House of the People, The

Author(s): Ron Bacon and Robert Jahnke

Maori Books

When the people of a Maori kainga decide that they need a meeting house built on their spacious marae, the oldest tohunga sees to it that a house of wonder is made for them. These three stories are told in a narrative style similar to the Maori orators of old. The Fish of Our Fathers is a sory about the building of a war canoe. In the Home of the Winds a defensive hill side Pa is built and in The House of the People a meeting house is designed and created. Each title includes a glossary of Maori words, a Maori pronunciation gide and facts about traditional Maori design. Written by Ron Bacon and illustrated by artist Robert Jahnke Hard back - 280 x 230mm - 32 Pages


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General Fields

  • : 9780908670017
  • : Waiatarua Publishing
  • : Waiatarua Publishing
  • : June 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ron Bacon and Robert Jahnke
  • : Hardback