New Zealand

New Zealand

First published in English in 1867, this work represents the first systematic geological survey of New Zealand, an island group with great geological diversity as a result of active volcanoes and frequent earthquakes. Vividly recording the author's travels and many observations, it remains a valuable resource in Australasian natural science.

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New Zealand
Language: en
Pages: 575
Authors: Ferdinand von Hochstetter
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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First published in English in 1867, this work represents the first systematic geological survey of New Zealand, an island group with great geological diversity
New Zealand: Its Physical Geography, Geology and Natural History
Language: en
Pages: 610
Authors: Ferdinand von Hochstetter
Categories: Natural history
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New Zealand, Its Physical Geography, Geology and Natural History
Language: en
Pages: 515
Authors: Ferdinand von Hochstetter
Categories: Geology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1867 - Publisher:

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"Inhabited by Polynesians since the thirteenth century and discovered by Europeans in the seventeenth, New Zealand is a geologically diverse island group where
New Zealand: Its Physical Geography, Geology and Natural History
Language: en
Pages: 606
Authors: Ferdinand Von Hochstetter
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-23 - Publisher: Sagwan Press

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced
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Language: en
Pages: 463
Authors: Hazel Petrie
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-21 - Publisher: Auckland University Press

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Us Maoris used to practise slavery just like them poor Negroes had to endure in America...' says Beth Heke in Once Were Warriors. 'Oh those evil colonials who d
Making Peoples: A History of the New Zealanders From Polynesian
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: James Belich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-05-07 - Publisher: Penguin Random House New Zealand Limited

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A new paperback reprint of this best-selling and ground-breaking history. When first published in 1996 Making Peoples was hailed as redefining New Zealand histo
New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics
Language: en
Pages: 172
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1984-06 - Publisher:

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Photography, Natural History and the Nineteenth-Century Museum
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Kathleen Davidson
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-02 - Publisher: Routledge

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The Victorian era heralded an age of transformation in which momentous changes in the field of natural history coincided with the rise of new visual technologie
Historical Dictionary of the Discovery and Exploration of the Pacific Islands
Language: en
Pages: 770
Authors: Max Quanchi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-18 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

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The South Seas, as this region used to be called, conjured up images of adventure, belles and savages, romance and fabulous fortunes, but the long voyages of di
Bibliography of Natural History Travel Narratives
Language: en
Pages: 482
Authors: Anne S. Troelstra
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-17 - Publisher: BRILL

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With this book Troelstra gives us a superb overview of natural history travel narratives. The well over four thousand detailed entries, ranging over four centur