Mihaia - The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu

By: Binney, Judith; Gillian Chaplin & Craig Wallace

Price: NZ$70.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. Some rubbing to corners of covers.; 208 pages. Illustrated card covers. Illustrated (some colour). Page dimensions: 285mm x 205mm. "Rua Kenana was one of many Maori prophetic leaders of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. He called himself Te Mihaia Hou, the New Messiah, and was the leader of a section of the Tuhoe at a time when their land was threatened by possible prospecting and milling. [. . .] This book is a history of Rua and his people, of the destruction of their community by the government during the First World War, and of the struggle to start all over again." - from blurb on rear cover.

Title: Mihaia - The Prophet Rua Kenana and His Community at Maungapohatu

Author Name: Binney, Judith; Gillian Chaplin & Craig Wallace

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Wellington, Oxford University Press: (1979)

ISBN Number: 0195580524

ISBN Number 13: 9780195580525

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 21430