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Author: William Taylor
Publisher: London : Hale, 1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
Database:WorldCat
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Set near Lake Taupo, this novel revolves around three lives. Michael Thomas is a young teacher, who retreats into himself after being dismissed and disgraced for a serious indiscretion. A chance encounter with a Maori girl offers him an alternative to the path he has chosen, that of self-destruction. The pivotal character and eventual catalyst in this process of rehabilitation is his mother, Maude Thomas, shrewd and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: New Zealand fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Taylor
ISBN: 0709113064 9780709113065
OCLC Number: 164272
Notes: Novel.
Description: 220 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: William Taylor.

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Set near Lake Taupo, this novel revolves around three lives. Michael Thomas is a young teacher, who retreats into himself after being dismissed and disgraced for a serious indiscretion. A chance encounter with a Maori girl offers him an alternative to the path he has chosen, that of self-destruction. The pivotal character and eventual catalyst in this process of rehabilitation is his mother, Maude Thomas, shrewd and capable and about to begin what promises to be a successful political career.

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