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This is a biography of one of New Zealand's first international media celebrities, Makereti (1873-1930). The daughter of a Maori mother and a Pakeha father, Makereti was brought up by her Maori extended family until she was sent to boarding school. She became well-k... read more

Makereti: Taking Maori to the World
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 Maori

Manawa Hine �� literally ��Female Heart�� �� retells the stories of four famed Maori heroines, each of whom swam against the tide in their own way. Kahe te Rau o te Rangi swam from Kapiti Island to... read more

Manawa Hine : Women Who Swam Against the Tide
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The complete and accessible guide to learning the Maori language, no matter your knowledge level. While dictionaries list words and their definitions, and other language guides offer common phrases, Maori Made Easy connects the dots, allowin... read more

Maori Made Easy: For Everyday Learners of the Maori Language
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 Maori

Queenie Rikihana Hyland here brings together a collection of her favourite Maori myths and legends - from the creation and the ever-popular mischief-making of Maui, to the great love stories of Hinemoa and Tutanekai, and Turongo and Mahinarangi. The stories are bro... read more

Illustrated Maori Myths and Legends
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 Maori

Awards:Winner of Nga Kupu Ora History Book Award 2011.

In traditional Maori knowledge, the weather, birds, fish and trees, sun and moon are related to each other, and to the people of the land, the tangata whenua. It is truly an interconnected world - a vast family of which humans are children of the earth and sky, an... read more

Te Taiao Maori and The Natural World
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 Maori

This book, first published in 1992, offers Pakeha New Zealanders an insight into Maori thought and values and the basis for the sort of understanding and partnership that should exist between Pakeha and Maori. It also presents a new perspective from which long-held Pakeha value... read more

Exploring Maori Values
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 Maori

This is the second volume of a new edition of a classic work, the annotated collection of waiata made by a distinguished Maori leader and scholar and previously published in four volumes by the Polynesian Society with English transl... read more

Nga Moteatea Part 2 : The Songs - Scattered Pieces from many canoe areas
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 Maori

This is the third volume of a new edition of a classic work, the annotated collection of waiata made by the distinguished Maori leader and scholar Sir Apirana Ngata and previously published in four volumes by the Polynesian Society with English translations of the first th... read more

Nga Moteatea: The Songs: Pt. 3
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This photograph-rich book shows and describes the process of carving, covering the types of materials and tools used, the carving strokes and surface patterns and different regional styles. It shows the range of items carved from meeting houses to musical... read more

Maori Carving: The Art of Recording Maori History
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 Maori

Anyone can learn to make a plaited kete, one of the oldest and most popular of Maori art forms, from the leaves of New Zealand flax (phormium tenax). Te Mahi Kete gives detailed, step-by-step instructions, illustrated with numerous line drawings and black-and... read more

Te Mahi Kete: Maori Flaxwork for Beginners
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 Maori

Every kete has a story. This collection is drawn from the rich store of information and memories associated with kete - these much loved but often overlooked 'baskets of knowledge'. Some stories are short, others grow with the telling. All are told with warmth... read more

He Kete he Korero: Every Kete Has a Story
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 Maori

A Maori war canoe being paddled at full speed is an awesome sight. Thanks to the renaissance in canoe building, more and more traditional waka taua are on the waterways, and feature in major events like the Queen's Jubilee. Waka Taua gives a concise introduction to all a... read more

Waka Taua: The Maori War Canoe
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