Story: Perceptions of the landscape

‘Beautiful New Zealand’ books

‘Beautiful New Zealand’ books

In the early 2000s, New Zealand bookshops were still filled with publications showing the unspoilt beauty of the country, reflecting a demand for scenic images. A few examples can be seen on this shelf in a Wellington bookstore, Bennetts government bookshop.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
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Jock Phillips, 'Perceptions of the landscape - New landscapes – after the 1960s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 September 2023)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 24 Sep 2007