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When the Waves Rolled in Upon Us: Essays in Nineteenth-Century Maori History

Reilly, Michael & Jane Thomson (Eds. )

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ISBN 10: 1877133205 / ISBN 13: 9781877133206
Published by University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 1999
Used Condition Very Good+ Original Wraps
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No signatures. Bookseller's price sticker to rear panel. ; A collection of essays by History Honours Students at the University of Otago, 1973 - 1993. 223 pages. Illustrated card wrappers. Page dimensions: 232mm x 139mm. Subjects include: The first wave of settlement; Maori and sexuality; Edward Shortland; the purchase of the Southern Blocks; H K Taiaroa; Te Tai Putini; Tame Parata; Maori prisoners in Dunedin; "A Sort of Scientifc Duty"; Augustus Hamilton; assimilation or separation? ; Taihoa. ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 8674

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Twelve essays by history students of the University of Otago have the Maori history of the South Island (Te Wa Pounamu) as their focus. The intersections between Maori and European culture ar placed in the foreground as author examine the construction of racial identities, the missionary project, the misconceptualization of Maori land use underpinning European land purchases, and other topics.
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Title: When the Waves Rolled in Upon Us: Essays in ...

Publisher: University of Otago Press, Dunedin

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Original Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

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