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Black rainbow

Author: Albert Wendt
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Penguin, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The place: Auckland, New Zealand / Aotearoa. The time: to be revealed as our hero attempts to rescue his family in the State-sponsored Game of Life. The prospect: happiness - but only for the Citizen who asks no questions. ... Who are the all-powerful Tribunal and President? Who are the Hunters and the Hunted, and the allies from the depths of the city? Is this just another phase in a longer, more deadly struggle?  Read more...
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Genre/Form: New Zealand fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Wendt
ISBN: 0140166939 9780140166934
OCLC Number: 26652279
Notes: A novel.
Description: 267 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: On Maungakiekie --
No history/herstory --
Monopoly --
Cocaine --
The sisters --
Erasures --
Labyrinth Club --
Tales in the safehouse --
Tangata Maori --
Puzzle's possibilities --
Lake --
Taniwhanui --
Reordinarinising --
Records --
Black rainbow --
True confessions --
Endings/beginnings.
Responsibility: Albert Wendt.

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"The place: Auckland, New Zealand / Aotearoa. The time: to be revealed as our hero attempts to rescue his family in the State-sponsored Game of Life. The prospect: happiness - but only for the Citizen who asks no questions. ... Who are the all-powerful Tribunal and President? Who are the Hunters and the Hunted, and the allies from the depths of the city? Is this just another phase in a longer, more deadly struggle? Did it really begin way back, in the 1980s? ..."--Back cover.

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