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Air New Zealand : Celebrating 75 Years
New Book

Air New Zealand : Celebrating 75 Years

ISBN# 9780473302511
$69.95NZD

2014. 1st edition. Air New Zealand commemorating its 75th anniversary.

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

$39.95NZD

1991. Local NZ history.

JADE RIVER: A History of The Mahurangi

JADE RIVER: A History of The Mahurangi

ISBN# 9780473081461
$224.95NZD

2001. 1st edition. Rare and collectable New Zealand local history.

AUCKLAND BY THE SEA: 100 Years of Work and Play

AUCKLAND BY THE SEA: 100 Years of Work and Play

ISBN# 9781869537005
$38.95NZD

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

KAKAHI New Zealand

KAKAHI New Zealand

ISBN# 0589007424
$89.95NZD

1972. Peter McIntryre's paintings and drawings of Kakahi - remote village tucked away in the forest-and-river King Country of NZ.

Every Bastard Says No: The 42 Below Story

Every Bastard Says No: The 42 Below Story

ISBN# 9781869795306
$109.95NZD

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.

Mau Moko: The World of Maori Tattoo

Mau Moko: The World of Maori Tattoo

ISBN# 9780670045617
$249.95NZD

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

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

$28.95NZD

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

KOHIKA : The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village
New Book

KOHIKA : The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village

ISBN# 1869403150
$79.95NZD

2004. The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village in the Ngati Awa Rohe Bay of Plenty New Zealand

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.

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

$34.95NZD

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

Beyond the Skippers Road

Beyond the Skippers Road

ISBN# 0589000063
$38.95NZD

1965. 1st edition. An account of high country sheep farming in a remote and isolated area of the South Island.

MOTAT : Museum of Transport and Technology of New Zealand

MOTAT : Museum of Transport and Technology of New Zealand

ISBN# 0600074234
$27.95NZD

1976. History of MOTAT - Museum of Transport & Technology, New Zealand

Jimmy and the Bridge

Jimmy and the Bridge

$39.95NZD

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.

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 Dress Circle : New Zealand Fashion Design Since 1940
New Book

The Dress Circle : New Zealand Fashion Design Since 1940

ISBN# 9781869621810
$39.95NZD

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

No Latitude for Error

No Latitude for Error

$49.95NZD

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.

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 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.

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.

The Keys to Prosperity

The Keys to Prosperity

ISBN# 0473000725
$47.95NZD

1981. The Centennial History of Southland Frozen Meat Limited.

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
$19.95NZD

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.

Kiwis Can Fly

Kiwis Can Fly

$64.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. Signed by John Walker, Rod Dixon and Author. The human story of the golden era of New Zealand athletics.

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.

A Clean Pair of Heels

A Clean Pair of Heels

$29.95NZD

1963. The Murray Halberg Story and the man behind the annual NZ Murray Halberg sport awards.

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.

One Man in His Time : Adventures in Medical Practice

One Man in His Time : Adventures in Medical Practice

$34.95NZD

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

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.

The Search for a Country

The Search for a Country

$43.95NZD

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

Celebrating Women : New Zealand Women and their Stories

Celebrating Women : New Zealand Women and their Stories

ISBN# 0908561199
$39.95NZD

1984. Biographies of 50 women recipients of the Mediawomen's Awards. Collectable.

The Envoy from Mirror City
New Book

The Envoy from Mirror City

ISBN# 0091616905
$39.95NZD

1985. The third book of Janet Frame's three-volume autobiography, described by Michael Holroyd as 'One of the greatest autobiographies written this century'.

The Farm and Home Ideas Book

The Farm and Home Ideas Book

ISBN# 0474000281
$34.95NZD

1985. From the pages of The New Zealand Farmer.

Bread and Roses : Sonja Davies Her Story

Bread and Roses : Sonja Davies Her Story

ISBN# 090862008X
$38.95NZD

1984. Autobiography of a New Zealand Labour Party activist. Collectable.

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.

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

A New Zealander Looks Back

A New Zealander Looks Back

$37.95NZD

1946. An autobiography covering the period 1888-1946.

Islands of the Gulf

Islands of the Gulf

$28.95NZD

1966. The best-selling and much loved Islands of the Gulf is a precious record of a bygone era, and an enchanting must-have for New Zealand households, baches and boats.

Whykickamoocow : New Zealand Place Names

Whykickamoocow : New Zealand Place Names

ISBN# 1869418077
$28.95NZD

2006. An entertaining book providing glimpses into New Zealand history through the eyes of those people responsible for naming our towns, suburbs, cities and landmarks.

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

ISBN# 9781869790660
$29.95NZD

2009. Crikey Dick is an illustrated collection of Kiwiana.

Nelson and Marlborough

Nelson and Marlborough

ISBN# 0589013378
$29.95NZD

1980. Collectible record of local history of this region.

Kiwi Afloat
New Book

Kiwi Afloat

ISBN# 0476009820
$39.95NZD

2005. Signed by Author. New Zealander Doris Coppell exploration of English canals.

Exploration New Zealand

Exploration New Zealand

ISBN# 0589006673
$29.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. The first heavily illustrated history of exploration in New Zealand.

Early Auckland City And Provinces

Early Auckland City And Provinces

$49.95NZD

1955. Early Auckland history.

The Birth of a City : Wellington 1840-1843

The Birth of a City : Wellington 1840-1843

$49.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. The history of the establishment and governance of the town of Wellington. Rare and collectable.

Scrutiny On The County

Scrutiny On The County

$39.95NZD

1986. A history of the Marlborough region.

Kaikoura New Zealand

Kaikoura New Zealand

ISBN# 0473095599
$29.95NZD

2002. A pictorial record of the Kaikoura region 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
$39.95NZD

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

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

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

ISBN# 0589008773
$29.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. The true and powerful story of a young Mary Findlay during the bitter days of the Depression in New Zealand.

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
$58.95NZD

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

Te Ao Maori : The Maori World
New Book

Te Ao Maori : The Maori World

ISBN# 9780143010302
$36.95NZD

2008. A tour of the Maori world in images and text (Maori and English) and includes a matching DVD with actors performing the haka, poi, hongi, poroporoaki, a tour of a marae, etc.

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
$39.95NZD

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

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.

The Katikati Story

The Katikati Story

$48.95NZD

1975. Centennial Souvenir Issue. Journal 53

SEARCH! A Story of Search and Rescue

SEARCH! A Story of Search and Rescue

$39.95NZD

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

Living on Shaky Ground
New Book

Living on Shaky Ground

ISBN# 9781775536888
$54.95NZD

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

The Coromandel Collection

The Coromandel Collection

ISBN# 0473006715
$22.95NZD

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

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.

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.

Massacre at Passchendaele : The New Zealand Story

Massacre at Passchendaele : The New Zealand Story

ISBN# 1869503422
$39.95NZD

2000. 1st edition. This is the full story of the military disaster of Passchendaele in World War I. Concludes with a roll-call of the soldiers who died there.

The Story of New Zealand

The Story of New Zealand

ISBN# 0474000141
$28.95NZD

1985, 1st edition

The Heart of Colonial Auckland 1865-1910

The Heart of Colonial Auckland 1865-1910

ISBN# 1869411579
$28.95NZD

1992. Looks at what is now central Auckland, but which for many years was Auckland, between 1865 and 1910.

National Parks of New Zealand

National Parks of New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1971. Pictorial record of New Zealand.

Fighting for Empire : New Zealand and the Great War of 1914-1918
New Book

Fighting for Empire : New Zealand and the Great War of 1914-1918

ISBN# 9781869538781
$32.95NZD

2014. Author's account of the First World War is a tale of learning about war the hard way, by bitter and costly experience.

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

$48.95NZD

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

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.

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2
New Book

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2

ISBN# 047303689
$39.95NZD

1996. Book 2. Signed by Author

From Top to Bottom Reinga to Bluff

From Top to Bottom Reinga to Bluff

ISBN# 0473049309
$19.95NZD

1998. New Zealand's 'custodian of country lore' recalls the whims and foibles, the inconsistencies and achievements of ordinary and extraordinary folk in this slice-of-life ramble.

Wellington Prospect ; Survey of a city 1840-1970

Wellington Prospect ; Survey of a city 1840-1970

ISBN# 456005102
$34.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. An examination of the progress made by NZ's capital over 100 years. Collectable

Tavern In The Town

Tavern In The Town

$32.95NZD

1957. The history of New Zealand's public houses. Collectable

Maori Custom Today

Maori Custom Today

$33.95NZD

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

Speaking for Ourselves

Speaking for Ourselves

ISBN# 0140078185
$19.95NZD

1986. Echoes from New Zealand's Past form the Award-Winning 'Spectrum' Radio Series

Observations: Studies in New Zealand Documentary
New Book

Observations: Studies in New Zealand Documentary

ISBN# 9780864736567
$38.95NZD

2011. From the front line of film making, this record highlights an adventurous art form, celebrating its role in a colorful country’s milestones.

Has anyone a good word for Tripoli Manu?

Has anyone a good word for Tripoli Manu?

$38.95NZD

1970. Rare and collectable.

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.

New Zealand's Heritage Series

New Zealand's Heritage Series

$49.95NZD

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

The Elingamite and its Treasure

The Elingamite and its Treasure

ISBN# 340107774
$34.95NZD

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

God's Own Country?

God's Own Country?

$18.95NZD

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

Now and Then : Te Puke 1881-1991

Now and Then : Te Puke 1881-1991

$24.95NZD

1981. Nice history collectors book.

With the Prince in New Zealand

With the Prince in New Zealand

$46.95NZD

1920. British Royal Tour to New Zealand

Land of My Children

Land of My Children

$24.95NZD

1955.

Auckland with a Touch of Magic
New Book

Auckland with a Touch of Magic

ISBN# 0473049589
$19.95NZD

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

Matriarchs

Matriarchs

ISBN# 9780140116694
$19.95NZD

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

New Plymouth Public Library : A History 1848-1960
New Book

New Plymouth Public Library : A History 1848-1960

$39.95NZD

1960. Still new. Local New Plymouth history. Hard to find

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

$28.95NZD

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

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.

New Zealand Pub Crawl

New Zealand Pub Crawl

ISBN# 0908676204
$38.95NZD

1984. 1st edition. The stories, legends, history, characters and characteristics of a lot of New Zealand pubs.

Wrinkly Tin : The Story of Corrugated Iron in New Zealand

Wrinkly Tin : The Story of Corrugated Iron in New Zealand

ISBN# 1877338702
$49.95NZD

2009. Signed by Author. This is the story of corrugated iron - how the familiar black sand on our beaches eventually becomes the corrugated iron adorning our towns.

The Governor and His Northern House

The Governor and His Northern House

$32.95NZD

1975. The official residence of the Governor of NZ.

History of the County of Hawke's Bay

History of the County of Hawke's Bay

$27.95NZD

1973. NZ history.

The Story of New Zealand

The Story of New Zealand

$19.95NZD

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
$19.95NZD

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.

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.

Walks Around Dunedin

Walks Around Dunedin

$34.95NZD

1954. From The Silver Fern Series.

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

Recollections : New Zealand Memories
New Book

Recollections : New Zealand Memories

$19.95NZD

2000. NZ History

A Great Run : One Hundred Years with the Pakuranga Hounds 1872-1972

A Great Run : One Hundred Years with the Pakuranga Hounds 1872-1972

$46.95NZD

1972. A history in two parts. Nice collectors book.

Roads to Rome

Roads to Rome

$39.95NZD

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

A guide to the Waimate Mission House

A guide to the Waimate Mission House

ISBN# 612265
$29.95NZD

1971. Vintage reference

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

The Story of Hauraki Gulf Maritime Park

ISBN# 0477061079
$28.95NZD

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.

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.

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 Penguin History of New Zealand

The Penguin History of New Zealand

ISBN# 9780670045501
$49.95NZD

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

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

The Life and Times of Sir James Wilson of Bulls

The Life and Times of Sir James Wilson of Bulls

$54.95NZD

1953. 1st 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 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.

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.

If Cows Could Fly : Tales of Waimana

If Cows Could Fly : Tales of Waimana

ISBN# 047310279X
$19.95NZD

2005.

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.

Golden Days of Lake County

Golden Days of Lake County

ISBN# 0723301948
$49.95NZD

1949. As new. The story of human endeavor that preceded, and followed upon, the discovery of gold in its mountains, rivers and river terraces.

Being Pakeha

Being Pakeha

ISBN# 0340387750
$28.95NZD

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
$19.95NZD

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

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.

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 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.

Aucklands Historic Schools

Aucklands Historic Schools

ISBN# 0959773207
$32.95NZD

1984. NZ history.

Golden Days of Lake County

Golden Days of Lake County

ISBN# 0723301948
$32.95NZD

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.

After the Freeze: New Zealand Unions in the Economy
The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

$24.95NZD

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

The Rangiatea Story

The Rangiatea Story

$28.95NZD

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

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

$47.95NZD

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

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.

Ad Lucem : Napier Girls' High School 1884-1984

Ad Lucem : Napier Girls' High School 1884-1984

$32.95NZD

1984. History of Napier Girls' High School 1884-1984.

New Zealand Natural History

New Zealand Natural History

ISBN# 9780790011875
$14.95NZD

1996. An informative pocket guide to Auckland Museum.

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

Old Ohaeawai and its School

Old Ohaeawai and its School

$24.95NZD

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.

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 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.

Baches and Cribs

Baches and Cribs

ISBN# 9780143009238
$18.95NZD

2008. A pictional journey through new Zealand favourite holiday places.

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.

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

ISBN# 0473013878
$19.95NZD

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

Lord Cobham's Speeches

Lord Cobham's Speeches

$38.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. A collection of Speeches when Lord Cobham was Governor General 1957-62. Nice collector book.

Fifty Years at Grammar
New Book

Fifty Years at Grammar

ISBN# 0908756062
$39.95NZD

1987. Signed by Author. Stories in the lives of pupils, masters and headmasters of Auckland Grammar School 1921-1972

The Heart of Auckland Yesterday Today

The Heart of Auckland Yesterday Today

$23.95NZD

Circa 1970. Pictoral record of Auckland City Center.

Turn of the Tide : Bay of Islands County Council 1977-1989

Turn of the Tide : Bay of Islands County Council 1977-1989

ISBN# 9780908817016
$47.95NZD

1990. 1st edition. Bay of Islands County Council 1977-1989. Nice NZ history collectors book.

A Land Apart : The Mount Cook Alpine region

A Land Apart : The Mount Cook Alpine region

ISBN# 058900414X
$38.95NZD

1971. The Mount Cook Alpine region. Nice NZ history collectors book.

Waimarino County & Other Excursions
New Book

Waimarino County & Other Excursions

ISBN# 9781869403911
$28.95NZD

2008. Explores memories of a small-town childhood.

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

ISBN# 0473005107
$28.95NZD

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

No Ordinary Man : The Remarkable life of Arthur Porritt
New Book

No Ordinary Man : The Remarkable life of Arthur Porritt

ISBN# 9780958283953
$54.95NZD

2008. A biography of a multi-faceted New Zealander who achieved great things in several spheres.

The Boss's Story

The Boss's Story

$33.95NZD

1966. 1st edition. The problems and pleasures of managing Mount White a New Zealand Sheep Station.

Return to Open Country

Return to Open Country

$22.95NZD

1971. People and Places Out of Town.

Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island

ISBN# 1877257036
$28.95NZD

2004. Profusely illustrated in colour, and with maps and sketches, this is an essential resource for all visitors.

Doctor In The Mountains

Doctor In The Mountains

$29.95NZD

1964. The case-history of a dedicated man of medicine, whose practice has been in the rugged and enormous ‘parish’ of the Lake Wakatipu district.

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra : The First Forty Years

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra : The First Forty Years

ISBN# 0474001482
$44.95NZD

1986. 1st edition. Provides an excellent pictorial record of the orchestra’s development and is an engaging and entertaining account of the country’s longest established performing arts organisation.

The Story of Wakatipu
New Book

The Story of Wakatipu

$43.95NZD

1968. 1st edition. Near new. The early days and growth of Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown up to the beginning of the boom era of the 1970s. Nice history collectors book.

A Southern Gentry : New Zealanders Who Inherited the Earth

A Southern Gentry : New Zealanders Who Inherited the Earth

ISBN# 0589013181
$28.95NZD

1981. An in depth look at New Zealand's landed gentry - those who made their fortunes in the wool trade in the 19th century became an ersatz aristocracy.

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.

John Robert Godley of Canterbury

John Robert Godley of Canterbury

$47.95NZD

1950. 1st edition. A biography of the leading force behind the settlement of Canterbury.

A Guide To the Rimutaka Forest Park

A Guide To the Rimutaka Forest Park

ISBN# 0477014488
$18.95NZD

1989. Dept of Conservation publication.

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

Anniversary Day Regatta 1973

$28.95NZD

Published 1973.

Musterer on Molesworth

Musterer on Molesworth

$74.95NZD

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.

New Zealand: The Real Middle-Earth

New Zealand: The Real Middle-Earth

ISBN# 9781869660598
$24.95NZD

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

Historic Wakatipu

Historic Wakatipu

ISBN# 0589004468
$29.95NZD

1974. Early Arrowtown, Macetown, Bullendale and Cardrona.

KIWIANA : Uniquely New Zealand

KIWIANA : Uniquely New Zealand

ISBN# 9780947503512
$24.95NZD

2017. Kiwiana is an essential guide for both New Zealanders and overseas visitors, identifying and celebrating some of the more colourful and durable aspects of this country’s popular culture.

Kiwi Speak
New Book

Kiwi Speak

ISBN# 9780143772231
$24.95NZD

2018. Do you speak Nu Zild? In Kiwi Speak, bestselling author Justin Brown eavesdrops to bring us an entertaining dictionary of phrases and expressions.

 Memories of Ruawai, Tokatoka and Rehia

Memories of Ruawai, Tokatoka and Rehia

$47.95NZD

1991. Signed by Author. NZ regional history.

Bishop Harper and the Canterbury Settlement

Bishop Harper and the Canterbury Settlement

$59.95NZD

1909. (110 years old) A biography of a significant figure in the life of early Christchurch and Canterbury. Rare and collectable.

Little Ships

Little Ships

$28.95NZD

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

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.

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
$28.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. Book on NZ history

Elementary
New Book

Elementary

ISBN# 9780994106469
$17.95NZD

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

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.

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

$38.95NZD

1979. An account of its history, operation and restoration. Nice history collectors book.

Auckland & Northland : Pictures from the Past

Auckland & Northland : Pictures from the Past

ISBN# 187732700X
$24.95NZD

2002. A fascinating collection of photographs for a lively look back at Auckland and Northland.

As Darker Grows The Night

As Darker Grows The Night

ISBN# 0340201991
$47.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. A lively and cheerful account of a challenging, often adventurous life far from the settled pattern of today's suburbia. Collectable maritime history.

Marlborough A&P Association : 79th Annual Show Catalouge

Marlborough A&P Association : 79th Annual Show Catalouge

$38.95NZD

1951. Nice farming enthusiasts collectors book.

Canterbury A&P Association : Royal Show Catalouge 1966

Canterbury A&P Association : Royal Show Catalouge 1966

$38.95NZD

1966. Nice farming enthusiasts collectors book.

A People's History

A People's History

ISBN# 090891220X
$39.95NZD

1992. Illustrated Biographies from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography Volume One 1769 - 1869.

Gulf

Gulf

ISBN# 0959757384
$24.95NZD

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

Farthest South

Farthest South

$47.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. A journey often on foot through southern towns all the way down to Bluff.

Wanaka Warbirds
New Book

Wanaka Warbirds

ISBN# 0790006200
$19.95NZD

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

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.

Between the River and the Hills : Waikato County Council, 1876-1976

Between the River and the Hills : Waikato County Council, 1876-1976

ISBN# 086864000X
$38.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. Tells vividly the sprightly story of the Waikato County Council and the county itself, its people and industries, from 1876, when it was constituted, to the present day.

HIS WAY : A biography of Robert Muldoon

HIS WAY : A biography of Robert Muldoon

ISBN# 186940243
$19.95NZD

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

Shit Towns of New Zealand

Shit Towns of New Zealand

$19.95NZD

2018. This very funny book describes New Zealand's towns and suburbs from the affluent to the effluent, the rural to the urinal, profiling all the best places not to visit, or heaven forbid, live.

KIRI : Her Unsung Story

KIRI : Her Unsung Story

ISBN# 0002559420
$18.95NZD

1998. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa is an instantly recognizable female face in the world of classical music.

Here They Come Again

Here They Come Again

$29.95NZD

1971. Photographs from the Muldoon era with captions, New Zealand from the 1970s.

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

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.

Christians in Khaki

Christians in Khaki

$44.95NZD

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

The Northern Club 1869-1994
New Book

The Northern Club 1869-1994

ISBN# 0473027267
$43.95NZD

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

Popeye Lucas : Queenstown

Popeye Lucas : Queenstown

ISBN# 0589002945
$34.95NZD

1969. Biography of one of NZ pioneering aviators. Nice collectors book.

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand
New Book

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand

$48.95NZD

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

Victoria University College : An essay towards a history

Victoria University College : An essay towards a history

$44.95NZD

1949. 1st edition. Rare and collectable.

Our First Fifty Years

Our First Fifty Years

$27.95NZD

1963. 1913 - 1963 Mt Albert Presbyterian Church

Hill Standing Above
New Book

Hill Standing Above

$19.95NZD

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