand

Elementary
New Book

Elementary

ISBN# 9780994106469
$17.95NZD

2016. A murder mystery worthy of Sherlock Holmes. It even has a Watson.

Maori Legends

Maori Legends

$39.95NZD

1972. Behind the scenes of Maori belief in the supernatural.

Maori Custom Today

Maori Custom Today

$33.95NZD

1971. Maori Customs and traces them back to their origins.

Legends of Rotorua and the Hot Lakes

Legends of Rotorua and the Hot Lakes

$48.95NZD

1958. Rare and collectable. The Thermal Region of Rotorua is the home of legends and fantasy.

Fantastica: The World of Leo Bensemann
New Book

Fantastica: The World of Leo Bensemann

ISBN# 1869404718
$212.95NZD

2011. Fantastica is the first book to survey the life and work of Leo Bensemann (1912-1986), one of the most remarkable New Zealanders of his generation. Out of print and collectable.

A New Zealand Christmas
New Book

A New Zealand Christmas

ISBN# 9781869621599
$49.95NZD

2008. Three Centuries of Kiwi Christmas Celebrations from the Alexander Turnbull Library.

Hail Otago

Hail Otago

$27.95NZD

1948. A History in lighter vein of the Otago Province. Rare and collectable.

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

$19.95NZD

1962. 1st Edition. The author takes a leisurely walk across the widest part of New Zealand.

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

ISBN# 0473013878
$18.95NZD

1991. Signed by author. Collection of short stories written about trips and excursions of the Papakura and Districts Historical Society.

The NZ Cartoon Annual

The NZ Cartoon Annual

ISBN# 01120387
$14.95NZD

1982.

Salmon Country
New Book

Salmon Country

ISBN# 0002169754
$34.95NZD

1980. 1st Edition. Salmon fishing in New Zealand – the practical where, when and how of the sport, and its history, biology and economic significance.

Antarctica

Antarctica

$46.95NZD

1964. 1st Edition. The official account of the NZ Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1955/58 led by Sir Edmund Hillary. Nice collectors book.

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.

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.

With the Prince in New Zealand

With the Prince in New Zealand

$46.95NZD

1920. British Royal Tour to New Zealand

Walks Around Dunedin

Walks Around Dunedin

$32.95NZD

1954. From The Silver Fern Series.

Hill Standing Above
New Book

Hill Standing Above

$19.95NZD

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

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.

New Zealand Design and Decorative Arts

New Zealand Design and Decorative Arts

ISBN# 0790011204
$13.95NZD

2006. An informative pocket guide to Auckland Museum.

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

ISBN# 0477061079
$18.95NZD

1983.

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

Who Killed the Clutha?

Who Killed the Clutha?

ISBN# 0908565569
$39.95NZD

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

Auckland
New Book

Auckland

ISBN# 000217569X
$19.95NZD

1985. Photo book of Auckland City.