Kōrero: The New Zealanders

A good keen man

A good keen man

Barry Crump’s 1960 tale of a rough and ready deer culler was very popular. Most New Zealand men still preferred to think of themselves as blokes from the backblocks.

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Penguin New Zealand
Reference: Barry Crump, A good keen man. Wellington: Reed, 1960.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'The New Zealanders - Post-war New Zealanders', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/1979/a-good-keen-man (accessed 8 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 20 May 2015