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Lost Paradise: From Mutiny on the Bounty to a Modern-Day Legacy of Sexual Mayhem, the Dark Secrets of Pitcairn Island Revealed
Lost Paradise: From Mutiny on the Bounty to a Modern-Day Legacy of Sexual Mayhem, the Dark Secrets of Pitcairn Island Revealed
by Kathy Marks
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Pitcairn Island -- remote and wild in the South Pacific, a place of towering cliffs and lashing surf -- is home to descendants of Fletcher Christian and the Mutiny on the Bounty crew, who fled there with a group of Tahitian maidens after deposing their... (read more)

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Where the Spirits Dwell: An Odyssey in the Jungle of New Guinea
Where the Spirits Dwell: An Odyssey in the Jungle of New Guinea
by Tobias Schneebaum
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Tobias Schneebaum here tells the remarkable story of his four years among the Asmat of New Guinea, a jungle-dwelling people rumored to have killed Michael Rockefeller. Instead of ferocious cannibals, Schneebaum found a regal, gentle people who freely... (read more)

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Destiny's Landfall: A History of Guam
Destiny's Landfall: A History of Guam
by Robert F Rogers
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Ferdinand Magellan's fateful landfall on Guam, the first inhabited Pacific island known to Europeans, ushered in the age of European exploration in the Pacific and led inexorably to foreign domination of every traditional island society throughout... (read more)

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Aphrodite's Island: The European Discovery of Tahiti
Aphrodite's Island: The European Discovery of Tahiti
by Anne Salmond
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"This book offers a fresh history of early Tahiti, considerably richer than any published before, imaginative in its speculations around local cosmology and local meanings, but also precise in its reconstruction of the political relationships that... (read more)

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Shirley Baker and the King of Tonga (Pasifika Library)
Shirley Baker and the King of Tonga (Pasifika Library)
by Noel Rutherford
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Of all the Pacific nations only Tonga has retained a complete and lasting political independence. Find out how the shrewd, determined King of Tonga, Tupou I, teamed up with Wesleyan missionary and opportunist Shirley Baker to bring this about.... (read more)

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Reimagining the American Pacific: From South Pacific to Bamboo Ridge (New Americanists)
Reimagining the American Pacific: From South Pacific to Bamboo Ridge (New Americanists)
by Rob Wilson
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In this compelling critique Rob Wilson explores the creation of the “Pacific Rim” in the American imagination and how the concept has been variously adapted and resisted in Hawai‘i, the Pacific Islands, New Zealand, and Australia... (read more)

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Social Change in Melanesia: Development and History
Social Change in Melanesia: Development and History
by Paul Sillitoe
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An account of social change in Melanesia covering the colonial period and the post-colonial era.... (read more)

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The Four Corners: One Woman's Solo Journey: Into the Heart of New Guinea
The Four Corners: One Woman's Solo Journey: Into the Heart of New Guinea
by Kira Salak
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A story of extraordinary danger and adventure follows a very young woman who attempts, alone, a trip across Papua, New Guinea, as she follows in the footsteps of British explorer Ivan Champion.... (read more)

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A Voyage to the Island of the Articoles
A Voyage to the Island of the Articoles
by Andre Maurois
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"Dangerous, charming, and funny, this elegant miniature rediscovery will delight even brilliant minds."—Simon Van Booy André Maurois' novella, published in the same year as Margaret Mead's Coming of Age in Samoa, is about a couple who... (read more)

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Easter Island
Easter Island
by John Roderigo Dos Passos
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Argonauts of the Western Pacific
Argonauts of the Western Pacific
by Bronisla Malinowski
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Limuria: The Lesser Dependencies of Mauritius
Limuria: The Lesser Dependencies of Mauritius
by Robert Scott
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Green was the earth on the seventh day
Green was the earth on the seventh day
by Thor Heyerdahl
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The Pacific Way: A Memoir
The Pacific Way: A Memoir
by Kamisese Mara
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Changes in latitude :an uncommon anthropology
Changes in latitude :an uncommon anthropology
by Joana Varawa
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Nafanua : Saving the Samoan Rain Forest (97 Edition)
Nafanua : Saving the Samoan Rain Forest (97 Edition)
by Paul Alan Cox
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Tuturani :a political journey in the Pacific Islands
Tuturani :a political journey in the Pacific Islands
by Scott L Malcomson
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-267).... (read more)

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Social Change in the Pacific Islands
Social Change in the Pacific Islands
by Albert B Robillard
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-499) and index.... (read more)

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Pitcairn - Port of Call
Pitcairn - Port of Call
by Herbert Ford
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [486]-[492]) and index.... (read more)

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Fiji & the Fijians Volume 1
Fiji & the Fijians Volume 1
by Thomas Williams
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