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            Sunset to Sunrise
             

            Sunset to Sunrise (Paperback)

            By Nicol, Timothy

            • RRP: $39.99
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            This fascinating history of all of New Zealand's lighthouses, as well as stories of hardship and perseverance endured by stout-hearted keepers and their families, will captivate the reader and give insight of a bygone age when men and women strove against the elements to preserve... the safety of mariners as well as maintaining these magnificent structures. Together with historical details, this beautifully presented book commemorates the tales of hardship and endurance scarcely believable in today's world. Original photography and current maps are included to assist every enthusiast to relive the amazing tales and stories in the book.
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            ISBN 9781869665067
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            A Passion for Flight: New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War
              

            A Passion for Flight: New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War (Paperback)

            By Martyn, Errol W.

            Volplane Press in association with the Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand is proud to announce publication of the first volume of Errol Martyns new trilogy - A PASSION FOR FLIGHT, a history of New Zealand aviation before the Great War of 1914-1918. This definitive work pr...esents for the first time a detailed record of all known New Zealand-related aeronautical activity of the long-neglected pioneering period of 1868-1914. The complete trilogy will undoubtedly become an indispensible first place of resource for historians, aviation enthusiasts and genealogists alike.
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            ISBN 9780473203870
            Published NZ 15 Jun 2012
            Publisher Volplane Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            GPS for Mariners
             

            GPS for Mariners (Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Sweet, Robert

            • RRP: $37.00
            • $35.15
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            • Temporarily out of stock

            The operator's manual that should come with every boater's GPS receiver or chart plotter.

            ISBN 9780071713993
            Released NZ 17 Jun 2011
            Publisher International Marine Publishin
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series International Marine-RMP
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            Voyaging Under Power
             

            Voyaging Under Power (Hardback, 4th edition)

            By Beebe, Robert P.; Umstot, Denis D.; LEISHMAN

            • RRP: $101.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            Covers the technologies and conveniences that have transformed the boats and the power cruising lifestyle. This book includes sections on crew communications and managing emotions; the cruising community and how to get along within it; how to deal with a reluctant spouse; and usi...ng email and Skype to keep in touch with loved ones on land.
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            ISBN 9780071767330
            Released NZ 26 Dec 2012
            Publisher International Marine Publishin
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series International Marine-RMP
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            Not Much of an Engineer
              

            Not Much of an Engineer (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Hooker, Stanley

            • Imp. $54.50
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            Stanley Hooker joined the Bristol Aeroplane Company in 1949 and tugged a rather reluctant company into the jet age, determined to give real competition to Rolls-Royce. So successful was he that in 1966 Rolls-Royce decided the best thing to do was to spend 63.6 million pounds and ...buy its rival. By this time there was scarcely a single modern British aero-engine for which Hooker had not been responsible.
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            ISBN 9781853102851
            Released NZ 1 Jun 2003
            Publisher The Crowood Press Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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            Sterling Biographies (R): Amelia Earhart: A Life in Flight
              

            Sterling Biographies (R): Amelia Earhart: A Life in Flight (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Victoria Garrett

            • RRP: $15.50
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            • Internationally sourced

            Knowing the risks, but taking the chance anyway - that was the internal compass that guided Amelia Earhart. This biography captures: Amelia's impressive sense of daring, evident from a very young age; her eagerness to promote women's abilities and desire to contribute to the worl...d around her.
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            ISBN 9781402751578
            Released NZ 3 Feb 2009
            Publisher Sterling Juvenile
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
            Series Sterling Biographies
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            New Zealand Nautical Almanac 2012-2013
              

            New Zealand Nautical Almanac 2012-2013 (Paperback)

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            New Zealand Nautical Almanac NZ 204 Valid 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013

            ISBN 274274
            Published NZ 11 Jun 2012
            Publisher BOAT BOOKS LIMITED
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Flying the Boeing 787
              

            Flying the Boeing 787 (Paperback)

            By Vogel, Captain Gib

            • RRP: $47.50
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            • Internationally sourced

            Since its first flight on 15 December 2009, the Boeing 787 'Dreamliner' has been the most sophisticated airliner in the world. This title gives a pilot's eye view of what it is like to fly this remarkable machine.

            ISBN 9781847975485
            Released NZ 1 Oct 2013
            Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Qf32: From the Author of Fly!: Life Lessons from the Cockpit of Qf32

            Qf32: From the Author of Fly!: Life Lessons from the Cockpit of Qf32 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By de Crespigny, Richard

            • RRP: $39.99
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            In 2010, what began as a routine long-haul flight from Singapore to Sydney came within a knife-edge of becoming one of the world's worst ever air disaster. When a sudden mid-air explosion shattered engine no.2of the Qantas A380 shrapnel ripped through the wing and fuselage creati...ng chaos as it destroyed vital flight systems.
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            ISBN 9781742611174
            Published NZ 1 Aug 2012
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
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            Wild Journeys
               

            Wild Journeys (EPUB ebook)

            By Ansley, Bruce

            "A series of accounts of journeys in New Zealand, from sailing round the North and South Capes to tramping through the Southern Alps and walking along Auckland's main thoroughfare, Queen Street"--Publisher information.

            ISBN 9781775491514
            Available in EPUB
            Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
            Language en
            Published NZ 24 Sep 2018
            Publisher HarperCollins
            Interest Age General Audience
            Ebook Terms 26 loan limit on HarperCollins titles view?
            Loan Credits 26
            Each copy purchased buys 26 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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