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The captive wife

Author: Fiona Kidman
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Vintage, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Betty guard steps ashore in Sydney, in 1834, she meets with a heroine's welcome. Her survival during a four-month kidnapping ordeal amongst Taranaki Maori is hailed as nothing short of a miracle. But questions about what really happened slowly surface within the elite governing circles of Sydney.
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Genre/Form: New Zealand fiction
Romance fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fiona Kidman
ISBN: 1869416864 9781869416867
OCLC Number: 62794199
Notes: Novel.
Awards: Montana New Zealand Book Awards Readers' Choice Award, 2006
Description: 367 pages : map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Fiona Kidman.

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When Betty guard steps ashore in Sydney, in 1834, she meets with a heroine's welcome. Her survival during a four-month kidnapping ordeal amongst Taranaki Maori is hailed as nothing short of a miracle. But questions about what really happened slowly surface within the elite governing circles of Sydney.

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