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Maori Place Names
   

Maori Place Names (EPUB ebook – 4th edition)

By Reed, A.W & Dowling, Peter

Pronounce and understand Maori place names with the fourth edition of A.W. Reed's classic guide to meanings and origins of names across New Zealand. From Ahaura to Whitianga, this handily sized book is the definitive guide to the most common and notable Maori names on our land. ...Why do Whangarei, Tauranga, Motueka and Timaru have the names they do? Why all the fuss about the spelling of Whanganui and Rimutaka? What are the original names for Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin? Maori Place Names gives concise and clear answers, as well as taking in curiosities like the world's longest place name. Maori Place Names includes maps showing principal names, and also reproduces the illustrations from the original 1950 edition by renowned artist James Berry.
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ISBN 9780947506520
Published 5 Jul 2016
Publisher Oratia Media
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Series te reo

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ISBN-13 9780947506520
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Oratia Media
Imprint Oratia Books
Published 5 Jul 2016
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format EPUB ebook – 4th edition
Edition 4th
Author(s) By Reed, A.W & Dowling, Peter
Series te reo
Category Bilingual Dictionaries
Language Teaching & Learning (Other Than ELT)
Reference, Information & Interdisciplinary
Maps, Charts & Atlases
Place Names & Gazetteers
Travel & Holiday
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 152
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 919.3003
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years

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