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New Zealand based research on the Pacific Islands

New Zealand based research on the Pacific Islands

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Published by Centre for Pacific Studies, University of Auckland in Auckland, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scholars -- New Zealand -- Directories.,
  • Oceania -- Research -- Directories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Melani Anae ; edited by Marjorie Tuainekore Crocombe.
    ContributionsCrocombe, Marjorie Tuainekore., Anae, Melani., University of Auckland. Centre for Pacific Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU1 .N48 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination75 p. ;
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15539063M
    ISBN 100908959028
    OCLC/WorldCa30887009


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Caught Between Cultures: A New Zealand-born Pacific Island Perspective: Author: Jemaima Tiatia: Editor: Gweneth Deverell: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Christian Research Association, New Zealand based research on the Pacific Islands book Traveller's History of New Zealand and the South Pacific Islands gives the curious tourist not only a modern-day portrait of New Zealand and the far-flung islands, their political systems, and.

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