Shirley Baker and the King of Tonga

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University of Hawaii Press, Jun 1, 1996 - History - 200 pages
Of all the Pacific nations only Tonga has retained a complete and lasting political independence. Find out how the shrewd, determined King of Tonga, Tupou I, teamed up with Wesleyan missionary and opportunist Shirley Baker to bring this about.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER I
9
CHAPTER II
23
CHAPTER III
39
CHAPTER V
67
CHAPTER VI
85
The Kings First Minister
125
CHAPTER VIII
143
CHAPTER IX
164
The High Commissioners Coup dÉtat
201
CHAPTER XII
220
Epilogue
227
Postscript
230
Notes
248
Bibliography
262
Index
274
Copyright

CHAPTER X
181

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