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Every Bastard Says No: The 42 Below Story

Every Bastard Says No: The 42 Below Story

ISBN# 9781869795306
$119.95NZD

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.

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

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

$29.95NZD

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

Buyer's Guide to New Zealand Olive Oil
New Book

Buyer's Guide to New Zealand Olive Oil

ISBN# 1869661079
$28.95NZD

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

The Starbucks Experience : 5 Principles for Turning Ordinary Into Extraordinary
New Book

The Starbucks Experience : 5 Principles for Turning Ordinary Into Extraordinary

ISBN# 9780071477840
$19.95NZD

2006. Contains a robust blend of home-brewed ingenuity and people-driven philosophies that have made Starbucks one of the world's most admired companies.

Lost Property : The Crash of 1987 and the Aftershock

Lost Property : The Crash of 1987 and the Aftershock

ISBN# 9780958274623
$19.95NZD

2007. 20th Anniversary Edition.

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.

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

The Story of Bell Gully Buddle Weir 1840 - 1990

ISBN# 1869340264
$44.95NZD

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.

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.

Property In Mauritius

Property In Mauritius

ISBN# 9789990322309
$27.95NZD

2009. Acquisition, Inheritance and Taxation in Mauritius

Red Alert

Red Alert

ISBN# 9781455503643
$24.95NZD

2011. How China's growing prosperity will strangle world growth.

The Keys to Prosperity

The Keys to Prosperity

ISBN# 0473000725
$47.95NZD

1981. The Centennial History of Southland Frozen Meat Limited.

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.

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.

The Virgin Way
New Book

The Virgin Way

ISBN# 9780753519882
$29.95NZD

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

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.

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

McDonald's : Behind The Arches

McDonald's : Behind The Arches

ISBN# 0553347594
$19.95NZD

1995. Inspiring, informative, and filled with behind-the-scenes stories, this remarkable saga offers an irresistible look inside a great American business success.

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 Sixty Million Muster

The Sixty Million Muster

$39.95NZD

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

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time : Triumph against all odds

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time : Triumph against all odds

ISBN# 0958212406
$24.95NZD

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

US Airways
New Book

US Airways

ISBN# 9780738596235
$28.95NZD

2013. Tells the story of the many men and women who transformed a small regional airline to become one of America s great success stories.

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.

After the Freeze: New Zealand Unions in the Economy
Toughen Up

Toughen Up

ISBN# 9781869790462
$17.95NZD

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

More Paddocks to Plough : The Life and Legacy of Graeme Thompson

More Paddocks to Plough : The Life and Legacy of Graeme Thompson

ISBN# 9780473408459
$44.95NZD

2017. The story of the man behind the behind the infamous Fortex meat business.

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.

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 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.

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

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

$39.95NZD

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

Making a Difference : Owen Glenn
New Book

Making a Difference : Owen Glenn

ISBN# 9781869799656
$29.95NZD

2012. 1st edition. How One New Zealander Created a Global Business, and his thoughts on the country's direction.

avoid GOING BROKE
New Book

avoid GOING BROKE

ISBN# 978-0-473-45528-6
$39.95NZD

2020. 1st edition. The author's experience at what it means to go through the roller coaster of dealing with a business failure and getting out alive.

It Must be Watties!

It Must be Watties!

ISBN# 1869534093
$19.95NZD

1998. 1st edition. This book tells the story of Wattie's from its humble beginnings to its multinational status.

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. 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.

CORA AND CO : The first half-century of New Zealand youth hostelling
Seattle's Commercial Aviation 1908-1941
New Book

Seattle's Commercial Aviation 1908-1941

ISBN# 9780738571010
$28.95NZD

2009. The early days recognizes the arrival of commercial airmail and the airlines, salutes the local operators, and marks Seattle's emergence as the aviation gateway.