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True tales of Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island History Research Group

True tales of Great Barrier Island

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Published by Great Barrier Island History Research Group in Whangarei, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • History,
  • Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by the Great Barrier Island History Research Group Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU430.G7 T78 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25196679M
    ISBN 10047319340X
    ISBN 109780473193409
    LC Control Number2011507860

    We share the most interesting facts about the Great Barrier reef gathered on our small-ship expedition over the course of a week. Interesting facts about the Great Barrier Reef. 1. The Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest living structure. It is made of 2, individual reefs and islands. (Source: National Geographic, BBC)Author: Atlas & Boots. He has introduced readers to the 10 True Tales series, gripping stories of extraordinary persons who have met the challenges of dangerous, sometimes life-threatening situations. In addition, he has authored four books about the real-life experiences of young people during the : Scholastic.


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I did basically the same thing in the 50's and 60's, so know his book was right on 5/5(5). Welcome to True Tales. Chatham Islands: Surfboat in Flowerpot Harbour, early ’s. Chatham Islands: The old stone cottage built in the 19th Century. Great Barrier Island: Boats in the harbour. Chatham Islands: The old stone cottage built in the 19th Century.

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Even though we were on a remote island we were very relieved by the ease with which the company helped us through the process. The first book produced by the society was 'True Tales of Great Barrier Island' published in October, It has been a complete success.

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Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Geoffery C. Ingleton. 'Great Barrier Island is the largest island off the North Island coast. More than 60% of the island is public land administered by the Department of Conservation.

There are a range of short walking tracks and longer routes, several campsites, a hut, mountain bike routes, and many natural and historic features to. New book: 'More True Tales of Great Barrier Island'. The books are available from the history society for $35, various shops on the island and various outlets on the mainland including 'Boat Books' at Westhaven.

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Card cover A3 folded and spine stapled to form an A4 size book. 57 pages with photos throughtout. ISBN ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "Based on taped interviews made for the New Zealand Oral History Archives."--Back cover.

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