List of Titles

Rivers-Rare-165

Stewart-Island-Rakiura-165

Wild Dunedin

Shackelton's Whisky

BOOKS BY NEVILLE PEAT
The full list, in chronological order

Some of the titles under “Books in Categories” in this website are for sale and can be ordered directly from the writer.
The following sources of out-of-print and rare New Zealand books may hold copies of Neville’s older titles . . .

Vintage Books of Dunedin
27 Waikana StreetBroad Bay, DunedinNew Zealand
Email: vintagebooks@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.vintagebooks.co.nz
Ph +64 03 4780 488

Take Note Hokitika
1 Weld StreetHokitikaWestland
Ph +64 03 755 8167
Email: hokitika@xtra.co.nz

Rivers-Rare-cover

Rivers Rare – The first 25 years of Project River Recovery 1991-2016
Department of Conservation, Wellington.

Stewart-Island-Rakiura-125

Stewart Island Rakiura National Park
Publisher: Otago University Press, November 2015

Wild-Dunedin2014-100

Wild Dunedin
The Natural History of New Zealand’s Wildlife Capital
Otago University Press, June 2014

ShackeltonsWhisky100

Shackleton’s Whisky
Random House NZ , October 2012

Seabird-Genius100

Seabird Genius - The Story of L. E. Richdale, the Royal Albatross and the Yellow-Eyed Penguin.
Otago University Press, November 2011

tnRakiuraHeritage-front-cover

Rakiura Heritage – A Stewart Island History and Guide to Historic Sites. Department of Conservation, Invercargill

TheTasmancoverTh

THE TASMAN – Biography of an Ocean. Penguin Books Auckland, August 2010

 

High Country Lark - An invitation to Paradise.  Longacre Press, Dunedin, October 2008

 

Antarctic Partners - 50 years of New Zealand and United States Cooperation in Antarctica, 1957-2007.
Phantom House/Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, June 2007

 

Detours - A journey through small-town New Zealand: A generation on. Otago University Press, Dunedin, July 2007

 

Fiord Heritage - A guide to the Historic Sites of Coastal Fiordland. Department of Conservation, Te Anau, March 2007

 

Kiwi - The People's Bird. Otago University Press, December 2006

 

Winging It - The adventures of Tim Wallis. Longacre Press, Dunedin, 2006

 

Hurricane Tim – The Story of Sir Tim Wallis, Longacre Press, Dunedin, 2005.

 

Queenstown – New Zealand’s Adventure Capital. University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 2004

 

Otago Museum – Collected Stories, Otago Museum, Dunedin 2004

 

Subantarctic New Zealand – A Rare Heritage, Department of Conservation Southland Conservancy, Invercargill, 2003

 

Wanaka – The Lake Wanaka Region, University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 2002

 

Southern Land, Southern People, Otago Museum/University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 2002

 

Wild Rivers – Exploring the Natural History of Central South Island (with Brian Patrick).
University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 2001

 

Coasting – The Sea Lion and the Lark, Longacre Press, Dunedin, 2001

 

Stewart Island – A Rakiura Ramble, University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 2000.

 

Wild Central – Exploring the Natural History of Central Otago (with Brian Patrick), University of Otago Press, Auckland, 1999

 

Kiwi – New Zealand’s Remarkable Bird, Godwit/Random House New Zealand, Auckland, 1999

 

The Catlins, and Southern Scenic Route, University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 1998.

 

Wild Fiordland: Discovering the Natural History of a World Heritage Area (with Brian Patrick),
University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 1996

 

Wild Dunedin: Enjoying the Natural History of New Zealand's Wildlife Capital (with Brian Patrick),
University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 1995

 

Land Aspiring: The story of Mount Aspiring National Park, Craig Potton Publishing, Nelson, 1994

 

Manapouri Saved! - New Zealand's First Great Conservation Success Story, Longacre Press, Dunedin, 1994

 

Dunedin - A Portrait, Hyndman Publishing, Dunedin, 1993

 

Stewart Island - The Last Refuge (with Erwin Brinkmann), Random House New Zealand, Auckland, 1992

 

The Falcon and the Lark, John McIndoe, Dunedin, 1992

tnThe World of Penguins

The World of Penguins (with Chris Gaskin), Hodder & Stoughton, Auckland, 1991
A superbly-illustrated review of all of the world’s penguin species.
Colour poster available.
May be available through the second hand trade, try www.vintagebooks.co.nz  or Take Note Hokitika.

 

The World of Albatrosses (with Chris Gaskin), Hodder & Stoughton, Auckland, 1991

 

The Incredible Kiwi, Random Century, Auckland, 1990

 

NZ Guides: West Coast South Island, GP Books, Wellington, 1989

 

NZ Guides: Dunedin, North and South Otago (with Christine Dann), GP Books, Wellington, 1989

 

Conservation Conversations, Department of Conservation, Wellington, 1988

tnForever the Forest

Forever the Forest, A West Coast Story, Hodder & Stoughton, Auckland, 1987
A holistic and lyrical view of the fabulous forests of the South Island West Coast.
May be available through the second hand trade, try www.vintagebooks.co.nz  or Take Note Hokitika.

 

The VSA Way: 25 Years of Volunteering Overseas, Volunteer Service Abroad/Compatriot Press, 1987

 

Flight from Afghanistan, Collins, Auckland, 1986

 

Tokelau: Atoll Associate of New Zealand, Compatriot Press, Wellington 1984, reprinted 1986

 

Looking South: New Zealand Antarctic Society's First Fifty Years 1933-83,
NZ Antarctic Society/Compatriot Press, Wellington, 1983

tnDetours02

Detours – A Journey through small-town New Zealand, Whitcoulls, Christchurch, 1982
A cycle tour the length of New Zealand (4,000 km over three months), observing people and collecting folklore from the heartlands of New Zealand.                            ‘A travel classic’ – Evening Post
May be available through the second hand trade, try www.vintagebooks.co.nz  or Take Note Hokitika.

tnCascade on the run

Cascade On The Run – A Season with the Whitebaiters of South Westland, Whitcoulls, Christchurch, 1979
Whitebait fishing at a remote West Coast river – the people, the fish, and big business when the whitebait start to run.
May be available through the second hand trade, try www.vintagebooks.co.nz  or Take Note Hokitika.

tnSnow Dogs

Snow Dogs, The Huskies of Antarctica, Whitcoulls, Christchurch, 1978
A tribute to the huskies that served science in Antarctica
(based on two summer seasons at Scott Base, Ross Dependency)
May be available through the second hand trade, try www.vintagebooks.co.nz  or Take Note Hokitika.

 

Ice On My Palette (with Maurice Conly), Whitcoulls, Christchurch, 1977

Read on National Radio:

 

Detours

 

Flight from Afghanistan

 

The Falcon and the Lark

Significant Reports:

 

Stewart Island National Park Proposal, Public Discussion Document, Department of Conservation, Invercargill, July 1999.

 

Buff Weka Translocation Project - Public Awareness Strategy, Department of Conservation, Dunedin, July 1997.

 

Subantarctic Islands Heritage (New Zealand Government Nomination of the New Zealand Subantarctic Islands for Inclusion in the World Heritage List), Department of Conservation, Wellington, June 1997

 

Kea Advocacy Strategy – Towards resolving conflicts between kea and people, Department of Conservation, Dunedin, October 1995

Falcon1

Neville Peat

 

WORDS & IMAGES

1 Cowal Street, Broad Bay
Dunedin 9014, New Zealand

Phone: +64 3 478 0803
Email : npeat1@gmail.com

[New Releases] [Books in Categories] [List of Titles]