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Haka : te tohu o te whenua rangatira = the dance of a noble people / Tī̄moti Kāretu.

By: Kāretu, T. S. (Tīmoti Sam), 1937- [author,, editor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed, 1993Description: 90 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0790002906 (paperback); 9780790002903 (paperback).Subject(s): Haka | Māori (New Zealand people) -- Music -- History and criticism | Māori (New Zealand people) -- Social life and customs | Tikanga tuku iho | Kaitito waiata | Kapa haka | ReoruaAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Haka!DDC classification: 793.31993 | 306.089994
Contents:
He mihi (acknowledgements) -- He kupu whakataki (introduction) -- Haka and legend -- What is haka? -- Early observations of haka -- Types of haka -- Themes of haka -- Ka mate, ka mate -- Haka today -- Haka and competition -- The future of haka.
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Māoritanga Hāwera LibraryPlus
Non Fiction
Māoritanga 793.31 (Browse shelf) Available I375165
Māoritanga Ōpunakē LibraryPlus
Non Fiction
Māoritanga 793.3 (Browse shelf) Available I128166
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

All New Zealanders are familiar with haka, especially the famous 'Ka mate ka mate', but few would be able to describe what haka really is. Timoti Karetu describes the various types of haka and their different roles in Maori customs.

Reprinted 2001.

In English with some Māori text.

Subtitle on cover: The dance of a noble people.

Revision of Cataloguing-in-Publication data.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-90).

He mihi (acknowledgements) -- He kupu whakataki (introduction) -- Haka and legend -- What is haka? -- Early observations of haka -- Types of haka -- Themes of haka -- Ka mate, ka mate -- Haka today -- Haka and competition -- The future of haka.

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