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Landmarks of New Zealand writing to 1945

Janet Maconie

Landmarks of New Zealand writing to 1945

by Janet Maconie

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Published by New Zealand Book Council in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Zealand literature -- History and criticism.,
  • New Zealand literature -- Bio-bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Janet Maconie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9624.3 .M33 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p. ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1664061M
    ISBN 10047301114X
    LC Control Number91228852
    OCLC/WorldCa30700507

    Landmarks was ‘a historical geography of New Zealand’ (Cumberland ) which cited prominent individuals and significant events that shaped early New Zealand European nationhood. As time elapses, this situated knowledge becomes contestable and, as Billig () contends, ‘Nations have to create their own histories’ and ‘national. This is about the times that my ancestor a sea captain,his wife and children who were the first European settlers/missionaries who arrived and stayed in the north island of New Zealand.I found the book in the Russell Museum in the Bay of Islands where the descendants still live to this day well some of the many.. It is called "A most Noble Anchorage" by Marie King also a descendant and.

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    New Zealand writers largely emerged on the global scene in the mid-twentieth century (although writers from the country existed long before). Some critics cite the government’s decision in to establish a literary fund as one of the primary catalysts for publishing literature within the country, while others cite events such as the creation of a publishing house at the University of New. This book details the four-month journey settlers used to take by boat to reach New Zealand from Britain, based on the journals kept by the author on his voyage in For a good general introduction, see the Traveller's History of New Zealand, which captures the basics of Kiwi history and culture, or The Penguin History of New Zealand.


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