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Omaï le Raromatai revient d'Angleterre : de Plymouth à Huahine / Jacques Raybaud
Bib ID 7010480
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Raybaud, Jacques, author
 
Description [Tahiti] : Mémoire du Pacifique, 2014 
178 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9791092534061
Summary

Jacques Raybaud in his new book recounts the journey of Raromatai Omaï leading the Sous-le-Vent Islands to England and bring him to his island to fulfill his destiny ... The author draws on the writings GR Baston published in 1790 in Rouen. The book includes the full text of Narratives Omaï and its translation into modern French and comments.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (page 178)

In French.

Subjects Omai.  |  Omai.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world.  |  Discoveries in geography.  |  Society Islands (French Polynesia) -- Biography.  |  Society Islands (French Polynesia) -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Pacific Area -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Tasmania -- Discovery and exploration.  |  French Polynesia -- Society Islands.  |  Australian
Form/genre Biography.
Other authors/contributors Baston, Guillaume Andre Rene. Narrations d'Omai, insulaire de la mer du Sud, ami et compagnon de voyage du capitaine Cook

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