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Mau: Samoa's Struggle for Freedom
 

Mau: Samoa's Struggle for Freedom (Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2015 reprint re issue)

By Field, Michael J.

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... the story of a courageous and non-violent freedom movement. A movement known as Mau. Thoroughly researched and provocative... an integral chapter in the history of Samoa, New Zealand and the Pacific.

ISBN 9780908597079
Published 1 August 1991 by PASIFIKA PRESS
Interest Age Young Adults
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Teaote and the Wall
 

Teaote and the Wall (Paperback)

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This book is all about spreading awareness of the of Kiribati without using big words like climate change or environmental awareness. Let's talk big waves and hot suns. Let's talk about a country that so many people don't even know exists. Education is power. Teaote and the Wall ...

ISBN 9780646936192
Published 5 May 2015 by Miscellaneous
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Tala o le Vavau: Myths, Legends and Customs of Old Samoa
 

Tala o le Vavau: Myths, Legends and Customs of Old Samoa (Paperback, New edition)

By Stuebel, C.; Translated by Herman, Brother

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Stories in Samoan and English providing an insight to the Samoan way of life in pre-papalagi times, and a valuable record of a culture rich in history and spirituality. Illust. B&W.

ISBN 9780908597031
Published 23 December 2010 by PASIFIKA PRESS
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Astonish Me - Rare Polynesian stories (3 dvd set)
 

Astonish Me - Rare Polynesian stories (3 dvd set) (dvd set/Other)

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Celebrate these rare Polynesian stories in a package of three DVDs: TAHITI - Manouche Lehartel mixes traditional music with Mozart (6.5 mins) TONGA - Marilyn Meier revisits her homeland to play for the King (14 mins) SAMOA - Aggie Grey shows us her beloved Samoa (7.5 min ...

ISBN 433608
Published 16 September 2010 by Juniper Film
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Pacific Atlas: A Political, Historical & Cultural Atlas Of Australia, New Zealand & The Pacific Islands
  

Pacific Atlas: A Political, Historical & Cultural Atlas Of Australia, New Zealand & The Pacific Islands (Paperback)

By Vidulich, Michael L.

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This atlas has been designed for students, teachers and others who have an interest in comparing Pacific places politically. historically and culturally.

ISBN 9780473229672
Published 30 December 2012
Interest Age 12+ years
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Pacific Encounters: Art and Divinity in Polynesia, 1760-1860

Pacific Encounters: Art and Divinity in Polynesia, 1760-1860 (Paperback, New title)

By Hooper, Steven

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Brings together many Polynesian objects gathered during the early period of contact with European voyagers, missionaries and settlers. This book presents around 270 items with short captions, including sculptures in wood and stone; feather and basketry images; decorated bark clot ...

ISBN 9780714125756
Published 2 June 2006 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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The Samoans: A Global Family
 

The Samoans: A Global Family (Hardback, reissue)

By Sutter, Frederic Koehler

Documents the lives of over 125 Samoans through 45 countries - from a shepherd in Invercargill to a champion sumo wrestler in Japan - and as each person recounts his or her autobiography, a family is gathered through 285 colour photographs captioned with the proverbs of 30 langua ...

ISBN 9780824812386
Published 20 March 2011 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Arts and Crafts of Micronesia:
 

Arts and Crafts of Micronesia: (Paperback)

By Wavell, Barbara

This image-driven book provides a detailed view of the artwork, craftsmanship, and history of the traditional arts of Micronesia using a unique blend of contemporary and historic collections to showcase such items as carved statuary, storyboards, model canoes, woven mats, baskets ...

ISBN 9781573063098
Published 4 November 2010 by Miscellaneous
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Santa Cruz, 1942: Carrier Duel in the South Pacific
 

Santa Cruz, 1942: Carrier Duel in the South Pacific (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Stille, Mark; Illustrated by Gerrard, Howard

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Despite myth, the Japanese carrier force was not destroyed at Midway but survived to still prove a threat in the Pacific Theater. Nowhere was this clearer than in the battle of Santa Cruz of October 1942. The Japanese were able to gain a tactical victory at Santa Cruz. This book ...

ISBN 9781849086059
Published 5 September 2012 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Interest Age Young Adults
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Tupaia: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's Polynesian Navigator
   

Tupaia: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's Polynesian Navigator (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Druett, Joan

Tupaia, lauded by Europeans as 'an extraordinary genius', sailed with Captain Cook from Tahiti, piloted the Endeavour about the South Pacific, and interceded with Maori in NZ. His story has never been fully told. Tupaia, a gifted linguist, a brilliant orator, and a most devious p ...

ISBN 9781869793869
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9781869797133
Published 17 June 2011 by Random House
Interest Age Young Adults
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