The New Zealand Wars: History of the Maori Campaigns and the Pioneering Period
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Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (1039 pages)
Author: J. Cowan
Year: (1922) 2008
Publisher: Archive Digital Books Australasia
Published in two volumes in 1922, this large book is divided into 84 chapters. 'The New Zealand Wars: History of the Maori Campaigns and the Pioneering Period' covers the history of the wars involving the British against the Maori people after the establishment of British sovereignty. It also covers the history of the era of pioneering settlement in New Zealand.
Volume 1 covers years 1845-1864 - from the outbreak of Heke's War in 1845 to the end of the Kingite wars in Taranaki, Waikato and the Bay of Plenty, 1864.
Volume 2 covers years 1864-1872 - devoted to the Hauhau campaigns.
Numerous sketches drawings and black and white photographs are of added interest.
High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD has been bookmarked for easy navigation, and pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.
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