Seven lives on Salt River; Scott, Dick, 1923-; 1987; 2014.1.0983

Name/Title

Seven lives on Salt River

Maker

Scott, Dick, 1923-

Maker Role

Author

About this object

"Around the north-east of the Kaipara Harbour author Dick Scott encountered the remarkable histories of seven families [Coates, Pook, Jackman, de Labrosse, Stevens, Blackwell, Scotland] who had been in close contact with Ngati Whatua during the early days of European settlement"--Jacket. Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (p. 154-[157]) and index. Contents Fatal compact -- Schemes and dreams -- Great Pahi regatta and other diversions -- He made the vine flourish -- Count who ate with the crew -- No picnic at Puriri Point -- Always a picnic at The Pines -- Silencing of Frank Blackwell's sister -- Party of one -- Coates family and their wayward son. Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (p. 154-[157]) and index. Contents Fatal compact -- Schemes and dreams -- Great Pahi regatta and other diversions -- He made the vine flourish -- Count who ate with the crew -- No picnic at Puriri Point -- Always a picnic at The Pines -- Silencing of Frank Blackwell's sister -- Party of one -- Coates family and their wayward son. Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (p. 154-[157]) and index. Contents: Fatal compact -- Schemes and dreams -- Great Pahi regatta and other diversions -- He made the vine flourish -- Count who ate with the crew -- No picnic at Puriri Point -- Always a picnic at The Pines -- Silencing of Frank Blackwell's sister -- Party of one -- Coates family and their wayward son.

Date Made

1987

Publisher

Hodder and Stoughton

Publication Place

Paparoa

Series Title

New Zealand Book Awards. Non-fiction 1988.

Subject and Association Keywords

Ngati Whatua (New Zealand people)

Subject and Association Keywords

Ngati Whatua (New Zealand people)

Subject and Association Keywords

Pioneers -- New Zealand -- Kaipara District -- Biography

Subject and Association Keywords

Kaipara District (NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Kaipara Harbour Region (NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Pahi (NZ) -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Pahi (NZ) -- Biography

Named Collection

Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.1.0983

Spine Label

993.18 SCO

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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