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Author King, Michael, 1945-2004.

Title New Zealanders at war / Michael King
Published Auckland, N.Z. ; Exeter, N.H. : Heinemann, [1981]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  355.0332931 Kin  AVAILABLE
Description <6>, 308 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 29cm
Contents Major theatres of combat -- New Zealanders and war -- Tribal wars -- The New Zealand Wars -- the South African War -- World War One -- World War Two -- Conflict in Asia -- Epilogue
Summary "This book [compresses] into words and pictures the extent to which war has affected New Zealand life over 200 years. ... It is [an] evocation of the taste and textures of war, how it disrupted New Zealanders' lives and the efforts they made to survive it. It tells also how others failed to survive. ..."--Jacket
Analysis New Zealand History, Military 19th century
New Zealand History, Military Pictorial works
Military operations by New Zealand military forces 1820-1975
Notes Ill. on lining papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject War and society.
World War, 1914-1918 -- New Zealand.
World War, 1939-1945 -- New Zealand.
New Zealand -- Armed Forces.
New Zealand -- History, Military -- Pictorial works.
New Zealand -- History, Military.
New Zealand -- History.
Genre/Form Illustrated works.
LC no. 81161905
ISBN 0868633992