Earth dragon, fire hare / Ken Catran.

By: Catran, Ken [author.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Auckland, N.Z. : HarperCollins, 2012Description: 272 p. ; 21 cmISBN: 9781869509415 Subject(s): War -- Teen fiction | Soldiers -- Teen fiction | Malaya -- Teen fiction | Malaya -- History -- Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960 -- Teen fictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction, New Zealand. DDC classification: NZ823.2 Summary: "New Zealand's forgotten war, fought in the deep green jungles in Malaya. In 1948 Britain and her allies are pitted against Communist terrorists in a struggle for freedom. On opposing sides are Peter Hayes, a young Kiwi soldier, and Ng, a dedicated guerilla. They are enemies, but, as the bitter conflict deepens, both will ask questions. Who fights for freedom? Who is the oppressor?"--Publisher information.
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"New Zealand's forgotten war, fought in the deep green jungles in Malaya. In 1948 Britain and her allies are pitted against Communist terrorists in a struggle for freedom. On opposing sides are Peter Hayes, a young Kiwi soldier, and Ng, a dedicated guerilla. They are enemies, but, as the bitter conflict deepens, both will ask questions. Who fights for freedom? Who is the oppressor?"--Publisher information.

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