The Penguin History of New Zealand

The Penguin History of New Zealand

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The late Michael King's acclaimed Penguin History of New Zealand is the local publishing phenomenon of the early twentieth century. Total sales in paperback and hardback have recently reached a staggering 220,000. King's text has been hailed for its accessibility and for being positive and constructive in a time of uncertainty. This is an illustrated hardback edition in full colour in the same format as Gerard Hutchings' Natural World of New Zealand. To Michael King's wonderful text has been added nearly 300 illustrations researched by David Filer: photographs, early paintings, engravings, maps and ephemera.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 440 pages
  • 195.58 x 261.62 x 38.1mm | 1,587.56g
  • Penguin Group (NZ)
  • Penguin Books (NZ)
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • Illustrated edition
  • 300 illustrations: photographs, early paintings, engravings, maps and ephemera
  • 014300669X
  • 9780143006695

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