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. According to the author, "The degree of Maori success in all four major wars is still underestimated--even to the point where, in the case of one war, the wrong side is said to have won." Here, Belich sets out to show how historical distortions have arisen over time revises our understanding of New Zealand history.
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Review: The New Zealand Wars and the Victorian Interpretation of Racial ConflictUser Review - Nathan - Goodreads
A narrative of the small-scale but historically important series of clashes between the settler government and the Maori tribes around the North Island in the mid 1800s. This had its origins in a PhD ... Read full review
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This 5 DVD documentary series is an excellent and generally entertaining study of the causes,conflict and consequences of the battle for control of New Zealand between indigenous Maori and British ...
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