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matriarch

Witi Tame Ihimaera

matriarch

by Witi Tame Ihimaera

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Published by Pan Books in Auckland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maori (New Zealand people) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWiti Ihimaera.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesPicador
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9639.2.I36 M2 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination456 p. ;
    Number of Pages456
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2073892M
    ISBN 100330271180
    LC Control Number88104635

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