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This is a second-hand soft-cover book.

Condition: The cover has light surface rubbing, and light fading to the spine area. There are 2 names written tidily on the first page in blue pen. One page has a 3mm in diameter stain; the rest of the pages are clean and bright. The rest of the book has no faults.

The dimensions: 184 x 256 mm
Pages: 471
Publisher: Waipu 150 Trust
Publication date: 2002 first edition


Pride of the Lion: Waipu the People and the Place 1939-2000
Edited by Lynne Haysmith, Jackie Langsford & Bevan Mckenzie

The story of Waipu's unique settlement has already been told in a variety of publications. This volume brings the story up to date for the 21st Century. It looks back at the distant and not-so-distant past and describes the activities and interests of the people of Waipu, to draw a picture of what Waipu was, and what it has become.

Waipu is a strong and diverse community, with its people giving time and effort to make it a great place to live. This is the people's story of the place of Waipu, told with pride.


-Manaia's Story
-The Nova Scotian Settlement
-Pictorial Album - Waipu Memories
-The War Years
-Celebrating Waipu's Heritage
-The Churches of Waipu
-The Highland Heritage
-The Farming of Waipu
-Commercial Activities
-Education Always a Priority
-Local Body and National Politics
-The Games We Played
-In Pursuit of Leisure
-Community Commitment
-Social Changes: Women tell Their Story
-Nova Scotian Nicknames, Waipu People
-From Waipu Cove to Langs Beach
-Sister Settlements and Heighbours
-Waipu in the Future
-1940 Map
-2002 Map


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