The Northern War

Page 9 – Further information

This web feature was written by Steve Watters and produced by the team.



  • James Belich, The New Zealand Wars and the Victorian interpretation of racial conflict, Auckland University Press, Auckland, 1986
  • James Cowan, The New Zealand Wars: a history of the Maori campaigns and the pioneering period, 2 volumes, reprinted by Government Printer, Wellington, 1983 (see also digitised versions of these volumes)
  • David Green, Battlefields of the New Zealand Wars: a visitor’s guide, Penguin, Auckland, 2010
  • Vincent O’Malley, The New Zealand Wars / Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa, Bridget Williams Books, Wellington, 2019
  • Nigel Prickett, Landscapes of conflict: a field guide to the New Zealand Wars, Random House, Auckland, 2002
  • Tim Ryan and Bill Parham, The colonial New Zealand wars, Grantham House, Wellington, 2002
  • Matthew Wright, Two peoples, one land, Reed, Auckland, 2006
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'Further information', URL:, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 30-Sep-2021