Maori gardening : an archaeological perspective / Louise Furey.
By: Furey, Louise.
Contributor(s): New Zealand. Dept. of Conservation.Material type: BookPublisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Science & Technical Pub., Dept. of Conservation, c2006Description: 137 pages : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 047814122X(pbk).Subject(s): Maori (New Zealand people) -- Agriculture -- History | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Food | Gardening -- New Zealand -- History | Excavations (Archaeology) -- New Zealand | Traditional farming -- New Zealand | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Antiquities | Ahu māra | Maori -- Agriculture -- History | Maori -- Food | Māori -- AntiquitiesDDC classification: Online resources: Click here to access online Also available via the World Wide Web.
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Copy number||Status||Date due|
|Heritage & Archives||Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru Heritage Collections||Heritage Collections (Mainroom)||635 FUR||1||Available|
|Te Taurawhiri Non-Fiction||Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru Te Taurawhiri Reference||Te Taurawhiri Reference||635.0993 FUR||1||Available|
|Te Taurawhiri Non-Fiction||Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru Te Taurawhiri Reference||Te Taurawhiri Reference||635.0993 FUR||2||Available|
|Non-Fiction||Suzanne Aubert Library at Jerusalem||WG_JGROW||635.0993 FUR||1||Available|
Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
"The Polynesian ancestors of the Maori, when they settled in aotearoa New Zealand brought with them long-established traditions and techniques for gorwing staple food crops. Within the New Zealand landscape, there is ample evidence of the continuation of those gardening practices, and of the changes and adaptations that were made over time to accommodate local circumstances and environmental conditions. This report describes the nature and location of that garden evidence at a broad regional level. The discussion about different types of Maori garden sites draws on archaeological excavations and research"--P.6.
Heritage copy shelved at 635 FUR.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-131).
Also available via the World Wide Web.
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