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Geothermal Treasures: Māori Living with Heat and Steam

By Huia Publishers

Geothermal Treasures: Māori Living with Heat and Steam

In this book, Māori traditional stories, understandings and history stand alongside geothermal science in an exploration of the thermal phenomena of the Volcanic Plateau. Beautiful photographs show the hot pools, rising steam, geysers, bubbling mud and thermal formations that visitors see, and the text provides information about the natural history of the area, its formation and its significance to Māori.

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In this book, Māori traditional stories, understandings and history stand alongside geothermal science in an exploration of the thermal phenomena of the Volcanic Plateau. Beautiful photographs show the hot pools, rising steam, geysers, bubbling mud and thermal formations that visitors see, and the text provides information about the natural history of the area, its formation and its significance to Māori.

Part of a series of books produced with Te Puia, also available are the titles Marae: The Heart of Māori Culture, Māori Carving: The Art of Recording Māori History and Māori Weaving: The Art of Creating Māori Textiles.

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781775501930
  • Dimension: 160 x 250 mm
  • Pages: 48
  • Format: Softback
  • Language: English
  • Publication Date: 01 Jul 2015

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About the Author

Huia Publishers

This book was either translated or put together by staff of Huia Publishers. The stories in our Huia Short Stories collections are written by various Māori authors who have been selected as finalists in the short story in Māori or English, or novel extract sections in our biennial Pikihuia Awards writing competition. Read more about Huia Publishers... Read More