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Unearthing the Polynesian past : explorations and adventures of an island archaeologist, Patrick Vinton Kirch

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Unearthing the Polynesian past : explorations and adventures of an island archaeologist
Title
Unearthing the Polynesian past
Title remainder
explorations and adventures of an island archaeologist
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Vinton Kirch
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
HU/DLC
Dewey number
  • 930.1092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN875.P64
LC item number
K57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Unearthing the Polynesian past : explorations and adventures of an island archaeologist, Patrick Vinton Kirch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • "Appendix: Archaeological books and monographs by the author": pages 363-365
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Keiki o ka 'Āina: "Child of the Land" (O'ahu, 1950-1963) -- An apprenticeship in science (1963-1968) -- Moloka'i-Nui-a-Hina (Hālawa Valley, 1969-1970) -- The smallest Polynesian island (Kolombangara and Anuta, 1971) -- Lux et veritas (Yale, 1972-1974) -- Of pigs and pondfields (Futuna and 'Uvea, 1974) -- The isle of sacred coconuts (Niuatoputapu, 1976) -- Matou, Nga Tikopia (Tikopia, 1977) -- The ghost of Sinapupu (Tikopia and Vanikoro, 1978) -- Aloha 'Āina (Hawai'i, 1979-1984) -- The Anahulu Valley (Kawailoa, O'ahu, 1982) -- "Looking for the lion" (Seattle and the Burke Museum, 1984-1988) -- The search for the Lapita homeland (Mussau Islands, 1985) -- The secrets of Talepakemalai (Mussau Islands, 1986-1988) -- Hawaiki, the Polynesian homeland (Manu'a Islands, 1986-1989) -- Fiat lux (Berkeley, California, 1989-) -- The gathering place of men (Mangaia, Cook Islands, 1989-1991) -- Kahikinui, "Great Tahiti" (Kahikinui, Maui, 1995-2000) -- Forbidden peninsula (Kalaupapa, Moloka'i, 2000) -- Belly of the stonefish (Mo'orea, Society Islands, 2000-2010) -- Roots of conflict (Hawai'i and Maui, 2001-2009) -- The sun sets at Ana Tetea (Mangareva Islands, 2001-2014) -- Kekaulike's kingdom (Kaupō, Maui, 2003-2013) -- Reflections
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 379 pages
Isbn
9780824853457
Lccn
2015013590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)907391363
Label
Unearthing the Polynesian past : explorations and adventures of an island archaeologist, Patrick Vinton Kirch
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • "Appendix: Archaeological books and monographs by the author": pages 363-365
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Keiki o ka 'Āina: "Child of the Land" (O'ahu, 1950-1963) -- An apprenticeship in science (1963-1968) -- Moloka'i-Nui-a-Hina (Hālawa Valley, 1969-1970) -- The smallest Polynesian island (Kolombangara and Anuta, 1971) -- Lux et veritas (Yale, 1972-1974) -- Of pigs and pondfields (Futuna and 'Uvea, 1974) -- The isle of sacred coconuts (Niuatoputapu, 1976) -- Matou, Nga Tikopia (Tikopia, 1977) -- The ghost of Sinapupu (Tikopia and Vanikoro, 1978) -- Aloha 'Āina (Hawai'i, 1979-1984) -- The Anahulu Valley (Kawailoa, O'ahu, 1982) -- "Looking for the lion" (Seattle and the Burke Museum, 1984-1988) -- The search for the Lapita homeland (Mussau Islands, 1985) -- The secrets of Talepakemalai (Mussau Islands, 1986-1988) -- Hawaiki, the Polynesian homeland (Manu'a Islands, 1986-1989) -- Fiat lux (Berkeley, California, 1989-) -- The gathering place of men (Mangaia, Cook Islands, 1989-1991) -- Kahikinui, "Great Tahiti" (Kahikinui, Maui, 1995-2000) -- Forbidden peninsula (Kalaupapa, Moloka'i, 2000) -- Belly of the stonefish (Mo'orea, Society Islands, 2000-2010) -- Roots of conflict (Hawai'i and Maui, 2001-2009) -- The sun sets at Ana Tetea (Mangareva Islands, 2001-2014) -- Kekaulike's kingdom (Kaupō, Maui, 2003-2013) -- Reflections
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 379 pages
Isbn
9780824853457
Lccn
2015013590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)907391363

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