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The Resource A history of the Pacific Islands : passages through tropical time, Deryck Scarr

A history of the Pacific Islands : passages through tropical time, Deryck Scarr

Label
A history of the Pacific Islands : passages through tropical time
Title
A history of the Pacific Islands
Title remainder
passages through tropical time
Statement of responsibility
Deryck Scarr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
UKM
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Scarr, Deryck
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU28.3
LC item number
.S29 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Oceania
Label
A history of the Pacific Islands : passages through tropical time, Deryck Scarr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 300-310) and index
Contents
Sea of uprearing billows -- 'Big Waqa, great labour' : oceanic worlds on shore and sea -- Vaka from Tangaroa : European exploration from the sixteenth century -- Schooner on the reef : cultural exchanges in island worlds, 1800-1860 -- Ages of passing innocence : lives, commerce and politics in Oceania 1860-1914 -- 'Bout ship and try again : worlds' impingement and colonial orders 1914-1945 -- Finale 1945-2000
Control code
43633517
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780700712939
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
A history of the Pacific Islands : passages through tropical time, Deryck Scarr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 300-310) and index
Contents
Sea of uprearing billows -- 'Big Waqa, great labour' : oceanic worlds on shore and sea -- Vaka from Tangaroa : European exploration from the sixteenth century -- Schooner on the reef : cultural exchanges in island worlds, 1800-1860 -- Ages of passing innocence : lives, commerce and politics in Oceania 1860-1914 -- 'Bout ship and try again : worlds' impingement and colonial orders 1914-1945 -- Finale 1945-2000
Control code
43633517
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780700712939
Other physical details
ill., maps

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