Collections of books held in the New Zealand Room include:

Family History Reference Collection: research guides, shipping, map books, directories, Burke’s Peerage etc.
New Zealand and Pacific Reference Collection: including local histories, family histories, official war histories, school jubilee publications, biographies; Dictionary of New Zealand Biography – the latest (1990-2000) and Scholefield (1940); Who’s Who in New Zealand – up-to-date and earlier versions.
Māori Reference Collection: including family reunions, Waitangi tribunal reports, Raupatu document bank, Tauranga Māori Land Court minute books.
Munroe Collection: - A nautical collection donated by Captain Donald Robert Munroe, 3 August 1995. Munroe was born in Hawera in 1903. He spent much of his life at sea and was based in Tauranga following WW2.

Tauranga City Libraries New Zealand Reference Collection – Munroe Collection List with barcodes
Books



Author
Title
Call Number
Barcode
Ageton, Arthur A.
Dead reckoning altitude and azimuth table
623.89 AGE
A3199487B
Anderson, Eben M.
There's the sea
808.81932162 AND
A3199088B
Armstrong,Warren
Square-rigger days
387.224 ARM
A3199657B
Baldwin, Olive
New Zealand's French Pass and d'Urville Island
993.75 BAL
A3199592B
Bestic, A. A.
Kicking canvas
387.224 BES
A3199177B
Bissett, James
Sail ho! : my early years at sea
920 BISS
A3199479B
Blackburne, H. S.
Tables for azimuths, great-circle sailing : and reduction to the meridian with improved Sumner and Marque St Hilaire method
623.89 BLA
A3199282B
Blair, Clough
Shoestring shipping line
387.54 BLA
A3199746B
Brewer, N. H.
Century of style
387.2243 BRE
A319955AB
Churchouse, Jack
Pamir under the New Zealand ensign
387.22CHU
A3199576B
Dana, Richard Henry
Two years before the mast
FIC DANA
A319938AB
Eaddy, P. A.
Neath swaying spars : the story of the trading scows ofNew Zealand
387.544 EAD
A3199681B
Fyfe, Dorothy M.
Maritime history of Wallaroo : an outline, 1802-1978
387.10994 FYF
A3199444B
Gaby, James
Mate in sail
920 GABY
A3199630B
Gaby, James
The restless waterfront
387.10994 GAB
A3199436B
Hassall, Charles E.
A short history of the Port of Timaru: 1852-1955
993.87 HAS
A3199037B
Hawkins, Clifford W.
Log of the Huia : a record of the schooner
387.2 HAW
A3199355B
Hawkins, Clifford W.
Log of the Huia : a record of the schooner
387.2 HAW
A195301AB
Hawkins, Clifford W.
Out of Auckland: a survey of the commercial sailing craft built in the Auckland Province and in particular those sailing out of Auckland with some account of their trade
623.83 HAW
A3197719B
Haws,Duncan
Ships and the sea: a chronical review
623.809 HAW
A3199525B
Heinrich, Rhoda
Wide sails and wheat stacks : a history of Port Victoria and the Hundred of Wauraltee
387.10994 HEI
A3199096B
Hetherington, Roy M.
The wreck of H.M.S. Orpheus : New Zealand's worst sea disaster
910.453 HET
A3199401B
Hilder, Brett
Navigator in the south seas
910.91647 HIL
A3199533B
Holm, John
No place to linger : saga of a wartime Atlantic Kiwi
940.5459 HOL
A3199304B
Hurst, Alex A.
Arthur Briscoe - marine artist : his life and work
758.2 HUR
A3199339B
Hurst, Alex A.
Square-riggers : the final epoch, 1921-1958
387.224 HUR
A3199274B
Ingram, C. W. N.
New Zealandshipwrecks 1795-1975
910.453 ING
A3199606B
Ion, M.
The mate's companion : or navigation as practised at sea
623.89 ION
A3199185B
Jackson, Gainor W.
Reflections on Auckland Harbour
387.54 JAC
A3199754B
Johnson, Caesar
To see a world in a grain of sand
808.81932162 JOH
A319907AB
Kahre, Georg
The last tall ships : Gustaf Erikson and the Aland sailing fleets 1872-1947
387.5 KAH
A3199541B
Kirk, Allan A.
Fair winds and rough seas
387.54 KIR
A3199258B
Kirk, Allan R.
Ships and sailormen : a collection of pen portraits of some Australasian shipmasters and others whose lives have been dedicated to the sea
387.5 KIR
A3199649B
Lambert, Max
The Wahine disaster
910.453 LAM
A319972AB
Lloyd, Christopher
Ships and seamen : from the Vikings to the present day, a history
623.809 LLO
A3199029B
Low, C. R.
Tales of old ocean
910.4 LOW
A3199142B
Lubbock, Basil
The nitrate clippers
387.224 LUB
A3199703B
MacGregor, David R.
The China bird : the history of Captain Killick and one hundred years of sail and steam
387.54 MCG
A3199126B
McCulloch, John Herries
A million miles in sail : being the story of the sea career of Captain C. C. Dixon
920 DIXO
A3199231B
McLauchlan, Gordon
The line that dared : a history of the Union Steam Ship Company
387.54 MCL
A3198987B
McLintock, A. H.
The Port o fOtago
993.92 MCL
A3199452B
Mulgrew, Peter
The gentleman's Magellan : a voyage of rediscovery around Cape Horn
910.4 MUL
A3199584B
Norie, J. W.
A complete set of nautical tables : containing all that are requisite with the nautical almanac in keeping a ship's reckoning at sea
623.89 NOR
A3199371B
Page, Michael
Fitted for the voyage : the Adelaide Steamship Company Limited, 1875-1975
387.54 PAG
A3198979B
Ruhen, Olaf
Lively ghosts : tales of the sea and New Zealand
993 RUH
A3199673B
Scanlan, A. B.
Harbour at the Sugar Loaves : a centennial history of the Taranaki Harbours Board
993.482 SCA
A3199509B
Schulz, Guenther T.
Sailing round Cape Horn
910.916372 SCH
A3199134B
Simpson, Colin
The truth about the Lusitania
910.453 SIM
A3199223B
Sowry, Glen
Big Red : the round the world race on board Steinlager 2
797.14 SOW
A3199207B
Sutton, Richard L.
The silver kings of Aransas Pass: and other stories
799.16 SUT
A3203751B
Tauranga Marine Radio Association
Tauranga Marine Radio Assoc. Inc. : newsletter 1985-86
621.384
A3203700B
Villiers, Alan
By way of Cape Horn
910.916372 VIL
A319969AB
Villiers, Alan
Falmouth for orders : the story of the last clipper ship race around Cape Horn
387.224 VIL
A3199320B
Villiers, Alan
The set of the sails : the adventures of a Cape Horn seaman
387.224 VIL
A3199495B
Villiers, Alan
The war with Cape Horn
910.916372 VIL
A3199738B
Von Konrat, Georg
Escape to adventure
940.5482 VON
A3199428B




Journals




Cape Horners - Australia: newsletter. No 37 Apr 1971-no 75 May 1981
387.505
A3203999B

International association of Cape Horners. Summer 1980

A33204022B

New Zealand record big game fishes 1980
799.16
A3203972B

New Zealand record big game fishes 1983
799.16
A3203603B

New Zealand record big game fishes 1985
799.16
A3203603B

Pamir Press. No 9 Mar 1933



Sea breezes : the magazine of ships and the sea. 7 copies
387.205 SEA


Shipping wonders of the world : romance of the seven seas in story and picture. Parts 1-26
387.205 SHI


Taffrail : journal of the New Zealand Section of the International Association of Cape Horners. No 13 Nov 1979-no 26 Jul 1992
387.205 TAF


The Cape Horner. V1-5 complete except for v5 nos 2, 6



The Cape Horner: journal of the British section. 1976-1988
387.505


The Cape Horner journal. Nos 76-103, 105, 108, 110, 113-4
387.505


The compass : a magazine of the sea. 1968-1972. Incomplete. 27 copies
387.205 COM


The dog watch. 1968-1990. Incomplete. 12 copies
387.205 DOG


Wanderlust magazine Jan 1930 v1 no1
993.032


Wanderlust magazine Mar 1930 v1 no3
993.032


Sladden Collection: rare material, including all volumes of the Cyclopaedia of New Zealand (1897).
Sladden Māori Collection: rare material.

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