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Papuan pasts : cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples

Author: Andrew Pawley; Australian National University. Pacific Linguistics.
Publisher: Canberra, ACT, Australia : Pacific Linguistics, 2005.
Series: Pacific linguistics, 572.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An inter-disciplinary exploration of the history of humans in New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago and the Solomon Islands, which make up the biogeographic and cultural region that is coming to be known as Near Oceania, with particular reference to the people who speak Papuan (non-Austronesian) languages"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: History
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Papuan pasts.
Canberra, ACT, Australia : Pacific Linguistics, 2005
(OCoLC)607256450
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Pawley; Australian National University. Pacific Linguistics.
ISBN: 0858835622 9780858835627
OCLC Number: 67292782
Description: xxiii, 817 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Pt. I. Linguistics --
Pt. II. Archaeology --
Pt. III. Environment --
Pt. IV. Human Biology.
Series Title: Pacific linguistics, 572.
Responsibility: edited by Andrew Pawley [and others].

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"An inter-disciplinary exploration of the history of humans in New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago and the Solomon Islands, which make up the biogeographic and cultural region that is coming to be known as Near Oceania, with particular reference to the people who speak Papuan (non-Austronesian) languages"--Back cover.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Place\/salomonen<\/a>> # Salomonen<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Salomonen<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Topic\/anthropologie<\/a>> # Anthropologie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anthropologie<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Topic\/cultural_anthropology<\/a>> # Cultural anthropology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Cultural anthropology<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Topic\/folk_literature<\/a>> # Folk literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Folk literature<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Topic\/papua_languages<\/a>> # Papua languages<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Papua languages<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Topic\/papuans<\/a>> # Papuans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Papuans<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/891313384#Topic\/papuas<\/a>> # Papuas<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Papuas<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/295911467<\/a>> # Australian National University. Pacific Linguistics.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Australian National University. Pacific Linguistics.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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