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Origin and Migrations of the Polynesian Nation - Their Original Discovery ...
John Dunmore Lang
No preview available - 2009
aborigines ancient Asia Author Aztecks Behring's Straits canoe Cape Horn Captain character Chinese civilization cloth extra coast colony colossal continent of America Copiapo Crown 8vo Demy 8vo dialects discovery doubtless east Easter Island eastward Edition Ellis emigration English Esquimaux evidence feet forefathers Friendly Islands gilt edges Greenland Humboldt hundred Indian Archipelago Indo Indo-American race inhabitants isles land language Lord Kingsborough Malayan Malays Marsden Mexicans Mexico migrations miles monuments Narrative native nesian North America observed opinion Pacific Ocean period Peru Philippine Poly Polynesian language Polynesian nation postdiluvian present prevalence pyramids R. D. Blackmore remarkable resemblance rest of mankind Rose Library Sanscrit settlement similar Small post 8vo Society Islands South Sea Islands Southern Pacific stones supposed taboo Tahiti Tahitian temple teocallis theory thousand tion Tonga tract of ocean traveller tribes vessel volume voyage westerly gale westerly wind westward Woodcuts words Zealand Zuniga
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