Making a New Land: Enviromental Histories of New Zealand by Eric Pawson,Tom Brooking

By Eric Pawson,Tom Brooking

Making a brand new Land offers an interdisciplinary viewpoint on the most swift and broad variations in human heritage: that which Maori after which eu colonization of recent Zealand's temperate islands. it is a re-creation of Environmental Histories of latest Zealand, first released in 2002, brimming with new content material and clean insights into the reasons and nature of this change, and the hot landscapes and areas that it produced. surprisingly between environmental histories, this ebook presents a entire research of swap, targeting foreign in addition to neighborhood contexts. Its 19 chapters are geared up in 5 largely chronological components: Encounters, Colonising, Wild locations, Modernising, and modern views. those are framed by way of a piece of writing advent and a reflective epilogue. The publication is definitely illustrated with images, maps, cartoons and different graphics.

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