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How Maui slowed the sun = Te hopu a Maaui i a te raa

Author: Peter Gossage
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Lansdowne Press, 1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The days seem to pass at a rate too fast to accomplish all his chores. Maui sets out to capture the sun, succeeds, and lengthens the hours of daylight. Suggested level: junior, primary.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Gossage
ISBN: 0868660663 9780868660660
OCLC Number: 11367921
Notes: Maori myth retold for children.
Parallel texts in English and Maori.
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 32 cm
Other Titles: Hopu a Maaui i a te raa
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Peter Gossage ; translated by Merimeri Penfold.

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The days seem to pass at a rate too fast to accomplish all his chores. Maui sets out to capture the sun, succeeds, and lengthens the hours of daylight. Suggested level: junior, primary.

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