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Māori history

Māori first arrived on the shores of Aotearoa New Zealand over 700 years ago (estimates range from 1250 to 1300 AD). They traveled by waka (canoe) from east ... Entry last updated: 29/05/19

History (New Zealand)

Aotearoa New Zealand has a unique story involving a variety of people, places and events. In this entry we'll show you the best websites and books to use to ... Entry last updated: 12/04/17

Countries of the world

Countries will be distinguished by their history, politics, people, culture, economy, beliefs or religion, language and geography. Entry last updated: 13/04/17

Fiji

Fiji is a country in the South Pacific. With more than 300 islands, Fiji is a popular tourist destination. This entry includes some great websites that have ... Entry last updated: 19/09/18

Farming (New Zealand)

New Zealand had a long history of farming and agriculture. Farming is a huge part of the New Zealand economy and brings in a lot of money every year, but it ... Entry last updated: 09/07/19

Wahine disaster 1968

The Wahine was a ferry that ran between Lyttelton and Wellington. In 1968, it sank just off the coast of Wellington. Over fifty people died, making it one of... Entry last updated: 10/10/17

Religion and beliefs

Religion is important to many people, forming part of their identity and beliefs. Combined with superstition, religion has been very important during human h... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Slavery

A slave is a person who is owned by others and forced to work hard for little or no money. Slavery has taken place throughout history with the ancient Romans... Entry last updated: 09/03/18

Middle Ages

European history between about 500 and 1500 AD is known as the Middle Ages or Medieval period. People think of the Middle Ages as a time of knights and castl... Entry last updated: 31/08/18

Antarctica

Antarctica is mostly a frozen continent located at the South Pole. In this article we'll look at what makes Antarctica and the animals and plants that surviv... Entry last updated: 13/09/18
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