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Islanders and their outside world

Islanders and their outside world

a report of the cultural anthropologiogical research in the Caroline Islands of Micronesia in 1980-1981

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Published by Committee for Micronesian Research, St. Paul"s (Rikkyo) University in Tokyo, Japan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caroline Islands,
  • Caroline Islands.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Caroline Islands.,
    • Caroline Islands -- Social life and customs.,
    • Caroline Islands -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMachiko Aoyagi (ed.).
      ContributionsAoyagi, Machiko, 1930-, Rikkyō Daigaku. Committee for Micronesian Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN671.C3 I85 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination216 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3222493M
      LC Control Number83132774

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