Category:

 Natural History

The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of Earth's surface - greater than all of the planet's landmasses combined. It contains half of the world's water, hides its deepest places, and is home to some of the most dazzling creatures known to science. The companion book to the spectacul... read more

Big Pacific

Category:

 Natural History

Series:Mini Guide to the Identification of New Zealand...

A handy guide to the identification of New Zealand native trees. Condensed from Andrew Crowe's popular Which Native? series, this little book has been designed to fit into a pocket, day pack or bag. Full of essential information for quick accurate identification of native trees, this new mini guide is appealing and easy to use.

Native Trees (A Mini Guide to the Identification of New Zealand...)

Category:

 Natural History

If the monumental New Zealand's Native Trees has inspired you to venture into the outdoors to look more closely at our unique tree flora, this field guide is the perfect companion to take along. Compact enough to fit in a day-pack, it contains detai... read more

Field Guide to New Zealand's Native Trees

Category:

 Natural History

Tui is an intimate and rare look at the beginning of a tui’s life. It is presented as a series of photographs showing the 37-day development of a pair of tui from eggs to fledglings. The author is a photographer living at Lake Tarawera, surrounded by native fore... read more

Tui: A Nest in the Bush

Pronounce and understand Maori place names with the new fourth edition of A.W. Reed's classic guide to meanings and origins of names across New Zealand. From Ahaura to Whitianga, this handily sized book is the definitive guide to over 2300 of the... read more

Maori Place Names: Their Meanings and Origins

Identifying native trees and other common plants of New Zealand's native forest can be fun for all the family with this new pictorial guide. Match leaves, flowers, seeds, berries and bark against beautif... read more

The Life-Size Guide to Native Trees: and Other Common Plants of New Zealand's Native Forest

A practical field guide to New Zealand's native edible plants. Over 190 trees, shrubs, herbs, ferns, mushrooms, lichens and seaweeds are described in detail in this useful and attractive book, with information on which part is edible ... read more

A Field Guide to the Native Edible Plants of New Zealand

Just as alchemists transform the ordinary into the extraordinary, with this book you can transform everyday herbs and spices into effective healing herbal remedies. Rosalee de la Foret, a clinical herbalist, e... read more

The Alchemy of Herbs: Transform Everyday Ingredients into Foods & Remedies That Heal

Category:

 Natural History

Series:Photographic Guide to...

Two titles continue this well-known series: A Photographic Guide to Trees of New Zealand, written and photographed by Lawrie Metcalf, and A Photographic Guide to Birds of New Zealand, written and photographed by Geoff Moon. In A Photographic ... read more

A Photographic Guide to the Trees of New Zealand

Category:

 Natural History

Awards:Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Environment and Heritage Category 2001.

New Zealand's native forests are rich and fascinating ecosystems, and the interactions between the various plants and animals are as interesting as the individuals themselves. This book provides identifcation for a range of common plants and animals, a... read more

Nature Guide to the New Zealand  Forest

New Zealand is known for its birds, and the melodic quality of their song. Here, in one book and CD package, is a selection of 60 of the most popular, important or interesting birds. Each bird entry includes information about habitat, distribution, appearance and behaviour of the bird, along with a description of its calls.

New Zealand Bird Calls (Book & CD)

A new addition to the popular New Holland series of natural history and science photographic guides, the thirteenth title focuses on plant and animal fossils commonly found in New Zealand. Fossils are the preserved remains of past life and are ... read more

A Photographic Guide to Fossils of New Zealand