Where The River Meets The Sea: An Oral History Of Growing Up In The Wild King Country Of New Zealand During The Great Depression [NOOK Book]

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Where the river meets the sea' is an oral history of growing up in the wild King Country of New Zealand in the Great Depression.
Imagine living off the land and the sea as one of eleven children in a family growing up in rural New Zealand by the coast. It was a time of great hardship, as with many others during the the worldwide economic recession.
Grace, at ninety-two years of age, is the storyteller of her ...

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Where The River Meets The Sea: An Oral History Of Growing Up In The Wild King Country Of New Zealand During The Great Depression

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Overview

Where the river meets the sea' is an oral history of growing up in the wild King Country of New Zealand in the Great Depression.
Imagine living off the land and the sea as one of eleven children in a family growing up in rural New Zealand by the coast. It was a time of great hardship, as with many others during the the worldwide economic recession.
Grace, at ninety-two years of age, is the storyteller of her early life. Her character and humour shine through in this humble and interesting account.
The story of her childhood reflects a different world when life was a lot simpler.
Food was harvested from the land and the sea and put straight onto the table.
A recipe for her "famous" mussel fritters is given at the end of this book for you the reader to enjoy.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045190114
  • Publisher: Jane Wilks
  • Publication date: 7/28/2013
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,146,446
  • File size: 524 KB

Meet the Author

Jane Wilks is an established author and owner of aromatic oils company Herb Heaven. She lives in Auckland New Zealand with her husband and family.Her passions are reading, writing, walking the dog and gardening in her spare time.She is a member of the Auckland Herb Society and is a fine arts graduate.
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