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Hero of the Hill

Hero of the Hill

Author: Joy Cowley
$20.00(NZD)  inc GST
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A fierce wind blows.  Thunder rumbles.  Will the brave engine and carriages tumble?


Written in steady, clicketty-clack rhyme, Joy Cowley's tale of H 199 brings a little-known slice of New Zealand history to life.


A story about a Fell engine, H 199,which used to pull coaches up the Rimutaka Incline, a section of the railway line between Wellington and the Wairarapa which was too steep for ordinary engines.

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General Fields

  • : 9781775431237
  • : Scholastic New Zealand
  • : Scholastic New Zealand
  • : February 2014
  • : 268x215mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : February 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 32
  • : Colour
  • : Joy Cowley
  • : Paperback
  • : Philip Webb.
  • : en
  • : 823.2