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Pacific places, Pacific histories : essays in honor of Robert C. Kiste

Author: Robert C Kiste; Brij V Lal
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The essays presented here are about letting go, learning and unlearning, transgressing physical, emotional, and intellectual boundaries. They are about personal quests, narrated in distinctive voices, raising particular concerns. Together they contribute significantly to our understanding of how small islands in a vast ocean enable us to see ourselves and the world around us."--BOOK JACKET.
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Genre/Form: Essays
History
Named Person: Robert C Kiste; Robert C Kiste
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert C Kiste; Brij V Lal
ISBN: 0824827481 9780824827489
OCLC Number: 53919940
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vii, 345 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Imagining islands / Mac Marshall --
Tales from several coves / K.R. Howe --
Papua, O'ahu Viti Levu / Stewart Firth --
The ocean in me / Terence Wesley-Smith --
Taupo Country, New Zealand: on place, naming, and identity / R. Gerard Ward --
Chuuk: a charicature of an island / Francis X. Hezel --
Bougainville, personal and professional / Eugene Ogan --
Rakwane / Clive Moore --
Rabaul / Hank Nelson --
Maipa made me do it / Mark Mosko --
Wone Sohte Lohdi: history and place on Pohnpei / David Hanlon --
Mānoa rain / Teresia K. Teaiwa --
Laucala Bay / Brij V. Lal --
Uleletiw: imaging of my paradise / Joakim Jojo Peter --
Blue-light special: the Pacific collection, Hamilton Library, UH / Karen Peacock --
Playing with canoes / Ben Finney --
The place that is a part of it / Michael A. Rynkiewich.
Responsibility: edited by Brij V. Lal.
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This volume brings together Pacific Islands studies scholars and invites them to talk about the places they have inhabited and to comtemplate the meaning of the experience. The result is a collage of  Read more...

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