Another iwi known as Waitaha lived in the Horowhenua area of the lower North Island.
Although a series of further books, web sites and New Age events have been based around these claims, they have been widely dismissed as inaccurate by conventional scholars. Historian Michael King noted: "There was not a skerrick of evidence – linguistic, artifactual, genetic; no datable carbon or pollen remains, nothing – that the story had any basis in fact. Which would make Waitaha the first people on earth to live in a country for several millennia and leave no trace of their occupation."
Essay wha? Is there any point whatsoever in nursing students writing essays? Do they really serve their supposed purpose of developing critical thinking skills and ascertaining how students are processing information? A former educator has his doubts.(VIEWPOINT)
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