Because We Were the Travellers

TitleBecause We Were the Travellers
Year for Search1997
AuthorsLasenby, Jack (b. 1931)
Date Published1997
PublisherLongacre Press
Place PublishedDunedin, New Zealand
KeywordsMale author, New Zealand author
Annotation

A young adult post-catastrophe quest and environmental dystopia. The first of four volumes in which a young man travels down the North Island of New Zealand and onto the South Island. In the process, he comes in contact with a number of primitive dystopian societies from which he must escape. In this volume, he and an old woman are expelled from their tribe and begin the trek with the old woman teaching her skills like weaving and passing on her knowledge of the land. See also 1998, 1999, and 2001 Lasenby.

Additional Publishers

Also published South Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Hyland House, 1997.

Holding Institutions

ATL, L, PSt

Author Note

New Zealand author (b. 1931).

Full Text

1997 Lasenby, Jack (b. 1931). Because We Were the Travellers. Dunedin, New Zealand: Longacre Press. Also published South Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Hyland House, 1997. ATL, L, PSt

A young adult post-catastrophe quest and environmental dystopia. The first of four volumes in which a young man travels down the North Island of New Zealand and onto the South Island. In the process, he comes in contact with a number of primitive dystopian societies from which he must escape. In this volume, he and an old woman are expelled from their tribe and begin the trek with the old woman teaching her skills like weaving and passing on her knowledge of the land. See also 1998, 1999, and 2001 Lasenby. New Zealand author.