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Myths and traditions of the South sea islands

Donald Alexander Mackenzie

Myths and traditions of the South sea islands

by Donald Alexander Mackenzie

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Published by The Gresham publishing company, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Polynesia.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Polynesia.,
    • Folklore -- Polynesia.

    • Edition Notes

      Maps on lining papers.

      Statementby Donald A. Mackenzie.
      Series[Myth and legend in literature and art]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN670 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 406 p.
      Number of Pages406
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6760692M
      LC Control Number31018584
      OCLC/WorldCa3758957

      Dialogue _____ Our Sea of Islands EPELI HAU‘OFA The Contemporary Pacific, Volume 6, Number 1, Spring , – First published in A New Oceania: Rediscovering Our Sea of Islands, edited by Vijay Naidu, Eric Waddell, and Epeli Hau‘ofa. Suva: School of Social and Economic Development, The University of the South Pacific,   Top 10 islands in children's fiction Islands are magical places and never more so than in children’s books. Gillian Philip picks her favourites from Kirrin to Treasure island.

        Floating Islands Seen at Sea: Myth and Reality. Read Later ; Print. and then look at some of the rare accounts of real floating islands seen at sea. This material provides an interesting case study of a situation in which an apparently mythical object has a corresponding reality, but the great differences between floating islands in myth.   Myths of China and Japan (, 2nd Ed. ) Ancient England (phamplet, ) Myths and Traditions of the South Sea Islands () Migration of Symbols () Footprints Of Early Man () Ancient civilizations from the earliest times to the birth of Christ () Burmese Wonder Tales () Scotland: the ancient kingdom () Some Makers of.

      Pacifica: myth, magic and traditional wisdom from the South Sea Islands. Pymble, N.S.W: Angus & Robertson. MLA Citation. Amadio, Nadine. and Tristram, John Davy. Pacifica: myth, magic and traditional wisdom from the South Sea Islands / Nadine Amadio ; photographs by John Tristram Angus & Robertson Pymble, N.S.W Australian/Harvard Citation. The Wild Atlantic Way is home to some of the most beautiful islands in the world, including some that are only spoken of in folklore and legend. “The most prominent of those is the mythical island of Uí Bhreasaíl,” says Críostóir Mac Cárthaigh, an archivist for the .


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