The road to war : the 1863 redoubts of South Auckland : a narrative of the makin...

Name/Title

The road to war : the 1863 redoubts of South Auckland : a narrative of the making of the Great South Road to the Waikato Riverand the establishment of the redoubts and military strong points protecting it, and of the conflicts between Pakeha

Maker

LENNARD, Maurice

Maker Role

Author

About this object

Contents: The making of the road -- Down the road to the front -- Invasion -- The frontier line: Wairoa redoubts -- Whangamarino and Meremere -- The Thames expedition : Miranda, Esk and Surrey redoubts -- Rangiriri -- Death of Captain Mercer -- Aftermath: the bill -- Appendices (Blockhouses and redoubts ; Mileposts ; Pukekohe East Church ; Havelock ; The Royal Artillery in the Maori War ; The women ; Site surveys of redoubts still existing in 1980 ; Chronological record) -- Sources -- Index. Monograph / Whakatane & District Historical Society, 0110-4004 ; no. 16

Date Made

1986

Publisher

Whakatane & District Historical Society

Publication Place

Howick NZ

Subject and Association Keywords

Road construction -- New Zealand -- North Island -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

Roads -- New Zealand -- North Island -- Design and construction -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

South Auckland (NZ) -- History -- 1843-1870

Subject and Association Keywords

Waikato (NZ) -- History -- 1843-1870

Subject and Association Keywords

North Island (NZ) -- History -- 1843-1870

Subject and Association Keywords

Great South Road (Auckland, NZ)

Named Collection

Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.1.0431

Spine Label

993.25 LEN

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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