Fiction - Contemporary
|Awards:||WINNER: MAN BOOKER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2014.|
A novel of the cruelty of war, and tenuousness of life and the impossibility of love. August, 1943. In the despair of a Japanese POW camp on the Thai-Burma death railway, Australian surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his love affair with his uncle's young wife two years earlier. Struggling to save the men under his command f... read more
|Author:||Geoff Norman & John G. Keulemans|
NZ - Natural History
|Awards:||PANZ Book Design Awards 2013 Joint winner, book category, Museums Australia Multimedia and Publication Design Awards 2013. Nielsen Booksellers’ Choice Finalist - NZ Post Book Awards 2013|
A complete, all-new edition of the classic 19th century ornithological paintings of John Gerrard Keulemans for Walter Buller's iconic A History of the Birds of New Zealand, featuring fresh reproductions of the original watercolour paintings.
Each exquisite bird image is accompanied by Buller's descriptive text as well ... read more
WE HAVE STOCK OF THIS VERY SPECIAL BOOK (now out of print) AVAILABLE AT A VERY SPECIAL PRICE. This would make the perfect Christmas present.
All 95 artworks completed for both editions of Walter Buller’s rare and desirable nineteenth century classic have been beautifully reproduced from the original watercolours and are... read more
|Series:||World Atlas of|