The Maldives

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Passport Books, 1992 - Travel - 168 pages
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One of the oldest and smallest states in the world, the Maldives, boasts incredibly beautiful tropical scenery. The author covers every aspect of traveling in this idyllic retreat. Special essays examine witch doctors, cowrie shell currency, and the greenhouse effect, as well as cultural topics of faith, fishing, tribal fashion, and more.

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Travel writer Kirsten Ellis, who grew up in Auckland, brings both the perspective of a world traveler and the insight of a native to this detailed guide.

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