Renata's Journey: Ko te Haerenga o Renata

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Translated, edited and annotated by Helen Hogan

(Out of print)

176pp, Paperback
234 x 156 mm, 39 illustrations and maps
ISBN 0-908812-36-1

Probably the earliest surviving Maori writing of significant length, this is an account by Renata Kawepo Tamai Ki Hikurangi of an arduous journey undertaken in 1843-44. The book includes the Maori text in full with a parallel English translation, annotations and introduction.