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Making Peoples: A History of the New Zealanders from Polynesian Settlement to the End of the Nineteenth Century
  

Making Peoples: A History of the New Zealanders from Polynesian Settlement to the End of the Nineteenth Century (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New title)

By Belich, James

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This is the first volume in a two volume set that provides a detailed history of New Zealand. Belich covers the Polynesian background, Maori settlement and "pre-contact" history, Maori-European relations to 1900 and Pakeha colonisation and settlement.

ISBN 9780143007043
Published 7 May 2007 by Penguin
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The War in the South Pacific: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
  

The War in the South Pacific: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Paperback)

By Diamond, Jon

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The South Pacific saw intense land, sea and air battles form 1942 to 1945. Superb imagery and informative text in true Images of War style.

ISBN 9781473870611
Release Date 1 June 2017 by Pen & Sword Books Ltd
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Series Images of War
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Tangata O Le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific
  

Tangata O Le Moana: New Zealand and the People of the Pacific (Paperback)

Edited by Mallon, Sean; Mahina-Tuai, Kolokesa; Salesa, Damon Ieremia

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This illustrated history tells the amazing story of Pacific people and their relationships with, and contributions to, New Zealand society. In a great feat of exploration and migration, Pacific Islanders became the first people to step foot on these shores some 800 years ago. Tod ...

ISBN 9781877385728
Published 20 April 2012 by Te Papa Press
Interest Age Young Adults
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Maori Myth and Legend: Traditional Stories
  

Maori Myth and Legend: Traditional Stories (Paperback)

By Reed, A. W.

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The Maori have a rich and colourful tradition of myth and legend - many of their most important and popular tales are retold in this classic, bestselling book. Written with the general reader in mind, the stories range from the creation of the world and the coming of life, death ...

ISBN 9780143565475
Published 27 June 2011 by Penguin
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Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand
 

Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

By Evans, Jeff

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By examining myth, star charts and contemporary Polynesian seafaring, Jeff Evans traces the methods by which Polynesian explorers made their epic voyages, and retraces the historic sailing of the traditional canoe Hawaiki-nui with no modern aids from Tahiti down to New Zealand.

ISBN 9780947506407
Published 26 April 2017 by Oratia Media
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William Bligh: A Stormy Story of Tempestuous Times
 

William Bligh: A Stormy Story of Tempestuous Times (Hardback)

By Sedunary, Michael; Illustrated by Emmerichs, Bern

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William Bligh: a stormy story of tempestuous times unpeels the layers of some of the most incredible circumstances in Australia's colonial history. Some people may have heard of the famous mutiny on the bounty; others may have heard of the rum rebellion coup; but the details in a ...

ISBN 9780994289537
Published 1 February 2016
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Challenged by Women: ... and a Few Good Men

Challenged by Women: ... and a Few Good Men (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Bathgate, Shirley

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Plenty of women--and a few good men--have made Shirley Bathgate into the woman she is today. In this autobiography/memoir, she relives her childhood in Detroit, where she enjoyed exploring the alleys and playing at the big fire station at the end of her block with her brother and ...

ISBN 9781480836273
Published 29 August 2016 by Archway Publishing
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Archaeology of Early Christianity in Vanuatu (Terra Australis 44): Kastom and Religious Change on Tanna and Erromango, 1839-1920

Archaeology of Early Christianity in Vanuatu (Terra Australis 44): Kastom and Religious Change on Tanna and Erromango, 1839-1920 (Paperback)

By Flexner, James L.

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Religious change is at its core a material as much as a spiritual process. Beliefs related to intangible spirits, ghosts, or gods were enacted through material relationships between people, places, and objects. The archaeology of mission sites from Tanna and Erromango islands, so ...

ISBN 9781760460747
Published 16 December 2016 by ANU Press
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Fijian-English Dictionary: With Notes on Fijian Culture and Natural History
 

Fijian-English Dictionary: With Notes on Fijian Culture and Natural History (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Gatty, Ronald

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The Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, recommends this book as the most up-to-date lexicographic source for the language, a reliable, practical guide that includes helpful notes on word usage and Fijian culture.

ISBN 9789829804716
Published 15 May 2012 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Paradise of the Pacific
 

Paradise of the Pacific (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Moore, Susanna

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In Paradise of the Pacific, Susanna Moore, pieces together the dramatic story of Hawai'i - a not-so-distant time of abrupt transition, in which an isolated pagan world of human sacrifice and strict taboo, without a currency or a written language, was confronted with the ritualise ...

ISBN 9780374536176
Published 11 October 2016 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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