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An Extraordinary Land: Discoveries and Mysteries from Wild New Zealand
   

An Extraordinary Land: Discoveries and Mysteries from Wild New Zealand (Hardback)

By Hayden, Peter; Photographs by Morris, Rod

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Our isolation has been a huge advantage. It turned New Zealand into a wild laboratory where evolution could conduct experiments that lead to weird and wonderful outcomes like the kakpo and the giant weta. More recently, scientists are discovering how little we know about the spec ...

ISBN 9781869509637
Published 3 May 2013 by HarperCollins
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Paradise Saved: The Remarkable Story of New Zealand's Wildlife Sanctuaries and How They are Stemming the Tide of Extinction
   

Paradise Saved: The Remarkable Story of New Zealand's Wildlife Sanctuaries and How They are Stemming the Tide of Extinction (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Butler, Dave; Lindsay, Tony; Hunt, Janet

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We've all heard of Tiritiri Matangi and we've all know about the Karori wildlife sanctuary. Since they were established, 50 more wildlife sanctuaries have sprung up, all round New Zealand, where control of predators has meant that endangered native birds can breed safely. Many no ...

ISBN 9781869796860
Release Date 15 August 2014 by Random House
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Going to Extremes: Adventures in Unknown New Zealand
 

Going to Extremes: Adventures in Unknown New Zealand (Paperback)

By Grzelewski, Derek

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Comprising some of Derek Grzelewski's best-published work to date, the stories in this book all explore and reveal some unexpected element of the extreme. They transport you to extraordinary, unknown and inaccessible places, and to meet a diverse range of people, some forgotten, ...

ISBN 9781869538262
Published 15 June 2014 by David Bateman Ltd
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Tuatara: Biology and Conservation of a Venerable Survivor
  

Tuatara: Biology and Conservation of a Venerable Survivor (Hardback)

By Cree, Alison

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Pick up virtually any textbook on vertebrate evolution and you will find mention of the curious reptile known as tuatara (Sphenodon). The special evolutionary status of tuatara as the last of the rhynchocephalians - one of the four orders of living reptiles - is unquestioned. Wil ...

ISBN 9781927145449
Release Date 21 August 2014 by Canterbury University Press
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Ken Ring's New Zealand Weather Almanac 2015
  

Ken Ring's New Zealand Weather Almanac 2015 (Paperback)

By Ring, Ken

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A whole year's weather forecasts in one place! The bestselling weather guide New Zealanders can't afford to be without. Farmers, fishermen, gardeners, skiers, event planners, and anyone who works outdoors or just wants to know what the weather is going to do, cannot be without Ke ...

ISBN 9781775536956
Release Date 15 August 2014 by Random House
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Auckland, Connected
 

Auckland, Connected (Paperback)

By Global Cities Institute, Aecom

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The AECOM Global Cities Institute's Auckland Ambitions Report Auckland, Connected examines how New Zealand's largest city can address the challenges and opportunities facing its development. This work centres on five key areas: economic growth, working together, transportation, u ...

ISBN 9780473211318
Published 1 January 2012
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The Catch: How Fishing Companies Reinvented Slavery and Plunder the Oceans
 

The Catch: How Fishing Companies Reinvented Slavery and Plunder the Oceans (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Field, Michael

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On November 9, 2008, near Kiribati in the Pacific, a Korean ship came alongside Tai Ching 21. The Taiwan-flagged fishing boat was eerily silent. Three life rafts were missing, and all 29 of the Taiwanese officers and Chinese, Indonesian and Filipino crew. A quest to discover the ...

ISBN 9781927249024
Published 28 July 2014 by Awa Press
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Philip's Atlas of New Zealand and the World
 

Philip's Atlas of New Zealand and the World (Paperback, New edition)

By Maps and Atlases, Philip's

ISBN 9781869712792
Published 11 September 2012 by Hachette
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Zealandia: Our Continent Revealed
  

Zealandia: Our Continent Revealed (Hardback)

By Mortimer, Nick; Campbell, Hamish

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Imagine a typical continent with seemingly endless land in all directions, diverse landscapes with broad valleys and uplands, and wide-open vistas across undulating plains, with upstanding mountain ranges far in the distance. There may be prominent features that command attention ...

ISBN 9780143571568
Release Date 27 August 2014 by Penguin
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New Zealand's Waitomo Caves : Water, Time, Light
 

New Zealand's Waitomo Caves : Water, Time, Light

By Walker Bain, Brydie

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A comprehensive history of the caves and stunning photographs from a unique perspective; both the writer and photographer are adventure cave guides with The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

ISBN 9780473227746
Published 1 January 2013
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