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

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

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
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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
Available Stock: 1

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

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
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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
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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

Category:

 Children's Non-Fiction

Awards:Finalist: New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2015 Winner, Best First Book Award, NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults 2015.

This collection of 15 projects offers children aged 7 and over a range of unique Maori art experiences. Practical skills cover sculpture, photography, design, paint, mixed media, collage and more. Easy-to-follow instructions include illustrations of the steps involved... read more

General Fields
: 9781927213131
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
: 230mm X 260mm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Julie Noanoa & Norm Heke
: Paperback
: 704.0399442
: 78
: colour illustrations
: books
Maori Art For Kids
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

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

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
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Category:

 Art

Up until now books on Maori art have described the work as either traditional (carving, weaving, painting) or contemporary, work produced post-1950s. This book presents a unique focus on Maori art by exploring the connection between the traditional an... read more

General Fields
: 9781869538675
: David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
: David Bateman Limited, New Zealand
: 29.20 cmmm X 23.50 cmmm
: New Zealand
Special Fields
: Rangihiroa Panoho; Mark Bentley Adams (Photographer); Haruhiko Sameshima (Photographer)
: Hardback
: English
: 704.0399442
: 352
: 300 illustrations
: books
Maori Art: History, Architecture, Landscape and Theory
$100.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Maori

Ka rite te kopara e ko nei i te ata It is like a bellbird singing at dawn. Like the clear morning song of te koparapara, the bellbird, this book aims to allow the Maori world to speak for itself through an accessible introduction to Maori culture, history... read more

General Fields
: 9781869408671
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 1.2 Inches X 7.5 Inches X 9.75 Inches
Special Fields
: Edited by Suzanne Duncan, Gianna Leoni, Lachy Paterson, Matiu Tai Ratima, Michael Reilly, Poia Rewi, Lyn Carter
: Paperback
: English
: 305.899442
: 474
: HB
: books
Te Koparapara : An Introduction to the Maori World
$70.00(NZD) inc GST
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