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Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea

Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea

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Published by Melbourne University Press in association with the University of Papua and New Guinea in [Melbourne] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Papua New Guinea -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementgeneral editor, Peter Ryan.
    ContributionsRyan, Peter, 1923-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU 740 E5 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22096683M
    ISBN 100522840256, 0522840256, 0522840256

    Papua New Guinea is an island country located on the Pacific Ocean. It is the east half of New Guinea island, plus some nearby capital city of Papua New Guinea is Port population of Papua New Guinea are mostly the Indigenous peoples of the island.. The island is in both Australasia and Oceania, which are two different terms for the continent Capital and largest city: Port Moresby, 9°30′S .   The European pop. of German New Guinea was esti- mated in at , ac. were cultivated, mostly under coco-nuts, and these are also the chief economic product of the islands. For one year, , exports from the territory were valued at , (copra, ,); imports at ,

    Home Encyclopaedia is the ever-popular and always-in-demand encyclopedia of cookery. It also contains health remedies for all type of common ailments, besides having beauty hints, tips on cleaning of mirrors, glasses, vessels and much more. The Papua New Guinea Bibliography now includes only items published or produced in Papua New Guinea. Frequency is now two issues a year, as a result of this reduced coverage. It is produced by the Bibliographic Services Section of the Technical Services Branch, AACR2 and DDC standards are used.

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Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. [Peter Ryan;] -- This 3 volumes contain a wealth of information and photos to give a strong reference resource for. About this Item: Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, in association with the University of Papua and New Guinea, 2 Volumes.

Orig. hardcover bindings. xv,iv, pp. Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea book. b/w ills. Heavy item, additional shipping costs apply outside the EU.

- Without Volume 3: that has 83 pages and comprises a gazeteer, index, a comprehensive list of contributors and a large fold. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all. Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea: Index Peter Ryan Snippet view - Common terms and phrases. Papua New Guinea has more than 1, different ethnic groups.

Indigenous Papua New Guineans vary considerably in ethnic origins, physical appearance, and spoken languages. The indigenous people are Melanesians. They are usually classified by language group, with Papuans representing the descendants of the original Australoid migration and.

Melbourne: Melbourne University Press in association with the University of Papua and New Guinea, Apart from the Dewey labels on the spine,there are the usual library identification stamps, but these are limited to the title page and back paste downs.

Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. Selections. Anthropology in Papua New Guinea: readings from the Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. Carlton, Vic., Melbourne University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. Publication date Topics Papua New Guinea -- Encyclopedias Publisher Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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RYAN. ISBN: Released on: Decem Papua New Guinea - Papua New Guinea - Resources and power: From onward, major mineral discoveries transformed the economy of Papua New Guinea from one dependent on tropical crops to one based on minerals for most of its exports. Large deposits of gold or of gold and copper led to major developments at Panguna on Bougainville, at Ok Tedi in the Star.

Papua, propinsi (or provinsi; province) of Indonesia, spanning roughly the eastern three-fourths of the western half of the island of New Guinea as well as a number of offshore islands—notably, Sorenarwa (Yapen), Yos Sudarso (Dolak), and the Schouten Islands.

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Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. [Edited by] Peter Ryan Melbourne University Press in association with the University of Papua and New Guinea Carlton, Vic Australian/Harvard Citation.

Ryan, Peter. Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. All books set in Papua New Guinea on Mappit's literary map. We found books set in Papua New Guinea. Books shelved as papua-new-guinea: Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones, Euphoria by Lily King, Lost in Shangri-la: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Mos.

Etymology. The word papua is derived from an old local term of uncertain origin. " New Guinea" (Nueva Guinea) was the name coined by the Spanish explorer Yñigo Ortiz dehe noted the resemblance of the people to those he had earlier seen along the Guinea coast of Africa.

Guinea, in its turn, is etymologically derived from the Portuguese word l and largest city: Port Moresby. Author Ryan, Peter, Subjects Papua New Guinea - Encyclopedias.; Papua New Guinea - Dictionaries and encyclopedias.; Papua New Guinea.

Summary This 3 volumes contain a wealth of information and photos to give a strong reference resource for Papua and New Guinea. Telefomin is a station town on the border of Sandaun and Western Provinces in Papua New town started during the Second World War after Mick Leahy was assigned to engineer an air-strip in for the United States for use against the Imperial Japanese Army forces based in New Guinea.

The Sepik River runs west-east south of the town. The Baptist Climate: Af. Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea by Peter (editor) Ryan. Melbourne University Press in association with the University of Papua and New Guinea, Hardcover.

Good. Because I do social mapping, there is a collection of anthropological and historical volumes and a bunch of reference books like the excellent Encyclopaedia of Papua New Guinea. Then comes all the stuff written by kiaps, the odd doctor and, surprisingly, only a few teachers.

The British Territory of Papua has an area of ab sq. m. and a population estimated atof whom about are Europeans. The Protectorate, as declared inwith its seat of government at Port Moresby, was subsidized by the three Australian colonies of Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria, and lasted, under the administration of two .New Guinea is the world's second-largest island, after Greenland, covering a land area ofkm2, and the largest wholly or partly within the southern hemisphere.

The island is divided among two countries: Papua New Guinea to the east, and Indonesia to the west.Corporate entry: United Church of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands Functions Religion Details.

In mid, the United Church was created out of the Papua Ekelesia, formerly the London Missionary Society in Papua New Guinea, and from Methodist districts of the New Guinea Highlands, New Guinea and the Territory of Papua, and the Solomon Islands.