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Turks and Caicos Islands Travel Guide: Holiday Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2020 by SONITTEC LTD. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Turks and Caicos Islands Travel Guide. Holiday Guide. These islands are located not far away from the Bahamas and Florida, but despite that fact the Turks and Caicos Islands are an independent archipelago. The islands have become increasingly popular during the last decade. Travelers come there to enjoy relaxing beach rest and world-class diving. Just like many islands of the Caribbean...........
Fiji Travel and Tourism: Fiji Discovery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2020 by SONITTEC LTD. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Fiji Travel and Tourism. Fiji Discovery. First people appeared on the territory of these islands yet during the prehistoric era. The Republic of Fiji is famous for its exotic nature, unusual culture and warm attitude. The capital of the country, Suva, is the biggest and most visited city in Fiji. The main landmark of Suva is the Museum of Fiji,......
Cook Islands Travel Guide: Vacation and Honeymoon Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2020 by SONITTEC LTD. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Cook Islands Travel Guide. Vacation and Honeymoon Guide. These tropical islands got their name after Captain Cook, who discovered them in 1770. The Cook Islands become increasingly popular with travelers who seek secluded rest in tropical paradise without busting infrastructure and hordes of vacationers.........
Harbour Island, Bahamas: Tourism, Travel Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2020 by SONITTEC LTD. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Harbour Island, Bahamas. Tourism, Travel Guide. Briland’, as locals and repeat visitors call it, is renowned as one of the loveliest, most stylish and enjoyable islands in the Bahamas, if not the Caribbean. Just 5km long and 2km wide, it's a photogenic bric-a-brac of pink-sand beaches and colonial houses that once served as the national capital............
Hawaiʻi – Stolen Paradise: A Brief History
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania
This book contains the history that is part of Hawaiʻi – Stolen Paradise: A Travelogue. This history was originally written as the prelude to a travelogue about a trip I took in October of 2012 to Oʻahu and the Big Island. It includes details about the Hawaiian language, culture, agriculture, aquaculture, music, dance, cuisine, and the Hawaiian people, with a bibliography of source material.
China's Engagement in the Pacific Islands: Implications for the United States - Potential Military Base in Vanuatu, Reducing Taiwan's International Space, Access to Resources, Trade, and Investment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
As Beijing steps up its global engagement under General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and President Xi Jinping, China is also increasing its involvement in the Pacific Islands region. Beijing's heightened engagement in the region in recent years is driven by its broader diplomatic and strategic interests.
Te Rii Ni Banaba - Backbone of Banaba
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2019 by Banaban Vision Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Te Rii ni Banaba - backbone of Banaba reveals the indigenous history of Banabans through their genealogies, myths, legends and customs. Their small Pacific Island, known as Ocean Island during Colonial rule was ravaged by phosphate mining, occupied by Japan in WWII, and tragically Banabans were forcibly removed from their homeland and relocated to Rabi Island, Fiji, makes compelling reading.
Titanic
Price: $9.96 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania
TITANIC is Steve Orlandella's masterpiece. His love affair with those in peril on the sea that fateful night started when he was a young boy. His approach is unique. He covers people and events before, during, and after April 1912. His personality intertwined throughout. Steve Orlandella's "TITANIC" is a compelling read.
Effects of the Compact of Free Association (COFA) on Sovereignty in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) - Analysis of Possible 1986 Treaty Modifications to Allow Micronesians to Pursue Goals
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,140. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The Compact of Free Association (COFA), a 1986 treaty between the United States and the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), formalizes a specific type of shared sovereignty: free association between politically independent nations. The COFA intentionally compromises some aspects of Micronesian sovereignty by ceding limited authority to the United States.
Dutch Pacific Voyages of Discovery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Dutch trading, privateering and exploration voyages throughout the Pacific made some of the seminal discoveries in that great ocean, including Australia, Easter Island, Fiji, Hawai`i, New Zealand, Samoa and Tonga. The voyagers battled the Spanish, the Portuguese and natives, but they also fought scurvy, starvation and the implacable, brutal monopoly of the Dutch East India Company
Tahiti (French Polynesia) History, Travel and Tourism: Environmental Detail
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tahiti (French Polynesia) History, Travel and Tourism. Environmental Detail. A Book on Tahiti and French Polynesia The era of European exploration began in the 1500s when “ships without outriggers” began to arrive. In 1521, Magellan spotted the atoll of Pukapuka in what is now the Tuamotu Atolls and, in 1595, the Spanish explorer Mendaña visited Fatu Hiva Island in the Marquesas.
Papua New Guinea History and Culture: Travel and Tourism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,580. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Papua New Guinea History and Culture. Travel and Tourism. People, Tradition and Lifestyle. A Book on Papa New Guinea. Despite the penetration of the contemporary economy and media and the effects thereof on traditional cultural life, Papua New Guinea retains a rich variety of village cultures.
Oceania People and Culture: Touristic Environment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Oceania People and Culture. Touristic Environment. A Book on Oceania People and Culture, tourism and the Environment. Due to colonial neglect and historical isolation, the Pacific Islands, home to the world's most diverse range of indigenous cultures, continue to sustain many ancestral life-ways.
Oceanic Cultural art and architecture: Information Tourism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Oceanic Cultural art and architecture. Information Tourism. A Book on Oceania. The history of Oceanic art falls into two major phases, corresponding to the periods before and after Western contact. This is due not so much to the changes ensuing from contact decisive as they have been as to the preservation of otherwise ephemeral material by Western collectors and researchers.
Norfolk Island History, and Tourism: Discovery and Settlement
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Norfolk Island History, and Tourism. Discovery and Settlement. A Book on Norfolk Island. A later colonial convict settlement began in 1825, when it was decided that a final place of punishment was needed for recidivists and other antisocial British subjects, such as Irish political prisoners.
New Caledonia History, Culture and Tourism: Travel Guide, People and Custom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
New Caledonia History, Culture and Tourism. Travel Guide, People and Custom. New Caledonia tourism Book. Melanesians make up more than two-fifths of the population and Europeans about one-third. Their differing cultures have given rise to two distinct ways of life, known as kanak and caldoche; people of mixed descent tend to adhere to one or the other.
Nauru History, Culture and Tourism: People, Tradition, Lifestyle and Environment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Nauru History, Culture and Tourism. Nauru People, Nauru Tradition, Lifestyle and Environment. Nauru Book of History and tourism. The Nauruan people are the only indigenous ethnic group on the island. They are of mixed Micronesian, Melanesian, and Polynesian origin and resemble the last strain most closely.
Melanesian History and Culture: Tradition, People and Migration, Tourism Information
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,640. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Melanesian History and Culture. Tradition, People and Migration. A Book on Melanesia History and Culture, travel and tourism. The cultural variation in Melanesia, particularly in Papua New Guinea, is unique in the history of human societies.
Marshall Islands History, and Environment: People, Culture, Tradition, Travel and Tourism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,140. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Marshall Islands History, and Environment. People of Marshall Islands, Culture of Marshall Islands, Tradition, Travel and Tourism in Marshall Islands. A Book on Marshall Islands The Marshall Islands were settled initially around the beginning of the Christian era by Micronesians who may have been influenced by early Polynesian (Lapita) culture.
Heard and McDonald Islands, World Heritage Site: Discovery, The Environment and Nature
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2017 by Jean Marc Bertrand. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania, Nonfiction » History » Historical Geography
Heard and McDonald Islands, World Heritage Site. Discovery, The Environment and Nature. A Book on Heard and McDonald Islands The Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands (HIMI) which includes the islands and the surrounding ocean to 12 nautical miles from shore was inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1997 for its outstanding universal natural values.