Haast was an important figure in the early exploration and scientific investigation of the Canterbury province. His journeys through Westland and Canterbury are legendary and his topographical and geological mapping in these regions was outstanding. He was the founder and first director of the Canterbury museum. A few marks to boards. THIS COPY IS SIGNED by Burrows.
Canterbury University Press, Christchurch, 2005. Hardback, no dust jacket as issued. 215 pages. SECONDHAND