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Treaty of Waitangi

Treaty of Waitangi

An easy introduction to the Treaty of Waitangi which provides a summary of treay history and race relations in New Zealand. Suitable for children 10 and over and adutls

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ISBN 9781877514340
Barcode 9781877514340
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780947506162
Published 25 November 2011 by Oratia Media
Format Paperback, 2011 reprint
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Author(s) By Calman, Ross
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ISBN-13 9781877514340
ISBN-10 1877514349
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
Publisher Oratia Media
Imprint Libro International
Publication Date 25 November 2011
International Publication Date 1 November 2011
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback, 2011 reprint
Edition 2011 reprint
Author(s) By Calman, Ross
Category History
World History: C 1750 To C 1900
Australasian & Pacific History
Indigenous Peoples
Land Rights
Treaties & Other Sources Of International Law
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 230mm
Spine: 5mm
Weight 150g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Regional History
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 993
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

New Zealanders in all walks of life need to have a basic knowledge about the Treaty of Waitangi. But gaining an understanding of the Treaty is not an easy matter, with information mostly available through text books. The Treaty of Waitangi answers that need with a short, balanced introduction to the nation's founding document. In plain language it covers the events leading up to the treaty, the treaty signing itself and what has happened since. Also included is information on the key personalities, a wealth of illustrations, and the full text of the treaty, in English and Maori. This is essential reading for all New Zealanders and visitors who wish to gain an insight into pivotal events in the nation's history.

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Author's Bio

Ross Calman is a writer who enjoys sharing his passion for New Zealand history and our nation's stories. He is the author or editor of eight other books, including The New Zealand Wars and the revised Reed Book of Maori Mythology. Of Ngati Toa, Ngati Raukawa and Ngai Tahu descent, he lives in Christchurch with his wife and two children.

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