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Buck, Peter Henry 1877?-1951

Overview
Works: 191 works in 788 publications in 7 languages and 8,477 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Sources 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor, Contributor, Correspondent
Classifications: DU510, 572.996
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Vikings of the Pacific by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

35 editions published between 1938 and 1983 in English and Polish and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vikings of the sunrise by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

64 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book is an attempt, by the out-standing authority on Polynesia, to make known to the general public some of the romance associated with the settlement of the Pacific Islands by a Stone Age people who were probably the greatest navigators the world has ever seen. Long before Balboa, even long before Columbus, the Polynesians had crossed the Great Ocean and had colonized its every habitable island. Some of the voyages were over two thousand miles in extent and the vessels consisted of double canoes. Many of their exploits are here recorded for the first time, together with a thorough but non-technical interpretation of the ancient and mysteriously fascinating history and culture of the entire people."--Jacket
The coming of the Māori by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

60 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Coming of the Maori embodies the life-long research, study, considered opinions and conclusions of the greatest authority not only upon the Maori people and their history, traditions, customs, culture, social organisation, and economic life, but on the whole of Polynesia and the Polynesians
Anthropology and religion by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

29 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnology of Mangareva by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

34 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and crafts of Hawaii by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

23 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorers of the Pacific : European and American discoveries in Polynesia by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

11 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Polynesian anthropology by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

15 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samoan material culture by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

30 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Regional diversity in the elaboration of sorcery in Polynesia by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

10 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The material culture of the Cook Islands (Aitutaki) by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

20 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and crafts of the Cook Islands by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

18 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnology of Manihiki and Rakahanga by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

20 editions published between 1932 and 1988 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Material culture of Kapingamarangi by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

15 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mangaian society by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

16 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na to hoa aroha = From your dear friend : the correspondence between Sir Apirana Ngata and Sir Peter Buck, 1925-50 by Apirana Turupa Ngata( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leading historian Keith Sorrenson has collected in three volumes the complete correspondence (174 letters in all) between two distinguished twentieth-century Maori scholars and statesmen, Sir Apirana Ngata and Sir Peter Buck (Te Rangi Hiroa). Volume Three of Na to Hoa Aroha also contains an epilogue and an index to the works. 'The letters confirm that each man was indeed a totara tree of some magnificence and that each was a tree that stood alone. Even today such trees remain rare, ' writes Hirini Moko Mead
Arts and crafts of Hawaii by Peter Henry Buck( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The physical characters of the Cook islanders by Harry L Shapiro( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1974 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Te Rangi Hiroa : the life of Sir Peter Buck by J. B Condliffe( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na to Hoa Aroha, from Your Dear Friend the Correspondence of Sir Apirana Ngata and Sir Peter Buck, 1925-50 (Volume I, 1925-29) by Apirana Turupa Ngata( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leading historian Keith Sorrenson has collected in three volumes the complete correspondence (174 letters in all) between two distinguished twentieth-century Maori scholars and statesmen, Sir Apirana Ngata and Sir Peter Buck (Te Rangi Hiroa). 'The letters confirm that each man was indeed a totara tree of some magnificence and that each was a tree that stood alone. Even today such trees remain rare, ' writes Hirini Moko Mead.
 
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Arts and crafts of Hawaii
Alternative Names
Bak, P.

Bak, P. 1877?-1951

Bak, P 1880-1951

Bak, P. (Peter), 1877?-1951

Buck, P.H

Buck, P. H. 1877?-1951

Buck, P.H., 1880-1951

Buck, P. H. (Peter Henry)

Buck, P. H. (Peter Henry), 1877?-1951

Buck, P. H. (Peter Henry), 1880-1951

Buck, Peter 1877-1951

Buck Peter 1880-1951

Buck, Peter H.

Buck, Peter H. 1877-1951

Buck, Peter Henry 1880-1951

Hiroa, Rangi.

Hiroa, Rangi 1877?-1951

Hiroa, Rangi 1880-1951

Hiroa, Te Rangi

Hiroa, Te Rangi 1877?-1951

Hiroa, Te Rangi, 1880-1951

Hiroa, Te Rangi asi 1877-1951

Khiroa, Rangi.

Khiroa, Rangi 1877?-1951

Khiroa, Rangi 1880-1951

Khiroa, Te Rangi 1877?-1951

Peter H. Buck

Rangi Hiroa

Rangi Hiroa 1880-1951

Rangi, Hiroa Te.

Rangi-Hiroa, Te 1877-1951

Rangi Hiroa, Te, 1880-1951

Rangi Khiroa, Te 1877?-1951

Rangihiroa.

Rangihiroa 1877?-1951

Rangihiroa 1880-1951

Rangihiroa, Te 1877?-1951

Te Rangi, Hiroa.

Te Rangi Hiroa 1877?-1951

Te Rangi Hiroa 1880-1951

Te Rangi Hīroa arts uit Nieuw-Zeeland (-1951)

Te Rangi Hiroa asi 1877-1951

Te Rangi Hīroa Māori-Arzt und Anthropologe

Te Rangi Khiroa 1877?-1951

Te Rangihiroa 1877?-1951

Те Ранги Хироа

بيتر باك

バック, P. H.

彼特·巴克

Languages
English (417)

French (15)

Russian (4)

Italian (3)

Polish (2)

Czech (2)

Maori (1)

Covers
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