The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs
The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs.
Proverbs (or whakatauki) express the wisdom, wit and commonsense of the Maori people.
They are of great value and inspiration to writers, story-tellers and anyone speaking in a Maori setting.
Several hundred proverbs are contained in The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs, categorised under a large number of diverse headings, with translations and explanations in English.
This comprehensive and dependable book serves as both a useful reference and an insight into values of the Maori.
Published in 2012, paperback, 192 pages, 20 x 13cm.
Author - Brougham, A. E, Reed A.W. & Karetu, T.
Publisher - Raupo
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