The Kapiti Coast

The Kapiti Coast : Maori History and Place Names of the Paekakariki-Otaki District

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The Kapiti Coast is the most authoritative account of the Maori history and place names of the Paekakariki-Otaki district, the heartland of the iwi Ngati Raukawa. Beautifully written and illustrated with historical and contemporary photographs, this volume makes a welcome return in a newly designed edition, after being out of print but in demand for many years.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 150 x 245mm
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • b&w photographs
  • 0790009706
  • 9780790009704

About W. C. Carkeek

The late W.C. Carkeek (Ngati Raukawa, Ngati Toa) was a teacher and journalist, who worked as on the Dominion newspaper prior to his death shortly before first publication of The Kapiti Coast in 1966.
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