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|Maoism||China||1970||Anderson, Poul. Starfarers. New York: Tor (1998); pg. 278.||"'A madman, I say. Maybe not by clinical tests, but for all pratial purposes, like Mao Zedong in his later years. Lost in his fever dream of a scientific triumph. as if anything anybody could fin dhere can ever matter to humankind, the way the knowledge and power we can bring will...' "|
|Maoism||China||1972||Gerrold, David. "With a Finger in My I " in Again, Dangerous Visions (Harlan Ellison, ed.) Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1972); pg. 351.||[Afterword] "I've often wondered just what the difference is between a madman and a politician. I suspect it has something to do with the number of followers that either has.
For instance, what would Mao-Tse-Tung be without 700 million Chinese under him? Just another cranky old man. "
|Maoism||China||1988||Bourne, Mark. "Boss " in Alternate Tyrants (Mike Resnick, ed.) New York: Tor (1997); pg. 25.|| "This time he hands me a small plastic bust of President [Al] Capone, no different from countless others. He points to the underside of the figure's base. It reads 'Made in the American Republic of China.' I shrug and hand it back to him...
Mao about getting me outta this here cement? Get it? Yeah. There's other ways it goes, too, like 'Mao about getting me outta this Great Wall' or 'Get me out from under this fifty-yard line.' Guess we'll never know the real punch line, will we? Heh. " [Apparently, in this alternate history, Al Capone had Chairman Mao killed.]
|Maoism||China||1990||Anderson, Poul. The Shield of Time. New York: Tor (1990); pg. 33.||"China's been under the rule of Shi Huang-Ti, the Mao of his day. Totally xenophobic. And now at his death, it'll be turmoil till the Han Dynasty gets established. " [Referring to a historical period circa 209 BC.]|
|Maoism||China||1993||Wilson, Robert Charles. The Harvest. New York: Bantam (1993); pg. 136.||"Guerrilla warfare was the obvious response to an occupying power of superior strength . . . but you still needed an infantry, a militia, a power base 'The revolutionary moves among the people like a fish in the sea.' Mao Tse-tung. "|
|Maoism||China||1997||Watson, Ian. God's World. New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers (this ed. 1990; copyright 1979); pg. 105.||"As usual there is a power struggle in China. History teaches us Chinese the lesson of submission. Actually, hitory is all myth in China, and politics is a sort of religion. The rehabilitation of Maoism was a faith rekindled--to order. Do you know that I've never been allowed to write the history of the Communist Party? Why Not? Because it would have to be re-written! "; "'...Favourite reading matter, did you know of the God Mao? Mao, who would be resurrected materialistically if Li and the other shad their way. The young avatar materialised in Tien An Men Square. But they have their hopes. . .' "|
|Maoism||China||1999||Pattison, Eliot. The Skull Mantra. New York: St. Martin's Minotaur (1999); pg. 19.||"Shan did not need the sunlight to know what was on the walls. He had been in scores of such offices all over China. There would be a photograph of the rehabilitated Mao, pictures of military life, photos of a favorite command, a certificate of appointment, and at least one Party slogan. " [Other refs. not in DB.]|
|Maoism||China||2000||Anderson, Poul. Genesis. New York: Tor (2000); pg. 59.||"From the 'Liberty, Equality, Fraternity' of the French Revolution sprang Napoleon. From the idealism of Sun Yat-sen sprang Chiang Kai-shek and Mao Zedong. "|
|Maoism||China||2001||Callenbach, Ernest. Ecotopia. New York: Tor (1977; c. 1975); pg. 188.||"She is powerful as a person, not as a bureaucrat or the head of an institution. Difficult to express. (Have heard that some of the old-time communist leaders, Ho Chi Minh and Mao Tse-tung, had this quality too.) "|
|Maoism||China||2020||Hollis, H. H. "Stoned Counsel " in Again, Dangerous Visions (Harlan Ellison, ed.) Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1972); pg. 272.||"'He's on our embassy staff in Peking . . . trying to turn on the neo-Maoists with rectified opium. So far no smoke. Well, everybody he's allowed to meet is very conservative. They get their highs on tobacco and tea.' "|
|Maoism||China||2030||McAuley, Paul J. Fairyland. New York: Avon Books (1997; c 1995); pg. 273-274.||"'They're like the Chinese,' Todd says... 'The Long March. Chairman Mao. China.' "|
|Maoism||China||2040||Pohl, Frederik. Man Plus. New York: Random House (1976); pg. 39.||"His father had conceived him on the Long March, and died before he was born, in combat against the soldiers of a war lord allied to Chiang Kai-shek. Sing himself was nearly ninety years old. He had shaken the hand of Comrade Mao, had diverted the Yellow River for Mao's successors and was now... "|
|Maoism||China||2050||Stephenson, Neal. The Diamond Age. New York: Bantam (1995); pg. 26.||"He rounded a corner and saw the wall of the Sendero Clave four stories high and two blocks long, one solid giant mediatron with a tiny gate in the middle. Mao was on one end, waving to an unseen multitude, backed up by his horsetoothed wife and his bettle-browed sidekick Lin Biao, and Chairman Gonzalo was on the other, teaching some small children, and in the middle was a slogan in ten-meter-high letters: STRIVE TO UPHOLD THE PRINCIPLES OF MAO-GONZALO-THOUGHT! "; Pg. 29: "...hand-woven and sculpted by genuine Chinese slave labor during the Mao Dynasty. " [Many other refs. to Maoism; others not in DB.]|
|Maoism||China||2050||Stephenson, Neal. The Diamond Age. New York: Bantam (1995); pg. 157.||"No one really knows whether Zhang is a Confucianist or a Maoist at this point in his life... "|
|Maoism||China||2050||Stephenson, Neal. The Diamond Age. New York: Bantam (1995); pg. 410.||"...streets filled with boutiques, one specializing in cinnabar boxes, another in Maoist kitsch. "|
|Maoism||China||2276||Clarke, Arthur C. Imperial Earth. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1976); pg. 139.||"...or accompanied Mao on the Long March... "|
|Maoism||galaxy||2080||McGarry, Mark J. "Acts of Love " in The Edge of Space. New York: Elsevier/Nelson Books (1979); pg. 210.||"The Peking/Mao dual system was nearly wiped out. " [More.]|
|Maoism||galaxy||2350||Bear, Greg. Beyond Heaven's River. New York: Dell (1980); pg. 144.||"Bayley's Ochoneuf; Lamen...; Old Mao; Quantico; Perspect; Black Pool... " [Names of planets.]|
|Maoism||galaxy||3131||Simmons, Dan. The Rise of Endymion. New York: Bantam (1998 mass market edition; first ed. 1997); pg. 251.||"'In the past five years, these worlds have included Hebron, Qom-Riyadh, Fuji, Nevermore, Sol Draconi Septem, Parvati, Tsingtao-Hsishuang Panna, New Mecca, Mao Four, Ixion...' "|
|Maoism||Grenada||2022||Sterling, Bruce. Islands in the Net. New York: Arbor House/William Morrow (1988); pg. 94.||"It was clear that the Bank kept the whole population's credit transactions on file, just so they could look over everybody's shoulders. But that was Orwell stuff. Even bad old Mao and Stalin couldn't make that kind of crap work out. "|
|Maoism||Guatemala||1994||Harper, Leanne C. "Paths of Silence and of Night " in Wild Cards: Book II of a New Cycle: Marked Cards (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Baen (1994); pg. 150.||"'...There's a rebel encampment southwest of here. EGP, maybe, or I've heard there are some offshoots of the Shining Path operating up here now. That could be bad. They don't care for non-Maoists much. Small, though, just five or ten men.' "|
|Maoism||Guatemala||1994||Harper, Leanne C. "Paths of Silence and of Night " in Wild Cards: Book II of a New Cycle: Marked Cards (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Baen (1994); pg. 158.||"The mix of uniforms included traditional clothing. Usually, she understood, the Marxists and Maoists tried to break down tribal identity as being counter-revolutionary. But there were two ladinos among the other ten indigenas... " [Other refs., not in DB.]|
|Maoism||Hong Kong||2036||Besher, Alexander. Mir: A Novel of Virtual Reality. New York: Simon & Schuster (1998); pg. 241.||"...use of the hotel's luxurious Chairman Mao suite during their stopover in Hong Kong. " [Also, pg. 249.]|
|Maoism||Hong Kong||2036||Besher, Alexander. Mir: A Novel of Virtual Reality. New York: Simon & Schuster (1998); pg. 244.||"'...effigies of the Old Chairman, the mummy of Mao, just as he's resting in his crystal sarcophagus in Tiananmen Square. But his lips are moving, and he is saying terribly obscene things. About his wife Jiang Jing and the Gang of Four, and even about the present chief of Hong Kong...' " [Other refs., not in DB.]|
|Maoism||India: Calcutta||1977||Simmons, Dan. Song of Kali. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1985); pg. 66.||"'Sanjay was a member of both the Maoist Student Coalition and the Communist Party of India. The fact that these two factions despised each other and frequently came to blows did not seem to bother him. He described his parents as 'decadent capitalist parasites' who owned a small pharmaceutical company... when he returned to 'renew contacts with the revolutionary struggle in my own country,' he further offended them by choosing the brawling, plebeian Calcutta University...' " [More, pg. 67: MMSC]|
|Maoism||Ixion||3131||Simmons, Dan. The Rise of Endymion. New York: Bantam (1998 mass market edition; first ed. 1997); pg. 317.||"...old Ixion cities of Canbar, Iliumut, and Maoville. "|
|Maoism||Mars||2100||Robinson, Kim Stanley. Green Mars. New York: Bantam (1994); pg. 6.||"...school... made them read aloud, from books... written by philosophers, who were dead people. Bakunin, Nietzsche, Mao, Bookchin... "|
|Maoism||Mars||2100||Robinson, Kim Stanley. Green Mars. New York: Bantam (1994); pg. 46.||"'...And if he met Harmakhis and talked to them, then he would become a Harmakhist, maybe even a Maoist. That's just the way he [John Boone] was...' "|
|Maoism||Massachusetts: Nantucket||-1250 B.C.E.||Sterling, S. M. Island in the Sea of Time. New York: Penguin (1998); pg. 171.||"'...After we've got the crops planted and the fishing steady, we can start swapping things around more as we please... Next year we can loosen up some more, and more still the year after that. Believe me, the last thing I want is to be a tin-pot Mao. If anyone can think of a better way of doing it, they're welcome to ask the Meeting to give them this job...' "|
|Maoism||Mexico||1991||Ing, Dean. The Nemesis Mission. New York: Tor (1991); pg. 4.|| "In his sacred quest, Harry felt that it was a confounded nuisance to be rousted by terrorists a thousand miles from their killing fields, but this was obviously what was happening. For Harry, who kept up with current events as well as anyone, quickly realized why his pursuers seemed so unusual by Mexican standards.
They were not Mexicans at all. They were leftist guerrillas of the Sendero Luminoso, the Shining Path. They came from the highlands of Peru and called themselves Maoist Communists, though Mao himself had repudiated them as bizarre savages. And the only known friends of the senderistas were the Colombians, the drug lords of Cali and Medillin.
Harry did not know how these crazies got to Mexico, and he cared less. But if prior behavior was any guide, and if Harry's group didn't stir their stumps at double-time, none of Harry's people would live to puzzle it out. Senderistas liked to torture people, and they were determined as only zealots can be. "
|Maoism||New York: New York City||1986||Miller, John J. "Only the Dead Know Jokertown " in Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Bantam (1988); pg. 10.||"...Chinatown. One of Brennan's street sources had told him that the bar was the hangout of Danny Mao, a man who had a moderately high position in the Shadow Fist Society and was said to be in charge of recruitment. " [Danny Mao is one of main characters in novel, but this has nothing to do with Maoism.]|
|Maoism||New York: New York City||2150||McHugh, Maureen F. China Mountain Zhang. New York: Tor (1992); pg. 3.||"'Zhang,' the foreman says and so I follow him into the office. Inside, over the door it says 'The Revolution lives in the people's hearts' but the paint is wearing thin. It was probably painted during the Great Cleansing Winds campaign. I don't think Foreman Qian is very pure ideologically, he has too much interest in the bottom line. It is like the crucifix in the hall of the apartment where I grew up, something everyone passes every day. I have no religion, neither Christ nor Mao Zedong. " [Other refs. to Maoism/Chinese Marxism throughout novel -- the central thematic element.]|
|Maoism||New York: New York City||2150||McHugh, Maureen F. China Mountain Zhang. New York: Tor (1992); pg. 5.||Pg. 5: "My mother works at Citinet in International Banking... She always wears those suits that are almost uniforms--drab colors with tails to the backs of her knees. Never short tails, never the long ones. She is very religious and she believes in Marx and Mao Zedong. Do not make the mistake of thinking her stupid; she has to juggle a lot of Kierkegaard and Heiler to explain but she manages a full wipe. "; Pg. 29: "Lenin and Mao Zedong. "; Pg. 127: "'...Lenin and Mao Zedong, I can't believe this.' "; Pg. 136: "'I suffer for the sins of my parents,' I add, a glib response, a play on Marxist-Leninist-Mao Zedong thought which says the child is formed by the parents and the son of the landlord is also a landlord, even if he owns no land. "; Pg. 173: "...my mother, who believed in Mao Zedong and Kierkegaard. "|
|Maoism||Peru||1991||Ing, Dean. The Nemesis Mission. New York: Tor (1991); pg. 58.||"'Things started improving after we nailed Gacha and some others, and the good word in Columbia is, Escopar and most of the other big fish have gone. he bad word from southern Mexico is, that's where they've gone to. And the toughest groups of the Shining Path guerrillas from Peru went with them.' "|
|Maoism||Sweden||1975||Batchelor, John Calvin. The Birth of the People's Republic of Antarctica. New York: Dial Press (1983); pg. 56.||"...biographical essays on... the nineteenth century's Hegel, Comte, and Marx... her analysis of the New Benthamism inherent in the foreign policy of the twentieth century's Theodore Roosevelt, Lenin, Neville, Chamberlain, Mao... "|
|Maoism||United Kingdom: London||2075||Ryman, Geoff. The Child Garden; or A Low Comedy. New York: St. Martin's Press (1989); pg. 64.||Pg. 64: "Marx! Milena thought, where is Marx, they must have fed me Marx by the gram. Lenin, Mao, Chao Li Song. "; Pg. 78: "There was a picture of Marx on the wall. Milena looked at the eyes. they would have been brown and soft. There was a picture of Mao at 25, and of Chao Li Song, the hero of the Second Revolution. "|
|Maoism||USA||2010||Stephenson, Neal. The Big U. New York: Random House (1984); pg. 212.||"A monetarist from Connecticut finally came to blows with an Algerian Maoist with whom he'd been trading scathing articles ever since they had shared an office as grad students. This fight turned out to be of the tedious kind held by libidinous orthodontists' sons at suburban video arcades. The monetarist tried to break through the line around the Economics bloc, just happening to attack that part of the line where the Maoist was standing. After some pushing the monetaris fell down with the Algerian on top of him. They got up and the monetarist missed with some roundhouse kicks taken from an aerobic dance routine. The Maoist whipped off his designer belt and began to whirl the buckle around his head as though it were dangerous... He grabbed the Maoist's all-natural-fiber earthtone slacks... " [This fight continues for another half-page.]|
|Maoism||world||1944||Turtledove, Harry. Worldwar: Striking the Balance. New York: Del Rey (1996)||[Extensive Maoist refs. in novel. Mao Tse-Tung is a major character in the novel.]|
|Maoism||world||1964||Elms, Alan C. "Introduction " in Norstrilia (by Cordwainer Smith). Framingham, MA: NESFA Press (1994); pg. xi.||"In the Chinese context, Linebarger [Smith] had grown up with a strong belief in the greatness of Sun Yat-sen and with a sustained preference for the rule of Chiang Kai-shek over Mao Tse-tung. "|
|Maoism||world||1969||Milan, Victor. "Transfigurations " in Wild Cards (George R. R. Martin, ed.) New York: Bantam (1986); pg. 272.||"No one had been hit by the burst, but the protesters, like Mark himself, had come up for the first time against the reality their prophet Mao had tried to impress on them: where power comes from. "|
|Maoism||world||1975||Shea, Robert & Robert Anton Wilson. Illuminatus, Vol. III: Leviathan. New York: Dell (1975); pg. 12.||"...the known leaders of the Illuminati in 1969 were Malaclypse the Younger, Mao Tse-tung, Mordecai the Foul, Richard Nixon, the Aga Khan, Saint Yossarian, Nelson Rockefeller, Saint McMurphy, Lord Omar, and Mark Lane.. "|
|Maoism||world||1980||Dick, Philip K. "Faith of Our Fathers " in The Best of Philip K. Dick. New York: Ballantine (1977; story c. 1967); pg. 362.||"'The Absolute Benefactor of the People,' Tso-pin said, 'has personally met Mr. Pethel and trusts him. This is rare. The school in San Fernandon will appear to teach run-of-the-mill Taoist philosophies but will, of course, in actuality maintain for us a channel of communication to the liberal and intellectual youth segment...' " [Story takes place in Vietnam. Many Vietnamese refs., not in DB, although the ruling class appears to be Chinese Maoists. Many refs. throughout story, not in DB.]|
|Maoism||world||1992||Anthony, Piers and Philip Jose Farmer. The Caterpillar's Question. New York: Ace Books (1992); pg. 130.||"Jack thought that no group, or individual, for that matter, believed that it was doing evil. Did Hitler or Stalin or Mao believe that he was evil? No. What they did was for the good of the group they ruled. "|
|Maoism||world||2010||Brunner, John. The Sheep Look Up. New York: Harper & Row (1972); pg. 306.||"'...along with every other thinker who's had a major influence on the modern world--Lenin, Gandhi, Mao and the rest...''|
|Maoism||world||2010||Brunner, John. The Sheep Look Up. New York: Harper & Row (1972); pg. 410.||"'...But alas there are some among us who bear the name 'American' and are traitors, determined to overthrow the legitimate government... Some of them adhere to alien creeds, the communism of Marx and Mao...' "|
|Maoism||world||2028||Barnes, John. Mother of Storms. New York: Tor (1994); pg. 94.||"It will certainly put her in the history books. She'll beat Hitler, Stalin, and Mao combined. "|
|Maoism||world||2029||Quick, William T. Planet of the Apes. New York: HarperCollins (2001); pg. 12.||"what looked like a million Chinese troops wheeling rigidly past a reviewing stand on which a smiling Mao Zedong waved cheerfully... "|
|Maoism||world||2075||Herbert, Frank & Brian Herbert. Man of Two Worlds. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1986); pg. 225.||Pg. 225: "'My father and three brothers were legionnaires, all killed in battle against those damnable Mao Guards...' "; Pg. 271: "She abruptly turned her attention to three Chinese in Mao Guard uniforms. "|
|Maoism||world||2125||Anderson, Poul. Harvest of Stars. New York: Tor (1993); pg. 101, 104.||[Year is estimated.] "He didn't know how barely they'd made it to this shelter, nor did he know whether the smart thing to do might have ben for them to throw their hands high and trust to Maoist mercies. "; Pg. 104: "The Maoists had wheels of their own. A battered pickup... "|
|Maoism||world||2200||Arnason, Eleanor. A Woman of the Iron People. New York: William Morrow & Co. (1991); pg. 234-235.||"I thought of Meiling: thin and intense, a person who had trouble with detachment. Nonaction was not for her. She had no interest in the ideas of Lao Zi or the Buddha. She came from the second great tradition in China, that of Mao Zi and Men Zi and Master Kong. The tradition of social responsibility. " [Other refs., not in DB. For example, 464.]|
|Maoism||world||2269||Cox, Greg. Assignment: Eternity (Star Trek). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 59.||"Nevertheless, Mr. Seven and Miss Lincoln have been linked to a number of significant incidents, including the averted assassination of Chairman Mao Tse-tung at the Great Wall of China... "|
|Maori||Germany||1965||Vonnegut, Kurt. Slaughterhouse-Five. New York: Random House (1999; c. 1969); pg. 272.||"Billy found himself paired as a digger with a Maori, who had been captured at Trobruk. The Maori was chocolate brown. He had whirlpools tattooed on his forehead and his cheeks. Billy and the Maori dug into the inert, unpromising gravel of the moon. The materials were loose, so there were constant avalanches. " [More, pg. 273-274.]|
|Maori||Nevada||1991||Barber, Phyllis. "At the Talent Show " in Bright Angels & Familiars. (Eugene England, ed.) Salt Lake City, UT: Signature Books (1992; story c. 1991); pg. 240.||"Music cases against the wall; Maori sticks that had been tossed back and forth by a former New Zealand missionary and his wife while they chanted a Maori song... "|
|Maori||New Zealand||1987||Bryant, Edward. "Down in the Dreamtime " in Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad (George R.R. Martin, ed.) New York: Bantam (1988); pg. 290.||"'We find it hard to organize effectively in the manner of the Maori in New Zealand. They are great clans. We [Australian aborigines] are small tribes.' He smiled humorlessly. 'You might say the Maori resemble your aces. We are like the jokers.' "|
|Maori||New Zealand||2010||Brunner, John. The Sheep Look Up. New York: Harper & Row (1972); pg. 56.||"At home one simply never came in social contact with black people, and seldom even with Maoris. "|
|Maori||New Zealand||2020||Heinlein, Robert A. Friday. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston (1982); pg. 35.|| "...New Zealand...
'...I'll send you a pretty postcard from Wellington.'
'Of a pretty Maori, please; I've seen a geyser...' "
|Maori||New Zealand||2020||Heinlein, Robert A. Friday. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston (1982); pg. 54.||"Maori are Polynesians, so are Tongans--what's the ache?|
|Maori||New Zealand||2020||Heinlein, Robert A. Friday. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston (1982); pg. 56.|| "'Uh, he's a Tongan. Or did you know?'
'Certainly I knew. But 'Tongan' is not a disease. And it's Ellen's business. Her problem if it is one. I can't see that it is.'
...'...All I've been told is that he's a Tongan. Tongans are tall, handsome, hospitable, and about as brown as I am. In appearance they can't be distinguished from Maori. What if this young man had been Maori . . . off good family, from an early canoe . . . and lots of land?'
'Truly, I don't think Anita would have liked it, Marj--but she would have gone to the wedding and given the reception. Intermarriage with Maori has long precedent behind it; one must accept it. But on need not like it. Mixing the races is always a bad idea. "
|Maori||New Zealand||2020||Heinlein, Robert A. Friday. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston (1982); pg. 65.||"...Ellen... now that I've talked toher, is willing to concede that Tongans are just like Maori and the real test is the person himself. "|
|Maori||New Zealand||2038||Brin, David. Earth. New York: Bantam (1990); pg. 4.||"...just below the huge Maori war mask... Alex glanced at his former teacher, who now worked for Hutton here in New Zealand... Then Hutton settled into a plush swivel chair, stretching his long legs beside the kauri-wood table... The Maori engineer-businessman regarded him with piercing brown eyes. "; Pg. 5: "'But we Maori of New Zealand have a saying,' he went on. 'A man who can fool chiefs, and even gods, must till face the monsters he himself created.' "; Pg. 20: "One of the techs, a full-blooded Maori from George Hutton's own iwi... " [Hutton, the billionaire Maori, is one of the main characters of the book, which is full of references to Maori culture, most of which are not in DB.]|
|Maori||New Zealand||2038||Brin, David. Earth. New York: Bantam (1990); pg. 126.||"One his way back to Auckland... Most shops bore signs in International Ideogramatic Chinese, as well as English, Maori, and Simglish. "; Pg. 183: "Still, it was doubtful many ancient Maori women, even priestesses, reached Auntie's age with all their own teeth still in place, as hers were... "|
|Maori||New Zealand||2038||Brin, David. Earth. New York: Bantam (1990); pg. 183.|| "Still, it was doubtful many ancient Maori women, even priestesses, reached Auntie's age with all their own teeth still in place, as hers were... "; Pg. 184: "Gaia worship took many forms, and this Pele-venerating version seemed harmless enough. He'd even heard Jen speak favorably of Auntie's cult, once. ";
Pg. 257: "'Yes, Jen Wolling. It uses a private code given you years ago by the Pacific Society of Hine-marama. I'll have it translated in a minute.'
Ah, Jen thought. this had to be from the New Zealand priestess, Meriana Kapur. It was ages since she'd seen the Maori woman, whose cult took the Gaia concept rather literally. But then, so had Jen during one phase. "
|Maori||Pern||3015||McCaffrey, Anne. Dragonsdawn. New York: Ballantine (1988); pg. 215.||Pg. 215: "'...If they're right, we have to expect this Thread to fall again tomorrow afternoon at Malay River and proceed across Cathay Province to Mexico on Maori Lake.' "; Pg. 222: "'...nine pilots had to glide-land by Maori...' "|
|Maori||Solar System||2436||Bester, Alfred. The Stars My Destination. New York: Berkley Publishing (1975; c. 1956); pg. 23.||Pg. 23: "A devil face peered at him. Cheeks, chin, nose, and eyelids were hideously tattooed like an ancient Maori mask. "; Pg. 28: "He recoiled in terror as the orderly thrust the picture of a hideous tattooed face before him. It was a Maori mask. Cheeks, chin, nose, and eyelids were decorated with stripes and swirls. "|
|Maori||United Kingdom||1935||Ondaatje, Michael. The English Patient. London, UK: Bloomsbury (1996; c. 1992); pg. 133.||"...Lyons Corner House and then enter the Geographical Society, where they sit in the upstairs hall next to the large Maori canoe, going over their notes. "|