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Pac.GN670.V35 2007
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TITLE: Vaka moana : voyages of the ancestors : the discovery and settlement of the Pacific / edited by K.R. Howe.
PUBLISHED: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, 2007.
DESCRIPTION: 360 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 30 cm.
NOTES: Originally published: Auckland, N.Z. : David Bateman, 2006.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-350) and index.
NOTES: The last frontier / K.R. Howe -- Polynesian oral traditions / Rawiri Taonui -- Voyaging and settlement / Geoffrey Irwin -- Ocean sailing canoes / Ben Finney -- Navigation / Ben Finney and Sam Low -- Pacific voyaging after the exploration period / Roger Neich -- Two worlds / Anne Salmond -- Western ideas about islanders' origins / K.R. Howe -- Renaissance / Ben Finney.
SUBJECT: Polynesians--Migrations.
SUBJECT: Navigation--Polynesia.
SUBJECT: Polynesia--Discovery and exploration.
SUBJECT: Oceania--Discovery and exploration.
SUBJECT: Pacific Ocean--Discovery and exploration.

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