The New Zealand wars: a history of the Maori Campaigns and the pioneering Period...


The New Zealand wars: a history of the Maori Campaigns and the pioneering Period.


Cowan, James, 1870-1943

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Contents: Volume 2: The Hauhau Wars, 1864-72 -- Pai-marire -- The attack on Sentry Hill Redoubt -- The battle of Moutoa -- The siege of Pipiriki -- Cameron's West Coast campaign -- Chute's Taranaki campaign -- Pai-Marire on the East Coast -- The fighting at Te Tapiri -- Operations at Matata and Te Teko -- The expedition to Opotiki -- Fighting among the Ngati Porou -- The siege of Waerenga-a-hika -- The first Wairoa campaign. The fight at Oamarunui -- McDonnell's Taranaki campaign -- The Tauranga bush campaign -- Hauhau invasion of the Rotorua district -- Capture of Puraku Pa, Tarukenga -- The opening of Tito owaru's campaign -- The defence of Turuturu-Mokai -- Te Ngutu-o-te-Manu -- Te Kooti's excape from Chatham Islands -- Whitmore's defeat at Moturoa -- The Poverty Bay massacre -- Makaretu and siege of Ngatapa -- The final campaign against Titokowaru. Te Kooti's raid on Whakatane -- Te Kooti's attack on Mohaka -- Wjitmore's invasion of the Urewera country -- Surprise at Opepe -- The Taupo campaign -- Defeat of Te Kooti at Rotorua -- Operations at Waikaremoana -- The chase of Te Kooti -- Ngati-Porou's seatch for Te Kooti -- Te Kooti defeated at Waipaoa -- Frontier perils and final peace. "By authority of the Hon. the Minister of Internal Affairs." Includes index

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New Zealand. Govt.Printer

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Maori (New Zealand people) -- Wars Korero nehe

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Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

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993.1025 COW

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