WorldCat Identities

King, Michael 1945-2004

Overview
Works: 107 works in 347 publications in 2 languages and 6,742 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Pictorial works  Military history  Church history  Portraits  Documentary television programs  Miscellanea  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Composer, Writer of accompanying material, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PR9639.3.F7, B
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Most widely held works about Michael King
 
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Wrestling with the angel : a life of Janet Frame by Michael King( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Janet Frame, born in 1924, is New Zealand's most celebrated and least public author. This is a biography of a woman who climbed out of an abyss of unhappiness to take control of her life and become one of the great writers of her time."--Back cover
The Penguin history of New Zealand by Michael King( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book covers events from New Zealand's first settlement by humans, to its introduction of democracy and the century that follows. The story of this developing country is inclusive of men, women, Maori and Pakeha
Maori : a photographic and social history by Michael King( Book )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Te Ao hurihuri : aspects of Māoritanga by Michael King( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays in Maori studies by Maori authors
Moko : Māori tattooing in the 20th century by Michael King( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginnings -- Background -- Chisel tattooing -- Needle tattooing -- Patterns and conventions -- Why moko? -- Farewells
New Zealanders at war by Michael King( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The privations, squalor and horror of war and people's efforts to respond decently. Coverage is from pre-European tribal warfare, through the New Zealand wars, the Boer War, World Wars I and II, to the Asian conflicts
Death of the Rainbow Warrior by Michael King( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bombing of the Rainbow Warrior in July 1985 led to the biggest police operation in New Zealand history and the jailing of two French agents
Moriori : a people rediscovered by Michael King( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Moriori of the Chatham Islands who evolved a culture that was a perfect adaptation to a harsh environment
Te Puea, a biography by Michael King( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Te Puera Herangi
Whina : a biography of Whina Cooper by Michael King( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dame Whina Cooper organised her first protest action when she was eighteen and led the Maori Land March to Wellington in her eightieth year
New Zealand in color by Michael King( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the war : New Zealand since 1945 by Michael King( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pakeha : the quest for identity in New Zealand by Michael King( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ngā iwi o te motu : 1000 years of Māori history by Michael King( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Sargeson : a life by Michael King( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sargeson was a man of contradictions: rejecting the puritanism of his youth, he became totally committed to his calling as a writer; at times quarrelsome, he was generous and compassionate as a mentor and in his care for social derelicts; unflinchingly honest in most things, he kept a part of himself and an event from the past deeply concealed
God's farthest outpost : a history of Catholics in New [sic] New Zealand by Michael King( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ngā iwi o te motu : one thousand years of Māori history by Michael King( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A land apart : the Chatham Islands of New Zealand by Michael King( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael King lifts the veil of mystery from the Chathams in this detailed study of the islands and the people
Te Puea : a life by Michael King( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inward sun : the world of Janet Frame by Michael King( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Wrestling with the angel : a life of Janet Frame
Alternative Names
king, Michael

Michael King historicus uit Nieuw-Zeeland (1945-2004)

Michael King historien néo-zélandais

Michael King historyk nowozelandzki

Michael King neuseeländischer Historiker

Майкл Кинг

Languages
English (226)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The Penguin history of New ZealandMaori : a photographic and social historyMoko : Māori tattooing in the 20th centuryNew Zealanders at warMoriori : a people rediscoveredTe Puea : a lifeThe silence beyond