Science, Voyages, and Encounters in Oceania, 1511-1850 by Bronwen Douglas

By Bronwen Douglas

mixing worldwide scope with neighborhood intensity, this e-book throws new mild on very important issues. Spanning 4 centuries and immense area, it combines the background of principles with specific histories of encounters among eu voyagers and Indigenous humans in Oceania (Island Southeast Asia, New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands).

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