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Cork of war : Ngāti Toa and the British mission : an historical narrative

Author: Ray Grover
Publisher: Dunedin, N.Z. : McIndoe, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" ... The story of Ngati Toa and their fight to stay a free people and this is interwoven with an account of the life and times of the narrator, Jock Niccol, who, married to a Ngati Toa, lives uneasily between the two races, irritated by the division amongst his wife's people, yet appalled by the arrogance and hypocrisy of his own."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Grover
ISBN: 0868680206 9780868680200
OCLC Number: 12082483
Awards: New Zealand Book Awards, 1983: Non-fiction.
Description: 371 pages, [30] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Ray Grover.

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" ... The story of Ngati Toa and their fight to stay a free people and this is interwoven with an account of the life and times of the narrator, Jock Niccol, who, married to a Ngati Toa, lives uneasily between the two races, irritated by the division amongst his wife's people, yet appalled by the arrogance and hypocrisy of his own."--Jacket.

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