The new story of the kauri
A. H. Reed, Author
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The text of the book is accompanied by "a pictorial history of the kauri", comprising over 300 photographs." - book jacket.
The immemorial past / first recorded history / early uses / spars and shipbuilding / tributes to the kauri / utility supreme / attenuation / the forest king / kauri gum / the kauri bushman / the bushmen's camp / wives and children in the bush / the contractor / felling, crosscutting and squaring / the timber jack, and rolling road, and the chute / the bullock-dr5iver and his team / bush tramways and haulers / building a dam / the driving creek / rafts and booms / the sawmill / conservation and restoration / random recollections of a bushman-photographer / pictorial history
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