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Books by Green, Anna

British Capital, Antipodean Labour: Working the New Zealand Waterfront, 1915–1951

ISBN: 1 877133 99 X

British Capital, Antipodean Labour is the first book to look at the processes of work on the waterfront. The author focuses on three ports: Auckland, Wellington and Lyttelton, revealing how the work of loading and unloading ships was done, and the conditions in which the 'wharfies' worked.