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Waitangi Day: the New Zealand Story

Waitangi Day: the New Zealand Story
  

"Reviews the historic events behind the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840 and charts the celebrations, tensions and protests witnessed in the years that followed, concluding with a summary of the Waitangi Day events held around the country on 6th February today"--Publishe... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781869664213
Published 1 January 2015 by New Holland Publishers
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Werry, Philippa
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ISBN-13 9781869664213
ISBN-10 1869664213
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Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher New Holland Publishers
Imprint New Holland Publishers (NZ) Ltd
Publication Date 1 January 2015
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Werry, Philippa
Category History
Waitangi Day
Family, Home & Self Help
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Children's Choice Awards 2015 - Non-fiction
Number of Pages 64
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 265mm
Weight 280g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 993
Catalogue Code 529815

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"Reviews the historic events behind the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840 and charts the celebrations, tensions and protests witnessed in the years that followed, concluding with a summary of the Waitangi Day events held around the country on 6th February today"--Publisher information.

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Author's Bio

Philippa Werry is a librarian and children's writer whose non-fiction, poetry, stories and plays have been widely published. Her work has appeared in the School Journal and other educational publications, and some stories have been broadcast on National Radio. Several of her books are listed as Storylines Notable Books and Anzac Day published by New Holland was shortlisted for both the NZ Post Children's Book Awards and LIANZA Children's Book Awards in 2014. She is the author of Best Mates, illustrated by Bob Kerr and also published by New Holland.

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