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Author Gibson, Tom.

Title The Maori wars : the British Army in New Zealand, 1840-1872 / by Tom Gibson
Published Wellington : A. H. & A. W. Reed, [1974]

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 W'PONDS  993.022 Gib/Mwt  AVAILABLE
Description 271 pages : illustrations, maps. ; 22 cm
Series 19th century military campaigns
Nineteenth-century military campaigns.
Contents The land of the long white cloud -- Tinder fires in the fern -- Hone Heke's flagstaff -- The red tribe attack -- Ohaewai Pa -- The bat's nest -- Rebellion in Taranaki -- The river war : The Waikato -- Action at Tauranga -- The menace of the Hauhaus -- War comes to Wanganui -- Terror on the East Coast -- Titokowaru -- Te Kooti -- The New Zealand Cross -- Victoria Crosses awarded during the Maori Wars -- British regiments which served in the Maori Wars
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography : pages 259-260
Subject Maori (New Zealand people) -- History.
Maori (New Zealand people) -- Wars.
New Zealand -- History -- 1840-1876.
New Zealand -- History -- 1853-1876.
New Zealand -- History -- New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847.
ISBN 058900798X