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Nga aro-takaro  by Harko Brown

Nga aro-takaro

Harko Brown

Book

"Aro-takaro are the 'face' of traditional Maori games. They are the iconic implements associated with indigenous games practices, rituals and protocols. A testament to their prolific ancient uses are the numerous games artefacts, vividly etched in...

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Crafting Aotearoa

Crafting Aotearoa

Book

A major new history of craft that spans three centuries of making and thinking in Aotearoa New Zealand and the wider Moana (Pacific). Paying attention to Pakeha (European New Zealanders), Maori, and island nations of the wider Moana, and old and new ...

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Protest Tautohetohe  by Stephanie Gibson

Protest Tautohetohe

Stephanie Gibson

Book

"For a small, peaceful democracy in the South Pacific, New Zealand has had its fair share of major protest issues, and over the decades New Zealanders have become adept at mobilising around causes. From protest about war – be it the New Zealand Wars,...

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Whāriki  by Merata Kawharu

Whāriki

Merata Kawharu

Book

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Sun tamer by Vincent Egan

Sun tamer

Vincent Egan

Graphic novel

Retelling of the legend in which Māui comes up with a plan to slow the Sun's passage through the sky. In graphic novel format.

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Teach your dog Māori  by Anne Cakebread

Teach your dog Māori

Anne Cakebread

Book

"A light-hearted, fully-illustrated retro-style picture book with 60+ words and phrases for you to practise your Maori with your furry best friend. Suitable as a first introduction to Maori for learners of all ages, for tourists who would like a fun way...

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Southern nights  by Naomi Arnold

Southern nights

Naomi Arnold

Book

Meet the night sky, down under From eclipses to aurorae, comets to constellations, this is the story of the night sky above Aotearoa New Zealand. It looks at what is special about our southern skies, which have only been explored very recently compared...

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The Cook voyages encounters  by Janet M. author. Davidson

The Cook voyages encounters

Janet M. author. Davidson

Book

"Widely respected Pacific scholar Janet Davidson details the collection of Māori, Pacific and Native American objects associated with Cook's three voyages of exploration in the Pacific between 1768 and 1779 held at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa.....

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Rebuilding the kāinga  by Jade Kake

Rebuilding the kāinga

Jade Kake

Book

Home can and should be a source of wellbeing, a place that connects us to our whanau, community, land, culture and history. Pre-nineteenth-century Maori society was complex: rich tribal economies were built and flourished, and there was a focus on valuing...

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Soldiers, scouts & spies  by Cliff Simons

Soldiers, scouts & spies

Cliff Simons

Book

"Soldiers, Scouts and Spies offers a unique insight into the major campaigns fought between 1845 and 1864 by British troops, their militia and Māori allies, and Māori iwi and coalitions.It was a time of rapid technological change. Māori were quick to...

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Huia short stories. 13, Contemporary Māori fiction.

Huia short stories. 13, Contemporary Māori fiction.

Book

"Here are the best short stories from the Pikihuia Awards for Māori writers 2019 as judged by Scotty Morrison, Robyn Bargh, Tuehu Harris, Whiti Hereaka, Poia Rewi and Carol Hirschfeld. This competition, run by the Māori Literature Trust and Huia Publishers,...

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Te hei tiki  by Dougal Austin

Te hei tiki

Dougal Austin

Book

Of all Maori personal adornments, the human figure pendants known as hei tiki are the most famous, highly prized and culturally iconic. This book examines and celebrates the long history of hei tiki and the enduring cultural potency of these taonga or...

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Waiata/anthems

Waiata/anthems

Music CD

"Waiata / Anthems collection features Aotearoa musical icons performing their songs in Te Reo Māori. Such notable names as Bic Runga, Tami Neilson, TEEKS, Hātea Kapa Haka and more re-interpreted and recorded their songs in collaboration with Sir Tīmoti...

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Māori at work  by Scotty author. Morrison

Māori at work

Scotty author. Morrison

Book

"A simple, practical and engaging guide to using the Maori language in and around your workplace. Maori at Work offers phrases and tips for greetings and welcoming people, emails and letters, speeches and social media, with specific chapters on the o...

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Native son  by Witi Ihimaera

Native son

Witi Ihimaera

Book

"This is the second memoir of a remarkable Maori writer and of the living myths that inspired him at the beginning of his career. Look at him, the young man on the cover. The year is 1972, he is 28, his first book is about to be published, and he has...

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He puna kupu, he manawa aa-whenua Waikato-Tainui.

He puna kupu, he manawa aa-whenua Waikato-Tainui.

Book

"The first ever Māori dictionary specific to the Waikato-Tainui dialect"--Publisher information.

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The Māori archaeology of Te Raki Paewhenua/North Shore  by David Veart

The Māori archaeology of Te Raki Paewhenua/North Shore

David Veart

Book

"Dave’s presentation focussed on the archaeological sites of the Devonport – Takapuna peninsula, of which there are hundreds. When Pākeha began to settle in the Devonport area, settlers lived side by side with local hapu who had stone walled gardens ...

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Whatu manawa  by Matekino Lawless

Whatu manawa

Matekino Lawless

Book

This exhibition showcases signatures works, chosen from a comprehensive collection of kete dating from the 1980s to the present, along side kakahu and whariki. It is the first solo presentation of weaving by renowned weaver Matekino Lawless (Tainui),...

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He kare-ā-roto  by Leonie Pihama

He kare-ā-roto

Leonie Pihama

Book

"This publication 'Kare-ā-roto: Māori emotions' provides examples of the role of whakataukī within the contect of understanding Māori expressions of emotions. Whakataukī provide us with a mode of traditional oral language transmission that brings for...

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Whatu kākahu = Māori cloaks

Whatu kākahu = Māori cloaks

Book

"In this revised edition, a new chapter celebrates stunning contemporary kākahu that have come into the Te Papa collection since 2011. It also discusses the care and continuity of Māori cloak weaving from the viewpoint of weaving practitioners, researchers...

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Te whatu tāniko  by Sidney M. Mead

Te whatu tāniko

Sidney M. Mead

Book

"Sir Hirini Moko Mead's book on taniko weaving, Te Whatu Taniko, Taniko Weaving: Tradition and Technique is recognised as a key reference work to this important tradition of Maori craft. First published in 1958 and in its previous edition in 1999, the...

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Wharekahika  by L. (Lloyd) Lawson

Wharekahika

L. (Lloyd) Lawson

Book

This book tells the history of Wharekahika and includes stories of geology, sports, war, education and biographies of whanau from Wharekahika/Hicks Bay area. The information is largely gathered from kaumatua throughout the rohe.

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Introduction to criminological thought  by Trevor Bradley

Introduction to criminological thought

Trevor Bradley

Book

"The third edition of Introduction to Criminological Thought is a comprehensive update and revision of the second edition. It reports on new and important developments in criminology in both policy and practice. It is specifically focused on, and draws...

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Māori tribes of New Zealand.

Māori tribes of New Zealand.

Book

"Explore the diversity of New Zealand through the stories and history of the Māori people. Beautifully illustrated, with maps of each tribal area, this book is ideal for those who want to know more about Aotearoa and the people who live here."--Publi...

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Te rātaka a tētahi kōhine  by Anne Frank

Te rātaka a tētahi kōhine

Anne Frank

Book

"Diary of Anne Frank from 12 June 1942 to 1 August 1944 while she, her family and four other Jews were in hiding in Amsterdam from the Nazi German occupiers of the Netherlands, during World War 2"--Publisher information.

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Prophecy on the river  by Judith Hoch

Prophecy on the river

Judith Hoch

Book

Lights with no apparent source, heating her back while she walks along a riverbank, initiate American anthropologist Judith Hoch into an inspiring process of spiritual renewal. In this vividly written memoir, Judith describes what happened when she and...

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A conversation with my country  by Alan Duff

A conversation with my country

Alan Duff

Book

"Returned from living in France, he views his country with fresh eyes, as it is now: homing in on the crises in parenting, our prisons, education and welfare systems, and a growing culture of entitlement that entraps Pakeha and Māori alike"--Publishe...

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When Toawaka met Cook  by Richard (Historian) Gates

When Toawaka met Cook

Richard (Historian) Gates

Book

"An account of 12 extraordinary days in November 1769, when James Cook and his Endeavour crew met Ngāti Hei chief Toawaka and his people in Mercury Bay, Coromandel, in a historic and groundbreaking encounter between Māori and European civilisations"-...

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Tangata whenua

Tangata whenua

Book

"The story begins with the migration of ancestral peoples out of South China, some 5,000 years ago. Moving through the Pacific, these early voyagers arrived in Aotearoa early in the second millennium AD, establishing themselves as tangata whenua in the...

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The Hikairo schema  by Angus H. Macfarlane

The Hikairo schema

Angus H. Macfarlane

Book

This adaptable guide invites kaiako to rethink approaches to engaging tamariki, re-envisage the teacher/learner dynamic, revise old habits, and reconfigure learning environments to acknowledge and embrace cultural differences. Kaiako can use the Hikairo...

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Te kūmara  by Wiremu Tāwhai

Te kūmara

Wiremu Tāwhai

Book

"At the start of 2012 Enviroschools completed production on two educational resources to share knowledge of traditional Maori practices in the cultivation, harvesting and storage of kumara. The resources are designed as a complementary package compro...

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Kei Tua o te Pae Hui proceedings  by N.Z.) Kei Tua o te Pae Hui (3rd : 2015 : Ōtaki

Kei Tua o te Pae Hui proceedings

N.Z.) Kei Tua o te Pae Hui (3rd : 2015...

Book

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Maori markings  by Crispin Howarth

Maori markings

Crispin Howarth

Book

The Maori art of ta moko, skin marking, has existed for centuries and, although it likely comes from the Polynesian art of tatau, it is a unique cultural expression of identity distinct to Aotearoa New Zealand. The word "tatau" quickly became the wor...

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Te pūtake o te riri

Te pūtake o te riri

Book

"The New Zealand Wars is a sensitive subject for many people but there is no reason to pretend they did not happen. It is about being brave and facing our colourful history as a nation. By understanding the past we are better able to build a solid fo...

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Rongoā rākau = Māori herbal medicine  by Donna Kerridge

Rongoā rākau = Māori herbal medicine

Donna Kerridge

Book

"Traditional Māori medicine is dynamic in that it attends to the whole person and their relationship to their environment. The practice of rongoā rākau or plant medicines is a way in which we can reconnect with the world. It is an apportunity to see ...

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Blitz Hospital  by Penny Starns

Blitz Hospital

Penny Starns

Book

"As the German Luftwaffe subjected Britain’s major cities and ports to unremitting waves of aerial bombardment, doctors, nurses and first aiders constantly risked their lives to give urgent treatment to the severely wounded. Over 80,000 casualties ...

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Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!  by Monty Soutar

Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!

Monty Soutar

Book

"From a population of 50,000, more than 2200 Maori fought in the First World War; more than 330 of them died. They served in Egypt, Malta, Gallipoli, France, Belgium and England between 1914 and 1919, mainly in the Maori Contingent and its successors,...

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Liturgies of the Eucharist = Ngā Hākari Tapu  by author Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia

Liturgies of the Eucharist = Ngā Hākari Tapu

author Anglican Church in Aotearoa New...

Book

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Toitū te pūoro by Al (Musician) Fraser

Toitū te pūoro

Al (Musician) Fraser

Music CD

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The New Zealand Wars = Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa  by Vincent O'Malley

The New Zealand Wars = Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa

Vincent O'Malley

Book

The New Zealand Wars were a series of conflicts that profoundly shaped the course and direction of our nation's history. Fought between the Crown and various groups of Maori between 1845 and 1872, the wars touched many aspects of life in nineteenth century...

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He puāwaitanga o ngā tamariki  by Tim Jellyman

He puāwaitanga o ngā tamariki

Tim Jellyman

Book

"Child wellbeing is widely held as an aspiration of society. Not surprisingly, health policies commonly set out to improve wellbeing across the population. Health and developmental indicators collate individual measurements to describe population status...

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He atua wahine at the source of ancient Maori healing in Aotearoa, New Zealand  by Charlotte Mildon

He atua wahine at the source of ancient Maori healing in Aotearoa, New Zealand

Charlotte Mildon

Book

This book is designed to support parents as first teachers, grandparents and teachers of Maori in Early Childhood, Kohanga Reo, Primary, Kura Kaupapa, Secondary education and Te Whare Wananga in New Zealand. The book presents some of the teachings of...

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Bringing culture into care  by Bradford Haami

Bringing culture into care

Bradford Haami

Book

"Over the past two decades, New Zealand health care has grown more culturally aware, slowly incorporating practices that better cater to the needs of Māori. Bradford Haami chronicles this health care evolution by telling the story of Amohaere Tangitu,...

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Pūrākau

Pūrākau

Book

"Ancient Māori creation myths, portrayals of larger-than-life heroes and tales of engrossing magical beings have endured through the ages. Some hail back to Hawaiki, some are firmly grounded in New Zealand and its landscape. Through countless generations,...

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Stand by me  by Venetia Sherson

Stand by me

Venetia Sherson

Book

The book documents our refuge's remarkable pathway over 30 years. It is about an organisation that supports beaten and abused women and children; this work is underpinned by our founding kaupapa of unconditional kindness and non-judgement. As the problem...

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The meaning of trees  by Robert Vennell

The meaning of trees

Robert Vennell

Book

"Atreasure trove of unique, bizarre and wonderful plants, The Meaning of Trees explores the myriad ways in which New Zealand's extraordinary flora has been used in cuisine, crafts, medicine and culture, providing everything from seafaring canoes and ...

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Riro whenua atu  by Dione Payne

Riro whenua atu

Dione Payne

Book

This book is about Maori land confiscation in the 1960s through facilitated alienation of allegedly unproductive Maori land under the Maori Affairs Act of 1953. The book explains how government agencies utilised a range of measures to evict Maori owners...

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Expanding world, new country  by Graeme Ball

Expanding world, new country

Graeme Ball

Book

"The first section of Expanding World, New Country, (EWNC) tracks the transformation from the earliest origins in the long-range Polynesian migrations, which brought the ancestors of the Maori to New Zealand. The text draws on the latest scientific,....

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Ake ake kia kaha e!  by Wira Gardiner

Ake ake kia kaha e!

Wira Gardiner

Book

A truly unique insight into the impact the Second World War had on the iwi of the central North Island and Bay of Plenty districts (including Te Arawa, Ngati Tuwharetoa, Tuhoe, Whanau-a-Apanui, Ngati Maru and Ngati Paoa) focusing on the region's war effort...

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Conversations about indigenous rights

Conversations about indigenous rights

Book

The UN declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples is a deeply significant document. In 2007, then UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon described its signing as an "historic moment when UN Member States and indigenous peoples reconciled with their pa...

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Living among the Northland Māori  by Antoine Garin

Living among the Northland Māori

Antoine Garin

Book

A French Marist priest, Father Antoine Garin was sent to run the remote Mangakahia mission station on the banks of the Wairoa River. Living Among the Northland Māori is Garin's diary recording his experiences from 1844 to 1846 as he gets to know the Māori...

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Weaving a large container from New Zealand flax  by Ali Brown

Weaving a large container from New Zealand flax

Ali Brown

Book

" ... Contains detailed, illustrated instructions for weaving a large container using whole flax leaves and diagonal weaving. This is a unique use of the whole of the flax leaf and this style was traditionally used for vegetable gathering baskets."--

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Ngoingoi Pēwhairangi  by Tānia Ka'ai

Ngoingoi Pēwhairangi

Tānia Ka'ai

Book

"Ngoingoi Pēwhairangi was a highly respected leader from Te Whānau-a-Ruataupare at Tokomaru Bay who was passionate about the revitalisation and flourishing of the Māori world. She actively introduced initiatives in education, language and the arts and...

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Matariki by Libby Hakaraia

Matariki

Libby Hakaraia

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Airini Karauria  by Evelyn Fearn

Airini Karauria

Evelyn Fearn

Book

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Growing up takatāpui  by Elizabeth Kerekere

Growing up takatāpui

Elizabeth Kerekere

Book

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Wāhine toa  by Robyn Kahukiwa

Wāhine toa

Robyn Kahukiwa

Book

"Originally produced in 1984, Wahine Toa brought to light the stories of eight important female elements who played a defining role in our creation..."--Publisher's description.

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Te Whaea

Te Whaea

DVD

Ana Tia taught the Maori culture to inmates in three Auckland prisons for twenty four years until her death in 1991. This documentary shows sessions in progress, and interviews with ex-inmates about their views on learning Maori culture and how it has...

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Treaty of Waitangi Hui, Waitangi, 4-6 February,1985  by N.Z.) Treaty of Waitangi Hui (1985 : Waitangi

Treaty of Waitangi Hui, Waitangi, 4-6 February,1985

N.Z.) Treaty of Waitangi Hui (1985 :...

Book

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Waitangi  by Matthew Wright

Waitangi

Matthew Wright

Book

"Historian Matthew Wright explores the evolution of New Zealand's most historically significant document, the Treaty of Waitangi, from its origins to its place in the present day. From the early cultural collisions between Māori and Pākehā that led to...

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Te Whare Tāre  by Katherine Mansfield

Te Whare Tāre

Katherine Mansfield

Book

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Maori picture  by Mary F Moore

Maori picture

Mary F Moore

Book

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Te Pukapuka o nga Inoi, me era atu tikanga a te Hahi o Ingarani mo te minitatanga o nga hakarameta, o era atu ritenga hoki a te Hahi, me nga Waiata ano hoki a Rawiri, me te tikanga mo te motuhanga i te pihopa, i te piriti, i te rikona. by Church of the Province of New Zealand

Te Pukapuka o nga Inoi, me era atu tikanga a te Hahi o Ingarani mo te minitatanga o nga hakarameta, o era atu ritenga hoki a te Hahi, me nga Waiata ano hoki a Rawiri, me te tikanga mo te motuhanga i te pihopa, i te piriti, i te rikona.

Church of the Province of New Zeala...

Book

"This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning...

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Te rerenga by Toni Huata

Te rerenga

Toni Huata

Music CD

"‘Te Rerenga’ is about a journey. From the journey of our ancestors travelling from Hawaiki to Aotearoa; to journeys of family, relationship, friendship and reconnection; to reflection, love, identity & homeland; to my own personal health journey over...

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Ngā waka o neherā = the first voyaging canoes  by Jeff Evans

Ngā waka o neherā = the first voyaging canoes

Jeff Evans

Book

"The arrival of the Polynesian people in Aotearoa was the final step in a series of remarkable voyages which saw them touch every spot of land throughout the South Pacific. Much information has been passed down about the waka and their journeys, but ...

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Huia short stories. 12, Contemporary Māori fiction.

Huia short stories. 12, Contemporary Māori fiction.

Book

"Here are the best short stories and novel extracts from the Pikihuia Awards for Māori writers 2017 as judged by Whiti Hereaka, Paula Morris, Poia Rewi amd Rawinia Higgins. The book contains the stories from the finalists for Best Short Story written...

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Tuai  by Alison Jones

Tuai

Alison Jones

Book

"A thrilling biographical narrative of a young Bay of Islands leader who grew up in the Māori world of the early nineteenth century - and crossed the globe to encounter England in the midst of the industrial revolution. This is the story of the Māori...

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Tūrangawaewae

Tūrangawaewae

Book

"What is a New Zealander? What does it mean to be a citizen of or a resident in this country? How do we understand what makes New Zealand complex, and unique? And what creates a sense of belonging and identity, both here and in the world? Now's a critical...

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After the Treaty

After the Treaty

Book

"This book is in tribute to Ian McLean Wards (1920-2003), who as researcher and writer, civil servant and cultural activist, contributed greatly to promoting awareness of NZ history. The authors explore themes dear to Wards' heart, providing new insights...

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Unearthly landscapes  by Stephen Deed

Unearthly landscapes

Stephen Deed

Book

"By the nineteenth century the ancient urban churchyards of Britain, burdened with generations of dead. were unable to cope with rising numbers of corpses. Partially decomposed bodies were regularly disinterred and dumped in pits to free up room for the...

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Trading cultures  by Adrienne Puckey

Trading cultures

Adrienne Puckey

Book

"On first contact, trade practices between Europeans and Māori were deceptively similar - exchanges were reasonably straightforward and efficient. Far-[Northern] Māori encouraged European settlement as the basis of a new economy, but as settler numbers...

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Kura koiwi = Bone treasures  by Brian Flintoff

Kura koiwi = Bone treasures

Brian Flintoff

Book

"[This] is both a personal account of Brian Flintoff's career as a carver, but also an important exploration of Maori art and how it relates to bone carving. Heavily illustrated with exquisite examples of his, and other people's work, this book explains...

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Te ahi kā  by Martin Toft

Te ahi kā

Martin Toft

Book

"Photographer Martin Toft spent six months living among iwi deep in the Whanganui River lands in the mid-1990s. They honoured him with the Māori name Pouma Pokai-whenua. By returning 20 years later, again with his camera, Toft completed part of a promise...

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Navigators & naturalists  by Mike (Politician) Lee

Navigators & naturalists

Mike (Politician) Lee

Book

"As historian James Belich put it: ̀There is little doubt that Cook has been emphasised to the unfair exclusion of the massive French contribution to European knowledge of New Zealand.' This book seeks to redress this balance, drawing in the main on ...

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Te papakupu o te reo matatini = A Māori language dictionary of literacy learning.

Te papakupu o te reo matatini = A Māori language dictionary of literacy learning.

Book

"He pukapuka hei āwhina i te pouako e whakaako ana i roto i ngā kura reo Māori. Kei konei ngā kupu motuhake e hāngai ana ki ngā mata tini o te reo me te whakaako i te reo."--Publisher description.

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Journey towards justice  by Kim Workman

Journey towards justice

Kim Workman

Book

"Life is nothing more than a collection of stories – but within those stories there are threads of meaning that, over a seventy-year journey, make sense of one human life. Kim Workman grew up in the Wairarapa, son of a Pākehā mother and Māori father....

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Māui Street  by Morgan Godfery

Māui Street

Morgan Godfery

Book

"'Everyone lives a messy, unusual life. There is no normal. The sooner our politics understands this, the better off we will all be.' Morgan Godfery is one of New Zealand’s most energising young thinkers. In just a few years he has become a leading voice...

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Filming the colonial past  by Annabel Cooper

Filming the colonial past

Annabel Cooper

Book

"The New Zealand Wars were defining events in the nation’s history. Filming the Colonial Past, an engaging new book from Annabel Cooper, tells a story of filmmakers’ fascination with these conflicts over the past 90 years. From silent screen to smartphone,...

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Mountains to sea

Mountains to sea

Book

"The state of New Zealand's freshwater has become an urgent public issue in recent years. From across the political spectrum, concern is growing about the pollution of New Zealand's rivers and streams. We all know they need fixing. But how do we do it?...

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Newness & wonder  by Alexis Lynne

Newness & wonder

Alexis Lynne

Book

"After her only dream is snatched from her grasp, can she open her heart to something new and wonderful this Christmas? For years, all Tara Crowley longed for was to return to the simple but happy life she lived on her grandparents’ farm. After years...

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Guardians of Aotearoa  by Johanna Knox

Guardians of Aotearoa

Johanna Knox

Book

"Buffeted by the forces of modern change, it can be tough to hold onto what we value most, or sometimes, even to slow down and think what that is. This is a book about New Zealanders who have found what they hold dear, and, with an eye on the future,...

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Birdstories  by Geoff Norman

Birdstories

Geoff Norman

Book

"Kiwi, kākāpō, takahē, moa, tūī – these birds, and many others, are unique to Aotearoa New Zealand, and famous throughout the world. It was the 1873 publication of Walter Buller’s A History of the Birds of New Zealand that introduced overseas readers...

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Self awareness doesn't begin with self  by Hana Tapiata

Self awareness doesn't begin with self

Hana Tapiata

Book

"Self awareness doesn't begin with self', is based on Maori ancestral knowledge which examines whakapapa (genealogy, processes, connections) to gain a deeper understanding and connection to where, who and what we come from, in order to afirm our identity...

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Galleries of Maoriland  by Roger Blackley

Galleries of Maoriland

Roger Blackley

Book

"Galleries of Maoriland looks at Māori prehistory in Pākehā art; the enthusiasm of Pākehā and Māori for portraiture and recreations of ancient life; the trade in Māori curios; and the international exhibition of this colonial culture. By illum...

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