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              Waka Taua: the Maori War Canoe
                

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

              By Evans, Jeff

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              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 15 August 2013 by Oratia Media
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              Polynesian Navigation & the Discovery of New Zealand
                

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

              By Evans, Jeff

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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 ...

              ISBN 9781877514159
              Published 1 September 2011 by Oratia Media
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Maori Weapons
               

              Maori Weapons (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Evans, Jeff

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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 ...

              ISBN 9780947506155
              Published 30 December 2014 by 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

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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 1 January 2016 by Oratia Media
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              Language (Maori)
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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 26 April 2017 by Oratia Media
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              Waka Taua
                

              Waka Taua (EPUB ebook – 2nd edition)

              By Evans, Jeff

              - Superb introduction to the war canoe - Details history, canoe construction, sailing and other aspects - Includes paddling instructions and glossary - Plentiful historical and contemporary photographs and drawings

              ISBN 9781877514388
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              Language en
              Published 1 September 2013 by Oratia Media
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              Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand
                

              Polynesian Navigation and the Discovery of New Zealand (EPUB ebook – 2nd edition)

              By Evans, Jeff

              - How did Polynesian navigators traverse thousands of kilometres to New Zealand? Here are the answers - Clear, concise explanation and analysis of sea travel with charts and photos - Attractive design with maps for easy reference - Recounts the epic modern voyage of Hawaiki-nu ...

              ISBN 9781877514258
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              Language en
              Published 1 August 2011 by Oratia Media
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              Hekenukumai Busby: Not by Chance
               

              Hekenukumai Busby: Not by Chance (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Evans, Jeff

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              This biography of Heke-nuku-mai-nga-iwi Busby brings together the varied life experiences that have made Hec Busby the master waka builder, waka expert, celestial navigator and highly regarded Te Rarawa elder that he is today. He is one of the few active waka taua builders and is ...

              ISBN 9781775501695
              Published 1 April 2015 by Huia Publishers
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              Adults' Mathematical Thinking and Emotions: A Study of Numerate Practice
               

              Adults' Mathematical Thinking and Emotions: A Study of Numerate Practice (Paperback)

              By Evans, Jeff

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              The crisis around teaching and learning mathematics and its use in everyday life and work relate to a number of issues. This book addresses these issues by looking at a number of key problems in maths education and numeracy.

              ISBN 9780750709125
              Published 26 October 2000 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in mathematics education
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              Adults' Mathematical Thinking and Emotions: A Study of Numerate Practice
               

              Adults' Mathematical Thinking and Emotions: A Study of Numerate Practice (Hardback)

              By Evans, Jeff

              • RRP: $360.00
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              The crisis around teaching and learning mathematics and its use in everyday life and work relate to a number of issues. This book addresses these issues by looking at a number of key problems in maths education and numeracy.

              ISBN 9780750709132
              Published 26 October 2000 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in mathematics education
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