Russell Stone grew up these close-knit inner suburbs of interwar Auckland that are written about in this book. He was educated at Mount Albert Grammar School and the University of Auckland. After war service he became a secondary-school teacher for thirteen years before joining the staff of the History Department at the University of Auckland, from which he retired in 1989 as an Emeritus Professor.
Featured in the 24 July 2017 New Zealand / Pasifika Newsletter.
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Publication date: 2017-08-06
Number of pages: 240
Subjects: Non-fiction, New Zealand, NZ Biography & True Stories