Authors: Wendy McGuinness and Miriam White
Editor: Grace White.
Cover Designer: Angus McBryde
About the cover design: The cover was designed to reflect a thinking cap. It aims to illustrate the range of historical threads that together make up our understanding of key dates in New Zealand’s history.
This second edition has been further improved with feedback from the following people: Paul Corliss, John Crawford, Roger Dennis, Leo Donnelly, Norman Gemmell, Paul Goldsmith, Murray Gribben, Glenn Hardingham, Janine Haywood, Shaun Killerby, Murray Lynch, Keith Quinn and Phil Whittington, and others who contributed through our www.nationdates.org website. Susan Brierley, our editor, has been essential to the book’s development and final production: thank you again for your patience and commitment.
References to the second edition
Comprehensive table of all references with links can be found here.