Legends of Rotorua / A.W. Reed ; with illustrations by Dennis Turner.

By: Reed, A. W. (Alexander Wyclif), 1908-1979 [author.]Contributor(s): Turner, Dennis, 1924-2011 [illustrator.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Auckland [N.Z.] : Reed, 2006, c1958Description: 148 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780790010939 ; 0790010933Uniform titles: Legends of Rotorua and the hot lakes Subject(s): Legends -- New Zealand -- Rotorua District | Māori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore | Pūrākau | WaiarikiDDC classification: 398.2608999442 LOC classification: GR375 | .R38 2006
Contents:
Ngatoro the fire-bringer -- Ihenga the name-giver -- Ohinemutu -- Rotorua township -- Whakarewarewa -- Lake Rotorua -- Mokoia Island -- Lake-side villages and springs. Te Ngae, Mourea, Hamurana Springs, Taniwha Springs, Fairy Springs -- Ngongotaha -- Tikitere -- Rotoiti and Hongi's Track -- the eastern lakes. Rotoehu and Rotoma, Okataina -- The story of Hatupatu -- The blue and green lakes. Lake Tikitapu, Lake Rotokakahi -- Tarawera and the eruption. Te Wairoa, the buried village; Tarawera; Rotomahana -- Place names of the thermal region.
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Includes index.

Originally published with title: Legends of Rotorua and the hot lakes. Wellington, N.Z. : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1958.

Ngatoro the fire-bringer -- Ihenga the name-giver -- Ohinemutu -- Rotorua township -- Whakarewarewa -- Lake Rotorua -- Mokoia Island -- Lake-side villages and springs. Te Ngae, Mourea, Hamurana Springs, Taniwha Springs, Fairy Springs -- Ngongotaha -- Tikitere -- Rotoiti and Hongi's Track -- the eastern lakes. Rotoehu and Rotoma, Okataina -- The story of Hatupatu -- The blue and green lakes. Lake Tikitapu, Lake Rotokakahi -- Tarawera and the eruption. Te Wairoa, the buried village; Tarawera; Rotomahana -- Place names of the thermal region.

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