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Sea People

The Puzzle of Polynesia

by Christina Thompson

Hardcover, 256 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $29.99 |


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The Puzzle of Polynesia
Christina Thompson

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Explores the origins of the Polynesian people, attempting to answer the questions about who founded and settled these remote Pacific islands in an era before writing or metal tools. 25,000 first printing.