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Maori Weapons: In Pre-European New Zealand

Maori Weapons: In Pre-European New Zealand (Paperback, 2nd edition)

By Evans, Jeff

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Here is a full inventory of traditional Maori weapons with all the available written information about traditional weapons collected into one concise volume. Maori Weapons provides complete cultural and technical information on the handmade weapons used by Maori, along with photo...s and line drawings. From the well-known taiaha and mere to the more obscure wahaika and maripi, this is a comprehensive guide that will serve a range of readers. This book does a marvellous job of bringing together all the knowledge that could be gleaned from written sources on Maori weapons as objects of war...Here then is a complete armoury of Maori weapons. - Dr Hirini Melbourne
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ISBN 9780947506155
Published NZ 1 Jan 2016
Publisher Oratia Media
Format Paperback, 2nd edition
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ISBN-13 9780947506155
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Oratia Media
Imprint Oratia Books
Published 1 Jan 2016
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback, 2nd edition
Edition 2nd edition
Author(s) By Evans, Jeff
Category Militaria, Arms & Armour
Australasian & Pacific History
Indigenous Peoples
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Number of Pages 72
Dimensions Width: 185mm
Height: 250mm
Spine: 6mm
Dewey Code 623.44108999442
Weight 194g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Regional History
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly