Story: Buck, Peter Henry

Buck discussing Maori material culture

Hear Peter Buck explain his main area of academic research, the material culture of the Maori, and compare material culture in New Zealand and the rest of Polynesia, in a radio interview conducted in 1949. (4 min 2 sec)

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M. P. K. Sorrenson. 'Buck, Peter Henry', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996, updated May, 2002. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3b54/buck-peter-henry (accessed 21 October 2019)