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The story of Northland / by A.H. Reed.

By: Reed, Alfred Hamish, 1875-1975.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington, [N.Z.] : Reed, 1956Description: 395 pages, [13] leaves of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Treaty of Waitangi (1840 February 6) | Gums and resins industry -- New Zealand -- Northland | Maori (New Zealand people) -- New Zealand -- Northland -- History | Northland (N.Z.) -- History | New Zealand -- History -- New Zealand Wars, 1843-1847DDC classification: REF z993.13 REE
Contents:
First Northlanders -- The Dutch and the Three Kings -- The first Englishmen -- The French in Northland : De Surville, Marion du Fresne -- Early shipwrecks -- Missionaries -- Early travellers -- Early adventurers -- Background to the Treaty -- Treaty of Waitangi -- After Waitangi -- Early land problems -- "Hotspur Heke" -- Northland's famous tree -- Forty-acre men -- Waipu -- Puhoi -- Albertlanders -- Paparoa -- Matakohe -- Maungaturoto -- Wellsford -- Waimamaku -- Roadless north -- Nineteenth century Maori -- Religion and education -- Recreations -- Early trade and industry : Flax, coal -- The capital and its neighbourhood.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-376) and index.
Subject: The author traces the growth of Northland from its beginnings to the early years of the 20th century.
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Includes appendices, bibliography and index.

First Northlanders -- The Dutch and the Three Kings -- The first Englishmen -- The French in Northland : De Surville, Marion du Fresne -- Early shipwrecks -- Missionaries -- Early travellers -- Early adventurers -- Background to the Treaty -- Treaty of Waitangi -- After Waitangi -- Early land problems -- "Hotspur Heke" -- Northland's famous tree -- Forty-acre men -- Waipu -- Puhoi -- Albertlanders -- Paparoa -- Matakohe -- Maungaturoto -- Wellsford -- Waimamaku -- Roadless north -- Nineteenth century Maori -- Religion and education -- Recreations -- Early trade and industry : Flax, coal -- The capital and its neighbourhood.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-376) and index.

The author traces the growth of Northland from its beginnings to the early years of the 20th century.

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