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Nelson : a history of early settlement

Author: Ruth M Allan; N M Taylor; Pamela Cocks; J C Beaglehole
Publisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The history of the early settlement of the Nelson Province of New Zealand begins with the days of the Maori, and goes on through the visits of Tasman, Cook and D'Urville to consider the Wakefield system of colonisation as applied in Nelson, the voyages of emigrant ships, urban and rural development, the life and struggles of the colonists, the leading personalities engaged and the exploration of the hinterland. It  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth M Allan; N M Taylor; Pamela Cocks; J C Beaglehole
OCLC Number: 8650658
Description: xvii, 458 pages, 21 pages of plates ; 22 cm
Contents: The Maori period --
A planned settlement --
First arrivals --
Organised immigration --
Town development --
Country land --
Land problems --
Wairau Massacre --
The aftermath --
The German settlements --
Lean years for labour --
The Company and the land question --
The exploration of Nelson.
Responsibility: by Ruth M. Allan, with chapters by Nancy M. Taylor and Pamela Cocks ; edited with an introduction by J.C. Beaglehole.

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The history of the early settlement of the Nelson Province of New Zealand begins with the days of the Maori, and goes on through the visits of Tasman, Cook and D'Urville to consider the Wakefield system of colonisation as applied in Nelson, the voyages of emigrant ships, urban and rural development, the life and struggles of the colonists, the leading personalities engaged and the exploration of the hinterland. It contains what is certainly the best account of the "Wairau massacre" yet given, and breaks new ground with a fascinating chapter on the German settlers who came to the province. (From inside cover).

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