Patu: The New Zealand Wars
A large-format, stunning visual history of the New Zealand Wars of the 1800s, suitable for children and adults, by the multiple-award-winning Gavin Bishop
Discover the key people, perspectives and battles of the New Zealand Wars in this powerfully told and richly illustrated visual history by Gavin Bishop.
Auē! Te mamae!
Navigate the defining moments of the wars, visit the battle sites and explore the sweeping change that took place in Aotearoa during the 19th century.
Guiding readers through the bitter armed clashes over land and sovereignty, PATU is an essential book for every home, school and library.
A stunning large format hardback, complete with foldout maps of key pa, villages and battle sites, this is a book to engross children and adults, bringing to life a complex period of Aotearoa's past that has urgent relevance for our present and future.
Imprint: Picture Puffin
Published: October 2023
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New Zealand Rates:
Dunedin Central & West Harbour residents: Free delivery
Urban Delivery: $6.50
Rural Delivery: $8.50
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You'll also receive a colouring-in sheet plus a bookmark or another little treat from us!