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Te tahuna

This is the story of a young girl who finds out that people from her family probably fought on both sides in the colonial land wars in New Zealand. What were the wars like and "what does it mean to be of such mixed ancestry?"
Print Book, Māori, 2003
Maori ed
Reed, Auckland, N.Z., 2003
Historical fiction
24 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
9781869487485, 1869487486
English ed. titled The battlefield
Ross Calman was the winner of Te Kura Pounamu Award 2004, for a distinguished contribution for children in Te Reo Maori
Also published in English as: The battlefield