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            The Making of New Zealanders
               

            The Making of New Zealanders (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Palenski, Ron

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            The Making of New Zealanders traces the story of how transplanted Britons and others turned themselves into New Zealanders: a distinct group of people with their own songs and sports, symbols and opinions, political traditions and sense of self. Looking at the arrival of steamshi ...

            ISBN 9781869407261
            Published 6 July 2012 by Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Beyond the Steppe Frontier: A History of the Sino-Russian Border
             

            Beyond the Steppe Frontier: A History of the Sino-Russian Border (Hardback)

            By Urbansky, Soeren

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              15 Dec 19

            The Sino-Russian border, once the world's longest land border, has received scant attention in histories about the margins of empires. Beyond the Steppe Frontier rectifies this by exploring the demarcation's remarkable transformation-from a vaguely marked frontier in the seventee ...

            ISBN 9780691181684
            Release Date 15 December 2019
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute
            Language (English)
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            Mihaia: The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu
              

            Mihaia: The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu (Paperback, 2nd edition)

            By Binney, Judith; Chaplin, Gillian; Wallace, Craig

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            Rua Kenana was an extraordinary prophetic leader from the Urewera. Resisting threats to expel the Tuhoe people from their ancestral lands, he established a remarkable community at Maungapohatu, identifying himself as the 'Mihaia' or 'Messiah' for Tuhoe. Judith Binney, Gillian Cha ...

            ISBN 9781927131305
            Published 2 December 2011 by Bridget Williams Books
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Southern Districts of New Zealand: A Journal, with Passing Notices of the Customs of the Aborigines
               

            The Southern Districts of New Zealand: A Journal, with Passing Notices of the Customs of the Aborigines (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Shortland, Edward

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            This 1851 publication recounts Edward Shortland's experiences among the South Island Maori during an official tour in 1843.

            ISBN 9781108040631
            Published 29 December 2011 by Cambridge University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Cambridge Library Collection - Anthropology
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            Murihiku: A History of the South Island of New Zealand and the Islands Adjacent and Lying to the South, from 1642 to 1835
               

            Murihiku: A History of the South Island of New Zealand and the Islands Adjacent and Lying to the South, from 1642 to 1835 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By McNab, Robert

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            The third, 1909 edition of McNab's influential 1905 history of European contact with New Zealand's South Island before 1840.

            ISBN 9781108039994
            Published 10 November 2011 by Cambridge University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Cambridge Library Collection - History of Oceania
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            He Korero - Words Between Us: First Maori-P?keh? Conversations on Paper
              

            He Korero - Words Between Us: First Maori-P?keh? Conversations on Paper (Paperback)

            By Jones, Alison; Jenkins, Kuni

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            This book traces Maori engagement with handwriting from 1769 to 1826. Through beautifully reproduced written documents, it describes the first encounters Maori had with paper and writing and the first relationshiops between Maori and Europeans in the earliest school.

            ISBN 9781869694784
            Published 2 December 2011 by Huia Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Slavery's Ghost: The Problem of Freedom in the Age of Emancipation
              

            Slavery's Ghost: The Problem of Freedom in the Age of Emancipation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Follett, Richard; Foner, Eric; Johnson, Walter

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            Explores the dire, debilitating, sometimes crushing effects of slavery on race relations in American history. This title asks important questions: How did slaves and freedpeople respond to the promise and reality of emancipation? How committed were white southerners to the princi ...

            ISBN 9781421402369
            Published 15 November 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 13+ years
            Series The Marcus Cunliffe Lecture Series
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            The Meeting Place: Maori and Pakeha Encounters, 1642-1840
              

            The Meeting Place: Maori and Pakeha Encounters, 1642-1840 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By O'Malley, Vincent

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            The Meeting Place is an examination of relationships between Maori and Pakeha focusing predominantly on the period between 1814 and 1840 when, author Vincent O'Malley argues, both peoples lived / inhabited a 'middle ground' - in the historian's Richard White's phrase - in which n ...

            ISBN 9781869405946
            Published 4 May 2012 by Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Healing Our History 3rd Edition
               

            Healing Our History 3rd Edition (Paperback, 3rd edition)

            By Consedine, Robert; Consedine, Joanna

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            The Treaty of Waitangi is the most important document in New Zealand's history. Current Treaty issues and Maori/Pakeha relationships can only be understood within the wider story of New Zealand. As we understand and honour our history, we can acknowledge the need for restoration, ...

            ISBN 9780143567691
            Published 28 March 2012 by Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Marlborough: Britain'S Greatest General
              

            Marlborough: Britain'S Greatest General (Paperback)

            By Holmes, Richard

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            Bestselling military historian Richard Holmes delivers an expertly written and exhilarating account of the life of John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, Britain's finest soldier, who rose from genteel poverty to lead his country to glory, cementing its position as a major player o ...

            ISBN 9780007225729
            Published 1 June 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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