War and politics in New Zealand, 1855-1870
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War and politics in New Zealand, 1855-1870 by Brian James Dalton

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Published by University Press in [Sydney] .
Written in English


  • New Zealand -- History -- 1840-1876.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDU420 D3
The Physical Object
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17319098M

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