This image by French artist Louis Auguste de Sainson shows a war fleet heading off to battle during the musket wars. Great distances were travelled by war parties, usually in traditional waka, but occasionally on European ships.
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Engraving by Louis Auguste de Sainson
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.
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