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Nophoto
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The previously untold story of New Zealand’s iconic railway houses, of which more than 3,700 are dotted around the New Zealand landscape. As New Zealand Railways pushed the rail network about New Zealand, opening new country for development, a challen... read more

Railway Houses of New Zealand
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 New Zealand Historical

Awards:Longlisted for Ockhams Illustrated Non Fiction Award 2018  

Be it `Tipperary' or `Pokarekare', the morning reveille or the bugle's last post, concert parties at the front or patriotic songs at home, music was central to New Zealand's experience of the First World War. In Good-Bye Maoriland, the acclaimed author of Blue Smok... read more

Good-Bye Maoriland
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Traces the settlement of Skippers Canyon from when the promise of gold first attracted people to live, work, play and provide schooling in this harsh but scenic setting. It also serves as a companion guide for those venturing into the district and highlights... read more

Skippers: Triumph and Tragedy
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This title is not meant to be an autobiography or a history, it is a bit of both. What the book depicts, is the psychological strength of New Zealand soldiers and soldiering in human terms, there is nothing which the well - trained and well... read more

Regular Soldier: A Life in the New Zealand Army
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Port to Plains celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Lyttelton Railway Tunnel by exploring the politics, the technology and the human stories behind the construction of the Lyttelton Railway Tunnel – the largest single eng... read more

Port to Plains: The Story of the Lyttelton Railway Tunnel
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 New Zealand Historical

"Andrew Crowe has produced a masterful synthesis of the remarkable voyaging history of the Polynesians." Prof Patrick V. Kirch, Chancellor's Professor Emeritus and Professor of the Graduate School at the University of California at Berkeley. This book casts light on... read more

Pathway of the Birds
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Voices from the Battle for Crete is an edited compilation of 24 personal accounts of New Zealanders who took part in the Battle for Crete in World War II. It includes material from letters written home, diaries and other sources, written mostly by rank-and-file soldiers, some of whom died during the conflict.

Stand for New Zealand: Voices From the Battle for Crete
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 New Zealand Historical

These fascinating 'tales and reminiscences of the Golden Coast direct from Westland's earliest pioneers' were originally compiled by Carl Pfaff for The Diggers' Story, first published in 1914 to mark the 50th anniversary of the gold rushes that transformed this remote ... read more

The Diggers' Story
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Place names have great linguistic and cultural significance, vivifying the landscape and giving it deeper character and interest. Banks Peninsula, Lyttelton Harbour and the Port Hills of Christchurch offer a wonderfully diverse and kalei... read more

Place Names of Banks Peninsula and the Port Hills
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Since February 1908 Christchurch's Theatre Royal has been the venue for thousands of plays, recitals, operas, operettas, musicals, magic shows, rock concerts, wrestling matches, p... read more

The Theatre Royal: an Illustrated History to Mark the Centennial of the Third Theatre of This Name, 1908-2008
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A haunting, off-the-beaten-track destination, the little-known Catlins region of New Zealand is as mysterious today as it ever was. In this first in-depth look at the lives of its inhabitants, award-winning writer Diana Noonan and photographer... read more

Women of the Catlins: Life in the Deep South
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