Based on the recollections of early pioneers and their followers, this tells the story of the the men and women who came to Cantebury to found a new settlement in the 1840s. To this the author has added the history of the building of the province's infrastructure, churches, transport and social institutions. Includes a timeline of events from 1850 to 1916.
Lyttelton Times Co., Ltd., Christchurch, 1916. Hardback, no dust jacket. 269 pages, illustrated. SECONDHAND