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The Resource Pacific Worlds : a History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures

Pacific Worlds : a History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures

Label
Pacific Worlds : a History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures
Title
Pacific Worlds
Title remainder
a History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essential single-volume history of the Pacific region and the global interactions which define it
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matsuda, Matt K
Dewey number
995
Index
index present
LC call number
DU28.3 .M34 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Area
  • HISTORY
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Area
  • History
  • Civilization
  • Pacific Area
  • Pazifischer Raum
  • Pazifischer Raum
  • Stillahavsregionen
  • Stillahavsregionen
Label
Pacific Worlds : a History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: encircling the ocean; 1. Civilization without a center; 2. Trading rings and tidal empires; 3. Straits, sultans and treasure fleets; 4. Conquered colonies and Iberian ambitions; 5. Island encounters and the Spanish lake; 6. Sea changes and spice islands; 7. Samurai, priests and potentates; 8. Pirates and raiders of the eastern seas; 9. Asia, America, and the age of the galleon; 10. Navigators of Polynesia and paradise; 11. Gods and sky piercers; 12. Extremities of the Great Southern Continent; 13. The world that Canton made; 14. Flags, treaties, and gunboats; 15. Migrations, plantations, and the people trade; 16. Imperial destinies on foreign shores; 17. Traditions of engagement and ethnography; 18. War stories from the Pacific theater; 19. Prophets and rebels of decolonization; 20. Critical mass for the earth and ocean; 21. Specters of memory, agents of development; 22. Repairing legacies, claiming histories; Afterword: world heritage
Control code
780425825
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (454 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139034319
Lccn
2011025055
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 40020637381
  • 6825449
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780425825
Label
Pacific Worlds : a History of Seas, Peoples, and Cultures
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: encircling the ocean; 1. Civilization without a center; 2. Trading rings and tidal empires; 3. Straits, sultans and treasure fleets; 4. Conquered colonies and Iberian ambitions; 5. Island encounters and the Spanish lake; 6. Sea changes and spice islands; 7. Samurai, priests and potentates; 8. Pirates and raiders of the eastern seas; 9. Asia, America, and the age of the galleon; 10. Navigators of Polynesia and paradise; 11. Gods and sky piercers; 12. Extremities of the Great Southern Continent; 13. The world that Canton made; 14. Flags, treaties, and gunboats; 15. Migrations, plantations, and the people trade; 16. Imperial destinies on foreign shores; 17. Traditions of engagement and ethnography; 18. War stories from the Pacific theater; 19. Prophets and rebels of decolonization; 20. Critical mass for the earth and ocean; 21. Specters of memory, agents of development; 22. Repairing legacies, claiming histories; Afterword: world heritage
Control code
780425825
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (454 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139034319
Lccn
2011025055
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 40020637381
  • 6825449
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780425825

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