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LITTLE BROWN BROTHER : How the United States Purchased and Pacifiesd the Philippines

by Wolff, Leon

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Published
1991
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Good+
ISBN
9780195889864
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$15.00

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Oxford; Singapore , 1991. 383pp. Trade paperback, G+, creases on front cover, corner tips slightly creased, no markings in text, end pages are maps, index, bibliography, b&w photos, How the United States Purchased and Pacifiesd the Philippines, . Trade Paperback. Good+.
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MID-PACIFIC

by Hall, James Norman

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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$40.00

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Houghton Mifflin, 1928. 299pp. Blue cloth hardback, VG, very light rubbing at corner and spine tips, gift inscription on inside front cover, Collection of writings by the author of his time living in Tahiti, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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THE FILIPINOS : Coming to America Series

by Houle, Michelle E.

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Published
2007
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Very Good
ISBN
9780737734997
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$8.00

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Greenhaven Press, 2007. 172pp. Hardback with glossy boards, ink stamped Discard on half title page but no other markings, VG, index, chronology, History of the Filipinos in Coming to America series on immigration for young learners, . Hard Cover. Very Good.
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DEEP RIVER TALK : Collected Poems

by Tuwhare, Hone

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780824816070
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$30.00

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University of Hawaii Press, 1994. 200pp. Trade paperback, glossy cover, VG, owner name and address rubber-stamped on title page, Collection of 144 poems by New Zealand poet Hone Tuware which had first appeared in his earlier books 1964 - 1992; plus nine new poems . First Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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PACIFIC TALES

by Becke, Louis

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Published
1969
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Very Good
ISBN
9780836931358
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$10.00

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Books for Libraries Press, 1969. 323pp. Brown cloth hardback, no DJ, VG, ink #51 on inside front cover, slight stain on front cover, owner name embossed on half-title page, short story index reprint series, 1969 reprint of the 1897 edition, Collection of short stories by Louis Becke, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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CHILDREN OF YESTERDAY

by Valtin, Jan

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Published
1946
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Very Good
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$125.00

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Readers' Press, New York , 1946. 429pp, black cloth hardback, gold lettering on spine, spine slightly faded, upper corner tips lightly bumped, minor rubbing along bottom edge, VG, dust jacket missing, footnotes, several small maps, detailed information from Field Reports, Division Records and personal reminiscences of the 24th Infantry Division in the Philippines during World War Two, battles,… Read more
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BALI : Sekala and Niskala, Volume II Essays on Society, Tradition and Craft

by Eiseman Jr., Fred B.

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780945971054
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$18.00

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Periplus Editions , 1995. 383pp. trade paperback, VG, Third Printing, index, b&w illustrations, Bali : Sekala & Niskala, Volume Two only, essays on society, tradition, food, endek, clothing, masks, and craft, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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ARTS OF THE SOUTH SEAS

by Linton, Ralph; Wingert, Paul S.

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Published
1946
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Very Good
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$12.50

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Simon & Schuster, 1946. 199pp. Over sized black cloth hardback, DJ has small chips and tears along edges, b&w photos, Comprehensive study of the arts of the South Pacific islands, deals with the aboriginal arts of Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, and Australia, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by Miguel Covarrubias .
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SYDNEY PARKINSON : Artist of Cook's Endeavour Voyage

by Carr, D.J. (editor)

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780824808891
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$85.00

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University of Hawaii Press, 1983. 300pp. Large heavy hardback, light brown foxing spots on front and rear end pages and outer page edges, few spots on backside of dust jacket, owner name on half title page, index, bibliography, b&w and color illustrations, The illustrations by Sydney Parkinson while at sea with Captain Cook during his Endeavour voyage, 276 finished and… Read more
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THE RAM KHAMHAENG CONTROVERSY : COLLECTED PAPERS

by Chamberlain, James (Editor)

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9789748359175
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$50.00

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Bangkok: The Siam Society, 1991. 565pp, trade paperback, minor rubbing around edges, corner of lower spine bumped, light creas on front cover along spine, complimentary bookplate on front end page, chapter references and notes, illus, photos, map, examples of original writings, collection of sixteen scholarly papers discussing the Inscription, linguistics, art, architecture. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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THE MAN WHO (THOUGHT HE) LOOKED LIKE ROBERT TAYLOR : a Novel

by Santos, Bienvenido N.

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Published
1983
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9789711000974
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$10.00

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New Day Publishers , 1983. 175pp. trade paperback, G+, front cover has a long crease down center and corner tips slightly creased, small scrape on front cover, signed and inscribed on half title page, possibly the author, The Man Who (Thought He) Looked Like Robert Taylor : a novel by Filipino author Bienvenidos N. Santos, . Soft Cover.… Read more
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ISLANDS OF HISTORY

by Sahlins, Marshall

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780226733586
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$10.00

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University of Chicago Press, 1987. 180pp. Softback, VG, used book ink stamped on bottom edge, index, bibliography, footnotes, b&w illustrations, "focuses on synchrony and diachrony in archaeology, as reflected in the early encounters between Captain Cook and the early Polynesians, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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TE KAIHAU/ THE WINDEATER

by Hulme, Keri

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780807611685
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New York : George Braziller, 1987. 240pp. Brown boards with DJ, Collection of short stories bringing the culture and language of New Zealand alive, Very Good. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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"THE FIGHTIN'EST SHIP" : The Story of the Cruiser "Helena"

by Morris, Lieutenant C.G.; Cave, Hugh B.

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Published
1944
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Dodd, Mead, 1944. 192pp. Beige cloth hardback, dark blue lettering on spine and front cover, no DJ, owner name on front endpages, bookplate on front end page, small brown stain on lower page edge near spine, does not affect the pages, map on end pages, B&W photographs, lists of the ships log and the names of its skippers,… Read more
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SEAFARERS OF THE PACIFIC

by Newton, Douglas

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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World Publishing Co., 1964. 127pp. Hardback, DJ has minor tears along edges and small scrape and hole on spine edge, owner name on inside front cover, Major Cultures of the World series, index, b&w illustrations, Seafarers of the Pacific, . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+. Illus. by W.T. Mars .
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CYCLE TOURING IN NEW ZEALAND : Includes Both North and South Islands

by Ringer, Bruce

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780898861822
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$8.00

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The Mountaineers, 1989. 315pp. trade paperback, VG, 1989, index, maps, b&w photos and illustrations, guidebook, Cycle touring in New Zealand, includes both North and South Islands, 14 tours of best cycling routes of both islands, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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JAVA : a Traveller's Anthology

by Rush, James R. (editor)

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Published
1996
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Very Good
ISBN
9789676530820
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$7.00

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Oxford, 1996. 292pp. Softback, EX-LIB, minimal markings, VG, Anthology of writings by travellers to Java in Indonesia, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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AUSTRALIA : 2 Volumes

by Trollope, Anthony

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780870523908
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$13.50

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Hippocrene Books, 1987. 264pp, 224pp., mass market paperbacks, 2 volumes, VG, volume one has minor crease to bottom front cover, paper edges turned light brown, Anthony Trollope's personal account of his travels to Austalia in 1871, . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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MOTU TAPU : Stories of the South Pacific

by Lay, Graeme

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780908597062
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$10.00

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Polynesian Press , 1990. 172pp. trade paperback, VG, Collection of seventeen multi-cultural short stories from the Islands of the South Pacific, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Anahulu: The Anthropology of History in the Kingdom of Hawaii, Volume One Only

by Kirch, Patrick Vinton;Sahlins, Marshall David

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780226733630
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$35.00

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University of Chicago Press, 1992. 243pp. Oversize hardback, DJ flaps glued to inside covers, EX-LIB, minimal markings, library name on upper page edges, discard stamped on rear end page, no other markings, front end page missing, Volume One Only, index, appendices, b&w photos and illustrations, figures and tables, footnotes, "Shows the surprising consequences of Hawaii's encounter with the colonizing… Read more
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