Grey and Iwikau: A Journey into Custom

Author(s): Alex Frame

Maori | New Zealand

Before the Maori tribes of New Zealand and the government descended into hostilities, the governor, Sir George Grey, and a Maori chief, Iwikau Te Heu, journeyed together from Auckland to Taupo in 1849-1850. This book explores their travels and sheds light on the interaction between the respective cultures of Grey and Iwikau, with a special focus on the custom and law of the time.

Epsom trust plate inside cover


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780864734310
  • : Victoria University Press
  • : Victoria University Press
  • : August 2002
  • : 230mm X 155mm X 6mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Alex Frame
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 96
  • : 20 b&w illustrations