Pōtiki / Patricia Grace.

By: Grace, Patricia, 1937- [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: North Shore, N.Z. : Penguin, 2010Description: 185 p. ; 18 cmISBN: 9780143204398 Subject(s): Tikanga tuku iho | Tāngata | Whanaungatanga | Land tenure -- Fiction | PakiwaitaraGenre/Form: New Zealand fiction -- 20th century. DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: A Māori community on the coast of New Zealand is threatened by a land developer who wants to purchase the community property, move the community meeting hall, and construct many new buildings, including an "underwater zoo." The story is told in several chapters that switch narrators. Sometimes, it is Hemi, a man who was laid off from his job and realizes that this situatio ...more
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Originally published: Auckland, N.Z. : Penguin, 1986.

A Māori community on the coast of New Zealand is threatened by a land developer who wants to purchase the community property, move the community meeting hall, and construct many new buildings, including an "underwater zoo." The story is told in several chapters that switch narrators. Sometimes, it is Hemi, a man who was laid off from his job and realizes that this situatio ...more

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