A story of cultures in collision. The reality of the colonisation of Tahiti and Hawaii by western powers is a shameful catalogue of misunderstanding and betrayal. In a final irony, western society now embraces many of the qualities held by the 'noble savages'.
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(235mm x 159mm x 8mm)
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
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Author Biography - Trevor Lummis
Trevor Lummis is the author of a number of books on maritime and social history, most notably Life and Death in Eden: Pitcairn Island and the Bounty Mutineers. He lives in the South of France.