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              Reawakened: Traditional navigators of Te Moana-nui-a-Kiwa
                

              Reawakened: Traditional navigators of Te Moana-nui-a-Kiwa (Paperback)

              By Evans, Jeff; Foreword by Baybayan, Kalepa

              • RRP: $92.80
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              This book features interviews with 10 master navigators who trained under Mau Piailug, the legendary teacher of traditional wayfinding methods for open-ocean voyaging across the Pacific. They were given the status of master navigator by Mau, and went on to become an integral part... of the renaissance of knowledge and traditions around voyaging.
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              ISBN 9780995131804
              Published NZ 10 Jun 2021
              Publisher Massey University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              999 Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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              Waka Taua: the Maori War Canoe
               

              Waka Taua: the Maori War Canoe (Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $37.99
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              Waka Taua gives a concise introduction to all aspects of the war canoe: its history, recent revival, types and variants, phase of building, parts of the waka, crew responsibilities and paddling techniques. With numerous historical and contemporary photographs and drawings, this e...asy-to-read book is the perfect reference for these amazing craft.
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              ISBN 9780947506391
              Published NZ 23 Apr 2017
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age General Audience
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              27 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Waka Taua: the Maori War Canoe
                

              Waka Taua: the Maori War Canoe (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Evans, Jeff

              An illustrated overview of the key aspects of the Maori war canoe: history and recent revival, types, building process, parts, crew responsibilities and paddling techniques.

              ISBN 9781877514401
              Published NZ 15 Aug 2013
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand
                 

              Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $39.99
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              "Polynesian navigation and the discovery of New Zealand offers a straightforward account of how and why Polynesian seafarers made their journey south to New Zealand shores. The first part discusses the origins of the voyages, legends of the homeland and the explorer Kupe, traditi...onal Polynesian navigation techniques, and the preservation of seafaring knowledge by Maori. The second part presents a gripping account of the canoe Hawaiki-nui retracing the route from Tahiti to New Zealand in 1985 using traditional voyaging methods"--Back cover.
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              ISBN 9781877514159
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780947506407
              Published NZ 1 Sep 2011
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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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 NZ 26 Apr 2017
              Publisher Oratia Media
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              92 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Maori Weapons: In Pre-European New Zealand
               

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

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $37.99
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              From the well-known taiaha and mere to the more obscure wahaika and maripi, this is a comprehensive introduction to traditional weapons in use before Europeans reached New Zealand. Maori Weapons is a reliable reference work that is easily accessible to general readers while havin...g particular appeal to students of mo rakau and kapa haka.
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              ISBN 9780947506155
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2016
              Publisher Oratia Media
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              Nga Waka O Nehera - the First Voyaging Canoes
                

              Nga Waka O Nehera - the First Voyaging Canoes (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $47.99
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              This is the essential reference work to the traditions of Maori canoes that voyaged to New Zealand - including lists of the waka, names of crew members and vessels, karakia and waiata, and maps. A must for lovers of history, students of Maori and nautical enthusiasts.

              ISBN 9780947506056
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2016
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (Te Reo Maori)
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              Data in Society: Challenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation
               

              Data in Society: Challenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation (Hardback)

              Contributions by Ridgway, Jim; Johnston, Ron; Bounegru, Liliana; Gray, Jonathan; Sippitt, Amy

              • RRP: $259.99
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              This book looks at the centrality of data to everyday life, the multiple ways we use and interact with it, as well as its power to shape socio-political discourses.

              ISBN 9781447348214
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Data in Society: Challenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation
               

              Data in Society: Challenging Statistics in an Age of Globalisation (Paperback)

              Contributions by Ridgway, Jim; Johnston, Ron; Bounegru, Liliana; Gray, Jonathan; Sippitt, Amy

              • RRP: $84.99
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              This book looks at the centrality of data to everyday life, the multiple ways we use and interact with it, as well as its power to shape socio-political discourses.

              ISBN 9781447348221
              Released NZ 6 Aug 2019
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              We Hope You Have Enjoyed the Show: The Story of Rock and Pop on British Television

              We Hope You Have Enjoyed the Show: The Story of Rock and Pop on British Television (Hardback)

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $61.50
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              The first comprehensive history of rock and pop on British television, from the early days of Oh Boy and Ready Steady Go!, through the institution that was Top Of The Pops, global events like Live Aid right up to date with Jools Holland's Later.

              ISBN 9781783057955
              Released NZ 5 Feb 2017
              Publisher Omnibus Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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