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Exploration and Exchange: A South Seas Anthology, 1680-1900

Edited By: Jonathan Lamb, Vanessa Smith and Nicholas Thomas

359 pages, Illus, 2 maps

University of Chicago Press

Paperback | Mar 2001 | #113293 | ISBN: 0226468461
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Hardback | Feb 2001 | #113292 | ISBN: 0226468453
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About this book

Discusses some of the most vivid accounts of the cultural exchanges between European explorers and Pacific peoples for the first time, placing the works of well-known figures such as Captain James Cook and Robert Louis Stevenson alongside the writings of lesser-known explorers, missionaries, beachcombers, and literary travelers who roamed the South Seas from the late seventeenth through the late nineteenth centuries.


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