Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Shirley Baker and the kingdom of Tonga

Rutherford, Noel

Description

FOR the peoples of the Pacific Islands the nineteenth century was a period of bewildering and demoralising change. The islands had received occasional visits from mariners and explorers before the beginning of the century/ but while these visits excited the cupidity and wonder of the islanders they had little effect on their lives. But from about 1800 expanding Western civilisation forced itself upon the island world, and successive waves of Europeans began rapidly eroding traditional...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 1966
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/116109

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
b10134621_Rutherford_Noel.pdf44.93 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator