Default welcome msg!

NZ Non-Fiction


Rails to Cromwell

..

$NZ 89.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 89.99

Railways Studios: How a Government Design Studio Helped Build New Zealand: 2020

For many decades the Railways Department's design studios, Railways Studio, was New Zealand's 'go-to' advertiser. Its tourism and product ads appear on railway-station hoardings and billboards through..

$NZ 69.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 69.99

Ralph Hotere - The Dark is Light Enough

WINNER 2021 Ockham Book Awards - Non Fiction Vincent O'Sullivan's compelling, nuanced portrait of the great New Zealand artist Ralph Hotere brings the man and his art to life. It is already in hi..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs

Proverbs (or whakatauki) express the wisdom, wit and commonsense of the Maori people. They are of great value and inspiration to writers, story-tellers and anyone speaking in a Maori setting. Several ..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary: Te Papakupu Rapopoto a Raupo

The Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary is an invaluable reference work, providing an essential list of words and their equivalents in Maori and English. First published in 1948, the dictionary has been re..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Raupo Dictionary of Modern Maori: Maori-English. English-Maori

Contains over 50,000 concise entries divided into Maori-English and English-Maori sections. Includes all the words most commonly used by fluent Maori speakers. Features a vocabulary list with words fo..

$NZ 59.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 59.99

Raupo Essential Maori Dictionary: Te Papakupu Taketake a Raupo : Maori-English. English-Maori

The Raupo Essential Maori Dictionary is an invaluable introductory dictionary for students of te reo Maori. It features: clear, easy-to-follow Maori-English and English-Maori sections, with the Maori ..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Raupo Phrasebook of Modern Maori

..

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

Raupo Pocket Dictionary of Modern Maori

..

$NZ 32.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 32.99

Real Modern: Everyday New Zealand in the 1950s and 1960s

The decades of the 1950s and 60s continue to exert a powerful fascination, and in New Zealand, these postwar years have been remembered in popular culture as a golden age. But what was life really lik..

$NZ 74.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 74.99

Reawakened: Traditional navigators of Te Moana-nui-a-Kiwa

This book features interviews with 10 master navigators who trained under Mau Piailug (1932-2010), the legendary teacher of traditional, non-instrument wayfinding methods for open-ocean voyaging acros..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Relentless

When extreme endurance athlete, Lisa Tamati, was confronted with the hardest challenge of her life, she fought with everything she had. Her beloved mother, Isobel, had suffered a huge aneurysm and str..

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

Reptiles and Amphibians of New Zealand: A Field Guide

Illustrated with extraordinary new photography, this is the definitive field guide to all of New Zealand's tuatara, geckos, skinks, frogs, marine turtles and marine snakes. From the ancient tuatara, t..

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

Rescue Pilot

The daring adventures of a New Zealand search and rescue Pilot. 'Somewhere, up ahead, a person is bleeding, but you have to put that out of your mind. Your job is negotiating with time and space. You..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Rescue: One New Zealander's crusade to save endangered animals: 2019

Michael Willis was ten years old, already keeping rabbits, guinea pigs, frogs, possums and birds in his parents' garden and dreaming of running a zoo of his own. Then came a life-changing present: a c..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Resilient Farmer

Every day I watch my farm burn. Day after day, the sky is a relentless, empty blue. As our land dries up, all my hopes have turned to vapour, lost in that wide, blue yonder. And so begins Doug Avery'..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Richard Seddon : King of God's Own

Casting a long shadow over New Zealand history, Richard John Seddon, Premier from 1893 to his untimely death in 1906, held a clear vision for the country he led. Pushing New Zealand in more egalitaria..

$NZ 64.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 64.99

Ripiro Beach

Does DNA write our destinies? Or do the hands that nurture triumph over nature? What is it that determines who we really are? Caroline Barron's father never found his birth mother. After he dies ..

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

Rise & Fall Of The Southern Alps

..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Rise and Fall of James Busby: His Majesty's British Resident in New Zealand

One of the British Empire's most troubling colonial exports in the 19th-century, James Busby is known as the father of the Australian wine industry, the author of New Zealand's Declaration of Independ..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Rita Angus

Jill Trevelyan won the Non Fiction Award at the Montana New Zealand Book Awards in 2009 for this magnificent biography of one of New Zealands leading 20th century artists. Now back in print, this revi..

$NZ 59.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 59.99

River Rules My Life, A

The original and all-time classic of high-country station life in New Zealand Mount Algidus, the author's home, was one of the great high-country sheep stations of Canterbury, New Zealand. It occupie..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Rock College: An unofficial history of Mt Eden Prison

INSIDE THE FORBIDDING STONE WALLS OF NEW ZEALANDS MOST INFAMOUS GAOL. Grim, Victorian, notorious, for 150 years Mount Eden Prison held both New Zealand's political prisoners and its most notorious ..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Rongoa Maori : a Practical Guide to Traditional Maori Medicine

Rongoa is the Maori term for medicines that are produced from native plants in New Zealand. Use of these medicines prevented many sicknesses, and provided remedies for the sick. Rob McGowan has wriite..

$NZ 24.99 $NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Rottenomics: The Story of New Zealand's Leaky Buildings Disaster

For over a quarter century our building industry, economy and Government have failed to provide this basic guarantee: new buildings will not rot. Leaky buildings are the result of an unfortunate confl..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Salutory Punishment

..

$NZ 44.50 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.50

Samoan Dictionary   English - Samoan; Samoan - English
Saving Our Skins

..

$NZ 44.50 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.50

Scarfie Flats of Dunedin

The history of named student flats in North Dunedin reaches back to the 1930s. The authors share some of the stories of these flats, how they got their names, who lived in them and what life was like ..

$NZ 29.99 $NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Scatterlogical Wisdom: Stay strong in adversity,  laugh the socks off the many absurdities of life

Frances was born in the Wairarapa, New Zealand, in 1948--a post-war baby-boomer. She was raised in Northland. Her varied careers have included bun-running, journalism, radio presentation and tour lead..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Scene of the Crime, The

Twelve extraordinary tales of crime and punishment: a collection of true crime writing by New Zealand's award-winning master of non-fiction. A court is a chamber of questions. Who, when, why, what ha..

$NZ 27.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 27.99

Scott Base Antarctica The Early Years: A Science Technician's View of the Years 1960 and 63, including the Base's growth from its construction, and th

For two periods in the early 1960s young science technician Don Webster wintered over in Antarctica, helping build extensions to the New Zealand station at Scott Base. It was barely two years after Si..

$NZ 59.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 59.99

Seabirds Beyond the Mountain Crest: The History, Natural History and Conservation of Hutton's Shearwater
Searching For Charlie: In Pursuit of the Real Charles Upham VC & Bar

Charles Upham was the most highly decorated soldier in the Commonwealth forces of WWII, and could arguably be called the bravest soldier of the war. An unassuming stock worker/ valuer at the beginning..

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

Sh*T Towns of New Zealand

Based on the hugely popular Facebook page 'Shit Towns of New Zealand', this book describes New Zealand's towns and suburbs from the affluent to the effluent, the rural to the urinal, profiling all the..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Sh*T Towns of New Zealand Number Two

Based on the hugely popular Facebook page 'Shit Towns of New Zealand' this is a detailed catalogue of shit towns and cities across Aotearoa. Naturally, the first volume was received as a literary mast..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Shearers, The

The Shearers is a colourful account of the men and women, past and present, who have committed their lives to shearing in New Zealand. Their voices - in their own words, often brutally honest r..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Shining Land: Looking for Robin Hyde

Shining Land: Looking for Robin Hyde brings together award-winning novelist Paula Morris and distinguished photographer Haru Sameshima. It is the second in the korero series of picture books edited by..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Shirley Smith: An Examined Life

Shirley Smith was one of the most remarkable New Zealanders of the 20th century, a woman whose lifelong commitment to social justice, legal reform, gender equality and community service left a profoun..

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Short Easy Bike Rides: 62 of New Zealand's Best

..

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

Short History of the NZ Wars

..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Silver Linings: Kiwi Success Stories in the Time of Covid

The Covid-19 lockdown in New Zealand caused fear, hardship and loss. Through this time of unprecedented national hardship, however, there emerged incredible stories of hope and optimism. Businesses in..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Simplified Dictionary of Modern Samoan

Compiled to meet a need for a contemporary Samoan language resource, this title has comprehensive Samoan to English and English to Samoan sections, as well as a guide to pronunciation, a brief overvie..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Simplified Dictionary of Modern Tongan

..

$NZ 44.99 $NZ 47.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Sir Bob Charles : Biography

..

$NZ 59.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 59.99

Slippery Jim or Patriotic Statesman? James Macandrew of Otago

This is a biography of one of New Zealands most colourful and persuasive politicians. When James Macandrew arrived in Dunedin from Scotland in 1851, other settlers were impressed by his energy and ent..

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Small Blue Thing: Life on the Spectrum

..

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

So Brilliantly Clever : Parker Hulme & the Murder That Shocked the World

The brutal, premeditated murder of Honorah Parker in 1954 in a lonely park by her 16-year-old daughter Pauline and Pauline's 15-year-old friend Juliet Hulme made shock headlines around the world. Inte..

$NZ 42.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 42.99

Social Policy Practice and Process in Aotearoa New Zealand

The focus of this book is the practice of social policy in Aotearoa New Zealand. It is intended to complement and update the fourth and final edition of Cheyne et al.'s Social Policy in New Zealan..

$NZ 74.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 74.99

Somewhere: Women's Stories Of Migration

More people are likely migrating now than at any other time in history, and this is set to increase as climate change and political unrest pushes even more people to relocate. From the fleeing refugee..

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Showing 460 to 510 of 663 (13 Pages)

Categories

Copyright © 2017 University Book Shop. All rights reserved.

Site by Myth