Esta edición ISBN ya no está disponible.Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
There has never been a New Zealand novel quite like The Parihaka Woman. Richly imaginative and original, weaving together fact and fiction, it sets the remarkable story of Erenora against the historical background of the turbulent and compelling events that occurred in Parihaka during the 1870s and 1880s. Parihaka is the place Erenora calls home, a peaceful Taranaki settlement overcome by war and land confiscation. As her world is threatened, Erenora must find within herself the strength, courage and ingenuity to protect those whom she loves. And, like a Shakespearean heroine, she must change herself before she can take up her greatest challenge and save her exiled husband, Horitana. Surprising, inventive and deeply moving, The Parihaka Woman confirms Witi Ihimaera as one of New Zealand's finest and most memorable storytellers.Biografía del autor:
Witi Ihimaera was the first Maori novelist and has now published 12 novels, 6 collections of short stories as well as various works for children. Apart from his work as a writer, Ihimaera has also had careers in teaching, theatre, opera, film and television.
"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
Descripción ReadHowYouWant. Condición: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Nº de ref. del artículo: 1459636635
Descripción ReadHowYouWant, 2012. Paperback. Condición: Brand New. large print 16 pt edition. 404 pages. 10.00x7.75x0.91 inches. This item is printed on demand. Nº de ref. del artículo: zk1459636635
Descripción ReadHowYouWant, 2012. Condición: New. book. Nº de ref. del artículo: M1459636635