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The island builders of the Pacific

Walter George Ivens

The island builders of the Pacific

how & why the people of Mala construct their artificial islands, the antiquity & doubtful origin of the practice, with a description of the social organization, magic & religion of their inhabitants

by Walter George Ivens

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaita Province (Solomon Islands),
  • Solomon Islands.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Solomon Islands.,
    • Folklore -- Solomon Islands.,
    • Malaita Province (Solomon Islands)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Walter G. Ivens.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU850 .I8 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination317 p., [16] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages317
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5259595M
      ISBN 100404141420
      LC Control Number75351262

        The Pacific Ocean covers one-third of the earth’s surface and encompasses many thousands of islands that are home to numerous human societies and cultures. Among these indigenous Oceanic cultures are the intrepid Polynesian double-hulled canoe navigators, the atoll dwellers of Micronesia, the statue carvers of remote Easter Island, and the famed . 1 day ago  In Lord of the Flies, a group of young British boys are stranded on an island in the Pacific after surviving a plane brief unity soon breaks down into factionalism and, eventually, murder. 12 hours ago  America's Island Hopping Strategy Depended On The Fight At Tinian: A squabble between a general and an admiral led to “the most perfect amphibious operation of the Pacific .


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