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Endless Sea: Stories told through the taonga of the New Zealand Maritime Museum Hui te Ananui a Tangaroa

Hardback

Main Details

Title Endless Sea: Stories told through the taonga of the New Zealand Maritime Museum Hui te Ananui a Tangaroa
Authors and Contributors      By (author) Frances Walsh
Physical Properties
Format:Hardback
Pages:264
Dimensions(mm): Height 270,Width 218
Category/GenreOckham Longlist Titles
Booksellers Aotearoa New Zealand Award for Illustrated Non-Fiction
Ships and shipping
Museum, historic sites, gallery and art guides
ISBN/Barcode 9780995131873
Audience
General

Publishing Details

Publisher Massey University Press
Imprint Massey University Press
Publication Date 26 November 2020
Publication Country New Zealand

Description

A BOOK FOR ALL NEW ZEALANDERS WHO FEEL CONNECTED TO THE SEA. This year New Zealands National Maritime Museum will be in the thick of the action when the Americas Cup defence comes to Auckland. This beautiful book, photographed by Jane Ussher, surveys its collection and explores New Zealandmaritime history through 100 fascinating and wide-ranging objects. From shipbuilding tools and Peter Blakes first trophy, to menu cards from the glory days of ocean liners and exquisite model ships, its the perfect book for all who love the sea, boats and ships, and all else that sails on the water.

Author Biography

Frances Walsh is an Auckland writer and researcher. She has been on the staff of Metro magazine and in 2011 published her first book, Inside Story: A History of the New Zealand Housewife (Random House New Zealand).