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Ravaged Beauty should be 'mandatory reading'
January 10, 2017
"The book should be mandatory for local body politicians, and planners, plus teachers and students of agriculture, geography, history and natural science at any scholastic level. It could generate a host of research projects and, after 20 years or so, a retrospective to determine whether the rebalancing policies were effective." - Mary Watson, Former President of the New Zealand Geographical Society
This is an excerpt from a recent review of Ravaged Beauty: An environmental history of the Manawatu (Dunmore Press) published in the December 2016 issue of the New Zealand Geographer journal. Read full review here.
Ravaged Beauty: An environmental history of the Manawatu (Dunmore Press) can be ordered from your local bookstore or purchased from the Dunmore Press website.