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Paradise Reforged free pdf The sequel to the best-selling Making Peoples, which was a bestseller and award-winner in New Zealand. It picks up where Making Peoples ended - at the beginning of the 20th century. The volume presents an account of a country which in 100 years undergone massive changes as a flood of "Pakeha" (European) immigrants built on the land opportunities opened by the ferocious British-Maori wars of the 19th century. Torn between British and Maori identities, New Zealanders have successfully craeted a new nation but one in which the tensiosn and injustices of its founding are never far from the surface.

About James Belich

James Belich is the acclaimed author of Making Peoples and is Professor of History at the University of Auckland.

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Author : James Belich
Publisher : Penguin Books (NZ)
Data Published : 28 March 2002
ISBN : 0713991720
EAN : 9780713991727
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 608 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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