Strangers in the South Seas The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought by Richard Lansdown

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Published by University of Hawaii Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cultural studies,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Sociology,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Social Science,
  • Travelers" writings, American,
  • General,
  • Oceania,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • East and West,
  • Travelers" writings, European

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages429
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8161995M
ISBN 100824830423
ISBN 109780824830427

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Review of Strangers in the South Seas: The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought; An Anthology, edited by Richard Lansdown. •STRANGERS IN THE SOUTH SEAS The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought DANIEL DEFOE, An Essay on the South-Sea Trade () 48 WILLIAM BOND, An Epistle to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales Presented by Mr Stanhope () 51 ANONYMOUS, A Poem Occasion'd by the Rise and FallCited by: 4.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Lansdown, Richard. Strangers in the South Seas: The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought.

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This book shows how "the Great South Sea" has been an Read more Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with the idea of the Pacific in Western thought: an anthology\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in Fine condition throughout.

Publishers Description: A study of the popularization of "Paradise" - the South Pacific - in the words and experience of visiting writers, explorers, artists and scientists.

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Lansdown, R. (ed.): Strangers in the South Seas. The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, xiv-xvii + pp., bib., illustrations, maps, photos. n.p. (paper). ERICA NEWMAN University of Otago Lansdown has produced a book that provides the reader with European observations.

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Summary. Towards the end of the Equator cruise, RLS started trying to put together the material he had collected about South Seas culture, language, traditions and society: anthropology, history, sociology together with personal impressions. He had already agreed with S. McClure (in ) to sell him “letters” from the South Seas to.

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