Australia and the Islands of the Pacific: Myths and Wonders of the Southern Seas

By: Moretti, Marco; Galliani, Anna [Illustrator]; Davenport, Neil Frazer [Translator];

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The entire Oceanic region is covered in this vibrantly photographed record of the stunning landscapes and tribal customs in the South Pacific from Australia to Easter Island. Vintage maps, photos and paintings combine with modern aerial shots and intimate portraits of tribal leaders for a tantalizing look and a tempting reason to call your travel agent.

Title: Australia and the Islands of the Pacific: Myths and Wonders of the Southern Seas

Author Name: Moretti, Marco; Galliani, Anna [Illustrator]; Davenport, Neil Frazer [Translator];

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: Travel & Exploration,

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Chartwell Books: 2000

ISBN Number: 078581289X

ISBN Number 13: 9780785812890

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 036382

Description: Absolutely breathtaking. Lose yourself in the many beautiful sights of the islands and landscapes. Visit atolls sheltering brilliant blue lagoons, volcanic islands covered with steaming jungles, strips of white sand nestled between banks of coral. Investigate the Maori culture from Hawaii to Tahiti by way of Easter Island, Tonga, Samoa, the Cook Islands and New Zealand, and take the in the myth of Polynesia celebrated by some of the world's most famous writers. Vintage maps, photos, paintings combined with modern aerial shots and intimate portraits of tribal leaders provide a tantalizing look and a tempting reason to call your travel agent. Folio. Navy cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Color illustrations. 224pp. Full refund if not satisfied.