An account of the men and women who toiled to make the Upper Ashburton district suitable for farming by clearing bush, draining swamps and battling the elements to make a better life for themselves and their families. A fascinating social and family history with contributions by Dr Roger Duff, Tom Campbell, Roland Clark and George Rountree.
Alford Forest Bushside Springburn District Centennial Committee. Hardback with dust-jacket. Illustrated. 260 pages. SECONDHAND