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Te Rau Aroha : The Kai Truck
  

Te Rau Aroha : The Kai Truck (Paperback)

By Yates, Piatarihi

The story of the Second World War food truck "Te Rau Aroha". The families and children of the Native Schools of New Zealand raised 1000 pounds to build a truck to deliver food from home to the soldiers of the Maori Battalion. The soldiers treated the truck as a pet and mascot, an...d it provided food, cups of tea and biscuits to the soldiers through the war. Despite being captured by the Germans, it escaped again, and eventually returned home to visit all the Native Schools in New Zealand.
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ISBN 9780473323301
Published NZ 1 Jan 2015
Publisher AUNTY BEA PUBLICATIONS
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780473323301
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher AUNTY BEA PUBLICATIONS
Published 1 Jan 2015
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Yates, Piatarihi
Category NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
Number of Pages 27
Dimensions Width: 120mm
Height: 300mm
Dewey Code 940.5477
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience

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