The Resource The Maori, past and present : an account of a highly attractive, intelligent people, their doubtful origin, their customs & ways of living, art, methods of warfare, hunting & other characteristics, mental & physical, by T.E. Donne

The Maori, past and present : an account of a highly attractive, intelligent people, their doubtful origin, their customs & ways of living, art, methods of warfare, hunting & other characteristics, mental & physical, by T.E. Donne

Label
The Maori, past and present : an account of a highly attractive, intelligent people, their doubtful origin, their customs & ways of living, art, methods of warfare, hunting & other characteristics, mental & physical
Title
The Maori, past and present
Title remainder
an account of a highly attractive, intelligent people, their doubtful origin, their customs & ways of living, art, methods of warfare, hunting & other characteristics, mental & physical
Statement of responsibility
by T.E. Donne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1859-1945
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Donne, T. E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Tikanga tuku iho
  • Toi Māori
  • Kōrero nehe
  • Atua
  • Mātauranga tikanga tāngata
Label
The Maori, past and present : an account of a highly attractive, intelligent people, their doubtful origin, their customs & ways of living, art, methods of warfare, hunting & other characteristics, mental & physical, by T.E. Donne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Barbaric Māori -- Clothing & ornaments -- Courtship & marriage -- Birth ceremonies -- Death, tangi & tomb -- Beliefs of the Māori -- Tapu -- Makutu or witchcraft -- Utu or compensation -- Tribal organisation -- War -- Dances of the Māori -- Anthropophagous Māori -- Slavery -- Tattooing -- Preserved tattooed heads -- Art of carving -- Pounamu or jade -- Hei tiki -- Early missionaries -- Morality of the Māori -- Inbreeding of Māori -- Barbaric white man -- Māori 'kingship' -- Māori as an orator -- Half-caste & modern education of the Māori
Control code
zbn88064898
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
287 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
0240-81360
Label
The Maori, past and present : an account of a highly attractive, intelligent people, their doubtful origin, their customs & ways of living, art, methods of warfare, hunting & other characteristics, mental & physical, by T.E. Donne
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Barbaric Māori -- Clothing & ornaments -- Courtship & marriage -- Birth ceremonies -- Death, tangi & tomb -- Beliefs of the Māori -- Tapu -- Makutu or witchcraft -- Utu or compensation -- Tribal organisation -- War -- Dances of the Māori -- Anthropophagous Māori -- Slavery -- Tattooing -- Preserved tattooed heads -- Art of carving -- Pounamu or jade -- Hei tiki -- Early missionaries -- Morality of the Māori -- Inbreeding of Māori -- Barbaric white man -- Māori 'kingship' -- Māori as an orator -- Half-caste & modern education of the Māori
Control code
zbn88064898
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
287 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
0240-81360

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