Foreword by Arama Rata 1. Introduction 2. The Northern War, 1845-46 3. Central New Zealand, 1843-47 4. Taranaki, 1860-64 5. The Waikato War, 1863-64 6. Tauranga, 1863-67 7. Pai Marire and the West Coast, 1864-66 8. The East Coast Wars, 1865-66 9. Titokowaru, 1868-69 10. Te Kooti, 1868-72
Vincent O'Malley is the author of a number of acclaimed books on New Zealand history including bestselling works 'The Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800-2000' (BWB, 2016) and 'The New Zealand Wars/Nga Pakanga o Aotearoa (BWB, 2019). With Professor Joanna Kidman, he leads the Marsden Fund project 'He Taonga te Wareware? Remembering and Forgetting Difficult Histories in Aotearoa/New Zealand', a three-year study into how the nineteenth-century New Zealand Wars have helped shape memory, identity and history. He is a founding partner of History Works, a group of historians specialising in Treaty of Waitangi research.