The Oxford Illustrated History of New Zealand / Edition 2

The Oxford Illustrated History of New Zealand / Edition 2

by Keith Sinclair
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195583817

ISBN-13: 9780195583816

Pub. Date: 04/28/1998

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Bringing one thousand years to life, this is an illustrated history of New Zealand from the settlement by Polynesians to the present day. The book covers the period of colonization after the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, the wars between the Maori and the British Army of the 1860s, the beginning of party government in the 1990s, votes for women in 1993,

Overview

Bringing one thousand years to life, this is an illustrated history of New Zealand from the settlement by Polynesians to the present day. The book covers the period of colonization after the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, the wars between the Maori and the British Army of the 1860s, the beginning of party government in the 1990s, votes for women in 1993, fighting in South Africa and Europe, the Depression, the Maori drift to towns, the influx of Pacific Islanders, and the economic reforms since the fourth Labour Government. Each chapter has been written by an acknowledged expert in his or her field, and a new chapter by Dr Jack Vowles brings the book fully up to date.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195583816
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/1998
Series:
Oxford Illustrated Histories Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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