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Issue Details: First known date: 1908... 1908 The Pit of Maota
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Tells the story of a prolonged war between the A'ana and the Manono peoples which culminated with the burning of nearly five hundred captives in a giant funeral pyre, the Pit of Maota.

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    y separately published work icon The Call of the South Louis Becke , London : T. Fisher Unwin , 1908 Z325514 1908 single work non-fiction autobiography A description of the narrator's wanderings around Australia and the South Pacific. Much of the material appears to be autobiographical and he also relates a number of tales that were told to him during his travels. London : T. Fisher Unwin , 1908 pg. 211 - 218
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