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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.


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

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