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New Zealand"s mountains

Colin Monteath

New Zealand"s mountains

by Colin Monteath

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Published by David Ling, Hedgehog House in Auckland, N.Z .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementColin Monteath
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB552 .M66 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24556154M
ISBN 109781877378331
LC Control Number2010362904
OCLC/WorldCa456696742

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New Zealand has its own wild bushman of legend; the Moehau Man. Known mostly from stories originating around the Coromandel area in the North Island, the creature is known as Moehau Man, after the range of mountains many sightings come from.   Milford has become synonymous with beauty, a 54km, four-day tramp through beech forest, over glacier-fed rivers and up the climatic MacKinnon Pass, an alpine crossing more than 1, metres above.


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