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The story of New Zealand

Author: Judith Bassett; Keith Sinclair; Marcia Stenson
Publisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed Methuen, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a concise history of New Zealand written for young people.
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Genre/Form: History
Children's nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Bassett; Keith Sinclair; Marcia Stenson
ISBN: 0474000141 9780474000140
OCLC Number: 154712046
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 216 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 26 cm.
Contents: A land of birds --
The Maori people --
The explorers --
Traders and settlers --
Under the British flag --
The early governors and the Maoris --
A new life in a new land --
Earning a living --
Wars between the Maoris and British, 1860-1872 --
Family life in the late nineteenth century --
Maori people rebuild --
Growth of a nation --
The years between the wars: the 1920s --
The 1930's: Depression and the welare state --
War and the fear of war since 1939 --
Modern times --
The changing world of children.
Responsibility: Judith Bassett, Keith Sinclair and Marcia Stenson.

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Presents a concise history of New Zealand written for young people.

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