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Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa
 

Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa (Hardback)

By Gossage, Peter

A beautiful collection of artist Peter Gossage's beloved Maori myths, in one stunning volume. Peter Gossage's memorable retellings of Maori oral myths have captivated the children of New Zealand for generations. Their dramatic and distinctive illustrations with minimal yet evo ...

ISBN 9780143309291
Published 3 October 2016 by Penguin
Interest Age 4-12 years
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Road No Good
 

Road No Good (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Isichei, Bridget

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What happens when a young New Zealand woman feels the need to escape the online reality that is her life and goes in search of 'real' life experience in poverty-stricken Vanuatu? Bridget Isichei wanted to make a difference in the world; she wanted to help people. However, she did ...

ISBN 9781925048827
Published 1 February 2017 by Finch Publishing
Interest Age All ages
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Samoan Heroes
 

Samoan Heroes (Paperback)

By Riley, David; Illustrated by Mulipola, Michel

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Samoan Heroes tells the inspirational stories of achievers who have Samoan ancestry. It includes legends like Sina and Tigilau; historical figures such as Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III and Salamasina; and contemporary heroes like Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Judge Ida Malosi, Troy Pol ...

ISBN 9780473315047
Published 1 June 2015
Interest Age 10-18 years
Series Pasifika Heroes
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The Secret Diary of Charlotte Gatland: It Was 1847, and This Is Her True Teenage Life Story...

The Secret Diary of Charlotte Gatland: It Was 1847, and This Is Her True Teenage Life Story... (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Dennis, Patricia Charlotte

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AT 19 YEARS OLD SHE PARTIED WITH LONDON SOCIETY, STRUCK GOLD IN CALIFORNIA, AND FOUGHT TRAGEDY, DESTITUTION AND DANGER TO CARVE A FUTURE IN PIONEER NEW ZEALAND. IT WAS 1847, AND THIS IS HER TRUE TEENAGE LIFE STORY...

ISBN 9780473373573
Published 16 January 2017 by John Dennis
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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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Polynesian Panthers: Pacific Protest and Affirmative Action in Aotearoa New Zealand 1971-1981
 

Polynesian Panthers: Pacific Protest and Affirmative Action in Aotearoa New Zealand 1971-1981 (Paperback)

By Anae, Melani; Tamu, Leilani; Iuli, Lautofa; Edited by Burgoyne, Leilani

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"Polynesian Panthers records the Pacific rights and social activist movement in New Zealand, told by those who were there. Forming in 1971, the Polynesian Panthers sought to raise consciousness and took action in response to the racism and discrimination Pacific peoples faced in ...

ISBN 9781775502050
Published 1 November 2015 by Huia Publishers
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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
Interest Age Young Adults
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Living Kinship in the Pacific

Living Kinship in the Pacific (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Toren, Christina; Pauwels, Simonne

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Focusing on transformation and continuity over time in Fiji, Tonga, and Samoa, among others, contributors assert that kinship is a lived and living dimension of contemporary human lives. The ethnographic case studies add to the understanding of kinship as - according to Unaisi Na ...

ISBN 9781785335204
Published 1 January 2017 by Berghahn Books
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Pacific Perspectives: Studies of the European Society for Oceanists
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Fakaongo and Tau'ataina: The Influences of Tongan Traditional Religion, European Civilization, and Wesleyan Teachings on the Formation of Tongan Religious Identities
 

Fakaongo and Tau'ataina: The Influences of Tongan Traditional Religion, European Civilization, and Wesleyan Teachings on the Formation of Tongan Religious Identities (Paperback)

By Latu, Paula Onoafe

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After years of studying about the history of the Tongan Wesleyans, the author came to learn that Fakaongo and Tau'ataina has been stigmatized as Tongan Wesleyan identities, ... while the few existing works on the Tongan Wesleyan divisions have addressed the issue from their own p ...

ISBN 9780994126603
Published 11 September 2015 by Tala-Tukufakaholo
Interest Age Young Adults
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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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