Tides of History
The Pacific Islands in the Twentieth CenturyBook - 1994
A critical analysis of the nature of the social, political, economic and cultural experiences of the Pacific Island peoples in colonial and contemporary times, divided into three parts: an examination of the islands under colonial rule until the beginning of WWII; an account of the processes of decolonization up to the present; and a thematic look at a range of postcolonial issues from nuclear politics to cultural identity. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c1994
Branch Call Number: 995 TID
Characteristics: xviii, 475 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm