Arawata Bill (1865-1947) was a pioneering folk hero. He spent decades in the mountain country of New Zealand's South Island, prospecting for gold and other minerals and making new tracks in unexplored areas. His astonishing feats of endurance and tenacity, coupled with his charming eccentricity, have captured the imagination of generations.
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The Story of Legendary Gold Prospector William James O'Leary