The Resource Making sheep country : Mt Peel Station and the transformation of the tussock lands, by Robert Peden

Making sheep country : Mt Peel Station and the transformation of the tussock lands, by Robert Peden

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Making sheep country : Mt Peel Station and the transformation of the tussock lands
Title
Making sheep country
Title remainder
Mt Peel Station and the transformation of the tussock lands
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Peden
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From the 1840s to the First World War, the South Island of New Zealand was transformed as runholders claimed large tracts of land, burned off the negative vegetation and initiated large-scale sheep farming for wool and, later, meat production. In Making sheep country, Robert Peden focuses on one case study in particular, John Barton Acland and Mt Peel Station in South Canterbury, to explain how the pastoralists modified their environment." --Front flap
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
636.301
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Making sheep country : Mt Peel Station and the transformation of the tussock lands, by Robert Peden
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Making sheep country : Mt Peel Station and the transformation of the tussock lands, by Robert Peden
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Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-273) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-273) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
158448
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24 cm cm.
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Extent
xi, 280 pages
Isbn
9781869404857
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(pbk.) :
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TASP158448
  • (NLNZils)1420421
  • (OCoLC)703227637
  • (Nz)13504113
  • 158448

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