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The heather and the fern : Scottish migration & New Zealand settlement / edited by Tom Brooking and Jennie Coleman.

Contributor(s): Brooking, Tom, 1949- | Coleman, Jennie | Coleman, Jennie [author.] | Brooking, Tom, 1949- [editor.] | Coleman, Jennie [editor.] | Brooking, T. W. H. (Thomas Warden Hastings), 1949- | Brooking, Tom (Thomas Warden Hastings), 1949- | Coleman, Jennie.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Otago history series: Publisher: Dunedin, N.Z. : Otago University Press, 2003Description: 206 pages, [12] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1877276332 (pbk.).Subject(s): Human settlements -- New Zealand | Scots -- New Zealand -- History | Immigrants -- New Zealand | Immigrants New Zealand Biography | Scottish -- New Zealand -- History | Scotland -- Emigration and immigration -- History | New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration- -History | New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century | Scotland -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century | New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century | Scotland -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century | Scotland -- Emigration and immigration | New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History | Scotland -- HistoryDDC classification: 993.0049163 | 304.8930411
Contents:
A Scottish Empire / John M. MacKenzie -- The last of the clan and other highland emigrants / Eric Richards -- Sharing out the haggis / Tom Brooking -- Scots miners in the goldfields, 1861-1870 / Terry Hearn -- Scots in the colonial economy / Jim McAloon -- Reluctant leavers / Rosalind McClean -- For spirit and adventure / Angela McCarthy -- Ce'ol M'or of the south / Jennie Coleman -- Heather and Fern / Alan Riach.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Scots have been one of the largest migrant European groups to come to New Zealand, establishing communities through out the country and contributing much to the developing society. This book brings together essay's on aspects of their arrival and settlemnet including individual stories.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-191) and index.

A Scottish Empire / John M. MacKenzie -- The last of the clan and other highland emigrants / Eric Richards -- Sharing out the haggis / Tom Brooking -- Scots miners in the goldfields, 1861-1870 / Terry Hearn -- Scots in the colonial economy / Jim McAloon -- Reluctant leavers / Rosalind McClean -- For spirit and adventure / Angela McCarthy -- Ce'ol M'or of the south / Jennie Coleman -- Heather and Fern / Alan Riach.

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