A gaping hole in NZ history



"In the third and final specially adapted extract from The New Zealand War, historian James Belich argues that the distorted Victorian view of Maoris as brace but stupid warriors has bequeathed a race relations problem for every generation since."

Table of contents


Primary author: Belich, James

Author biography: Pākehā

Publisher: The Dominion

Publication format: Newspaper article

Publication date: August 23 1986

Publication place: Wellington

Publication status: Okay to copy

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: APW-1 – Archives Project Waitangi

Sector: Community

Informal group: Māori

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural

General related topics: Colonisation

Historical period: 20th

Resources: Culture