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Settlement by sail: 19th century immigration to New Zealand

By Jackson, Gainor W

GP Publications, 1991. 48pages. Text and original paintings by Gainor W. Jackson. Paper covers. many b/w and colour illus. . 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


New Zealand's Naval Story

By Taylor T.d.

1948. 48 Illus. 337 Pages. 15 x 25cms. Good In dustjacket. dustjacket lilt torn and worn and marked. old sellotape marks to inside covers. contents clean. History & growth. Naval explorers & adventurers, the Maori Wars, the World Wars. Naval practice & policy. Alphabetical list of the more notable major naval powers warships' which have visited New Zealand - specification, history of the name & shiphistory, details of visit. Bibliography. Index..


Triumph : Ship That Hit the Lighthouse

By Johnson, D

Dunmore Press, 1981. 142pages. b/w illsu. V/Gin dustwrapper. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Port and People

By Stevenson H. K

Good. 1977. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Story of the Port of Napier 1875-1975 for the Hawke's Bay Harbour Board. 352pages. Over 100 illus including many picutres of the port, maps. plans, charts. 5 appendices. Index. .


Naval Mission To The Dominion Of New Zealand: Reort Of Admiral Viscount Jellicoe Aug-oct 1919

By Official Report New Zealand

Unsigned 59 Pages. 20 x 33cms. Paper covers missing. Naval requirements in the Far East with estimates. Administration, Personnel & Recruiting,Training & Disipline. .


Blue-water Rationale: The Naval Defence Of New Zealand 1914-1942

By Mcgibbon I.c.

1981. 61 Illus. 466 Pages. 15 x 25cms. A scholastic study of Anglo-New Zealand relations in the broad field of naval defence. The out spoken New Zealand representatives dealings with Great Britain over Imperial Defence in the Pacific, set against New Zealand's isolated position. Thediscussions and development of the main fleet to Singapore strategy, considered second best to a Battle Fleet permanently based in the Pacific. Extensively researched from New Zealand National Arcives & the Public Record Office. 3 colour maps (2fold-out). Biblio with sources. Index. EX-LIBRARY. GOOD IN DUSTWRAPPER. .SPINE A LITTLE WEAK. .


Beginnings: A History Of The North Shore Of Auckland

By Titchener P

1.00 each. 20 x 28cms . Paper Covers. Good. I. Short articles from the North Shore Times Advertiser. Much on the Devonport Naval Base. and naval arcticles. Fully illustrated. Each volume runs to 48 pages. Vol. 1, 2, 3, 6 signed, .


Navy In New Zealand

By Howard G.

1982. 170 Pages. 18 x 25cms. Good in D/W. Illustrated history covering all aspects from time of Captain Cook to present technical developments. Over 100 illus, maps, drawings. Index..


Fighting Ships Of Australia & New Zealand

By Norton F

Good. Covers Little Marked. 1958. 95 Pages. 17 x 23cms. Brief History of RAN & RNZN. Over 50 Drawings by the Author. Former official Naval War Artist of ships, insignia, flags & badges. List of Ships'. Pennant numbers. .