The Moa-hunter period of Maori culture / by Roger Duff ; with a foreword by H. D...

Name/Title

The Moa-hunter period of Maori culture / by Roger Duff ; with a foreword by H. D. Skinner ; and a brief review of recent research by Michael M. Trotter.

Maker

Duff, Roger

Maker Role

Author

Maker

Skinner, H. D. (Henry Devenish), 1886-1978

Maker Role

Author

Maker

Trotter, Michael Malthus

About this object

Contents: Moa-hunters, Maoris and Morioris -- Description of Wairau Camp -- Narrative of excavations -- Moa-hunter fashions in personal ornament (Reels, pendants, amulets) -- Determination of moa-hunter adze culture -- Fishing methods -- The use of nephrite -- Documentation of tradition -- Moa hunter research since 1956 Include bibliographic references (p. [417]-433) and index..

Date Made

1954

Publisher

New Zealand. Govt.Printer

Publication Place

Christchurch

Series Title

Canterbury Museum bulletin ; no. 1

Subject and Association Keywords

Maori (New Zealand people) -- Antiquities

Subject and Association Keywords

Moas

Subject and Association Keywords

Birds -- New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Maori (New Zealand people) -- Hunting

Subject and Association Keywords

Manu ngaro

Subject and Association Keywords

Matau

Subject and Association Keywords

New Zealand -- Antiquities

Named Collection

Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.1.0883

Spine Label

305.8994 DUF

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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