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What Happened at Waitangi?

What Happened at Waitangi?
  

Who said what to whom when the Treaty was negotiated - and what lay behind subsequent misunderstandings about its wording?

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ISBN 9781927277409
Published 3 February 2014 by Bridget Williams Books
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Orange, Claudia
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ISBN-13 9781927277409
ISBN-10 192727740X
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Bridget Williams Books
Imprint BWB Texts
Publication Date 3 February 2014
International Publication Date 1 February 2014
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format EPUB ebook – 1st edition
Edition 1st
Author(s) By Orange, Claudia
Category History
World History
Australasian & Pacific History
Australasian & Pacific history: c 1750 to c 1900
Social Sciences
Politics & Government
Law
International Law
Treaties & Other Sources Of International Law
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
NBS Text Regional History
ONIX Text General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 490036

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Who said what to whom when the Treaty was negotiated - and what lay behind subsequent misunderstandings about its wording?

In this extract from her bestselling book The Treaty of Waitangi, Claudia Orange reports in detail on the dramatic events which led to the signing of the Treaty on 6 February 1940.

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Author's Bio

Claudia Orange is the Practice Leader Research at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, having previously headed the museum's History and Pacific Cultures section. She was General Editor of the multi-volume, award-winning Dictionary of New Zealand Biography from 1990 to 2003. She was also Acting Chief Historian from 1997 to 2000 in the History Group of the Department of Internal Affairs, and then 2002-2003 was Senior Historian in Te Ara, the online Encyclopedia of New Zealand in the Ministry for Culture and Heritage. She has produced several works on the Treaty of Waitangi - from the award-winning Treaty of Waitangi (1987) to An Illustrated History of the Treaty of Waitangi (2004). She has written widely on early New Zealand history and on twentieth century race relations, and was foundation chair of the National Oral History Association of New Zealand (NOHANZ). Dr Claudia Orange was appointed the OBE in 1993, received the University of Auckland's Distinguished Alumni Award in 1997, and was awarded the honour of Distinguished Companion of the Order of New Zealand in 2009.

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