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Facing The Pacific: Polynesia And The U. S. Imperial Imagination

Facing The Pacific: Polynesia And The U. S. Imperial Imagination

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2007
ISBN
0824830660
ISBN13
9780824830663
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The enduring popularity of Polynesia in western literature, art, and film attests to the pleasures that Pacific islands have, over the centuries, afforded the consuming gaze of the west--connoting solitude, release from cares, and, more recently, self-renewal away from urbanized modern life. Facing ...more

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