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Maori Warriors

Maori Warriors
 

Maori warriors would unnerve the enemy with their dances called haka. The peruperu was a war haka performed before battle. In it, the warriors would wave their weapons and contort their faces to summon the god of war and warn the opposition of their fate. Find out how successful ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781600147456
Published 1 January 2012 by Torque
Format Library Binding
Author(s) By McClellan, Ray
Series History's Greatest Warriors

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ISBN-13 9781600147456
ISBN-10 1600147453
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Publisher Torque
Imprint Torque
Publication Date 1 January 2012
Publication Country United States United States
Format Library Binding
Author(s) By McClellan, Ray
Series History's Greatest Warriors
Category Non-Fiction (Child/Teen)
History
Warfare, Defence & Peace Studies
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Interest Age 4-12 years
Reading Age 4-12 years
Library of Congress Maori (New Zealand people) - History, Maori (New Zealand people) - Warfare
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages 24 pp
Dimensions Width: 168mm
Height: 231mm
Spine: 8mm
Weight 181g
Dewey Code 993.01
Catalogue Code 241026

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Maori warriors would unnerve the enemy with their dances called haka. The peruperu was a war haka performed before battle. In it, the warriors would wave their weapons and contort their faces to summon the god of war and warn the opposition of their fate. Find out how successful they were in this thrilling title of bravery, weapons, and war.

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