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Author Schrader, Ben, author.

Title The big smoke : New Zealand cities 1840-1920 / Ben Schrader.

Published Wellington, New Zealand Bridget Williams Books, [2016]
©2016.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  307.760993 SCHR    DUE 01-11-19
Physical description 480 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour), portraits, chiefly colour charts, facsimiles ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "Explores such questions as: what did cities look like and how did they change; why were women especially drawn to live in cities; in what ways did Māori experience and shape cities; how far was the street a living room and stage for city life; and why did New Zealand so quickly became a nation of townspeople?"--Publisher information.
Subject Cities and towns -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century.
Cities and towns -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
City and town life -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century.
City and town life -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
Urbanization -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century.
Urbanization -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
Social change -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century.
Social change -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th century.
Maori (New Zealand people) -- New Zealand -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Maori (New Zealand people) -- New Zealand -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
History.
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