Whanganuilibrary.com
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Amiria : the life story of a Maori woman / Amiria Manutahi Stirling ; as told to Anne Salmond.

By: Stirling, Amiria Manutahi.
Contributor(s): Salmond, Anne, 1945- | Salmond, Anne | Salmond, Anne, 1945- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington : A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1976Description: xii, 184 pages : illustrations, geneological tables, maps, portraits ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0589009788 (hbk.).Subject(s): Stirling, Amiria Manutahi | Stirling, Amiria Manutahi, 1896?-1983 | Māori -- Biography | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Biography | Stirling, Amiria Manutahi (O'Hara) -- 1896?- | Whakapapa | Maori (New Zealand people) -- New Zealand -- Bay of Plenty Region -- History | Ngati Porou (Maori people) | Women, Maori -- Biography | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Social life and customs | Maori (New Zealand people) -- History | Maori -- Constitutional History | Maori -- Marae | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Mythology And Legends | Women, Maori | Genealogy -- New Zealand | Women, Ngāti Porou -- Biography | Stirling, Amiria Manutahi | Maori (New Zealand people) Biography | Kōrero taumata | Wahine | New Zealand -- History -- 20th century | Gisborne District (N.Z.) -- History | Bay of Plenty (N.Z. : Region) -- HistoryDDC classification: 993.1/1/004994 | B
Contents:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index.
Awards: Work published by Reed, 1976: Goodman Fielder Wattie Book Awards, 1977: 3rd place.Summary: Amiria was born on the East Coast nearly one hundred years ago. The story begins with her birth at Tuparoa, a childhood spent in both her grandmothers' raupo hut and the magnificient Williams homestead, Kaharau. It leads the reader through Amirias school days, her taumau or arranged marriage to Eruera Stirling, farming on the East Coast, then latter days with Eruera as revered elders in Auckland.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
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) B STI 1 Available
Te Taurawhiri Non-Fiction Alexander Library | Te Rerenga Mai o Te Kauru
Te Taurawhiri
Te Taurawhiri B STI 2 Available
Te Taurawhiri Non-Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Te Taurawhiri
Te Taurawhiri B STI 1 Available

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Amiria was born on the East Coast nearly one hundred years ago. The story begins with her birth at Tuparoa, a childhood spent in both her grandmothers' raupo hut and the magnificient Williams homestead, Kaharau. It leads the reader through Amirias school days, her taumau or arranged marriage to Eruera Stirling, farming on the East Coast, then latter days with Eruera as revered elders in Auckland.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index.

Amiria was born on the East Coast nearly one hundred years ago. The story begins with her birth at Tuparoa, a childhood spent in both her grandmothers' raupo hut and the magnificient Williams homestead, Kaharau. It leads the reader through Amirias school days, her taumau or arranged marriage to Eruera Stirling, farming on the East Coast, then latter days with Eruera as revered elders in Auckland.

Work published by Reed, 1976: Goodman Fielder Wattie Book Awards, 1977: 3rd place.

5 8 11 12 19 20 22 27 60 89 93 115 147 161 164 177