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Maori life and custom / by W.J. Phillipps.

By: Phillipps, W. J. (William John), 1893-1967 [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1966Description: 180 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0589002074; 9780589002077.Subject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- Social life and customs | Art, Māori | Tikanga | Mahi toi | Mahi ā Rēhia | Māori (New Zealand people) -- Food | Greenstone -- New Zealand | Kōrero neheAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Maori life and custom.DDC classification: 390.008999442
Contents:
Discovery of New Zealand -- The Maori language / J.M. McEwan -- Food of the sea, lake and river -- Food of the forest -- Food of the land -- The preparation and preservation of food -- Kitchens and earth ovens -- Garments and garment making -- The hill fort or pa -- Primitive houses -- Assembly houses -- Food store : pataka or whata -- Adzes -- Greenstone and the drill -- Maori weapons -- Canoes and canoe travelling -- Maori carving -- Rafter, taniko and tukutuku design -- Adorning the head -- Tattoo -- Maori ornamentation -- Mats, baskets and plaits -- Songs and musical instruments -- Toys and pastimes -- Maori mothers and their babies -- Marriage customs -- Death and burial.
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Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Māoritanga Pātea LibraryPlus
Non Fiction
Māoritanga 390.099 (Browse shelf) 0 Available I117097
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Non Fiction 390 PHI (Browse shelf) 1 Available (Available) A00198481
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Includes index.

Errata slip mounted on.

Discovery of New Zealand -- The Maori language / J.M. McEwan -- Food of the sea, lake and river -- Food of the forest -- Food of the land -- The preparation and preservation of food -- Kitchens and earth ovens -- Garments and garment making -- The hill fort or pa -- Primitive houses -- Assembly houses -- Food store : pataka or whata -- Adzes -- Greenstone and the drill -- Maori weapons -- Canoes and canoe travelling -- Maori carving -- Rafter, taniko and tukutuku design -- Adorning the head -- Tattoo -- Maori ornamentation -- Mats, baskets and plaits -- Songs and musical instruments -- Toys and pastimes -- Maori mothers and their babies -- Marriage customs -- Death and burial.

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