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Prodigious Birds: Moas and Moa-Hunting in New Zealand #2020

Prodigious Birds Moas and Moa Hunting in New Zealand Prodigious Birds brings together the entire field of moa related research some years of enquiry The moa was a large flightless bird hunted into extinction by the Maori tribes of New Zealand befo

  • Title: Prodigious Birds: Moas and Moa-Hunting in New Zealand
  • Author: Atholl Anderson
  • ISBN: 9780521352093
  • Page: 426
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Prodigious Birds: Moas and Moa-Hunting in New Zealand By Atholl Anderson, Prodigious Birds brings together the entire field of moa related research, some 150 years of enquiry The moa was a large flightless bird, hunted into extinction by the Maori tribes of New Zealand before the arrival of Europeans Atholl Anderson brings an historical perspective to the development of moa research and its formative debates, analytical methods and results, reProdigious Birds brings together the entire field of moa related research, some 150 years of enquiry The moa was a large flightless bird, hunted into extinction by the Maori tribes of New Zealand before the arrival of Europeans Atholl Anderson brings an historical perspective to the development of moa research and its formative debates, analytical methods and results, reviewing evidence from palaeontology, biology, archaeology, ethnography and history.

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    1. I wrote this review on fifteen years ago It s one of my favourite reference books and still one of the best on the sad tale of the marvelous Moa of New Zealand.This volume is one that has been extensively researched and must rate as one of the best works on the Moa Most species are covered and there is a lot of detail on distribution plus a variety of photographic and sketch representations of remains ie bones, mummified bits and pieces and egg shards A lot of very detailed analysis of archaeol [...]

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