Title:Links in the Chain - Field Surveying in Early New Zealand
N.Z. Institute of Surveyors, Wellington, 1975 A partial autobiography of renowned New Zealand Field Surveyor Archie Bogle, recording his early years as a surveyor and giving good insight into the life of pioneer surveyors. The book was compiled from memory as he had not kept a diary. Considering the intricacy of names, places and events this was no mean feat in itself, particularly in his advancing years. The book is remarkable for its deceptively simple style, insights and humour. His knowledge of Maori history and custom is quite apparent. A thoroughly entertaining and informative read...
Second hand Hardback