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6 edition of The Pacific Islands found in the catalog.

The Pacific Islands

paths to the present

by Evelyn S. Colbert

  • 76 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania
    • Subjects:
    • Oceania -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEvelyn Colbert.
      SeriesNations of the modern world.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU28.3 .C65 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 120 p. :
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1010442M
      ISBN 100813332869
      LC Control Number96050898

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      China in the Pacific Islands: A Reality Check: Jenny Hayward-Jones Discusses China's Presence in the South Pacific and Argues That Long-Established Aid Powers Should Co-Operate with It By Hayward-Jones, Jenny New Zealand International Review, Vol. 38, No. 5, September-October Midway Islands: atoll in the North Pacific Ocean 2, km northwest of Honolulu near the end of the Hawaiian Archipelago, about one-third of the way from Honolulu to Tokyo; Palmyra Atoll: atoll in the North Pacific Ocean 1, km south of Honolulu, about halfway between Hawaii and American Samoa.


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