Watch the launch of 'Tangata Whenua'

This landmark history published by Bridget Williams Books was launched on 14 November 2014 at the Auckland Museum by Dr Pita Sharples, Patricia Grace, and Sir Tipene O’Regan.

Tangata Whenua: An Illustrated History by Atholl Anderson, Judith Binney & Aroha Harris covers 5000 years of history, tracing the Māori people from ancient origins in South China through to the present day. A powerful narrative is presented in 150,000 words by leading scholars, with over 500 images enriching the story.

The launch events continue on Friday in Wellington with a public event at Unity Books beginning at 6pm - please join us to celebrate this special book!