Pacific Encounters : Art and Divinity in Polynesia 1760-1860

Author(s): Stephen Hooper

Maori & Pacific | Pacific

In the 1700s and 1800s,Europeans first made contact with people across the Pacific.This book presents more than 250 of the objects they collected-now housed in the British Museum and rearely seen.The items are from a wide range of Pacific Islands including New Zealand.Illustrations include maps,excerpts from missionary publications and engravings from Captain Cooks voyages. First published April 2006.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781877385209
  • : Te Papa Press
  • : Te Papa Press
  • : May 2006
  • : 276x219mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : near fine
  • : 272pp
  • : Colourphotographs
  • : Stephen Hooper
  • : Paperback