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 Maori

This collection looks at the state of the language since the Act, how the language is faring in education, media, texts and communities and what the future aspirations for the language are.

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: 9781775501411
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 230mm x 160mm
Special Fields
: Rawinia Higgins; Poia Rewi; Vincent Olsen-Reeder; Delyn Day
: Paperback
: 306.4408999442
: 300
: books
The Value of the Maori Language: Te Hua o te Reo Maori
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 Maori

This book is a comprehensive, concise guide to the marae, including the space and how it is arranged, the buildings on a marae, the functions of and gatherings held at marae, and the cultural understandings and values underpinning marae custom and protocol.

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: 9781775501947
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 229mm X 152mm
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: Brian James Bargh and Malcolm Mulholland
: Hardback
: 305.899442
: 48
: books
Marae: The Heart of Maori Culture
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"Natural geothermal phenomena - geysers, hot springs and mud pools - have drawn people to the thermal region of New Zealand for years. Locals and tourists are captivated by the beauty and magic of bubbling mud, steam and hot water gushing from the ea... read more

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: 9781775501930
: Huia Publishers
: huia
: 229mm X 152mm
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: Huia Publishers
: Hardback
: 48
: books
Geothermal Treasures: Maori Living with Heat and Steam
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 Maori

Enhance your Maori-language learning with the most reliable - and easiest - resource available. The bestselling Maori Made Easy gave learners an accessible and achievable entry into te reo Maori. It quickly cemented itself as the guide to those new to the language. Scotty ... read more

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: 9780143772774
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo
: 2.3 X 14
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: Scotty Morrison
: Paperback
: 499.4428242
: 304
: books
Maori Made Easy 2
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 Maori

Awards:Winner of Nga Kupu Ora History Book Award 2009. Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2009 and NZ Society of Authors Best First Book Award Non-Fiction Category 2009.

The fascinating story of C Company, Maori Battalion told through personal recollections, eyewitness accounts, numerous anecdotes and amazing photographs. At times heart-rending, at times heart-warming, this impressive book c... read more

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: 9781869535933
: David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
: David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
: 290mm X 215mm
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: Monty Soutar
: Hardback
: 940.541293
: 448
: illustrations
: books
Nga Tama Toa: The Price of Citizenship: C Company 28 (Maori) Battalion 1939-1945
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 Maori

Awards:Winner of New Zealand Post Book Awards: General Non-Fiction 2010 and New Zealand Post Book Awards: Book of the Year 2010. Shortlisted for Nga Kupu Ora History Book Award 2010 and Nielsen BookData New Zealand Booksellers' Choice Award 2010.

Finalist in the General Non-Fiction category. During the nineteenth century the Urewera was a remote but enticing wilderness except for the Maori who lived there, for them it was a sheltering homeland. In 1866-67 large areas were taken by confiscation or forced cessi... read more

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: 9781877242441
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 260x185mm
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: Judith Binney
: Hardback
: 333.208999442
: 650
: illustrations
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Encircled Lands : Te Urewera, 1820-1921
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 Maori

This text provides detailed photographs showing the steps in selecting, preparing and weaving flax. Throughout the book, Maori traditional stories and concepts about weaving are told, giving a rich picture of the place of weaving in Maori culture.

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: 9781775501923
: Huia Publishers
: huia
: 229mm X 152mm
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: Brian James Bargh, Cherie Taylor and Vanessa Bidois
: Hardback
: 44
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Maori Weaving: The Art of Creating Maori Textiles
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 Maori

The book provides insights into and analysis of traditional and contemporary models of Maori leadership. From this, it identifies three connected themes: understanding what makes a good leader, the importance of people and relationships, and the need to formulate a strateg... read more

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: 9781775501213
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 210mm X 138mm
Special Fields
: Selwyn Katene
: Paperback
: 303.3408999442
: 237
: Black and white
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The Spirit of Maori Leadership
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This book is published to mark the opening of the Ko Rongowhakaata: The Story of Light and Shadow exhibition at Te Papa, which represents the culmination and breadth of Rongowhakaata history and whakaaro (considerations) and has th... read more

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: 9780994136299
: Te Papa Press
: Te Papa Press
: 290mm X 150mm
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: Te Papa
: Paperback
: 168
: Full colour illustrations throughout
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Ko Rongowhakaata: Ruku I Te Po, Ruku I Te Ao | The Story of Light and Shadow
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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 distinc... read more

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: 9780143309291
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Puffin
: 302mm X 217mm X 20mm
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: Peter Gossage
: Hardback
: Peter Gossage
: 398.20996
: 208
: books
Maui and Other Maori Legends: 8 Classic Tales of Aotearoa
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 Maori

In ancient times in Aotearoa, there was a beautiful lake in which there dwelt two monstrous taniwha. Their names were Whataitai and Ngake. Whataitai and Ngake are two taniwha living in a beautiful lake. But when Ngake gets bored and decides to break free to the ocean hi... read more

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: 9780143504498
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Puffin
: 267mm X 53mm X 2mm
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: Moira Wairama
: Paperback
: Bruce Potter
: 398.20993
: 32
: colour illustrations
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The Taniwha of Wellington Harbour
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 Maori

Can you tell? Look againa 18 fun-loving animals can be found on each question-posing page, sending readers into an up-close, attention-to-detail discovery. This book is fantastic to read aloud, especially when you get to the final two pages: Who's who? Children learn the n... read more

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: 9781927271476
: Gecko Press
: Gecko Press
: 238 x 207mm
Special Fields
: Satoru Onishi
: Paperback
: 32
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Ko Wai e Huna Ana? (Who's Hiding?)
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