A guide and gift book in equal measure, this treasure of a book pays homage to New Zealand's native plant species.
The Meaning of Trees tells the story of plants and people in Aotearoa New Zealand. Beautifully illustrated wit... read more

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: 9781775541301
: HarperCollins Publishers New Zealand
: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
: 2.9 Centimeters X 19.8 Centimeters X 25.3 Centimeters
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: Robert Vennell
: Hardback
: 256
: books
The Meaning of Trees: The History and Use of New Zealand's Native Plants
$55.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Medicine

• Authoritative account of New Zealand plastic surgeon Archibald McIndoe and his pioneering work in the Second World War • Celebrates the legendary Guinea Pig Club he formed • Inspiring, moving story with new foreword by Prince Harry 
“Mayhew is to ... read more

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: 9781784383213
: Greenhill Books
: Chatham Publishing
: ---length:- '15.6'width:- '23.4'units:- Centimeters
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: E. R. Mayhew
: Paperback
: 940.547541
: 240
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The Guinea Pig Club
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
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'A beautiful little book by a brilliant mind' Steven Poole, DAILY TELEGRAPH
The world-famous cosmologist and #1 bestselling author of A Brief History of Time leaves us with his final thoughts on the universe's biggest questions in t... read more

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: 9781473695986
: Hodder & Stoughton
: John Murray
: ---length:- '22.2'width:- '13.8'units:- Centimeters
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: Stephen Hawking
: Hardback
: 1
: English
: 530.092
: 256
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Brief Answers to the Big Questions: Stephen Hawking (HB)
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 Nature

The history-making, ground-breaking speeches of Greta Thunberg, the young activist who has become the voice of a generation
'Everything needs to change. And it has to start today'
In August 2018 a fifteen-year-old Swedish girl, Greta Thunberg, decide... read more

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: 9780141991740
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: ---length:- '16.1'width:- '11.1'units:- Centimeters
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: Greta Thunberg
: Paperback
: 1906
: English
: 363.70092
: 80
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No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference
$8.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Nature

Series:Welcome to the Museum

Animalium presents the animal kingdom in glorious detail with illustrations from Katie Scott, an unparalleled new talent.
 
Welcome to the Museum is a series of books set on the "walls" of the printed page, showcasing the world's finest collections of ob... read more

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: 9781760061975
: Bonnier Publishing Australia
: Five Mile
: 37.00 cmmm X 27.00 cmmm
: Australia
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: Jenny Broom (Editor); Katie Scott (Editor)
: Hardback
: 1014
: Katie Scott
: en
: 590
: 112
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Animalium (Welcome to the Museum)
$42.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

'The bottom line question is: what actions in this time period are truly vital, and will we take them?'  Our climate is changing, in ways that will have long-term impacts for us and for our children.  Yet still we fail t... read more

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: 9780908321414
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Ralph Chapman
: Paperback
: books
Time of Useful Consciousness : Acting Urgently on Climate Change (BWB Texts)
$15.00(NZD) inc GST
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A journey through 55 alternative realities, parallel worlds and possible futures. It's lucky you're here. But for a series of incredible coincidences and roads not taken, your life could b... read more

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: 9781473628618
: Hodder & Stoughton
: John Murray
: 19.80 cmmm X 12.90 cmmm
: United Kingdom
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: New Scientist
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: 500
: 272
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The Universe Next Door: A Journey Through 57 Alternative Realities, Parallel Worlds and Possible Futures
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Nature

Reading Level:very good

The state of New Zealand's freshwater has become an urgent public issue in recent years. From across the political spectrum, concern is growing about the pollution of New Zealand's rivers and streams. We all know they need fixing. But how do we d... read more

Description: 'It strikes me with great clarity that if you look at the problems in isolation they each seem intractable; but when you grasp that there could be one single solution, then suddenly there is a glimpse of light at the end of the tunne... read more

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: 9781988545431
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
Special Fields
: Mike Joy
: Paperback
: 363.73940993
: 200
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Mountains to Sea: Solving New Zealand's Freshwater Crisis
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 Physical Sciences

Reading Level:4 Science

Jupiter: The Ruthless One - Mars: The Doomed One - Sun: The Fiery One - Saturn: The Beautiful One - Pluto: The Mysterious One Professor Brian Cox is back with another insightful and mind-blowing exploration of space.
This time he shows us our solar system as we've never seen it... read more

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: 9780007488841
: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
: William Collins
: 1.5 Centimeters X 22.6 Centimeters X 28.6 Centimeters
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: Professor Brian Cox; Andrew Cohen
: Hardback
: 1904
: English
: 523.2
: 400
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The Planets
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Physical Sciences

This award-winning book explores the dynamic worlds of New Zealand and the submerged realm of Zealandia, their natural geological wonders, bounties and dangers. In acknowledging the achievements of New Zealand's geoscientists, from the founding of the country through ... read more

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: 9781877480478
: Geoscience Society of New Zealand
: Geoscience Society of New Zealand
: 245mm X 290mm
: New Zealand
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: Ian J Graham (Editor-In-Chief)
: Hardback
: 2nd edition
: 559.3
: 398
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A Continent on the Move
$65.00(NZD) inc GST
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 Medicine

Series:BWB Texts
Reading Level:Very Good

Can a sugar tax improve public health? Even if it can, is it the right thing to do? One of New Zealand's foremost health scientists, Mike Berridge, teams up with tax expert Lisa Marriott to explore the issue.This BWB Text explains the relationship between sugar and ill-health, a... read more

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: 9780947518301
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Mike Berridge
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 336.2786413360993
: 112
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Sugar, Rum and Tobacco
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 Nature

Awards:Shortlisted for Ockhams Illustrated Non Fiction Award 2018

The 'mighty totara' is one of our most extraordinary trees. Among the biggest and oldest trees in the New Zealand forest, the heart of Maori carving and culture, trailing no. 8 wire as fence posts on settler farms, clambered up in the Pureora protests of the 1980's... read more

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: 9781869408190
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 260mm X 224mm
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: Philip Simpson
: Hardback
: English
: 634
: 300
: HB
: Colour illustrations
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Totara: A Natural and Cultural History
$75.00(NZD) inc GST
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