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An eye for country : the life and work of Leslie Adkin / Anthony Dreaver.

By: Dreaver, A. J. (Anthony John), 1937-.
Contributor(s): Museum of New Zealand.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press, with the assistance of Te Papa, 1997Description: 288 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0864733194 (pbk.) :.Other title: Leslie Adkin.Subject(s): Adkin, G. L. (George Leslie), 1888-1964 | Geologists -- New Zealand -- Biography | Archaeologists -- New Zealand -- Biography | Anthropologists -- New Zealand -- Biography | Photographers -- New Zealand -- Biography | Historians -- New Zealand -- Biography | Adkin, George Leslie | Archaeologists -- New Zealand | New Zealand -- BiographyDDC classification: 993.03092
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A biography of Leslie Adkin (1888-1964) a New Zealander who made major contributions in many areas, as an historian, geologist and anthropologist. He mapped large areas of the Tarauras, and was a photographer; 104 of his photographs, maps and sketches are included in this book. Researched while the author held the 1986 Claude McCarthy fellowship at the Stout Research Centre.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-276) and index.

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