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By Dennis McEldowney

ISBN-10: 1869402391

ISBN-13: 9781869402396

Written with humour and acerbic statement by way of a former coping with editor of Auckland college Press, Dennis McEldowney, A Press accomplished charts the origins of the clicking as much as its formal attractiveness in 1972. Drawing on either records and reminiscence, this two-part quantity is a precious contribution to the heritage of the publication in New Zealand and provides an fascinating view of college politics, in addition to glimpses into New Zealand culture.

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