Blending academic history and cultural insight, this bilingual compilation charts the genealogies, songs, and stories of the Polynesian/Maori Tainui people. More than 60 stories and 50 genealogical tables convey the astounding depth and color of the native people of New Zealand in this compelling cultural study.
|Publisher:||Auckland University Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)|
About the Author
Bruce Biggs was a professor of Maori studies and Oceanic linguistics at the University of Auckland. Pei te Hurinui Jones was a Maori translator and oral historian.