Polynesian navigation : a symposium on Andrew Sharp's theory of accidental voyag...

Name/Title

Polynesian navigation : a symposium on Andrew Sharp's theory of accidental voyages

Maker

Golson, J. (Jack)

Maker Role

Editor

About this object

Contents: The settlement of Oceania : an examination of the Accidental voyage theory / G.S. Parsonson.--Primitive navigation in the Pacific - I / G. H. Heyen.--Primitive navigation in the Pacific - II / Brett Hilder.--Sailing characteristics of oceanic canoes / Charles Bechtol.--The geographical knowledge of the Polynesians and the nature of inter-island contact / G. M. Dening.--Geographical knowledge of the Tahitians : table I.--A table of accidental and deliberate voyages : table II.--Polynesia : distance tables / compiled by G. Heyen. Bibliography: p. 155-164. Supplement to the Journal of the Polynesian Society.

Date Made

1963

Publisher

Polynesian Society

Publication Place

Wellington

Subject and Association Keywords

Navigation, Prehistoric -- Polynesia

Subject and Association Keywords

Polynesia -- Discovery and exploration

Subject and Association Keywords

Canoes and canoeing -- Polynesia

Subject and Association Keywords

Whakatere waka hourua

Subject and Association Keywords

Waka hourua

Subject and Association Keywords

Papa whenua

Named Collection

Thomas & Bridget Gallagher Library

Object Type

Book

Object number

2014.5.0868

Spine Label

572.993 GOL

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