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Trading nature : Tahitians, Europeans, and ecological exchange / Jennifer Newell
Bib ID 4772117
Format BookBook
Author
Newell, Jennifer
 
Description Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, c2010 
xiii, 296 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780824832810
0824832817
Full contents
  • No country more capable : the provisioning trade in Tahiti
  • Conceptual landscapes
  • Getting Captain Cook's goat and other tales of ecological introduction
  • Chiefly cattle
  • Breadfruit connections
  • Pigs, muskets, and a new order.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Animal introduction -- French Polynesia -- Tahiti (Island) -- History.  |  Plant introduction -- French Polynesia -- Tahiti (Island) -- History.  |  Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island) -- Commerce -- Europe -- History.  |  Europe -- Commerce -- French Polynesia -- Tahiti (Island) -- History.
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Tahitians, Europeans, and ecological exchange.

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