Wheelers Books
Show navigation
Hide navigation
Sections
Children's South Pacific Books Categories
Adult & General Audience South Pacific Books Categories
By Publication Date
By Latest Addition

Books published by Victoria University Press

Total 393 Detail View List View Gallery
«‹ previous12345...next ›»
jump to: go showing in stock and locally sourced titles, and sorted by popularity (top selling titles).
Calls to Arms: New Zealand Society and Commitment to the Great War
  

Calls to Arms: New Zealand Society and Commitment to the Great War (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Loveridge, Steven

  • RRP: $40.00
  • ONLY $36.00
  • Save $4.00

During the First World War, New Zealand society committed itself to a war effort the intensity of which can be glimpsed in the wealth spent, the extraordinary legislation passed, the emotions evoked and the enlistment of near 10 per cent of the country's population in the armed f ...

ISBN 9780864739674
Release Date 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Pre-order title (not yet released/available) and will ship once released.
View details for this title
Us, Then
 

Us, Then (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By O'Sullivan, Vincent

  • RRP: $28.00
  • ONLY $25.20
  • Save $2.80
ISBN 9780864738929
Published 5 July 2013 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Usually ships 5-14 working days – Title is showing as available from publisher
View details for this title
The Critic's Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971-2013
  

The Critic's Part: Wystan Curnow Art Writings 1971-2013 (Hardback)

By Curnow, Wystan; Edited by Barton, Christina; Leonard, Robert; With Sleigh, Thomasin

  • RRP: $80.00
  • ONLY $72.00
  • Save $8.00

Wystan Curnow is New Zealand's longest-serving and, arguably, most important art critic. This edited collection brings together a selection of his art writings from 1971 to 2013 to provide the first comprehensive overview of his practice. Selectively drawing on his considerable o ...

ISBN 9780864739322
Release Date 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Pre-order title (not yet released/available) and will ship once released.
View details for this title
Sleeping on Horseback
  

Sleeping on Horseback (Paperback)

By Samuel, Frances

  • RRP: $25.00
  • ONLY $22.50
  • Save $2.50

'A hundred years are but a moment of sleep,' writes Po, still riding. In her first collection, Frances Samuel leads us into the lives of characters we have not met before in New Zealand poetry. A man with a snorkel trawls fountains for coins; a vending machine produces a sailboat ...

ISBN 9780864739728
Release Date 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Pre-order title (not yet released/available) and will ship once released.
View details for this title
How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War
 

How We Remember: New Zealanders and the First World War (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Ferrall, Charles; Ricketts, Harry

  • RRP: $40.00
  • ONLY $36.00
  • Save $4.00

Essays by a raft of historians, writers and other prominent figures reflect on our different forms of remembering and re-membering, what we have cherished and valued, forgotten and ignored, constructed and reframed"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9780864739353
Published 2 May 2014 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Usually ships 5-14 working days – Title is showing as available from publisher
View details for this title
Rough on Women: Abortion in 19th-Century New Zealand
 

Rough on Women: Abortion in 19th-Century New Zealand (Paperback)

By Sparrow, Margaret

  • RRP: $40.00
  • ONLY $36.00
  • Save $4.00

Stories of abortion in 19th-century New Zealand, from newspaper accounts, court records and coroner's reports"--Publisher information.

ISBN 9780864739360
Published 4 July 2014 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Usually ships 5-14 working days – Title is showing as available from publisher
View details for this title
The Grass Catcher: A Digression About Home
  

The Grass Catcher: A Digression About Home (Hardback)

By Wedde, Ian

  • RRP: $40.00
  • ONLY $36.00
  • Save $4.00

From early childhood in post-war Blenheim to the remote regions of Bangladesh, from an English boarding school to 1960s Auckland, from Jordan during the civil war of 1969-70 to family homes full of children, this dazzling book traces the many shifts in Ian Wedde's life. Haunted b ...

ISBN 9780864739384
Release Date 5 September 2014 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Pre-order title (not yet released/available) and will ship once released.
View details for this title
Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance
  

Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance (Trade Paperback/Paperback, Reprinted edition)

Edited by Hohaia, Te Miringa; O'Brien, Gregory; Strongman, Lara

  • RRP: $49.99
  • ONLY $44.99
  • Save $5.00

Includes more than 120 paintings, written accounts, and photographs from the time, following the English invasion in 1881. This work chronicles the story of brave leaders Te Whiti o Rongomai and Tohu Kakahi, and celebrates the strength and spirit of the Parihaka community, even u ...

ISBN 9780864735201
Published 1 November 2005 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age All ages
Usually ships 5-14 working days – Title is showing as available from publisher
View details for this title
Mr Ambassador: Memoirs of Sir Carl Berendsen
  

Mr Ambassador: Memoirs of Sir Carl Berendsen (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Templeton, Hugh

  • RRP: $40.00
  • ONLY $36.00
  • Save $4.00

Sir Carl Berendsen (1890-1973) was the founder of New Zealand foreign policy. He was a dynamic thinker, a gifted writer, an outstanding administrator and a considerable orator. Few civil servants before or since have addressed both Cabinet and Parliament; few have made or been in ...

ISBN 9780864735843
Published 6 February 2009 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age Young Adults
Usually ships 5-14 working days – Title is showing as available from publisher
View details for this title
Bloodclot
  

Bloodclot (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Avia, Tusiata

  • RRP: $25.00
  • ONLY $22.50
  • Save $2.50

Blending Samoan oral tradition and myths with the author's own life, this provocative, confrontational collection of poetry explores the experience of living in the South Pacific.

ISBN 9780864735935
Published 6 February 2009 by Victoria University Press
Interest Age Young Adults
Usually ships 5-14 working days – Title is showing as available from publisher
View details for this title
Total 393 Detail View List View Gallery «‹ previous12345...next ›»

Index by Publisher Name