No Ordinary Man

Author(s): John Steele

NZ History and Society

Arthur Purchas was said to be perhaps the most gifted person ever to come to this country. Surgeon and doctor, architect, engineer, geologist, explorer, musician, botanist, artist, priest, inventor; in his time he was one of our most prominent citizens. The Purchas story of exceptional achievement, tragedy and adventure, has remained largely untold ¿ until now.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781927305584
  • : David Ling Publishing Limited
  • : David Ling Publishing Limited
  • : October 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : John Steele