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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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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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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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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 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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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

Do women have the right to speak on a marae? How should one respond to the wero? Who speaks first and last during whai korero? When do the manuhiri present their koha to the tangata whenua? These and many other questions are answered in this invaluable introdu... read more

Te Marae: A Guide to Customs and Protocol
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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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Orig. advised as paperback but published as hardback.This is the first volume of a new edition of the classic work "Nga Moteatea", the annotated collection of waiata made over 40 years ago by the distinguished Maori leader and schol... read more

Nga Moteatea Part 1 : The Songs - Scattered Pieces from many canoe areas
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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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Tikanga Maori is the authoritative and accessible introduction to understanding the correct Maori ways of doing things as they were done in the past, as they are done in the present - and as they may yet be.
In this revised edition, Hirini Mead ... read more

Tikanga Maori: Living by Maori Values (Revised edition)
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 Maori

Awards:Winner of Royal Society of New Zealand Science Book Prize 2015. Winner Ockham New Zealand Book Awards - Illustrated Non-Fiction 2016 and Nga Kupu Ora History Book Award 2015.

A landmark publication, Tangata Whenua portrays the sweep of Maori history from Pacific origins to the twenty-first century. Through narrative and images, it offers a striking overview of the past, grounded in specific localities and histories. Fifteen chapters b... read more

Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History
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