Story: New Zealand wars

Map of the northern war

Map of the northern war

This map shows the location of the main armed encounters in the northern war between March 1845 and January 1846.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Source: James Cowan, The New Zealand wars: a history of the Maori campaigns and the pioneering period. Vol. 1. Wellington: Government Printer, 1922, p. 9

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How to cite this page:

Danny Keenan, 'New Zealand wars - Northern war, 1845–1846', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 May 2022)

Story by Danny Keenan, published 20 Jun 2012, reviewed & revised 8 Feb 2017