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Battle of the mountains / Peter Gossage.

By: Gossage, Peter, 1946-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed Pub., 2005Description: [38] pages : color illustrations 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1869485610 (pbk.).Subject(s): Maori (New Zealand people) -- Juvenile fiction | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction | Māori -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore -- Children's nonfiction | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Legends -- Juvenile fiction | Mountains -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction | Mountains -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature | Mountains -- New Zealand -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction | Mountains -- New Zealand -- Folklore -- Children's nonfiction | Mountains -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | Mountains -- Juvenile fiction | Folklore -- New Zealand -- Juvenile fiction | Folklore, Maori | Folklore -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | Folklore -- New Zealand -- Children's nonfiction | Pūrākau | Kōrero paki mā ngā tamariki | Taranaki, Mount (N.Z.) Folklore -- Juvenile literature | Tauhara, Mount (N.Z.) Folklore -- Juvenile literature | Tongariro, Mount (N. Z.) -- Folklore -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Children's stories -- Pictorial works. | Children's nonfiction. | Picture booksDDC classification: C398.20993
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Previously published: North Shore, N.Z. : Puffin, 2008.
Summary: A retelling of a Māori legend that describes how Taranaki banished Mounts Taranaki, Tauhara and Putauaki when they tried to steal his wife, Pihanga. Suggested level: primary.
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Childrens Non-Fiction Suzanne Aubert Library at Jerusalem
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Three mountains battle against Tongariro to win the love of his wife, Pihanga. Find out how Tongariro banishes Taranaki, Tauhara and Putau to the positions they stand in today when he overcomes their approaches to Pihanga. Make the mountains using the outlines in the back of this book, and fight your own battle of the mountains

Previously published: North Shore, N.Z. : Puffin, 2008.

A retelling of a Māori legend that describes how Taranaki banished Mounts Taranaki, Tauhara and Putauaki when they tried to steal his wife, Pihanga. Suggested level: primary.

Written in English.

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