Tragedy at Pike River Mine: How and Why 29 Men Died
By Macfie Rebecca
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Winner: New Zealand Post Book Award, Best First Book, Non-fiction On a sunny afternoon in November 2010, a massive explosion rocked the underground Pike River coal mine, deep in a
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Tragedy at Pike River Mine: How and Why 29 Men Died
15 March 2015
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Winner of New Zealand Post Book Awards: Best First Book of Non-Fiction 2014


"Credit is due to Rebecca Macfie for her book, Tragedy at Pike River Mine. The investigation makes compelling reading, and illustrates the power of journalism in book form." -John Drinnan, New Zealand...
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Author Biography

Rebecca Macfie is a senior writer with New Zealand Listener. She was previously a senior writer and deputy editor of The New Zealand Herald's Canvas magazine, editor and deputy editor of Unlimited magazine, and has written extensively for The Independent Business Weekly and National Business Review. She has 24 years' experience in journalism and has won many awards.