Category:

 Music

Reading Level:New
Awards:The Judith Binney Best First Book Award for Illustrated Non-Fiction - 2016 Ockham NZ Book Awards

One of the largely unseen consequences of the European colonisation of Aotearoa was that the playing of, and knowledge about the traditional musical instruments of the Maori almost completely disappeared. In the 1970s a young Pakeha schoolteacher, ... read more

General Fields
: 9781877517785
: Potton & Burton Limited
: Craig Potton Publishing
: Contains Book and CD-Audio
: 281 x 235 mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Richard Nunns; Allan Thomas
: Mixed media product
: 1st Edition
: 784.1908999442
: 176
: Colour photographs
: books
Te Ara Puoro: A Journey into the World of Maori Music
$50.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 History

Awards:Shortisted for the 2018 Ockham NZ Book Awards - The Royal Society Te Apārangi Award for General Non-Fiction.

After the battle of Orakau in 1864 and the end of the war in the Waikato, Tawhiao, the second Maori King, and his supporters were forced into an armed isolation in the Rohe Potae, the King Country. For the next twenty years, the Kin... read more

General Fields
: 9781869408695
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 240mm X 170mm
Special Fields
: Michael Belgrave
: Hardback
: English
: 993.302
: 436
: HB
: books
Dancing with the King: The rise and fall of the King Country, 1864-1885
$65.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Maori

A guide - complete with glossary - to customs, protocol and etiquette for visitors to New Zealand marae.Hiwi and Pat Tauroa outline the sequence of events that begins when visitors arrive at the gates of a marae and ends with their departure. Appropriate behav... read more

General Fields
: 9780143202424
: Penguin Group (NZ)
: Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
: 136x210mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Pat Tauroa; Hiwi Tauroa
: Paperback
: 305.89/9442
: 168
: Bxw photographs and illustrations
: books
Te Marae: A Guide to Customs and Protocol
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

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... read more

General Fields
: 9780994136299
: Te Papa Press
: Te Papa Press
: 290mm X 150mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Te Papa
: Paperback
: 168
: Full colour illustrations throughout
: books
Ko Rongowhakaata: Ruku I Te Po, Ruku I Te Ao | The Story of Light and Shadow
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Maori

Sir Timoti Karetu and Dr Wharehuia Milroy are widely recognised as two of New Zealand's leading teachers and scholars of Maori language and culture. They both taught at The University of Waikato from the 1970s and pursued an innovative approach by teach... read more

General Fields
: 9781869408800
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: --- length: - '9' width: - '6' units: - Inches
Special Fields
: Timoti Karetu; Wharehuia Milroy
: Hardback
: Maori; English
: 305.899442
: 236
: books
He Kupu Tuku Iho - Ko te Reo Maori te Tatau ki te Ao
$60.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Tikanga Maori is the authoritative and accessible introduction to understanding the correct Maori ways of doing things as they were done in the past, as they are done in the present - and as they may yet be.
In this revised edition, Hirini Me... read more

General Fields
: 9781775502227
: Huia Publishers
: Huia Publishers
: 230mm X 150mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Hirini Moko Mead
: Paperback
: Revised edition
: 305.899442
: 390
: books
Tikanga Maori: Living by Maori Values (Revised edition)
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Art

From the 1870s to the early twentieth century, the Bohemian immigrant artist Gottfried Lindauer travelled to marae and rural towns around New Zealand and - commissioned by Maori and Pakeha - captured in paint the images of key Maori figures. For Maori then and now, the ... read more

General Fields
: 9781869408565
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 310mm X 206mm
Special Fields
: LINDAUER GOTTLFRIED
: Hardback
: en
: 320
: A
: colour illustrations
: books
Gottfried Lindauer's New Zealand
$75.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Maori

The accessible guide to learning the Maori language, no matter your knowledge level. Fun, user-friendly and relevant to modern readers, Scotty Morrison's Maori Made Easy workbook series is the ultimate resource for anyone wanting to learn the basics of the Maori lang... read more

General Fields
: 9780143771722
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo
: 298mm X 210mm X 8mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Scotty Morrison
: Paperback
: Maori; English
: 499.4428242
: 128
: books
Maori Made Easy Workbook 2/Kete 2
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Maori

Kei hea o putu whutuporo? Where are your rugby boots? Homai te ranu tomato Pass me the tomato sauce Kei te pehea te huarere i tenei ra? How is the weather today? Kei hea to mahi kainga? Where is your homework? Kati te whakaporearea i to tuahine! Stop annoyi... read more

General Fields
: 9780143771470
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo
: 208mm X 135mm X 28mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Scotty Morrison; Stacey Morrison
: Paperback
: Maori; English
: 499.4428
: 288
: books
Maori at Home: A Guide for Everyday Families
$35.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Maori

The UN declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples is a deeply significant document. In 2007, then UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon described its signing as an "historic moment when UN Member States and indigenous peoples reconciled with their painful histories ... read more

General Fields
: 9780995102910
: Massey University Press
: Massey University Press
Special Fields
: Selwyn Katene (Editor); Rawiri Taonui (Editor)
: Paperback
: 256
: books
Conversations about Indigenous Rights
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Maori

A Maori Word a Dayoffers an easy, instant and motivating entry into the Maori language. Through its 365 Maori words, you will learn the following- - English translations - Word category, notes and background information - Sample sentences, in both te reo Maori and English Exploring... read more

General Fields
: 9780143772132
: Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
: Raupo
: 3.1 X 15.5
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Hemi Kelly
: Paperback
: Maori; English
: 499.442321
: 384
: books
A Maori Word a Day
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Maori

Maori myths and legends have an important role in transmitting and regenerating traditional knowledge. Yet as Ross Calman points out in his introduction to this new edition, they are also simply great yarns - reflective of a time when telling and listening to stories was a key... read more

General Fields
: 9780947506223
: Oratia Media
: Oratia Media
: 210mm X 148mm X 10mm
Special Fields
: A.W. Reed & Ross Calman
: Paperback
: JF
: 18 black and white illustrations
: books
Favourite Maori Legends
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