This book depicts in words, maps and photographs, the places of special importance which Cook visited or witnessed during his journeys from 1769 until his last departure in 1777.
The locations are vividly described as they are today, and as they were nearly 250 years ago.
Fortuitously for Cook, and ..
This eye-catching book offers a national perspective on New Zealand's mid-twentieth century Art Deco heritage and explores its impact on the appearance of many of the country's towns and cities. Art Deco buildings of famous locations like Napier and Hastings are considered, but this accessible book ..
Described as 'grey ghosts' because they are seldom seen in New Zealand forests, kokako are known for their incredible song. This book delves into their world - one preyed upon by predators in a shrinking habitat. It tells the remarkable story of how the kokako, New Zealand's last remaining species o..
Are you so obsessed with getting sh#t done that you're missing out on what's happening now? Is spending too much time lost in the churn of your own mind becoming a life-suck?
We all want to be happy, healthy, have great relationships and experience a sense of purpose, but staying crazy busy, multit..
"Guts and Grace" is the history of the Christchurch City Mission. It was launched on 9 July, to celebrate the City Mission's 90th anniversary, at the Transitional Cathedral. Written by Rev Dr Geoff Haworth, the book traces the origins of the city mission phenomenon, and shows how it
was established ..