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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

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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
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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
Release Date 1 May 2017 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
Interest Age All ages
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Unwrapping Tongan Barkcloth: Encounters, Creativity and Female Agency
 

Unwrapping Tongan Barkcloth: Encounters, Creativity and Female Agency (Hardback)

By Wonu Veys, Fanny

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An historical account of the cultural biography of barkcloth in Tonga, exploring its significance for female agency and creativity.

ISBN 9781474283328
Published 26 January 2017 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Interest Age Young Adults
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Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama
  

Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama (Hardback)

By Garrow, David

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As epic in vision and rigorous in detail as Robert Caro's The Years of Lyndon Johnson series, the definitive account of Barack Obama s life before he became the 44th president of the United States the formative years, confluence of forces, and influential figures who helped shape ...

ISBN 9780062641830
Release Date 9 May 2017 by William Morrow & Company
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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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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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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
Release Date 14 May 2017 by Springer International Publish
Interest Age All ages
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