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By Jock Phillips

Who have been our Pakeha ancestors? Did our forefathers and moms come from specific components of england, did they have a tendency to be rural or urban folks, have been they Catholi or Protestants, farmers or manufacturing facility staff? Drawing on a massive research of loss of life registers and delivery files in addition to enormous quantities of biographical money owed of people and households, Settlers provides the 1st accomplished account of the origins of Pakeha New Zealanders. Phillips and Hearn use person examples of immigrants and their households, vividly depicted within the various illustrations, and convey that those settlers have been a particular crew. They have been predominantly rural dwellers working towards pre-industrial crafts, Low-Church Protestants and as frequently of Celtic as Anglo-Saxon background. They additional components in their various cultures to the hot land - from Cornwall's meat pies to Scotland's nation exhibits - and their shared characteristi formed New Zealand's tradition and heritage, from the flow for temperance and women's suffrage to New Zealanders' enthusiasm for the outside. Settlers makes an important contribution to knowing the origins of Pakeha New Zealand.

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Settlers: New Zealand Immigrants from England, Ireland and Scotland 1800-1945 (AUP Studies in Cultural and Social History series)

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