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New Zealand explorers : great journeys of discovery / Philip Temple.

By: Temple, Philip.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : Christchurch, N.Z. ; Whitcoulls, 1985Description: 192 pages : illustrations (some color), 1 facsim, maps (some col.), portraits ; 28 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0723307431 (pbk.).Subject(s): COLENSO WILLIAM | Biography | Exploration | New Zealand Explorers | New Zealand biographies | Explorers | New Zealand Discovery | Explorers -- New Zealand -- History | Explorers -- New Zealanders | Explorers -- New Zealand -- Biography | New Zealand -- Discovery and exploration | New Zealand -- Description and travel | New Zealand -- Genealogy | New Zealand -- History -- 19th centuryDDC classification: 993.02092 | 993.1
Contents:
The missionary: William Colenso and the Ruahine -- The scientist: Ernst Dieffenbach and Mount Egmont -- The surveyor: Thomas Brunner and Westland -- The farmer: Nathanael Chalmers and Central Otago -- The prospector: 'George' Barrington and the Olivines -- The bushman: Charles Douglas and the Waiatoto -- The mountaineer: William Spotswood Green and Mount Cook.
Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Reference Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru
Heritage Collections
Reference - not for loan 993 TEM 1 Reference Only T00073898
Non-Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction 993 TEM 1 Available T00265810
Total holds: 0

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

This book shares the ecperiences, the drama, excitement and endurance of New Zealand greatest explorers.

Bibliography: p. 191-192.

The missionary: William Colenso and the Ruahine -- The scientist: Ernst Dieffenbach and Mount Egmont -- The surveyor: Thomas Brunner and Westland -- The farmer: Nathanael Chalmers and Central Otago -- The prospector: 'George' Barrington and the Olivines -- The bushman: Charles Douglas and the Waiatoto -- The mountaineer: William Spotswood Green and Mount Cook.

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