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New Zealand wars

Cowan, James

New Zealand wars

a history of the Maori campaigns and the pioneering period.

by Cowan, James

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • New Zealand -- History -- 1843-1870

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1922 ed.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU420 .C652
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4911646M
      ISBN 100404006000
      LC Control Number76100514

      The Invasion of the Waikato was the biggest and most important campaign of the 19th century New Zealand Wars, fought in the North Island of New Zealand between the military forces of the colonial government and a federation of Māori tribes known as the "Kingitanga Movement". The Waikato is a territorial region with a northern boundary somewhat south of the city of on: Waikato, New Zealand. The New Zealand Wars were a series of conflicts- mainly in the North Island between the native Maori, British troops and occasionally settlers. The causes of the wars are believed to be the sudden influx of European settlers to New Zealand (far more arrived than the Maoris anticipated), and the struggle for control of the land that followed.

      This is a list of wars involving New Zealand. New Zealand has participated in many armed conflicts, usually alongside its ally the United Kingdom. List. Conflict New Zealand Opposing Combatant Result Second Boer War (–). One of his major works on the 19th-century clash between Māori and Pākehā, the revisionist study The New Zealand Wars (), was also published in an American edition and adapted into a television series and mater: Victoria University of Wellington, .

      The New Zealand Wars were a series of conflicts that profoundly shaped the course and direction of our nation’s history. Fought between the Crown and various groups of Māori between and , the wars touched many aspects of life in nineteenth century New Zealand, even in those regions spared actual fighting. What should we call the series of conflicts that raged in New Zealand between the Crown and groups of Māori from to ? Here’s Vincent O’Malley in an extract from his new book, The New Zealand Wars/Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa. What historians and others have called the wars has changed over time.


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Twenty years after its publication, this remains one of the most controversial interpretations of an aspect of New Zealand history.

The book opens with an inequivocal statement of intent: "This is a revisionist history of the New Zealand Wars."Cited by:   The New Zealand Wars (Men-at-Arms Book ) and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

Learn more. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App/5(14). War: A Novel of the New Zealand Wars (The New Zealand Wars Trilogy Book 2) - Kindle edition by Hayward, Dave. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading War: A Novel of the New Zealand Wars (The New Zealand Wars Trilogy Book 2).5/5(6). Following on from the best-selling The Great War for New Zealand, Vincent O'Malley's new book provides a highly accessible introduction to the causes, events and consequences of the New New Zealand wars book Wars.

The text is supported by extensive full-colour illustrations as well as timelines, graphs and summary tables. Together they comprise his New Zealand Wars Trilogy, generally seen as New Zealand's finest historical fiction.

Drawing on real events in the New Zealand Wars from the s to the s, these novels are Here for the first time in one volume, are Maurice Shadbolt's three best-selling and award-winning novels The House of Strife, Monday's Warriors New Zealand wars book Season of the Jew/5.

This book covers both the intra-Maori Musket Wars during the s and colonial-era fighting between British settler and Maori forces which lasted from until Ian Knight has previously produced an excellent book for Osprey on Maori fortifications during this era, and this volume is almost as good/5(14).

As these book covers with their varied titles suggest, there has been considerable debate about what to call the New Zealand wars. Each name makes different assumptions about the meaning of the conflicts. In the 19th century they were known among Pākehā as the 'Māori wars', or.

This book provides overviews of the New Zealand wars themselves, traditional Maori martial culture, changes in Maori fighting tactics, the British imperial forces in NZ, and NZ militia, volunteers, and constabulary. flag Like see review John Somers rated it /5(4). A new book on the New Zealand Wars has been released – Tutu Te Peuhu, New Perspectives on the New Zealand Wars.

This new book was launched at Parliament in Wellington on 23 October On hand to do the honours were Hon Ron Mark, Minister of Defence, and Hon Nania Mahuta, Minister of Maori Development.

A thoroughly concise and engaging overview of the New Zealand Wars, chronicling everything from the attack on Kororareka through to the Waikato invasion, the pursuit of Te Kooti and invasion of Parihaka and the ramifications that all events from the time period entail/5.

Based on many years of research and illustrated throughout, The Great War for New Zealand is a groundbreaking book written in the conviction that a nation needs to own its history.

Available now in hardback and ebook formats from booksellers and using the ‘Buy’ buttons on this page. Hayward’s book is a readable conclusion to his trilogy on the New Zealand Wars and it provides a useful description of little known but important events in New Zealand history.

Whether or not you are interested in New Zealand history you will enjoy this tale of one of the nineteenth century’s lesser known but more interesting campaigns/5(6). (New Zealand Wars #1) A powerful and moving novel of the early days of colonial New Zealand.

A shrewd mission-educated Maori, Coates/Kooti, perceived as a thorn in the colonial flesh, escapes imprisonment and returns to Poverty Bay with a small band of followers/5. Five-part series The New Zealand Wars took a new look at the history of Māori vs Pākehā armed conflict.

It was presented by historian James Belich, who with his arm-waving zeal proved a persuasive on-screen presence: "we don't need to look overseas for our Robin Hood, our Genghis Khan, Joan of Arc, or Gandhi".

The New Zealand Wars condemned generations of Māori across much of the country to lives of poverty, destroying the economic infrastructure and wealth generated and accumulated previously. “Knight concisely but thoroughly conveys the history as well as the weapons and dress of the Maori warriors, British forces and colonial troops.

Color plates by Raffaele Ruggeri are teamed with lots of illustrations and photos in black and white to punctuate this intriguing chronicle of clashes between the British Empire Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.

These books are the New Zealand Wars trilogy by Mauriuce Shadbolt (–), a triptych of historical novels set during the New Zealand Wars of the s and s. The House of Strife is actually the last written of the three books, but is. The first of its kind for New Zealand – a lavish, landmark production – New Zealand and the First World War dynamically illustrates 50 key episodes of our wartime life.

Featuring over images, many previously unpublished, the book comes with a host of memorabilia: fold-out maps, posters, booklets, letters and postcards. The New Zealand Wars Ngā Pākanga Whenua O Mua. This website presents aspects of the New Zealand Wars fought between Māori and the Crown throughout most of the 19th century, emphasising Māori histories of these engagements in the global context of wars.

‘Wars Without End’ is the perspective on the wars argued by Danny in his book of the same name Wars Without End. The Land Wars in Nineteenth century New Zealand (Penguin Books, Revised Edition, ). Danny also argues that the wars were all about land, and the unlawful acquisition of it by the Crown.

Gustavus Ferdinand von Tempsky (15 February – 7 September ) was a Prussian adventurer, artist, newspaper correspondent and soldier in New Zealand, Australia, California, Mexico and the Mosquito Coast of Central America. He was also an amateur watercolourist who painted the New Zealand bush and the military : 15 FebruaryBraunsberg, East Prussia.

Department of Sociology, Gender and Social Work Associate Professor Annabel Cooper’s book Filming the Colonial Past: The New Zealand Wars on Screen has been shortlisted for the Ernest Scott Prize.

The book explores various filmmakers’ fascination with the New Zealand Wars over the past The New Zealand Wars and the Victorian Interpretation of Racial Conflict. Although there have been recent works on the origins and consequences of the 19th-century New Zealand Wars, this is the first thorough reexamination of their course in over sixty years/5.