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The story of Suzanne Aubert / Jessie Munro.

By: Munro, Jessie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Auckland University Press : Bridget Williams Books, 1996Description: 464 pages, [48] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1869401557 (pbk.) :.Other title: Suzanne Aubert [Portion of title].Subject(s): Aubert, Suzanne, 1835-1926 | Catholic Church -- Missions -- New Zealand -- Wanganui District | Sisters of Compassion | Nuns -- New Zealand -- Biography | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Missions | Hāhi KaraitianaDDC classification: 255.97092
Partial contents:
France - the mission, 1838-1859 -- France - childhood and family, 1835-1860 -- France - women and faith, 1789-1860 -- From France to New Zealand, 1860 -- Auckland - new mission recruits, 1861-1863 -- Auckland - the Nazareth Institute, 1863-1869 -- From Auckland to Meanee, 1869-1872 -- Hawke's Bay - M\Maori and Pakeha, 1872-1879 -- From Pakipaki to Hiruharama, 1879-1885 -- Hiruharama - the church, 1885-1889 -- Hiruharama - the medicines, 1890-1894 -- Hiruharama - the children, 1891-1898 -- Wellington - the Daughters of Our Lady of Compassion, 1899-1904 -- Wellington - Buckle St and Island Bay, 1904-1906 -- Wellington - the Home of Compassion, 1906-1907 -- Wellington and Hiruharama, 1904-1907 -- Wellington - the children, 1907-1910 -- Auckland - the children, 1910-1912 -- Rome, 1913-1918 -- Wellington - the hospital, 1919-1926.
The Book of the Year 1997: Montana New Zealand Book Awards. -Includes bibliography (p. [445]-453) and index. This work is a biography of the French nun, Suzanne Aubert, who helped New Zealand's poor and neglected between the 1860s and her death in 1926. It examines her work with the Maoris and Pakeha, her setting up of a Catholic congregation and her work in Wellington.
Awards: Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: Book of the year. | Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: Cultural heritage. | Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: E H McCormick best first book for non-fiction. | Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: 1) Book of the Year/Cultural Heritage. 2) New Zealand Society of Authors E. H. McCormick Award for Best First Book of Non-Fiction.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

This work is a biography of the French nun, Suzanne Aubert, who helped New Zealand's poor and neglected between the 1860s and her death in 1926. It examines her work with the Maoris and Pakeha, her setting up of a Catholic congregation and her work in Wellington after the turn of the century.

Includes bibliography (p. [445]-453) and index.

1. France - the mission, 1838-1859 -- 2. France - childhood and family, 1835-1860 -- 3. France - women and faith, 1789-1860 -- 4. From France to New Zealand, 1860 -- 5. Auckland - new mission recruits, 1861-1863 -- 6. Auckland - the Nazareth Institute, 1863-1869 -- 7. From Auckland to Meanee, 1869-1872 -- 8. Hawke's Bay - M\Maori and Pakeha, 1872-1879 -- 9. From Pakipaki to Hiruharama, 1879-1885 -- 10. Hiruharama - the church, 1885-1889 -- 11. Hiruharama - the medicines, 1890-1894 -- 12. Hiruharama - the children, 1891-1898 -- 13. Wellington - the Daughters of Our Lady of Compassion, 1899-1904 -- 14. Wellington - Buckle St and Island Bay, 1904-1906 -- 15. Wellington - the Home of Compassion, 1906-1907 -- 16. Wellington and Hiruharama, 1904-1907 -- 17. Wellington - the children, 1907-1910 -- 18. Auckland - the children, 1910-1912 -- 19. Rome, 1913-1918 -- 20. Wellington - the hospital, 1919-1926.

The Book of the Year 1997: Montana New Zealand Book Awards. -Includes bibliography (p. [445]-453) and index. This work is a biography of the French nun, Suzanne Aubert, who helped New Zealand's poor and neglected between the 1860s and her death in 1926. It examines her work with the Maoris and Pakeha, her setting up of a Catholic congregation and her work in Wellington.

Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: Book of the year.

Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: Cultural heritage.

Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: E H McCormick best first book for non-fiction.

Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 1997: 1) Book of the Year/Cultural Heritage. 2) New Zealand Society of Authors E. H. McCormick Award for Best First Book of Non-Fiction.

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