The Resource Pete the Bushman : hunting tales and back-country lessons from a wild West Coaster, Peter Salter with Nigel Zega

Pete the Bushman : hunting tales and back-country lessons from a wild West Coaster, Peter Salter with Nigel Zega

Label
Pete the Bushman : hunting tales and back-country lessons from a wild West Coaster
Title
Pete the Bushman
Title remainder
hunting tales and back-country lessons from a wild West Coaster
Statement of responsibility
Peter Salter with Nigel Zega
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NZ1
Dewey number
799.2993
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Pete the Bushman : hunting tales and back-country lessons from a wild West Coaster, Peter Salter with Nigel Zega
Label
Pete the Bushman : hunting tales and back-country lessons from a wild West Coaster, Peter Salter with Nigel Zega
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Copyright
Note
"The adventures of Pete the Bushman, a wild West-coaster from Pukekura, New Zealand's answer to Crocodile Dundee and a man who owns his own town. This book about a true New Zealand bushman, of a life lived against the grain, of adventure in New Zealand's thickest wilderness and a lifestyle any Kiwi bloke would envy. Pete the Bushman has lived a life inseparable from the bush, these are his stories of running down deer on foot, heli-hunting in his own chopper, finding the perfect woman and eking out a living from the bush. He and his wife Christine run the Bushman's Centre, 35 mins south of Hokitika, established in 1991 as a place to show visitors how local people use the South Island forest. Pete's café and the Puke Pub (opposite the centre) is famous for wild food, particularly possum, offering snacks like possum jerky, possum pie and possum pâté. They won one of the Monteith's Wild Food Challenge, with "Chicken of the Forest", "a baked, spiced possum on a bed of fresh vegetables with a touch of wild bush mint sauce". Also known as 'Possum Pete', the Bushman is one of the eccentric and colourful characters featured on TVNZ's This Town"--Publisher's information
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn946519937
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
241 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781775536826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2361598
  • (NLNZils)1668535
  • (Nz)15465055
  • (OCoLC)883895471
  • (Sirsi) GY_4219.303241
  • (Sirsi) OT59154
  • (Sirsi) RO649866
  • (OCoLC)946519937

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