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  • Mironesia Tastes Tourism Photo Album

    Mironesia Tastes Tourism Photo Album
    av Mike Ashman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781493701599

  • Oceanic Cultural art and architecture: Information Tourism

    Oceanic Cultural art and architecture: Information Tourism
    av William Bligh

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781543128703

  • The Lapita Peoples

    The Lapita Peoples
    av Patrick Vinton Kirch

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781577180364

    This is the first account of the Lapita peoples, the common ancestor of the Polynesians, Micronesians, and Austronesian-speaking Melanesians who over the last 4000 years colonized the islands of the Pacific, including New Zealand and territories as…

  • History of Micronesia Vol 11

    History of Micronesia Vol 11
    av Levesque

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780920201114

    These volumes are a continuation of a series on the history of the North Pacific. Each contains primary source material (official reports, private letters) and extracts from rare books, translated from various languages.

  • Tuvalu: History, Culture, Tradition, Travel and Tourism

    Tuvalu: History, Culture, Tradition, Travel and Tourism
    av Jay Murphy

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781975797393

  • In Haste with Aloha

    In Haste with Aloha

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824857837

    This ambitious volume assembled by scholar David W. Forbes features a collection of ninety-two previously unpublished letters, as well as excerpts from two diaries, written between 1881 and 1885 by Hawaiian royal consort Queen Emma Kalanikaumaka'ama…

  • Island of the Lost

    Island of the Lost
    av Joan Druett

    CD-bok - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781515902577

    Auckland Island is a godforsaken place in the middle of the Southern Ocean, 285 miles south of New Zealand. With year-round freezing rain and howling winds, it is one of the most forbidding places in the world. To be shipwrecked there means almost c…

  • Flying Kiwis

    Flying Kiwis

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781877578267

    Leaving home to see the world is something that succeeding generations of young New Zealanders have done in ever-increasing numbers. 'Overseas experience' or the 'OE' has been the topic of countless individual travel accounts, and has provided the s…

  • European Impact and Pacific Influence

    European Impact and Pacific Influence

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781860640599

    British and German ambitions have clashed in the Pacific at many times in the last two centuries. This is a study of those episodes, and their effects on the European powers and the Pacific Islanders involved. It throws light on the activities of mi…

  • Texts and Contexts

    Texts and Contexts

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824829421

    Texts and Contexts is concerned with the development of Pacific Islands history as a specialization in its own right. Specifically, this volume examines the foundational texts that pioneered and consolidated the new subdiscipline and served as the b…

  • Hawai'i Chronicles III

    Hawai'i Chronicles III

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824822897

    Pearl Harbor. December 7, 1941--in the words of President Franklin Roosevelt, a date which will live in infamy. More than 350 Japanese bombers, fighters, and torpedo planes struck Hawai'i in two waves, sinking or disabling eighteen ships and destroy…

  • Hawaii

    Hawaii
    av Ruth M. Tabrah

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393302202

    Hawaii is a romantic image learned from travel posters and the movies, and much of it, surprisingly, is true. But Hawaii is more than that. The people who have come here from Polynesia, Asia, Europe, and the Americas have made it a crossroads cultur…

  • The Great South Sea

    The Great South Sea
    av Glyn Williams

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300105681

    From the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries, English buccaneers, privateers, and naval expeditions sought fame and fortune in the distant reaches of the South Sea. This engrossing book investigates these maritime adventures and how they were desc…

  • Hawaii

    Hawaii
    av Jim Ollhoff

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781604536461

  • Displacing Natives

    Displacing Natives
    av Houston Wood

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780847691401

    This insightful study examines the strategies used by outsiders to usurp Hawaiian lands and undermine indigenous Hawaiian culture. Drawing upon historical and contemporary examples, Houston Wood investigates the journals of Captain Cook, Hollywood f…

  • Displacing Natives

    Displacing Natives
    av Houston Wood

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780847691418

    This insightful study examines the strategies used by outsiders to usurp Hawaiian lands and undermine indigenous Hawaiian culture. Drawing upon historical and contemporary examples, Houston Wood investigates the journals of Captain Cook, Hollywood f…

  • Na Pua Ali'i O Kaua'i

    Na Pua Ali'i O Kaua'i
    av Frederick Wichman

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824826383

    The stories of Kaua'i's ruling chiefs were passed from generation to generation in songs and narratives recited by trained storytellers either formally at the high chief's court or informally at family gatherings. Their chronology was ordered by a r…

  • Theorist of Maritime Strategy

    Theorist of Maritime Strategy
    av J.J. Widen

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138248045

    Since its publication in 1911, Sir Julian's Corbett's Some Principles of Maritime Strategy has remained a key document within naval strategic thinking. Yet despite his undoubted influence, Corbett's theories have not been subjected to scientific rev…

  • Voyagers of the Titanic: Passengers, Sailors, Shipbuilders, Aristocrats, and the Worlds They Came from

    Voyagers of the Titanic: Passengers, Sailors, Shipbuilders, Aristocrats, and the Worlds They Came from
    av Richard Davenport-Hines

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780061876868

    It has been one hundred years since the sinking of the passenger liner Titanic in the North Atlantic, yet worldwide fascination with the epic tragedy remains as strong as ever. With Voyagers of the Titanic, Richard Davenport-Hines gives us a magnifi…

  • State of Suffering

    State of Suffering
    av Susanna Trnka

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801446405

  • State of Suffering

    State of Suffering
    av Susanna Trnka

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801474989

    How do ordinary people respond when their lives are irrevocably altered by terror and violence? Susanna Trnka was residing in an Indo-Fijian village in the year 2000 during the Fijian nationalist coup. The overthrow of the elected multiethnic party…

  • Palemia

    Palemia
    av Peter Swain

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781776561155

  • Island World

    Island World
    av Gary Y. Okihiro

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520261679

    Brilliantly mixing geology, folklore, music, cultural commentary, and history, Gary Y. Okihiro overturns the customary narrative in which the United States acts upon and dominates Hawai'i. Instead, "Island World" depicts the islands' press against t…

  • Island World

    Island World
    av Gary Y. Okihiro

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520252998

    Brilliantly mixing geology, folklore, music, cultural commentary, and history, Gary Y. Okihiro overturns the customary narrative in which the United States acts upon and dominates Hawai'i. Instead, "Island World" depicts the islands' press against t…

  • Paradise Past

    Paradise Past
    av Robert W. Kirk

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786469789

    In the 400 years from Magellan's entrance into Pacific waters to 1920, the lives of the people of the South Pacific were utterly transformed. Pacific people died from exotic diseases from Europe and America. The worldwide influenza pandemic was part…

  • The Archaeology of Micronesia

    The Archaeology of Micronesia
    av Paul Rainbird

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521656306

    This was the first book-length archaeological study of Micronesia, a collection of island groups in the Western Pacific Ocean. Drawing on a wide range of archaeological, anthropological and historical sources, the author explores the various ways th…

  • The Archaeology of Micronesia

    The Archaeology of Micronesia
    av Paul Rainbird

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521651882

    This was the first book-length archaeological study of Micronesia, a collection of island groups in the Western Pacific Ocean. Drawing on a wide range of archaeological, anthropological and historical sources, the author explores the various ways th…

  • Hawai'i Chronicles II

    Hawai'i Chronicles II

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824819842

    The first volume of Hawaii Chronicles presented little known, yet highly interesting historical facts about Hawaii that originally appeared in the pages of Honolulu magazine, the successor to Paradise of the Pacific and the oldest continuously publi…

  • Black Flu 1918

    Black Flu 1918
    av Geoffrey Rice

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927145951

    Many New Zealand families were affected by the 1918 influenza pandemic. In the space of about six weeks, over 6400 Pakeha died and an estimated 2500 Maori. That equals nearly half the total of New Zealand soldiers killed in the First World War. Yet…

  • Archaeology of Pacific Oceania

    Archaeology of Pacific Oceania
    av Mike Carson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138097179

    This book integrates a region-wide chronological narrative of the archaeology of Pacific Oceania. How and why did this vast sea of islands, covering nearly one-third of the world's surface, come to be inhabited over the last several millennia, trans…

  • Archaeology of Pacific Oceania

    Archaeology of Pacific Oceania
    av Mike Carson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138097131

    This book integrates a region-wide chronological narrative of the archaeology of Pacific Oceania. How and why did this vast sea of islands, covering nearly one-third of the world's surface, come to be inhabited over the last several millennia, trans…

  • Paradise of the Pacific: Approaching Hawaii

    Paradise of the Pacific: Approaching Hawaii
    av Susanna Moore

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780374298777

    The dramatic history of America's tropical paradise The history of Hawaii may be said to be the story of arrivals from the eruption of volcanoes on the ocean floor 18,000 feet below, the first hardy seeds that over millennia found their way to the i…

  • Scottishness and Irishness in New Zealand Since 1840

    Scottishness and Irishness in New Zealand Since 1840
    av Angela McCarthy

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719077616

    This book examines the distinctive aspects that insiders and outsiders perceived as characteristic of Irish and Scottish ethnic identities in New Zealand. When, how, and why did Irish and Scots identify themselves and others in ethnic terms? What ch…

  • North Sumatra

    North Sumatra
    av Not Available (NA)

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781157260059

  • Hawaii is a Rainbow

    Hawaii is a Rainbow
    av Stephanie Feeney

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824810078

    The author uses colors of the rainbow--red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple--as a way to organize pictures of some of the people, places, plants, and animals of Hawaii. Hawaii is a Rainbow has been created to help children learn about colors…

  • Island Legacy

    Island Legacy
    av Alan Howard

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781425111243

  • History of Micronesia  First Real Contact, 1596-1637

    History of Micronesia First Real Contact, 1596-1637
    av Rodrigue Levesque

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780920201039

  • Where Is Easter Island?

    Where Is Easter Island?
    av Megan Stine, Who Hq

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780515159486

    Unearth the secrets of the mysterious giant stone statues on this tiny remote Pacific island. Easter Island, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean thousands of miles from anywhere, has intrigued visitors since Europeans first arrived in the 1700s. How…

  • Where Is Easter Island?

    Where Is Easter Island?
    av Megan Stine, Who Hq

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780515159509

    Unearth the secrets of the mysterious giant stone statues on this tiny remote Pacific island. Easter Island, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean thousands of miles from anywhere, has intrigued visitors since Europeans first arrived in the 1700s. How…

  • Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age

    Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age
    av Marcus Rediker

    Övrigt - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781974936700

  • Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age

    Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age
    av Marcus Rediker

    CD-bok - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781974936694

  • Welcome to Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park

    Welcome to Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park
    av Teri Temple, Bob Temple

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503823433

  • Pitcairn's Island, and the Islanders, in 1850

    Pitcairn's Island, and the Islanders, in 1850
    av Walter Brodie

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781905748204

  • Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific, Volume I

    Historical Archaeology of Early Modern Colonialism in Asia-Pacific, Volume I

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813054759

    In the volume The Southwest Pacific and Oceanian Regions, case studies from Alofi, Vanuatu, the Marianas, Hawai`i, Guam, and Taiwan compare the development of colonialism across different islands. Contributors discuss human settlement before the arr…

  • Millennium

    Millennium
    av Peri Hoskins

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780473251314

  • The Mariana Islands

    The Mariana Islands
    av Francisco Olive y Garcia

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781878453884

    At various times during the nineteenth century, administrators, missionaries, and government officials had stressed the poor economic conditions of the Marina Islands, pleading for the implementation of administrative and economic reforms. But the c…

  • Tomorrow's Memories

    Tomorrow's Memories
    av Angeles Monrayo

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824826888

    Angeles Monrayo began her diary on January 10, 1924, just before she moved from a sugar plantation in Waipahu to Pablo Manlapit's strike camp in Honolulu with her father and older brother. This is a young Filipino girl's view of life in Hawaii and c…

  • The People of the Sea

    The People of the Sea
    av Paul D'Arcy

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824832971

    Oceania is characterized by thousands of islands and archipelagoes amidst the vast expanse of the Pacific. Although it is one of the few truly oceanic habitats occupied permanently by humankind, surprisingly little research has been done on the mari…

  • Hawaii's Russian Adventure

    Hawaii's Russian Adventure
    av Peter R. Mills

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824824044

    In the early 1800s thousands of American and European traders arrived in Hawai'i to lay in supplies for the long trip east or to take on Hawaiian sandalwood, which commanded a high price in China. In response to this developing global economy in the…

  • Unsustainable Empire

    Unsustainable Empire
    av Dean Itsuji Saranillio

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000839

    In Unsustainable Empire Dean Itsuji Saranillio offers a bold challenge to conventional understandings of Hawai'i's admission as a U.S. state. Hawai'i statehood is popularly remembered as a civil rights victory against racist claims that Hawai'i was…

  • Unsustainable Empire

    Unsustainable Empire
    av Dean Itsuji Saranillio

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000624

    In Unsustainable Empire Dean Itsuji Saranillio offers a bold challenge to conventional understandings of Hawai'i's admission as a U.S. state. Hawai'i statehood is popularly remembered as a civil rights victory against racist claims that Hawai'i was…

  • The Pretender of Pitcairn Island

    The Pretender of Pitcairn Island
    av Tillman W. Nechtman

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108424684

    Pitcairn, a tiny Pacific island that was refuge to the mutineers of HMAV Bounty and home to their descendants, later became the stage on which one imposter played out his influential vision for British control over the nineteenth-century Pacific Oce…

  • The Pretender of Pitcairn Island

    The Pretender of Pitcairn Island
    av Tillman W. Nechtman

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108440806

    Pitcairn, a tiny Pacific island that was refuge to the mutineers of HMAV Bounty and home to their descendants, later became the stage on which one imposter played out his influential vision for British control over the nineteenth-century Pacific Oce…

  • Ancestry of Experience

    Ancestry of Experience
    av Leilani Holmes

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824867720

    As Hawaiians continue to recover their language and culture, the voices of kupuna (elders) are heard once again in urban and rural settings, both in Hawai'i and elsewhere. How do kupuna create knowledge and "tell" history? What do they tell us about…

  • Island at the End of the World: The Turbulent History of Easter Island

    Island at the End of the World: The Turbulent History of Easter Island
    av Steven Roger Fischer

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781861892829

    On a long stretch of green coast in the South Pacific, hundreds of enormous, impassive stone heads stand guard against the ravages of time, war, and disease that have attempted over the centuries to conquer Easter Island. Steven Roger Fischer offers…

  • Facing the Spears of Change

    Facing the Spears of Change
    av Marie Alohalani Brown

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780824858490

    Facing the Spears of Change takes a close look at the extraordinary life of John Papa ??. Over the years, ?? faced many personal and political changes and challenges in rapid succession, which he skillfully parried or grasped firmly and then used to…

  • Worlds Apart

    Worlds Apart
    av Ian Campbell

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927145029

    Spanning the social, political, and economic history of the Pacific Islands-which include Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia-this book provides an overview of this complex and changing area. It has been updated to detail the first settlement of th…

  • Theory in the Pacific, the Pacific in Theory

    Theory in the Pacific, the Pacific in Theory

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138303553

    Theory in the Pacific, the Pacific in Theory explores the role of theory in Pacific archaeology and its interplay with archaeological theory worldwide. The contributors assess how the practice of archaeology in Pacific contexts has led to particular…

  • Theory in the Pacific, the Pacific in Theory

    Theory in the Pacific, the Pacific in Theory

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138303546

    Theory in the Pacific, the Pacific in Theory explores the role of theory in Pacific archaeology and its interplay with archaeological theory worldwide. The contributors assess how the practice of archaeology in Pacific contexts has led to particular…

  • Genes, Language, and Culture History in the Southwest Pacific

    Genes, Language, and Culture History in the Southwest Pacific

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195300307

    The broad arc of islands north of Australia that extends from Indonesia east towards the central Pacific is home to a set of human populations whose concentration of diversity is unequaled elsewhere. Approximately 20% of the worlds languages are spo…