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Ten years in south-central Polynesia

being reminiscences of a personal mission to the Friendly Islands and their dependencies

by West, Thomas of Yorkshire

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Published by J. Nisbet in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions -- Tonga,
  • Tonga language (Tonga Islands),
  • Tonga -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    RBSC copy: Maps wanting.

    Statementby Thomas West ; illustrated with a portrait and maps.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 500 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15072220M

    Region 8: Polynesia Unit Polynesia Region 9: Northern America Unit Northern America Region United States of America Unit USA: Midwest Unit USA: Northeast Unit USA: South Unit USA: West. French Polynesia's Marquesas Islands. 13 days/12 nights | From AUD $ Location: Australia, New Zealand & Pacific From Tahiti to the Marquesas, Tuamotu and Society Islands in French Polynesia, this 13 day all-inclusive cruise aboard the "part freighter / part cruise ship" Aranui 5 is a trip for the bucket list! Holidays to French Polynesia promise picture perfect scenery, inviting azure waters and warm Tahitian hospitality. Tahiti itself is the largest of the islands and home to the bustling capital Papeete. Often skipped in favour of the more tranquil outlying islands the island does boast some excellent restaurants, the fascinating Gauguin Museum and the beautiful Papanoo Valley with .


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Thomas, of YorkshirePages: Ten Years In South-Central Polynesia: Being Reminiscences Of A Personal Mission To The Friendly Islands And Their Dependencies: ISBN () Hardcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Ten Years in South-Central Polynesia: Being Reminiscences of a Personal Mission to the Friendly Islands And Their Dependencies West, Rev.

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