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3 edition of The story of New Zealand. found in the catalog.

The story of New Zealand.

by Oliver, W. H.

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Published by Roy Publishers in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • New Zealand
    • Subjects:
    • New Zealand -- History.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU420 .O45 1962
      The Physical Object
      Pagination301 p.
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5850706M
      LC Control Number62010707
      OCLC/WorldCa1385304

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      Māori legends, stories and myths are passed down through the generations by the tradition of oral history - the telling of ancient stories, myths and legends. This tradition continues today and is practised in schools, on many marae and by many parents. On many marae, elders teach tribal lore, etiquette and genealogy. They also retell the Māori legends that form the basis of M. Get fast NZ delivery from o Books at Mighty Ape NZ. We stock a huge range of Cookbooks, Graphic Novels, Fiction, Manga, Young Adult, Non-Fiction and more!

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