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By Richard Boast

ISBN-10: 0864735618

ISBN-13: 9780864735614

Studying Crown Maori land coverage and perform within the interval 1869–1929, from the institution of the homeland courtroom energy till the cessation of large-scale Crown paying for by way of Gordon Coates, this research chronicles the awful and grim tidal wave of Crown procuring that ruled the Maori humans below very tricky situations. whereas spotting that the govt buying of Maori land used to be in its personal means pushed through actual, if blinkered, idealism, this work's deep study on land buying coverage offers renewed perception at the major politicians of the period, equivalent to Sir Donald McLean, John stability, and John McKenzie who have been powerful advocates of accelerated and state-controlled land purchasing.

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