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  1. Robert Codrington's Ethnographic Collections from Melanesia

    Robert Codrington's Ethnographic Collections from Melanesia [Paperback]

    Nick Stanley(Author)

    $30.00

    ISBN: 9780861592357
    Published by : British Museum
    Series: British Museum Research Publications
    Volume: 235
    Robert Codrington (1830–1922) trained to be a priest at Oxford University where he was ordained in 1857. He volunteered to work in Nelson, New Zealand, from 1860–4 and was appointed as headmaster of the Melanesian Mission training scho... .... Learn More
  2. Material Approaches to Polynesian Barkcloth

    Material Approaches to Polynesian Barkcloth: Cloth, Collections, Communities [Paperback]

    Prof. Frances Lennard(Editor); Dr. Andy Mills(Editor)

    $80.00

    ISBN: 9789088909719
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Barkcloth or tapa, a cloth made from the inner bark of trees, was widely used in place of woven cloth in the Pacific islands until the 19th century. A ubiquitous material, it was integral to the lives of islanders and used for clothing, furnishing... .... Learn More
  3. Material Approaches to Polynesian Barkcloth

    Material Approaches to Polynesian Barkcloth: Cloth, Collections, Communities [Hardback]

    Prof. Frances Lennard(Editor); Dr. Andy Mills(Editor)

    $195.00

    ISBN: 9789088909726
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Barkcloth or tapa, a cloth made from the inner bark of trees, was widely used in place of woven cloth in the Pacific islands until the 19th century. A ubiquitous material, it was integral to the lives of islanders and used for clothing, furnishing... .... Learn More
  4. Ci, Gender and Social Change among the Asmat of Papua, Indonesia

    Ci, Gender and Social Change among the Asmat of Papua, Indonesia [Paperback]

    Dr. Onesius O. Daeli(Author)

    $45.00

    ISBN: 9789088909290
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Ci is the Asmat word for dugout canoe. The ci is an integral part of the everyday life of the Asmat – an ethnic group residing in eastern Indonesia in Papua province (formerly Irian Jaya) – who live in the middle of a huge tidal swampy... .... Learn More
  5. Ci, Gender and Social Change among the Asmat of Papua, Indonesia

    Ci, Gender and Social Change among the Asmat of Papua, Indonesia [Hardback]

    Dr. Onesius O. Daeli(Author)

    $135.00

    ISBN: 9789088909306
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Ci is the Asmat word for dugout canoe. The ci is an integral part of the everyday life of the Asmat – an ethnic group residing in eastern Indonesia in Papua province (formerly Irian Jaya) – who live in the middle of a huge tidal swampy... .... Learn More
  6. This is not a grass skirt

    This is not a grass skirt: On fibre skirts (liku) and female tattooing (veiqia) in nineteenth century Fiji [Paperback]

    Dr. Karen Jacobs(Author)

    $60.00

    ISBN: 9789088908125
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    The Pacific ‘grass skirt’ has provoked debates about the demeaning and sexualized depiction of Pacific bodies. While these stereotypical portrayals associated with ‘nakedness’ are challenged in this book, the complex uses a... .... Learn More
  7. This is not a grass skirt

    This is not a grass skirt: On fibre skirts (liku) and female tattooing (veiqia) in nineteenth century Fiji [Hardback]

    Dr. Karen Jacobs(Author)

    $180.00

    ISBN: 9789088908132
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    The Pacific ‘grass skirt’ has provoked debates about the demeaning and sexualized depiction of Pacific bodies. While these stereotypical portrayals associated with ‘nakedness’ are challenged in this book, the complex uses a... .... Learn More
  8. Yellow Beach 2 after 75 Years

    Yellow Beach 2 after 75 Years: The Archaeology of a WWII Invasion Beach on Saipan and its Historic Context in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands [Paperback]

    Boyd Dixon(Author); Brenda Y. Tenorio(Author); Cherie Walth(Author); Kathy Mowrer(Author)

    $56.00

    ISBN: 9781789692587
    Published by : Archaeopress Access Archaeology
    After 75 years, this story presents archaeological evidence, archival records, and respected elders’ accounts from WWII and the most catastrophic period in Pacific Basin history, and then into modern times on Saipan in the Commonwealth of th... .... Learn More
  9. Resonant Histories

    Resonant Histories: Pacific artefacts and the voyages of the HMS Royalist 1890-1893 [Paperback]

    Alison Clark(Editor); Eve Haddow(With); Christopher Wright(With)

    $85.00

    ISBN: 9789088906299
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Series: Pacific Presences
    Volume: 6
    This book explores a complex relational assemblage, a collection of 1481 Pacific artifacts brought together by Captain Edward Henry Meggs Davis, during the three voyages of HMS Royalist between 1890-1893. The collect... .... Learn More
  10. Resonant Histories

    Resonant Histories: Pacific artefacts and the voyages of the HMS Royalist 1890-1893 [Hardback]

    Alison Clark(Editor); Eve Haddow(With); Christopher Wright(With)

    $255.00

    ISBN: 9789088906305
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Series: Pacific Presences
    Volume: 6
    This book explores a complex relational assemblage, a collection of 1481 Pacific artifacts brought together by Captain Edward Henry Meggs Davis, during the three voyages of HMS Royalist between 1890-1893. The collect... .... Learn More

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