Fishpond Gift Vouchers - Let them choose!

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

One Flag, One Queen, One Tongue
By

Rating
New or Used: 3 copies from $19.95
New or Used: 3 copies from $19.95
Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction - the orgins of New Zealand's South African War contribution; desperately seeking service - the Australasian commandants and the War; New Zealand women's opposition to the South African War; opposition to the war in New Zealand; the contribution of the colonial forces; the social and geographical composition of the New Zealand contingents; the best mounted troops in South Africa; different race same Queen - Maori and the war; New Zealand women and the war; an Australian perspective on the war; the Montreal Flag Riot of 1900; war memories - historical consciousness and nationalism - South African history writing and the second Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902; the impact of the War on the New Zealand military forces and society.

About the Author

Ian McGibbon ONZM is senior historian at the Ministry for Culture and Heritage, specialising in the history of New Zealand's defence and foreign policy, and military history. He was the Ministry of Defence's historian from 1971 to 1979 before joining the Historical Publications Branch, Department of Internal Affairs. From 1983 to 1989 he was Acting Chief Historian. He was involved in the inception of both the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography and the New Zealand Historical Atlas, and was Managing Editor of the latter. His has written a number of major publications of military history and was the editor of the Oxford Companion to New Zealand Military History (2000). Ian is edits the journal of the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs, New Zealand International Review. In 1997 he was appointed ONZM for services to historical research. John Crawford is the New Zealand Defence Forces historian and holds an MA in History from the University of Canterbury. He is the author of many books and papers including To Fight for the Empire, An Illustrated History of New Zealand and the South African War, 1899-1902, Kia Kaha: New Zealand in the Second World War, New Zealand's Pacific Frontline: Guadalcanal - Solomon Islands Campaign 1942-45, In the Field For Peace - New Zealand's Contribution to International Peace-support Operations: 1950-1995 and, with Glyn Harper, Operation East Timor.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » History » Africa » General
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling One Flag, One Queen, One Tongue: New Zealand and the South African War on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top