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Pioneer Dalmatian settlers of the Far North / Kaye Dragicevich.

By: Dragicevich, Kaye, 1954-.
Contributor(s): Vinac, Frank, 1939-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Awanui, New Zealand : Willow Creek Press, 2019Copyright date: ©2017Edition: 2nd edition.Description: 405 pages : illustrations (some colour), colour maps, portraits (some colour) ; 31 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780473394097; 047339409X.Subject(s): Dalmatians -- New Zealand -- History | Dalmatians -- New Zealand -- Biography | Immigrants -- New Zealand -- Biography | Immigrants -- New Zealand -- History | New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History | Far North District (N.Z.) -- History | Croatia -- Emigration and immigrationGenre/Form: Biographies.DDC classification: 920.0092918309313 Summary: "Four years in the making, 200 stories of pioneering families who came from Croatia in search of a better life. Includes 900 historical photographs. A substantial, high quality, collectable book and a treasure trove of family history for generations to come."-- Publisher description.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Four years in the making, 200 stories of pioneering families who came from Croatia in search of a better life. Includes 900 historical photographs. A substantial, high quality, collectable book and a treasure trove of family history for generations to come.

Errata slip glued in on page 404.

"A collection of stories honouring the men and women who were born in Croatia yet came out to settle in New Zealand."

"Frank Vinac ... has carried out a tremendous amount of research, and much of the content within these pages are a combined effort. Frank should be acknowledged as co-writer"--Page 8.

Includes bibliographical references.

"Four years in the making, 200 stories of pioneering families who came from Croatia in search of a better life. Includes 900 historical photographs. A substantial, high quality, collectable book and a treasure trove of family history for generations to come."-- Publisher description.