Category: New Zealand history
Pages with category: New Zealand history
Federation of Australia
The late nineteenth century saw an increasing...
Consolidation of the Dutch East Indies
Despite its small size, the Netherlands...
Outbreak of the Great War
Although Australia and New Zealand were...
Conquest of the German Pacific
The Great War opened in the Pacific with a...
Treaty of Versailles
Australians and New Zealanders fought together...
League of Nations Mandates
With the signing of Versailles (1919),...
Statute of Westminster
Over the course of the 1920s, Britain moved to...
Exploration of the New Guinea Highlands
Prior to 1930, the mountainous interior of New...
World War II and the Fall of France
In September 1939 a resurgent Germany invaded...
Attack on Pearl Harbor
The rise of Japanese power had worried...
Japan Comes South
Even as their planes racked Pearl Harbor, the...
Bombing of Darwin
Allied efforts under ABDA proved unable to...
Battle of the Coral Sea
After conquering the East Indies, Japan...
Unable to take Port Moresby by sea, the...
The Americans had landed in Guadalcanal to...