Twelve days at Nuku Hiva Russian encounters and mutiny in the South Pacific / Elena Govor

Author(s): Govor, Elena
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Subjects: 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
Russia. Voennyĭ flot--History--19th century
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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
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, c2010
LC Classification: D, DU
Physical Description: xi, 301 p. : ill. ;
Alternate Titles: 12 days at Nuku Hiva
Additional Authors: ebrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 2009028691
ISBN: 9780824833688 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0824833686 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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
OCLC Number: ebr10412302
ISBN/ISSN: 9780824833688
0824833686