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The Maori Wars end with British supremacy – Historical articles and illustrations Military Art, Military History, Military Uniforms, World History, Art History, British Army Uniform, Crimean War, History Images, Military Pictures

The Maori Wars end with British supremacy – Historical articles and illustrations

This edited article about New Zealand originally appeared in Look and Learn issue number 818 published on 17 September 1977. The Battle of Tauranga, 1864 The British army officers, trained as Empire leaders in the finest traditions of Queen Victoria’s famous regiments, stroked their chins in bewilderment as they took their battlefield positions. What, they […]

  Once Were Warriors, Mount Eden, Polynesian People, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Fortification, Prehistory, People Of The World, Ancient History

Maori Forts - Pa

The word pā can refer to any Māori village or defensive settlement, but often refers to hill forts - fortified settlements with palisades and defensive terraces - and also to fortified villages. Pā are mainly in the North Island of New Zealand, north of Lake Taupo. Over 5000 sites have been located, photographed and examined although few have been subject to detailed analysis. No pā have been yet located from the early colonisation period when early Polynesian-Māori colonisers lived in the…

Māori pa fortifications under construction Hawaiian Tribal Tattoos, Samoan Tribal Tattoos, Maori Tattoos, Once Were Warriors, Cross Tattoo For Men, Maori Designs, Tiki Art, Nordic Tattoo, Ancient Buildings

Māori pa fortifications under construction

[above] Hone Heke and Kawiti inspect my new Māori pa fortifications under construction for my New Zealand Wars project. Whilst waiting for the glue to dry, I've quickly photographed my initial experiment at making Māori fortifications for my New Zealand Wars project. You can see they're made of ordinary twigs. The ends of the main…

A model fortified Māori pa Maori Designs, Fortification, Ancient Architecture, Old Buildings, Ancient Civilizations, Monument Valley, New Zealand, Character Design, Survival

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  Mount Eden, Polynesian People, Primitive Technology, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Tree Carving, Fortification, Prehistory, Ancient Architecture

Maori Forts - Pa

The word pā can refer to any Māori village or defensive settlement, but often refers to hill forts - fortified settlements with palisades and defensive terraces - and also to fortified villages. Pā are mainly in the North Island of New Zealand, north of Lake Taupo. Over 5000 sites have been located, photographed and examined although few have been subject to detailed analysis. No pā have been yet located from the early colonisation period when early Polynesian-Māori colonisers lived in the…

New Zealand-based company Printable Scenery printed Maori Pa wargaming scenery. Troilus And Cressida, New Zealand, City Photo, Concept Art, 3d Printing, National Parks, Scenery, World, Outdoor Decor

Download and 3D Print Maori Pa wargaming scenery | 3D Printing from scratch

New Zealand-based company Printable Scenery 3D printed Maori Pa wargaming scenery. It's available on their website and everyone can get the same one or order

  Mount Eden, Water Storage, Fortification, South Island, Prehistory, Fiji, Auckland, Ancient History, New Zealand

Maori Forts - Pa

The word pā can refer to any Māori village or defensive settlement, but often refers to hill forts - fortified settlements with palisades and defensive terraces - and also to fortified villages. Pā are mainly in the North Island of New Zealand, north of Lake Taupo. Over 5000 sites have been located, photographed and examined although few have been subject to detailed analysis. No pā have been yet located from the early colonisation period when early Polynesian-Māori colonisers lived in the…