METTLE & MINES The life and times of colonial geologist Edward Heydelbach Davis
Mike Johnston

Davis came to the colony in 1870 and explored extensively to assess potential for mining. He was an active member of the New Zealand scientific community until he  was accidently drowned on the West Coast in 1871 at the age of only 26.

Nikau Press, Nelson, 2007. Softback. 288 pages. NEW

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