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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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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
Interest Age All ages
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Coming of Age: The Sexual Awakening of Margaret Mead
 

Coming of Age: The Sexual Awakening of Margaret Mead (Hardback)

By Blum, Deborah

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Coming of Age focuses on five years in Mead's young life when she began to question the traditional attitudes towards sex, marriage, and courtship that dominated the early 20th century.

ISBN 9781250055729
Published 1 May 2017 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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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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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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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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Tala o le Vavau: Myths, Legends and Customs of Old Samoa
 

Tala o le Vavau: Myths, Legends and Customs of Old Samoa (Paperback, New edition)

By Stuebel, C.; Translated by Herman, Brother

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Stories in Samoan and English providing an insight to the Samoan way of life in pre-papalagi times, and a valuable record of a culture rich in history and spirituality. Illust. B&W.

ISBN 9780908597031
Published 23 December 2010 by PASIFIKA PRESS
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Cultures of Race and Ethnicity at the Museum: Exploring Post-Imperial Heritage Practices
 

Cultures of Race and Ethnicity at the Museum: Exploring Post-Imperial Heritage Practices (Hardback)

By Tolia-Kelly, Divya P.

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Engaging with archaeologists, as well as artists exploring the issue of 'race' representation, this book reviews the taxonomies and culture in place at national museums in Britain and New Zealand and considers a postcolonial account of curatorial practice. It argues that the curr ...

ISBN 9781409426592
Published 28 April 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Interest Age All ages
Series Heritage, Culture and Identity
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British Female Emigration Societies and the New World, 1860-1914
 

British Female Emigration Societies and the New World, 1860-1914 (Hardback, 1st ed. 2017)

By Ruiz, Marie

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This book focuses on nineteenth-century British philanthropic societies, ancestors to modern NGOs, and the role they played in the emigration of middle-class women to the Pacific colonies. As government assistance to female emigrants exclusively concerned the working-classes, the ...

ISBN 9783319501789
Published 14 May 2017 by Springer International Publish
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Ethnic Conflict in Developing Societies: Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Fiji, and Suriname
 

Ethnic Conflict in Developing Societies: Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Fiji, and Suriname (Hardback, 1st ed. 2017)

By Bissessar, Ann Marie

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This book examines the experience of post-colonial territories and their attempts to manage ethnic communities within their countries. It focuses on the various mechanisms that have been introduced in a number of post-colonial societies in order to ascertain if these were effecti ...

ISBN 9783319537085
Published 25 May 2017 by Springer International Publish
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