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Indigenous Navigation and Voyaging in the Pacific free pdf How have the Pacific islanders voyaged across the vast ocean around them and navigated their small crafts from one distant place to another for thousands of years? This reference guide describes the literature on indigenous navigation and voyaging in the Pacific. The annotated bibliography covers journal articles and books written in several languages including Dutch, English, German, Japanese, French and Spanish pointing to materials of both recent and early origin. The entries are arranged alphabetically by author under Pacific, Polynesia, Micronesia, and Melanesia chapters. Indexes to authors, geographic areas and to subjects provide the reader with easy access to the entries.

About Nicholas J. Goetzfridt

NICHOLAS J. GOETZFRIDT is Assistant Professor of Library Science at the University of Guam. He is co-compiler of Micronesia 1975-1987: A Social Science Bibliography (Greenwood, 1989) and the author of reference works on indigenous languages and bilingual education in the Pacific. He is also the author of articles and reports concerned with library development in the Pacific.

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Author : Nicholas J. Goetzfridt
Publisher : Greenwood Press
Data Published : 27 January 1992
ISBN : 0313277397
EAN : 9780313277399
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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