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There are 47 books in this catalogue.
The Story of the Pacific
Van Loon, Hendrik Willem
Book Number: 42277
Harrap, 1952 8vo. hardcover. 315pp.index, b/w illus. very good, light foxing. / very good d/w.
Price: $25.00

Destiny's Landfall. A History of Guam.
Rogers, Robert F.
Book Number: 45928
ISBN: 0824816161
University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, 1995. Small 4to. softcover. 380pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, book a little bent.
Price: $18.00

Wings Over Shangri-La
Steiger, E. Janet
Book Number: 46327
ISBN: 0964812703
Steiger 1995 8vo. softcover. 241pp. b/w illus. map. very good. Signed by author.
Price: $12.00

Never and Always: Micronesian legends, fables, and folklore
Ashby, Gene and By The Students of The Community College of Micronesia
Book Number: 47810
ISBN: 0931742110
Rainy Day Press 1989 Second Expanded Edition. 8vo softcover 124pp near fine. Contents includes stories on The Origins of Islands and Peoples, Palau, Yap, Truk, Pohnpei, Kosrae, Marshall, The Origins of Reefs, Waters and Landmarks, Palau, Yap, Truk, Phnpei, Kosrae, Marshall, Stories of Customs, Skills and Values - same islands.
Price: $15.00

Margaret Mead and Samoa : the making and unmaking of an anthropological myth / Derek Freeman.
Freeman, Derek
Book Number: 49093
Canberra Australian National University Press 1983 8vo hardcover 379pp index. very good+ / very good+ d/w. Samoan culture.
Price: $12.00

The Kahuna. Versatile Mystics Of Old Hawaii.
McBride, L. R.
Book Number: 53842
ISBN: 0912180188
Petroglyph Press, Hawaii 1972 8vo. softcover. 72pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $8.00

For Whom Are the Stars?
Loomis, Albertine
Book Number: 55318
ISBN: 0824804163
University Press of Hawaii, 1976 8vo hardcover 229pp, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00

The Pacific Ocean.
Riesenberg, Felix
Book Number: 55876
Museum Press, London, 1947. 8vo. hardcover. 284pp. b/w illus, endpaper maps. Very good, foxing. / Very good d/w with small piece missing at top of spine, owner's signature on fep.
Price: $8.00

Treasure Islands The Trials Of The Banabans
Binder, Pearl
Book Number: 56419
ISBN: 0207136092
Angus & Robertson, Australia, 1978. 8vo. hardcover. 191pp. b/w illus. maps. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $15.00

Timor Lives! Speeches of Freedom and Independence
Gusmao, Xanana
Book Number: 57032
ISBN: 1921004169
Longueville Books, Alexandria, Australia, 2005. 8vo. softcover. 260pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+.
Price: $15.00

Angels of Aceh: The compelling story of Operation Tsunami Assist
York, Sophie
Book Number: 57280
ISBN: 1741147468
Allen & Unwin, 2005 8vo softcover 304pp very good. A compassionate and sometimes shocking account of the Boxing Day tsunami told by the first Australian surgical team into Banda Aceh.
Price: $9.00

West Papua and Indonesia Since Suharto: Independence, Autonomy or Chaos?
King, Peter
Book Number: 58210
ISBN: 0868406767
University of New South Wales Press Ltd, Australia, 2004 8vo. softcover. 231pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $22.00

Day of Reckoning
Strahan, Lachlan
Book Number: 58212
ISBN: 1740761677
Pandanus Books, Canberra, 2005. 8vo. softcover. 396pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+.
Price: $18.00

FIJI AND THE FIJIANS Volume II Mission History
Calvert, James
Book Number: 58887
ISBN: 9822080044
Suva, Fiji Museum 2003 8vo. Softcover. 435pp. B/w illus. Very good.
Price: $18.00

FIJI AND THE FIJIANS Volume I The Islands and their Inhabitants
Calvert, James
Book Number: 58888
Suva, Fiji Museum 1985 8vo. Softcover. 266pp. B/w illus, fold-out map. Very good+.
Price: $18.00

Time Expired
Odonnell, G.C.
Book Number: 4953
Sydney, Leksand Press, 1967. First edition. Signed by Author. 8vo. Hardcover. 232pp. Very good, very light foxing to endpapers. / very good d/w, lightly chipped at corners, one tiny tear at rear.
Price: $15.00

In Papua New Guinea
Dodwell, Christina
Book Number: 61962
Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset Oxford Illustrated Press 1983 8vo hardcover 255pp colour illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w.
Price: $18.00