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BEST Elsdon 1925. The Māori Canoe. Dominion Museum Bulletin 7
AUTHOR: BEST Elsdon
PUBLICATION DATE: 1925
TITLE: The Māori Canoe
PUBLISHER: Dominion Museum Bulletin.
NOTES: Descriptions of various types of canoes and their associated technology. Sections on: the construction of the waka taua (war canoe) from tree felling to launching; fishing and river canoes; canoes of Chatham Island; ceremonial observances relating to canoes; methods of propulsion, anchors; canoes of the Pacific area; the peopling of New Zealand.
LINK WORDS: Agathis, harakeke, tōtara, Podocarpus, Phormium, kauri, flax, traditions
RECORD NUMBER: 2357