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The fish of Maui = Te ika a Maaui

Author: Peter Gossage
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Lansdowne, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Retelling of a traditional legend of how Maui fished up the North Island of New Zealand (Te Ika a Maui) when he sneaks onto his brothers' canoe after they have refused to take him fishing. Suggested level: junior, primary.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Children's nonfiction
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Gossage
ISBN: 0868660604 9780868660608
OCLC Number: 154702292
Notes: Maori myth retold for children.
Parallel texts in English and Maori.
Description: [33] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 33 cm.
Other Titles: Ika a Maaui
Responsibility: by Peter Gossage ; translated by Merimeri Penfold.

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Retelling of a traditional legend of how Maui fished up the North Island of New Zealand (Te Ika a Maui) when he sneaks onto his brothers' canoe after they have refused to take him fishing. Suggested level: junior, primary.

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