The Progress of New Zealand in the Century by Robert Francis IrvineThe Progress of New Zealand in the Century by Robert Francis Irvine

The Progress of New Zealand in the Century

byRobert Francis Irvine

Paperback | February 4, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902. Excerpt: ... PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN NEW ZEALAND HISTORY. CHRONOLOGICALLY ARRANGED. 1642. Discovery by Abel Jansen Tasman. 1769. Captain Cook landed at Poverty Bay, Oct. 8. 1793. Lieutenant-Governor King visited Doubtless Bay. 1809. The Boyd massacre. 1814. Rev. S. Marsden arrived at Bay of Islands. 1820. Hongi visited England. 1821. Capture of Mauinaina Pa (Auckland Isthmus) by Hongi. Fall of Te Totara Pa, Thames. 1822. Fall of Matakitaki Pa, Waitato. 1823. 1828. Acts passed for extension of the jurisdiction of the Courts of Justice in New South Wales to British subjects in New Zealand. 1825. First attempt at Colonisation (Captain Herd). Ngati-Whatua defeated at Koipara by Hongi. 1827. Wesleyan mission at Whangaroa burned by Hongi's followers. 1828. Captain Dumont d'Urville visited Auckland Harbour. 1830. Seizure of Tama-i-hara-nui by Rauparaha at Akaroa. Destruction of Kaiapoi Pa by Rauparaha. 1831. Thirteen chiefs applied for the protection of King William the Fourth. Capture of Pukerangiora Pa by Waikato. 1832. Waikato repulsed in an attack on Ngamotu Pa, Taranaki. 1833. Mr. James Busby appointed British Resident. 1834. H. M. S. Alligator destroyed "VVaimate Pa, near Opunake. 1835. "The United Tribes of New Zealand" published declaration of independence of whole of New Zealand. Portion of Ngatiawa tribe migrated to Chatham Islands. 1836. Fighting between the Waikato and Te Arawa. 1838. French Roman Catholio Bishop Pompallier arrived at Hokianga. 1839. May 12. New Zealand Company's first expedition left England. June. Letters Patent authorising Governor of New South Wales to include within the limits of the colony any territory acquired by Crown in New Zealand. Sept. New Zealand Company's first emigrants left England. Sept. Colonel Wakefield arrived in New Zealand. 184...
Title:The Progress of New Zealand in the CenturyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:124 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.26 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217282962

ISBN - 13:9780217282963