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Traditions & superstitions of the New Zealanders.

by Edward Shortland

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maori (New Zealand people)

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 2d ed., 1856, published by Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, London.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU423.A1 S5 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 316 p. :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5208347M
    ISBN 10040414439X
    LC Control Number75035270

    Early New Zealand Books (ENZB) is a project from the library of the University of Auckland, New Zealand, launched in , that aims at providing keyword-searchable text of significant books published about New Zealand in the first two-thirds of the nineteenth also includes the subsequently published memoirs, journals and correspondence of people active in this era. Home» New Zealand Culture New Zealand Culture Aotearoa New Zealand: the Land of the Long White Cloud. Fantastically beautiful and famously scenic, Aotearoa New Zealand could be described as having erupted into existence: New Zealand is essentially a group of relatively young volcanic islands.

      Other superstitions attaching to the beginning of the new year are: Letting the Old Year Out: At midnight, all the doors of a house must . The Twelve Steps and 12 Traditions of AA Alcoholics Anonymous a paperback book The Twelve Steps $ Twelve and Steps The a paperback 12 Anonymous AA book of Traditions Alcoholics Alcoholics book Traditions of Twelve 12 Anonymous paperback and AA The Steps a. Description.

    The Māori are the indigenous inhabitants of New Zealand. They originated with settlers from eastern Polynesian islands, who arrived in New Zealand in several waves of canoe voyages at some time between and Māori settled the islands and developed a distinct culture over several hundred years. Oral history tells of a long voyage from Hawaiki (the mythical . Traditions, Superstitions, and Folktales, We all hold to tradition, perhaps superstition, , Howick Historical Village, Auckland, Auckland, 19 August We all hold to tradition, perhaps superstition, and very likely folklore and tales Just as Victorian New Zealanders' understanding of their life and times was touched by their Start Date:


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Māori culture is an integral part of life in New Zealand, influencing everything from cuisine to customs, and language. Māori are the tangata whenua, the indigenous people, of New Zealand.

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