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The Maoris

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Published by Published in cooperation with Cambridge University Press [by] Lerner Publications in Minneapolis .
Written in English

  • Maori (New Zealand people) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Maori (New Zealand people) -- History.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses the history of the Maori people and the effect of European colonization on these original inhabitants of New Zealand. Briefly describes the Maori today.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementCharles Higham.
    SeriesA Cambridge topic book
    LC ClassificationsDU423.A1 H53 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3160154M
    ISBN 100822512297
    LC Control Number83001856

    Get this from a library! How the Maoris lived. [A W Reed; Russell Clark] -- This book provides a simple account for children of the old-time Maori his way of life, customs, recreations and occupations. The story is printed in large type, and every opening contains a full. English: Identifier: historytradition00smit Title: History and traditions of the Maoris of the west coast, North Island of New Zealand prior to Year: (s) Authors: Smith, Stephenson Percy, Subjects: Maori (New Zealand people) Publisher: New Plymouth, N.Z. Printed for the Society by T. Avery Contributing Library: Robarts - University of Toronto Digitizing Sponsor: Source: . COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

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Ebook are roughlyMaoris today - out of a total New Zealand population of about three million - with three-quarters of the Maoris living in the urban areas of the North Island of New Zealand.