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Not the Faintest Trace

A place to make visual the events and people in my novel that I see in my mind's eye.
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Artist Jane Crisp’s beautiful interpretation of Tane Mahuta | "In the beginning before the world was light, Rangi the sky-father and Papa the earth-mother were bound together, their offspring caught in the darkness between them. Their strongest son, Tane Mahuta, put his shoulder to Papa and thrust upwards with his powerful legs, creating life and light." (Maori legend)
Rimutaka Forest Park, near Wellington, The North Island, New Zealand
Mount Taranaki in the Taranaki region on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island.


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Victorian Style Carpet Bag/Travel Bag - Red and Gold
Luggage; Carpet Bag, Floral Pattern, Leather Trim, Civil War Era, 18 inch.
Between 1845 and 1872, various groups of Maori were involved in a series of wars of resistance against British settlers. The Maori had a fierce and long-established warrior tradition and subduing them took a lengthy British Army commitment, only surpassed in the Victorian period by that on the North-West Frontier of India. Warfare had been endemic in pre-colonial New Zealand and Maori groups maintained fortified villages or pas. The small early British coastal settlements were tolerated, and...

Clothing and Weapons

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#AliciaVikander braid inspiration!
For Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender, their new film The Light Between…
"Tom Adamson (a Pākehā–Māori) and Wiremu Mutu (kūpapa Māori both wearing the rapaki. Circa 1865." The real Corporal Adams from the first chapter in my book.


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Three Young Girls in a Garden  ~ Johannes Grenness  ~  (Norwegian, 1875-1963)
war of 1864 denmark and germany - Google Search

Danish Immigrants

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Major General Horatio Gordon Robley with his collection of tattooed Maori heads, 1895.
Charles Blomfield (artist) new zealand - Google zoeken

Land Wars

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Tane Mahuta's Triumph (close up of painting)....absolutely stunning...love this piece...very talented artist!
A view from the Manawatu Gorge Walk in my Hometown, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
Manawatu River, Palmerston North,New Zealand

Book Events

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My book is now available on Amazon.
Soon to be published on Amazon.
Headhunters ebook by Mark Dawson

Book Covers I Like

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Tree in park in Christchurch, New Zealand
Tree and river New Zealand
Large tree in New Zealand

My Photos

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