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Brooking, Tom 1949-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 3,328 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Classifications: DU420, 993
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Most widely held works by Tom Brooking
The history of New Zealand by Tom Brooking ( )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With its closest neighbor some 1,200 miles away, New Zealand is one of the most geographically isolated countries in the world. Its remoteness led to its relatively late settlement. Brooking traces New Zealand from its earliest Maori settlers to issues in 2003, covering intertribal relations, the effects of European contact, the challenges of globalization, and more. The volume includes a timeline of historical events, biographical entries of notable people in the history of New Zealand, a glossary of Maori terms, and a bibliographic essay
Seeds of empire the environmental transformation of New Zealand by Tom Brooking ( )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The traditional image of New Zealand is one of verdant landscapes with sheep grazing on lush green pastures. Yet this landscape is almost entirely an artificial creation. As Britain became increasingly reliant on its overseas territories for supplies of food and raw material, so all over the Empire indigenous plants were replaced with English grasses to provide the worked up products of pasture - meat, butter, cheese, wool, and hides. In New Zealand this process was carried to an extreme, with forest cleared and swamps drained. How, why and with what consequences did the transformation of New
Environmental histories of New Zealand ( Book )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milestones : turning points in New Zealand history by Tom Brooking ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heather and the fern : Scottish migration & New Zealand settlement ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lands for the people? : the Highland Clearances and the colonisation of New Zealand : a biography of John McKenzie by Tom Brooking ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unpacking the kists : the Scots in New Zealand by Brad Patterson ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
And captain of their souls : an interpretative essay on the life and times of Captain William Cargill by Tom Brooking ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Making a new land : environmental histories of New Zealand ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consequences of the New Zealand wars for Maori, 1869-1893 : history documents, set three ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maori and pakeha relations, 1800-1860 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Comparison of immigration schemes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pastoralism ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dunedin Rates Reform Group submission to Dunedin City Council on Dunedin rating by R. J Ballagh ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Environment and history ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Schooling for a gendered future : gender, education and opportunity in Caversham, 1880-1930 by Dorothy Page ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
New Zealand ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brooking, T.
Brooking, T. (Tom), 1949-
Brooking, T. W. H.
Brooking, T. W. H. (Tom W. H.), 1949-
Brooking, Thomas Warden Hastings
Brooking, Thomas Warden Hastings, 1949-
Languages
English (54)
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