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Listing #: 513818100
Warwick Johnston.
179 pages.
published 1998.
Quoin Press, Christchurch

First edition.

This is the first novel by a well known Wellington local historian, which the "Southland Times", among others, suggested was "a book that every New Zealander should read".

Signed by the author.

An historical novel about events surrounding the Great 1890 Waterfront Strike and the very significant 1890 Election, from the perspective of young workers at the time. Set in Wellington, Dunedin, Petone and Foveaux Strait.

Also back on 3rd October 2010 - this novel was discussed on the National Radio Programme "Spectrum".

Shipping details

  • $2.80  Standard Post
  • $3.50  RD Postage
  • Seller does not allow pick-ups
  • Seller location: Lower Hutt City, Wellington, NZ

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  • NZ bank deposit
  • Cash

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Closes: Fri 21 Sep, 10:05 am. 2012