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The Life and Times of Auckland: The Colourful Story of a City

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The Life and Times of Auckland: The Colourful Story of a City - McLauchlan, Gordon
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Gordon McLauchlan presents a biography of Auckland city that reflects his passion for the place. This is a colourful history, filled with anecdotes and asides. Gordon traces the history of settlement in the Auckland region, and illustrates the huge differences in the way the town began and the way it has continued to exist as spontaneous, commercial city from diverse cultural sources. Gordon argues that Auckland is, and always has been, different to the rest of the country: 'more cosmopolitan, more mercantile, more ...

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The Life and Times of Auckland: The Colourful Story of a City 2008, Penguin Group

ISBN-13: 9780143007500

Hardcover