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Paradise Past: The Transformation of the South Pacific, 1520-1920

Paradise Past

The Transformation of the South Pacific, 1520-1920

In the 400 years from Magellan's entrance into Pacific waters to 1920, the lives of the people...

Pitcairn Island, the Bounty Mutineers and Their Descendants: A History

The infamous Bounty mutiny of 1790 culminated in nine mutineers taking up residence on the small...


Armed with razor-sharp teeth and capable of drinking many times its volume of blood, the leech is an...

Columns to Characters

The Presidency and the Press Enter the Digital Age

The relationship between the presidency and the press has transformed—seemingly overnight—from one...

Language Variety in the South Revisited

Top linguists from diverse fields address language varieties in the South.   Language...