Warrior nation : New Zealanders at the front, 1900-2000; Thomson, John, 1931-; 2...

Name/Title

Warrior nation : New Zealanders at the front, 1900-2000

Maker

Thomson, John, 1931-

Maker Role

Author

Maker

Wood, George P.

Maker Role

Author

About this object

This story reveals the character of New Zealanders at war: the men who emerged quietly reflective from the horrors of battle in the First World War and became famous as 'The Silent Division,' the best in the British army; the men whom enemy soldiers feard and hated in the Second World War; and the young peacekeepers who've served in war zones around the globe. Contents : South African War, 1899-1902 - The Great War, 1914-1918 - France, 1916-1918 - Second World War, 1939-1945 - 3 NZ Division : island hopping in the Pacific - The air force - The navy - Conflict in Asia, 1950-1972 - The peacekeepers. Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-340) and index.

Date Made

2000

Publisher

Hazard Press

Publication Place

Canberra

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand -- History, Military -- 20th century

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Army -- History -- 20th century

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Royal New Zealand Navy -- History -- 20th century

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Royal New Zealand Air Force -- History

Subject and Association Keywords

World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, New Zealand

Credit Line

Ranfurly veterans Home

Object Type

Book

Object number

2016.4.11

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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