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The best years of your life : a history of New Zealand childhood / Mary Trewby.

By: Trewby, Mary.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Viking, 1995Description: 176 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles (some col.), portraits ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0670867942 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Children -- New Zealand -- History | Children -- New Zealand -- Social life and customs | New Zealand -- Social conditionsDDC classification: 305.230993
Contents:
The changing world of the New Zealand child -- Bringing up baby -- Healthy bodies -- At home -- School days --Good plain food -- Dressing up -- Under the big sky --Child's play.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 176). -The changing world of the New Zealand child -- Bringing up baby -- Healthy bodies -- At home -- School days --Good plain food -- Dressing up -- Under the big sky --Child's play.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

"This fascinating social history looks behind the myths to the realities of growing up in New Zealand, capturing the small pleasures, remembering the hard times and celebrating those years with affection and nostalgia."--Back cover.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 176).

The changing world of the New Zealand child -- Bringing up baby -- Healthy bodies -- At home -- School days --Good plain food -- Dressing up -- Under the big sky --Child's play.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 176). -The changing world of the New Zealand child -- Bringing up baby -- Healthy bodies -- At home -- School days --Good plain food -- Dressing up -- Under the big sky --Child's play.

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