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Native cultures of the Pacific Islands

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Published by University of Hawaii Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania,
  • Oceania.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Oceania.,
    • Oceania -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDouglas L. Oliver ; illustrations by Lois Johnson.
      ContributionsOliver, Douglas L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN662 .O45 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 172 p. :
      Number of Pages172
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2043756M
      ISBN 100824811828
      LC Control Number88020625


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