Shields of Melanesia

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Harry Beran, Barry Craig
University of Hawai'i Press, 2005 - History - 287 pages
This comprehensive compilation of Melanesian war shields illustrates more than one hundred types from all culture areas that used such objects. Barry Craig is curator of foreign ethnology at the South Australian Museum. Harry Beran, recently retired from the University of Wollongong, has written numerous publications on the art of Papua New Guinea.

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Harry Beran,recently retired from the University of Wollongong,has written numerous publications on the art of Papua New Guinea.

Barry Craig was curator of anthropology at the Papua New Guinea National Museum in 1980-1983. He is currently curator of foreign ethnography at the South Australian Museum in Adelaide.

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