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The riddle of the Pacific

John Macmillan Brown

The riddle of the Pacific

by John Macmillan Brown

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Published by T. F. Unwin ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Easter Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Sepulchral monuments -- Easter Island,
    • Polynesians,
    • Easter Island

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. Macmillan Brown...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3169 .B87
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 312 p.
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6673406M
      LC Control Number25001030
      OCLC/WorldCa1517093

      Edition, cloth, some edge wear o/w good (no dj), pp, 8vo, 'What Happened to the.', 'Trail of the Castaways', 'The Last Ghost Ships of the Pacific', 'The Riddle of. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 2. He’s won many awards, among them the Esther Glen Medal, the Aim Children’s Book Award and the Italian Premio Andersen Award for best book of the year. He’s held several fellowships and his recent title, Scarface and the Angel was one of three New Zealand titles selected by The White Ravens for the National Youth Library in Munich.

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      Toby "Winema" Riddle (–) was a Modoc woman who served as an interpreter in negotiations between the Native American Modoc tribe and the United States Army during the Modoc War (also called the Lava Beds War). She warned the peace commission of a possible Modoc attack, and she saved the life of the chairman Alfred B. Meacham when the Known for: Interpreter in negotiations between the . Lord Howe Island, a Riddle of the Pacific S.]. PARAMONOV1 THE RIDDLE ofthe origin and natural history of Lord Howe Island is not yet solved and the progress of our knowledge only shows us that the problem is more complicated than we can suppose. The fact is that the island, being only 7 miles long and half a mile in.


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