Revised 2019 edition. This is perfect for those who want history in a hurry — this concise and easy-to-use guide provides a readable and simple summary of New Zealand’s history.
Author Peter Jessup tells the story of New Zealand from its formation and settlement, explaining key events in its development as a nation. He describes the land; its geography, its flora and fauna, and the produce and forms of national income.
You'll learn about the New Zealand people - their achievements, inventions and passion for sport. Jessup also records New Zealand's role in major conflicts, as well as the nation's biggest disasters. The book also has a timeline of notable 'firsts' for New Zealand.
'All you need to know about New Zealand's past in the time it takes to watch a movie.' - Hawkes Bay Today.
From the same publishers of Instant! Maori, the English-Maori phrase book that puts a smile on your face and helps you speak Maori from the first page of this Kindle edition.