Historical Dictionary Of Polynesia / Edition 2

Historical Dictionary Of Polynesia / Edition 2

by Robert D. Craig
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0810842378

ISBN-13: 9780810842373

Pub. Date: 02/28/2002

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

This second edition of the Historical Dictionary of Polynesia brings together in one volume valuable historical reference data for the 14 Pacific Island states: American Samoa, the Cook Islands, Easter Island, French Polynesia, Hawaii, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Pitcairn, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Wallis and Fortuna. Entries include: o Prominent

Overview

This second edition of the Historical Dictionary of Polynesia brings together in one volume valuable historical reference data for the 14 Pacific Island states: American Samoa, the Cook Islands, Easter Island, French Polynesia, Hawaii, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Pitcairn, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Wallis and Fortuna. Entries include: o Prominent personalities o Treaties, institutions o Organizations o Political parties A valuable reference guide for scholars, researchers, students, as well as casual readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810842373
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
02/28/2002
Series:
Asian/Oceanian Historical Dictionaries Series, #39
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
404
Product dimensions:
1.06(w) x 8.50(h) x 5.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Editor's Foreword by Jon Woronoff Chapter 2 Preface Chapter 3 Acronyms and Abbreviations Chapter 4 Chronology Chapter 5 INTRODUCTION Chapter 6 THE DICTIONARY Chapter 7 Appendixes Chapter 8 A. Names of Polynesian Islands Chapter 9 B. Rulers and Administrators Chapter 10 C. Summary Guide to Polynesia, 2001 Chapter 11 Bibliography Chapter 12 About the Author

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