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Author Govor, Elena.

Title Twelve days at Nuku Hiva [electronic resource] : Russian encounters and mutiny in the South Pacific / Elena Govor.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, c2010.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 301 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. From Russia to Nuku Hiva -- pt. 2. Nuku Hiva -- Day 1: Encounter : 25 April (7 May) 1804 -- Day 2: Discovery : 26 April (8 May) 1804 -- Day 3: Immersion : 27 April (9 May) 1804 -- Day 4: Tattooing : 28 April (10 May) 1804 -- Day 5: Heresy : 29 April (11 May) 1804 -- Day 6: Tension : 30 April (12 May) 1804 -- Day 7: Temptations : 1/13 May 1804 -- Day 8: Catharsis : 2/14 May 1804 -- Day 9: Dislocation : 3/15 May 1804 -- Days 10-12: Parting : 4/16-6/18 May 1804 -- pt. 3. From Nuku Hiva to Russia -- Epilogue: Nuku Hiva revisited.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Russia. Voenny flot -- History -- 19th century.
Acculturation -- French Polynesia -- Nuka Hiva -- History -- 19th century.
Marquesans -- French Polynesia -- Nuka Hiva -- History -- 19th century.
Russians -- French Polynesia -- Nuka Hiva -- History -- 19th century.
Mutiny -- French Polynesia -- Nuka Hiva -- History -- 19th century.
Nuka Hiva (French Polynesia) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 19th century.
Nuka Hiva (French Polynesia) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Nuka Hiva (French Polynesia) -- Discovery and exploration -- Russian.
Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia) -- Discovery and exploration -- Russian.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title 12 days at Nuku Hiva
ISBN 9780824833688 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0824833686 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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