Illustrated history of New Zealand
Table of contents: How we know about the past -- Land of birds -- Arrival of
the Maori -- Maori settlement -- European explorers -- Sealing, whaling, timber and trade --
Missionaries and musket wars -- Treaty of Waitangi -- Pioneer settlers -- Gold -- Conflict between the
races -- Political changes -- Changing ways of earning a living -- Fighting outside New Zealand -- Bad
times and the role of the government -- Disasters -- Changes in our lives -- Changes in Maori lives --
Some of our heroes and heroines -- How has human occupation affected New Zealand?