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Landmarks of Fiordland, Southland and Stewart Island/Rakiura : past and present / Marios Gavalas.

By: Gavalas, Marios, 1973-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Reed Pub., 2007Description: 127 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 x 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780790011349 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Southland (New Zealand) -- History | Southland (New Zealanld) -- Pictorial works | Southland (N.Z.) Pictorial works | Southland (N.Z.) -- History | Southland (N.Z.) -- Pictorial works | Fiordland (N.Z.) -- History | Fiordland (N.Z.) -- Pictorial works | Stewart Island/Rakiura (N.Z.) -- History | Stewart Island/Rakiura (N.Z.) -- Pictorial worksDDC classification: 993.96
Davey Gunn -- Donald Sutherland -- Quintin Mackinnon -- Richard Henry
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This highly-illustrated regional history examines noted the landmarks, architecture, natural features and personalities around Fiordland and Southland and on Stewart Island/Rakiura, comparing archival documents and footage with contemporary photography and interesting interviews with residents, business owners and local historians. Each chapter includes guidance for visitors interested in learning more about the living history of the region, with directions to local museums, historic sites and places of significance. Chapters cover: Dusky Sound, Jamestown, Hollyford, The Milford Track and Road, sealers and whalers, the Kaipipi Shipyard, Mason Bay, the Catlins River Branch railway, preserving the takahe and other conservation crusades at Manapouri, mining pounamu/greenstone and local personalities such as Donald Sutherland, Richard Henry and Quintin Mackinnon.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 122-123) and index.

Includes bibliography (p. 122-123) and index.

Davey Gunn -- Donald Sutherland -- Quintin Mackinnon -- Richard Henry

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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