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Historical dictionary of Papua New Guinea

Author: Ann Turner
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2001.
Series: Asian/Oceanian historical dictionaries, no. 37.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Papua New Guinea has experienced a remarkably rapid transition from scattered primitive societies to a modern unified nation. The dictionary covers major economic, social, political, and cultural  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Chronologies
Dictionaries
History
History (form)
Encyclopedias (form)
Chronology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Turner
ISBN: 0810839369 9780810839366
OCLC Number: 45248296
Description: 1, 359 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Editor's Foreword Jon Woronoff Chapter 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 Abbreviations and Acronyms Chapter 4 Maps Chapter 5 Chronology Chapter 6 Introduction Chapter 7 THE DICTIONARY Chapter 8 Appendix A: Administrators Chapter 9 Appendix B: Australian Ministers Concerned with Papua New Guinea, 1906-99 Chapter 10 Appendix C: Prime Ministers of Papua Guinea, 1975-2000 Chapter 11 Appendix D: Governors-General of Papua New Guinea, 1975-1999 Chapter 12 Bibliography Chapter 13 About the Author
Series Title: Asian/Oceanian historical dictionaries, no. 37.
Responsibility: Ann Turner.

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