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8 edition of Voyaging the Pacific found in the catalog.

Voyaging the Pacific

in search of the South

by Miles Hordern

  • 119 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by John Murray in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Pacific Ocean
    • Subjects:
    • Hordern, Miles -- Journeys -- South Pacific Ocean.,
    • South Pacific Ocean -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-241).

      StatementMiles Hordern.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU23.5 .H67 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination241 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3769757M
      ISBN 100719561590, 0719564824
      LC Control Number2003501023

      Voyaging the Pacific - Miles Hordern Just finished this one and found myself stringing it out, the last third. I was enjoying the location, maybe more than the writing. Miles is a pom living in New Zealand and he embarks on a trip across the Southern Ocean, which is a large part of the book Author: The O'sheas.   Four voyaging waka in Wellington's Oriental Bay at the opening of the Waka Odyssey Photo: RNZ / Alison Ballance It also meant sitting with and learning from great canoe builders like .

      Australasia and the Pacific Islands, Book Reviews. Volume 92 – No. 1: BREAKING THE SHELL: Voyaging from Nuclear Refugees to People of the Sea in the Marshall Islands | By Joseph H. Genz. . The Voyaging Canoe View from the rear of a replica Polynesian canoe. The Polynesians' primary voyaging craft was the double canoe made of two hulls connected by lashed crossbeams.

        Discover books, articles, films, and more about Polynesian Voyaging (voyages, people, astronomy, weather, navigation; etc.) made available through the Honolulu Community College Author: Sarah Myhre. Since she was first built and launched in the s, Hōkūle’a continues to bring people together from all walks of life. She is more than a voyaging canoe—she represents the common desire shared by the people of Hawaii, the Pacific.


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