Māori Plant Use

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NICHOLAS J. L. 1817. Narrative of voyage to New Zealand. Auckland, James Black and Son, Covent Garden. Reprinted by Wilson and Horton.
AUTHOR: NICHOLAS J. L.
PUBLICATION DATE: 1817
TITLE: Narrative of voyage to New Zealand
PUBLISHER: James Black and Son, Covent Garden. Reprinted by Wilson and Horton
NOTES: Nicholas accompanied Samuel Marsden from New South Wales on his first visit to New Zealand. In the brig 'Active', they journeyed to the Bay of Islands and Thames districts during 1814-1815. In his journal, Nicholas included observations he made of Māori life and customs, interactions with his party, natural history of region. There are observations on food cultivation, diet, dyes, tattooing, tools used, flax and timber uses and more.
LINK WORDS: tattoo, harakeke, timber, dyes, food cultivation, Phormium
RECORD NUMBER: 2206