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Author Jackson, Gainor W. (Gainor Wilmott)

Title Settlement by sail : 19th century immigration to New Zealand / text and original paintings by Gainor W. Jackson ; [illustration, Kristen Miles]
Published [Wellington, N.Z.] : GP Publications, [1991]
©1991

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Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, maps, plans ; 30 cm
regular print
Summary Chapters include: Victorian Britain : the land they left; The Wakefields and the New Zealand Land Companies; Early Settlements and their first fleets; The voyage out; The sailing routes; the perils; Shipping lanes; Immigration cycles; Appendix - some founding ships
Analysis New Zealand - emigration & immigration
Notes Facsim. and plans on inside covers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 48)
Subject Marine accidents -- History -- 19th century.
Marine accidents.
Passenger ships -- History -- 19th century.
Sailing ships -- History -- 19th century.
United Kingdom -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- 19th century.
New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century.
New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- 19th century.
ISBN 0477000258 (paperback)