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Riding with whales : stories of great Sounds women

Author: Heather Heberley
Publisher: Whatamango Bay, N.Z. : Cape Catley, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories about prominent women in the history of the Queen Charlotte Sounds. The lives of the thirteen women featured, two Maori, eleven Pakeha, cover a large part of the 20th century. The stories are dramatic, funny and tragic in turn, and always touching in the honesty with which they talk to [the author].
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather Heberley
ISBN: 090856175X 9780908561759
OCLC Number: 45726991
Description: xiv, 260 pages : illustrations, facsimile, maps, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Ruth Heberley --
Milly Watson --
Lily Reeves --
Ida Scott --
Hazel Barker --
Mary Kirk Williams --
Florence Fishburn --
Betty Derbyshire --
Mavis Thomas --
Ida Hebberd --
Olive Burdekin --
Cape Jackson & the women who lived there --
Helen McLauchlan --
Betty Baker.
Responsibility: Heather Heberley.

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A collection of stories about prominent women in the history of the Queen Charlotte Sounds. The lives of the thirteen women featured, two Maori, eleven Pakeha, cover a large part of the 20th century. The stories are dramatic, funny and tragic in turn, and always touching in the honesty with which they talk to [the author].

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