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The Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary

The Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary
   

The Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary is an invaluable reference work, providing an essential list of words and their equivalents in Maori and English. First published in 1948, the dictionary has been revised and updated numerous times since, giving testimony to its ongoing reliabil... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780143567929
Barcode 9780143567929
Published 2 July 2012 by Penguin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Reed, A. W.
By Karetu, Timoti
By Calman, Ross
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ISBN-13 9780143567929
ISBN-10 0143567926
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Raupo Publishing (NZ) Ltd
Publication Date 2 July 2012
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Reed, A. W.
By Karetu, Timoti
By Calman, Ross
Category Bilingual Dictionaries
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 176
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 196mm
Spine: 21mm
Weight 176g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
NBS Text Bilingual Dictionaries
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 499.442321
Catalogue Code 271015

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The Raupo Concise Maori Dictionary is an invaluable reference work, providing an essential list of words and their equivalents in Maori and English. First published in 1948, the dictionary has been revised and updated numerous times since, giving testimony to its ongoing reliability as a reference guide to everyday Maori words. It also includes a guide to the pronunciation of Maori and lists of useful vocabulary.

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Author's Bio

Born in Auckland in 1908, A.W. Reed (Alexander Wyclif) was educated at Mt Albert Grammar School. In 1932, he helped to found a book-publishing business, A.H. & A.W. Reed, one of New Zealand's leading publishing houses of the time with an enduring list of local books. Reed wrote more than 200 books himself, with a range of reference works and popular accounts of Maori culture. He died in 1979.

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