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Among the savages of the South Seas

Alfred Tetens

Among the savages of the South Seas

memoirs of Micronesia, 1862-1868.

by Alfred Tetens

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Micronesia
    • Subjects:
    • Micronesia -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Vom Schiffsjungen zum Wasserschout.

      StatementTranslated from the German by Florence Mann Spoehr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU500 .T413
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p.
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6246088M
      LC Control Number58006708
      OCLC/WorldCa414763

      The National Geographic Society's book The Isles of the South Pacific (), by Maurice Shadbolt and Olaf Ruhen, and Ian Todd's Island Realm (), are somewhat out-of-date but have lovely color Corals (), by Douglas Faulkner and Richard Chesher, shows what you will see underwater.. History & Politics. Several early English and French explorers published accounts of.


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Preface. In a book of this kind it is often the custom to begin by making apologies. In my case I feel it to be a sheer necessity.

In the first place what is here printed is for the greater part copied word for word from private letters that I wrote in very simple language in Dayak or Negrito huts, or in the lonely depths of tropical forests, in the far-off islands of the Southern Seas.

Journalist Kernahan spotlights trouble in paradise in this highly insightful portrait of French Polynesia. Kernahan spent much time in the South Seas, as a young wife and mother cruising with the Rotary Club inconvalescing after a motorcycle accident inback the following year as something more than a tourist, traveling and working there for the next 30 years.

White Savages in the South Seas is a book about Polynesia after the cruise ships have sailed, the jet has flown off into the sunset and the maitai curtain has droppeed on a dream that was more performance than reality.

Writing with zest, humor and great affection, Mel Kernahan introduces the reader to the islands of Polynesia and an array of extraordinary inhabitants: Susy No Pants who lives. White Savages in the South Seas - Mel Kernahan - Google Books This is a book about Polynesia after the cruise ship has left, the jet has flown off into the sunset, and the mai tai curtain has.

Savages book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When a group of mining executives bring their wives to an island paradise, /5().

THE SCREEN; Savages and the South Seas. They even discover a prayer book with the marriage service among their first Alan Croft (Mr. Dix) and Barbara Stockley (Miss Daniels) are. Wanderings Among South Sea Savages. Walker. 0 This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. A Hurricane in the Southern Seas -- Arrival at Taviuni -- First Impressions of Ratu Lala's Establishment -- Character.

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Get this from a library. Among the savages of the South Seas: memoirs of Micronesia, [Alfred Tetens; Florence Mann Spoehr; Alexander Spoehr]. Walker spent almost 20 years wandering around the South Sea islands, New Guinea, and the Philippines, and he created this book of his exploits “among the savages” from letters he had written to friends and family.

The Coral Island: A Tale of the Pacific Ocean () is a novel written by Scottish author R. of the first works of juvenile fiction to feature exclusively juvenile heroes, the story relates the adventures of three boys marooned on a South Pacific island, the only survivors of a shipwreck.

A typical Robinsonade – a genre of fiction inspired by Daniel Defoe's Robinson. Sign up. Watch fullscreen. Wanderings among South Sea Savages and in Borneo and the Philippines Language: English: LoC Class: DU: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: History of Oceania (South Seas) Subject: Oceania -- Description and travel Subject: Ethnology -- Oceania Subject: Philippines -- Description and travel Subject: Borneo -- Description and travel Category.

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Wilfrid Walker Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society To My brother Charles This record of my wanderings in which he took so deep an interest, is affectionately dedicated. Preface In a book of this kind it is often the custom to begin by making apologies.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Typee: A Romance of the South Seas, with sequel: Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. But he was over the border.

There he is then, in Typee, among the dreaded cannibal savages. And they are gentle and generous with him, and he is truly in a sort of Eden.

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of Omoo: A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas by Herman Melville. The text begins: FURTHER ACCOUNT OF THE JULIA OWING to the absence of anything like regular discipline, the vessel was in a state of the greatest uproar. The captain, having for some time past been more or less confined to the cabin from sickness, was seldom seen.

/ Book Review – Letters from the South Seas, Margaret Paton. Book Review – Letters from the South Seas, Margaret Paton When I went to the South Sea Islands, the people I laboured among were savages thirsting for my blood.

But the Holy Spirit made use of God’s truth through the Word, and what have I to tell you today?. Wanderings Among South Sea Savages and in Borneo and the Philippines: Walker, H Wilfrid: Books - Read "Wanderings among South Sea Savages and in Borneo and the Philippines" by H.

Wilfrid Walker available from Rakuten Kobo. present you this wonderfully illustrated edition. In a book of this kind it is often the custom to begin by. South Seas Paradise: Julian Hillas (aka Julian Dashwood) Robert Hale Ltd, London.

Autobiography (Quirky, opinionated, amusing) The Frisbies of the South Seas: Johnny Frisbie Robert Hale Ltd, London. Autobiography (Robert Frisbie's daughter's memoirs) The Lagoon is Lonely Now: Ronald Syme Millwood Press Ltd, Wellington.

The term South Seas or South Sea commonly refers to the South phically, all areas to the south of 10° north latitude belong to the South Sea. The term South Sea is often used synonymously for Oceania and in a narrow sense for Polynesia (Polynesian Triangle).The Hawaii islands, New Zealand and the Easter Island (Rapa Nui) build the vertices.

John G. Paton () was a Scottish Christian missionary for 49 years to the former cannibals in the South Sea Islands. He was alone on an island for four years with the hostile natives and his life hung in the delicate balance of constant danger.

However, John trusted that he was immortal until God saw fit for his work to be done. Today, the impact of his life and dedication to faith in. Hunters of the South Seas: lessons from filming the Bajau Laut sea nomads a social glue and a tool of political intrigue among the elite.

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When Geddie died inall the population of Aneityum was said to be Christians (George Patterson, Missionary Life among the Cannibals: Being the Life of the Rev. John Geddie, D.D., First Missionary to the New Hebrides; with the History of the Nova Scotia Presbyterian Mission on that Group (Toronto: James Campbell and Son, ), p.

Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines by H. Wilfrid Walker Part 3 out of 3. homepage; Index of Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines; Previous part (2) the rest away, and this accounts for the birds' extreme tameness.

The crews manning vessels like these are for the most part villains of all nations and dyes; picked up in the lawless ports of the Spanish Main, and among the savages of the islands.

Like galley-slaves, they are only to be governed by scourges and chains. Their officers go among them with dirk and pistol-concealed, but ready at a grasp. Image of the Noble Savage in Literature An idealized concept of native cultures as being uncorrupted by the influences of civilization.

The idea of the Noble Savage, according to critic Hoxie N. ISLANDSCAPES AND SAVAGES: ECOCRITICISM AND HERMAN MELVILLE’S TYPEE Committee Members Approved: It proved to be his best selling book (although not an overall bestseller of its genre), thanks to readers in both England and America. adventures in the South Seas, at the age of twenty-five, he sat down with the.

Before the South Sea Was Overrun With Writers; Captain Raabe Tells of the Good Old Days Among the Highly Moral Cannibals CANNIBAL NIGHTS. The Reminiscences of a Free Lance Trader.

Selected list of books to read. Mad about Islands: Novelists of a Vanquished Pacific, A. Grove Day. Getting stoned with Savages: A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu, J. Maarten Troost. Sex Lives of Cannibals, J.

Maarten Troost. The Moon and Sixpence, Somerset Maugham. The Trembling of a Leaf: Little Stories of the South Sea Islands, Somerset Maugham. Customs of the inhabitants of Toman Island(?) in the south seas in the s, probably extracted from Martin Johnson's film Among The Cannibal Islaes of the South Pacific ().My adventures among South Sea cannibals; an account of the experiences and adventures of a government official among the natives of Oceania, by Douglas Rannie, sometime government agent for Queensland; with 39 illustrations & a map.

Volume: c.1 () (Reprint) by Rannie, Douglas. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at