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Detailed Information for Seller's item number: 39206
American Activities in the Central Pacific, 1790-1870. Volume 6 [Pitcairn-Tabiteuea]...
Author: Ward, R. Gerard, editor
Publisher: Gregg Press, Ridgewood, N.J. [1967]

xi, 572 p., illus., 6 fold. maps, index, 26.5 cm. A history, geography and ethnography pertaining to American involvement and Americans in the Pacific taken from contemporary newspapers, etc. Introduction by Ernest S. Dodge. xiii, 572 p., index, plates incl. portraits of men, ships, islanders; folding maps, charts; bound in cream pictorial linen, spine just beginning to darken; VG+. The Central Pacific Islands Projects 1790-1870, directed by Rear Admiral John W. McElroy & S. W. Boggs for the W.P.A. Early and extensive American activity in the Pacific Ocean (whaling & sealing, missionaries, trading, exploration) meant that there might be valid U.S. claim to many smaller, less apparently significant islands. Information was gathered from Massachusetts depositories (ships' logs, private logs & journals, contemporary printed records). Notices are in chronological order under each island name. Stock# 39,206. Vg/ no dj. Mapping; exploration; anthropology & sociology.

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