8 October 1992
Show More Two Worlds: First Meetings between Maori and Europeans, 1642-1772 by Anne Salmond.
Viking, 477 pp., £18.99, March 1992, 0 670 83298 7Show More
“... is to be struck by the realisation that Europeans no longer lived in the mental world of Columbus, rich in prophecy, myth and correspondence, which is described by Anne Salmond’s Auckland colleague ValerieFlint in The Imaginative Landscape of Christopher Columbus.* This is the world of Enlightenment, and Cook, Marion, and even the less reflective Tasman and Surville, were voyaging through the state of ...”