Books

Anne Salmond
$4.99
An account of the dramatic visit of Dutch ships led by Abel Tasman to Golden Bay at the top of the South Island in 1642, and the meeting of Māori and European worlds.... [+]
Lloyd Geering
$14.99
The events surrounding the trial of Professor Lloyd Geering for heresy in the late 1960s were unprecedented in New Zealand history. They are vividly described here by the man at the very centre of the... [+]
Tracey Barnett
$14.99
Why would a country that has never had a boatload of asylum arrivals in modern history suddenly legislate for mass detention? Columnist Tracey Barnett questions this controversial new policy and its e... [+]
Geoff Chapple
$4.99
Geoff Chapple, author of <i>1981: The Tour</i>, describes the dramatic events in Auckland as a light aircraft flour-bombed Eden Park and protesters battled police in the streets of Mt Eden... [+]
Kirsty Gunn
$14.99
In this exquisitely written ‘notebook’ - ‘My Katherine Mansfield Project’ - Gunn explores the meaning of ‘home’.... [+]
Maurice Gee
$14.99
Widely regarded as one of New Zealand’s greatest fiction writers, Maurice Gee has written virtually no non-fiction. The exceptions are the two exquisite childhood reminiscences combined here into a ... [+]
Paul Callaghan
$14.99
A moving selection of Sir Paul Callaghan's writing, offering eloquent narratives that will endure in this country’s literature. This first BWB Text – short digital-first works – includes a ... [+]
Max Rashbrooke
$14.99
A succinct introduction to income inequality in New Zealand, drawn from the larger work 'Inequality' and updated with the latest evidence, is essential reading.... [+]
Claudia Orange
$4.99
Who said what to whom when the Treaty was negotiated - and what lay behind subsequent misunderstandings about its wording? ... [+]
John Pratt
$4.99
A penetrating discussion of the dramatic transformation in penal thought in New Zealand and the lasting damage it has caused.... [+]

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