Te Kooti Tango Whenua. The Native Land Court 1864-1909

Author(s): David V. Williams

Maori | Law

Williams' history - the first book to provide the "bigger picture' of the activities of the Native Land Court - details the dramatically adverse impact it had on the landholdings of Maori hapu.Te Kooti tango whenua offers a picture of the court in action, with legislative practices that perhaps resulted in the most serious breaches of the Treaty of Waitangi to date, and "points the way to a future less contaminated by hurts arising from injustices of the past.' "

Bookplate inside cover


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781877241031
  • : Huia Publishers
  • : Huia Publishers
  • : 0.623
  • : October 2007
  • : 220mm X 140mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : David V. Williams
  • : Paperback
  • : near fine
  • : 400
  • : Illustrations, ports.