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Home of the Winds

Home of the Winds
   

The Home of the Winds describes and illustrates the building and fortification of a pa on a site chosen for its defensibility. The ancient lore of the Maori people, their beliefs and skills, their affinity with nature are revealed in an authentic tale of pre-European days.

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ISBN 9780859533027
Published 1 January 2001 by Child's Play International
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Bacon, Ron
By Jahnke, Robert
Series Child's Play Library
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ISBN-13 9780859533027
ISBN-10 0859533026
Stock Ready to ship - More than 50 items
Publisher Child's Play International
Imprint Child's Play (International) Ltd
Publication Date 1 January 2001
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Bacon, Ron
By Jahnke, Robert
Series Child's Play Library
Category Fairy Tales, Fables & Traditional Stories
English Literature: Fiction Texts
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Maori
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 220mm
Height: 290mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 336g
Interest Age 6-12 years
Reading Age 6-12 years
Library of Congress Maoris Social life and customs, Maoris History, Fortification History
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code 823
Catalogue Code 155548

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Fearing enemies, a group of Maori people build a pa, a fortified village, on a site chosen for its defensibility.

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