Default welcome msg!

NZ Non Fiction


'Other Stations Are Shit': Student Radio in Aotearoa New Zealand

From its beginnings in 1969 as a student capping stunt, student radio has gone on to become an influential source of music and culture across Aotearoa New Zealand. Fresh sounds, new talent and creativ..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

30 Queer Lives: Conversations with LGBTQIA+ New Zealanders

30 Queer Lives explores the lives, struggles and successes of LGBTQIA+ New Zealanders. The author, Matt McEvoy, notes that as a young gay Kiwi kid growing up, books about All Blacks and Sir Edmund Hil..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

50 years, 50 stories: Marlborough the region that turned the wine world upside down

Who would have thought at the beginning of 1973 that the planting of a few grape vines in Marlborough would turn the wine world upside down? Who could have foreseen the international success that woul..

Availability:

$NZ 74.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 74.99

A Bunk for the Night REVISED: A guide to New Zealand's best backcountry huts - revised

New Zealand has a huge range of backcountry huts, most of which are available for public use. Some can sleep 80 people, while others are tiny two-bunk affairs with not even room to stand up in. They a..

Availability:

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

A Dame We Knew

..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

A Different Light: First Photographs of Aotearoa

In 1848, two decades after a French inventor mixed daylight with a cocktail of chemicals to fix the view outside his window onto a metal plate, photography arrived in Aotearoa. How did these 'portrait..

Availability:

$NZ 64.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 64.99

A Kind of Shelter Whakaruru-taha: An anthology of new writing for a new world order

Sixty-eight writers and eight artists gather at a hui in a magnificent cave-like dwelling or meeting house. In the middle is a table, the tepu korero, from which the rangatira speak; they converse..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

A Life Less Punishing: 13 Ways To Love the Life You've Got

'Matt has a hilarious way of articulating an important message. Highly valuable advice for anyone.' - KIERAN READ Why is it that no matter how good things get, we still feel dissatisfied? A few y..

Availability:

$NZ 37.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 37.99

A Mingling of Hope and Fear

..

Availability:

$NZ 24.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 24.99

A New History: The University of Canterbury 1873-2023

A century and a half now separate us from the founding of Canterbury College, the institution from which the University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wananga o Waitaha evolved. In 'A New History: The Unive..

Availability:

$NZ 69.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 69.99

A Short History of Farming in New Zealand

Gordon McLauchlan continues his bestselling Short History series with an in-depth look into the history of the farming industry in New Zealand. From the early migrant farmers and regional produce..

Availability:

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Across the Pass: A collection of tramping writing

Tramping is a journey into mountainous country, across passes, along ridges, beside rivers or through forests. It is a journey also, perhaps, to discovering more about the native plants and animals ex..

Availability:

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Adventures with Emilie: Taking on Te Araroa trail in 138  life-changing days

A mother and daughter's wild journey to rediscover the wonder and restorative power of nature. "I'm here because I want to test the very limits of my own resilience and reassure myself that no m..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

After Dark: Walking Into the Nights of Aotearoa

In After Dark Annette Lees walks us into the nights of Aotearoa. In the company of bats, owls, moths and seabirds, she guides us from dusk to dawn with fascinating night stories: tales of war stealth ..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Age Less: Secrets of Living a Longer and Healthier Life

..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Alpine Panorama: A view to a climb

For lovers of the great outdoors and those captivated by the silent allure of Canterbury's alpine horizon, Andy Buchanan's Alpine Panorama: A view to a climb is a celebration of nature's majesty and a..

Availability:

$NZ 59.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 59.99

Anxiety Is A Worry

We all feel anxious from time to time, but when does the occasional worry turn into a force that prevents us from fully living our daily lives? Anxiety is a Worry is a comprehensive guide for man..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Aotearoa Handbook of Criminology

With chapters by leading scholars of criminology from across the country, The Aotearoa Handbook of Criminology represents a state-of-the-art account of crime and criminal justice in Aotearoa New Zeala..

Availability:

$NZ 99.50 Ex Tax: $NZ 99.50

Atua Wahine: The ancient wisdom of Maori goddesses

Ancient wisdom of the Maori goddesses to help you navigate the modern world Atua wahine are the Maori goddesses who make up the world around us: the earth, fire, water, moon and more. Learn a..

Availability:

$NZ 37.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 37.99

Auckland: The Twentieth-Century Story

..

Availability:

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Back on Track? The NZ General Election of 2023: The NZ General Election of 2023

The latest in the acclaimed series of election books from Victoria University of Wellington, Back on Track? is an engaging account of how we ended up with the government we have today. What ..

Availability:

$NZ 49.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 49.99

Because This Land is Who We Are: Indigenous Practices of Environmental Repossession

Because This Land Is Who We Are is an exploration of environmental repossession, told through a collaborative case study approach, and engaging with Indigenous communities in Canada (Anishinaabe), Haw..

Availability:

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Becoming Tangata Tiriti: Working with Maori, Honouring the Treaty

Becoming Tangata Tiriti brings together twelve non-Maori voices - dedicated professionals, activists and everyday individuals - who have engaged with te ao Maori and have attempted to bring te Tiriti ..

Availability:

$NZ 29.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 29.99

Being a Doctor : Understanding Medical Practice

Sometimes caring for patients can leave clinicians feeling overwhelmed with the daily tasks of doctoring. As an antidote, this book explores principles and assumptions of modern medicine seldom taught..

Availability:

$NZ 46.50 $NZ 50.00 Ex Tax: $NZ 46.50

Black Gold: The story of how the All Blacks became rugby's most valuable asset

Power, Money and the Team that Reshaped Rugby How did one of the smallest nations in the world produce the jewel in world rugby's crown? In the professional age, the All Blacks have evolved t..

Availability:

$NZ 39.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 39.99

Blue Duck Station: The land, the rivers and the people

Journey into the heart of wild New Zealand with Blue Duck Station, a captivating portrait of one of the country's most environmentally significant stations. Nestled alongside the idyllic Whanganui Nat..

Availability:

$NZ 69.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 69.99

Bluff in Wartime: By One Who Was There

..

Availability:

$NZ 19.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 19.99

Bob Crowder: A New Zealand organics pioneer

Bob Crowder: A New Zealand organics pioneer, by leading garden historian Matt Morris, tells the story of Bob Crowder's life and his role in the birth of the organics movement in Aotearoa New Zealand.G..

Availability:

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Body-Confident: A modern and practical guide to raising happy eaters

How do we encourage our kids towards healthy habits without promoting body obsession? For too long, parents have been given an impossible task: keep your kid from getting too fat, while makin..

Availability:

$NZ 37.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 37.99

Boundaries: People and Places of Central Otago

Brian Turner's name is synonymous with Central Otago – albeit a different Central – one well removed from the tourist centres and vineyards. His Central is at the boundaries; watching the local rugby ..

Availability:

$NZ 44.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 44.99

Budget Like a Legend: Hot tips to grow your wealth, from a guy who's been there

Don't want money to rule your every waking thought? Look no further. What I've learned from all this, I want to share with you: this whole budgeting, sorting out your money thing - it's not i..

Availability:

$NZ 34.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 34.99

Build for Eternity: A History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in New Zealand

Build for Eternity is a comprehensive account of the history of Mormonism in New Zealand from 1854, when its first missionaries arrived, to the present day. The book draws on the perspectives and expe..

Availability:

$NZ 69.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 69.99

BWB Text: #NoFly

"By avoiding planes for a year, I found that I had cut my carbon dioxide emissions from travel to just over 1 tonne. This was a reduction of 95 per cent from my 2017 carbon footprint from travel. It f..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: 100% Pure Future

Covid-19 has had a devastating effect on New Zealand tourism, but the industry was already troubled by unchecked growth and questionable governance that has put pressure on the environment, infrastruc..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: A Matter of Fact

"I knew, and know still, that there is good science and bad science, misinformation and reliable information, truth and falsehood, and also much grey in between . . . But being more adamant, more righ..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Abolishing the Military

In an era of escalating global conflicts, this book challenges the conventional belief that nation-states need military forces to ensure their security and contribute to international peace. As academ..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Antibiotic Resistance: The End of Modern Medicine?

In ten years' time, will antibiotics still work? Have we let bacteria get the upper hand in the evolutionary arms race?In the 1920s the discovery of the antibiotic penicillin started a golden age of m..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Barefoot Years

'The myriad of the living in all of their many forms, defunct, mutant, revenant or otherwise; traversing memory's infinite field.' Martin Edmond's Barefoot Years is a memoir in which the author attemp..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Best of e-Tangata Vol. 1

The celebrated digital magazine e-Tangata is home to some of the most incisive and profound commentary on life in New Zealand. Maori, Pasifika and Pakeha writers grapple with topics that range from po..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Beyond These Shores

In recent years, more people are calling for an independent, values-based foreign policy - and parties of all political stripes are looking for new ideas to achieve that. This book brings together a d..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Child Poverty Debate

..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Creeks and Kitchens

Widely regarded as one of New Zealand's greatest fiction writers, Maurice Gee has written virtually no non-fiction. The exceptions are the two exquisite childhood reminiscences combined here into a me..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Edge of Life

The gap between rapid scientific progress and patchy public understanding faces unprecedented challenges. Leading research scientist Mike Berridge explores this troubled ground from a rare vantage poi..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Encounters Across Time

'Story telling is an art deep within human nature.' A timely collection of writings on history, from one of Aotearoa New Zealand's most distinguished scholars. These essays bring forth important..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: False Divides

Te Moana Nui a Kiwa is the great ocean continent. While it is common to understand ocean and seas as something that divides land, for those Indigenous to the Pacific or the Moana, it was traditionally..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: First Migration

..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Fragments from a Contested Past

..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: From Paper to Platform

While global regulators grapple with tech behemoths such as Google and Facebook through evolving laws and regulations, the New Zealand government has held a laissez-faire stance. In From Paper to Plat..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Geering and God

The events surrounding the 'trial' of Lloyd Geering for heresy in the late 1960s were unprecedented in New Zealand. Charged with 'doctrinal error' and 'disturbing the peace and unity of the church', G..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Going Places

Migration and the movement of people is one of the critical issues confronting the world's nations in the twenty-first-century. This book is about the economic contribution of migration to and from Ne..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

BWB Text: Haerenga

..

Availability:

$NZ 17.99 Ex Tax: $NZ 17.99

Showing 1 to 51 of 247 (5 Pages)

Categories

Copyright © 2017 University Book Shop. All rights reserved.

Site by Myth