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A land discovered, Gondwana-1835 / John Parker.

By: Parker, John, 1939 Apr. 6-.
Contributor(s): Television New Zealand.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Parker, John, Frontier of dreams: Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Scholastic, 2005Description: 107 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.ISBN: 1869436806.Uniform titles: Frontier of dreams (Television program) Subject(s): New Zealand -- History -- Children's nonfiction | New Zealand -- History -- 19th century -- Children's nonfictionDDC classification: 993
Contents:
A new world -- A land with people -- Two worlds meet 1642-1835.
Summary: The first volume in a four-volume history of New Zealand from its creation through to the 21st century. Suitable for younger readers as well as for adults, author John Parker has drawn from the wealth of material compiled by New Zealand history specialists and from the television scripts, to cover the major events of this country's history - and some minor curiosities as well.
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Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Junior Non Fiction Hāwera LibraryPlus
Children's
Children's Non Fiction 919 COUNTRIES (Browse shelf) 1 Available I2045085
Junior Non Fiction Stratford
Children's
Children's Non Fiction 993 PAR (Browse shelf) 1 Available A00480445
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Covers the creation of the New Zealand land mass and the arrival of the people that make up most of the population of today's New Zealand, and looks at the effect this gathering of peoples has had on the land and on each other. Suggested level: secondary.

Published in association with the TVNZ series 'Frontier of dreams'.

Includes index.

A new world -- A land with people -- Two worlds meet 1642-1835.

The first volume in a four-volume history of New Zealand from its creation through to the 21st century. Suitable for younger readers as well as for adults, author John Parker has drawn from the wealth of material compiled by New Zealand history specialists and from the television scripts, to cover the major events of this country's history - and some minor curiosities as well.

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