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South Island Maoris

a sketch of their history and legendary lore.

by James West Stack

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Published by Whitcombe & Tombs ltd. in Christchurch [N.Z.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maori (New Zealand people) -- Legends.,
  • Maori (New Zealand people)

  • Edition Notes

    GenreLegends.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14042865M
    OCLC/WorldCa8632953

    South Island Cultural Tours Directory, New Zealand. South Island cultural tours give you authentic introductions to Maori and early European cultures. South Island cultural tours may include things like enjoying a traditional hangi meal, seeing warriors in traditional dress paddling a waka (ancient war canoe), powerful cultural performances, storytelling and much more. - The return home to New Zealand of an Exhibition of Maori Treasures. I was part of the small installation team that traveled the country in and 14 pins.


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Excerpt from South Island Maoris: A Sketch of Their History and Legendary Lore The Maoris of New Zealand are a portion of a race which shares with two other races - the Papuan and Malay - the countless islands of the Pacific.

The chief centres of Maori population are found in the Hawaiian, Samoan, Rarotongan and New Zealand by: 3. Buy South Island Maoris by Canon Stack online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ OCLC Number: Description: 70 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm: Contents: I.

The origin of the Māori of life, religion and customs South Island Māori Rauparaha decline of the Māori --Glossary of Māori sibility. Get this from a library. The Maoris of the South Island. [T A Pybus; Lyn Meares] -- Table of Contents: I. The origin of the Maori.

Manner of life, religion and customs. III. The South Island Maori. Te Rauparaha. The decline of the Maori. Glossary of Maori words. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk.

South Island Maoris, a sketch of their history and legendary lore Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : THE SOUTH ISLAND MAORIS. Those who have had the pleasure of heading the books and papers issued by Canon Stack, of Christchurch, New Zealand, on the history, customs, etc., of the Maoris know when they see his name on a work as author that their time will be be well spent if.

they devote it to South Island Maoris book perusal of the book. We have received from Messrs. Whitcombe and Tombs the Canon's new. First edition, octavo, brown boards with gilt lettering to spine & gilt tiki motif to front board, frontispiece, pp, illus, VG (inscription South Island Maoris book ink to fep, light foxing, light tanning to eps) in d/w, VG (archival tape repair to lower spine, some creasing & nicks to edges, some soiling, 2cm closed tear to upper edge, moderate browning to inside).

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All traditional Maori history except that which bears directly on the subject of the paper has been excluded. Archaeology has been made the basis of estimates for pre-European times. But activity in this field has been confined to the south of the island., where the Otago Museum has undertaken a series of evacuations on coastal sites.

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