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Ethnology of Easter Island

Alfred MeМЃtraux

Ethnology of Easter Island

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Published by The Museum in Honolulu .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- Easter Island.,
  • Rapanui language -- Texts.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreTexts.
    SeriesBernice P. Bishop Museum bulletin -- 160., HRAF -- 1.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvii, 432 p.
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16817244M

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Ethnology of Easter Island Volume of Bernice P. Bishop Museum bulletin Bishop Museum Press reprints Volume of Bulletin, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum: Author: Alfred Métraux: Publisher: The Museum, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: ISBN:Length: pages: Export.

out of 5 stars The One Indispensable Book on Easter Island. Reviewed in the United States on September 8, This page paperback, a reprint of the original, is printed in a font size which makes it the equivalent of pages of today's more common offerings.

Almost 60 years later it remains the unsurpassedCited by: Ethnology of Easter Island by Alfred Me traux,The Museum edition, in English When you buy books using these links the Internet Archive may earn a small commission.

Benefits of donating. When you donate a physical book to the Internet Archive, your book will enjoy. Other articles where Ethnology of Easter Island is discussed: Alfred Métraux: In two works, Ethnology of Easter Island () and LÎle de Pâques (; Easter Island), he argued that Easter Islands indigenous population is Polynesian, both culturally and physically, and that the islands well-known monolithic sculptures are native creations rather than Asian or American Indian ones.

Book Info. Cranial Ethnology of Easter Island book Postcranial Skeletal Remains from Easter Island. Book Description: An archaeological expedition to Easter Island and the East Pacific was organized and financed by Thor Heyerdahl, the Norwegian anthropologist of Kon-Tiki fame, in Although Professor Murrill was not a member of the expedition, he was asked to.

Ethnology of Easter Island by Alfred Métraux,The Museum edition, Microform in English. Belmonte JA, Edwards E () Astronomy and landscape in Easter Island: new hints at the light of the ethnographical sources. In: Pásztor E (ed) Archaeoastronomy in archaeology and ethnology.

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No eBook available Ethnology of Easter Island, Issues Alfred Métraux. The Museum, - Easter Island. THE VOYAGE TO EASTER ISLAND: CHAPTER I: PAGE; THE START: 3 Why we went to Easter Island The Building and Equipping of the Yacht The Start from Southampton Dartmouth Falmouth.

CHAPTER II: THE VOYAGE TO SOUTH AMERICA: 14 A Gale at Sea Madeira Canary Islands Cape Verde Islands Across the Atlantic. CHAPTER III. Bishop Museum: Honolulu, Paperback.

Reprint of the original edition. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin pages. Seven plates at rear, 56 text figures. Tall octavo, color illustrated wraps. Some light soiling to rear, binding tight. Previous owner's name printed in ink on bottom Ethnology of Easter Island book, otherwise clean and bright copy.

Very Good. A survey of the Easter Island landscape has resulted in the recognition of numerous lithic mulched household gardens and fields. It is proposed that lithic mulching was a technological innovation introduced to enhance the moisture retention capacity of the excessively drained island soils, and was an innovation incorporated into élite managed field systems which arose in the early 15th.

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This article was originally published at The Conversation and has been republished under Creative Commons.

F ew places on Earth are as well-known for their so-called mysteries as Easter Island, also known as Rapa Nui. For a tiny island of 64 square miles, with its nearest neighbors some 1, miles away, it has seen more than its fair share of controversy.

Disponible ahora en - Softcover - Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu - - Condición del libro: Good - Reprint. - Quarto. VII, [1],[8]pp. Original illustrated wrappers. This anthropological monograph is the result of field work carried out by the author as a member of the Franco-Belgian Expedition to Easter Island ().

Easter Island is a Chilean island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. Easter Island is famous for its extant monumental statues, called moai, created by the early Rapa Nui people.

InUNESCO named Easter Island a World Heritage Site, with much of the island protected within Rapa Nui National Park. Notes on the Archeology and Ethnology of Easter Island Volume 23 [LEATHER BOUND]: Walter Hough: Books - or: Walter Hough.

A Good Life: Human Rights and Encounters With Modernity (), by Mary Edmunds (multiple formats with commentary at ANU E Press) The Native Tribes of Central Australia (London: Macmillan and Co. ), by Baldwin Spencer and F.

Gillen (illustrated HTML at ) Filed under: Ethnology -- Authorship. Antique Prints Ethnology Antique Print of a Man of Easter Island by Cook ().

First paramount chief. The legendary first paramount chief of Easter Island is said to have been Hotu Matua, who supposedly arrived around to AD. Legend insists that this man was the chief of a tribe that lived on Marae Renga.

The Marae Renga is said to have existed in a place known as the "Hiva region". Some books suggest that the Hiva region was an area in the Marquesas Islands. Books | Web Sites. Books For Teachers. Among Stone Giants: The Life of Katherine Routledge and Her Remarkable Expedition to Easter Island by Jo Anne Van Tilburg.

(Scribner, ) This biography of the extraordinary Routledge, who helped lead an expedition to Easter Island inhighlights her work and her life, marked by great success but also by mental illness. Ethnology of Easter Island: : Alfred Métraux: Fremdsprachige Bücher Select Your Cookie Preferences We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads, including interest-based ads.

John Linton Palmer was a ships surgeon on two Royal Navy ships visiting Easter Island in the 19th century. The first brief visit took place in on the HMS Portland and the second, much more important one in on the HMS Topaze. From the second. Find many great new used options and get the best deals for Bulletin Ser.

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Horley, P, Lee, G () Easter Islands Birdman stones in the collection of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Rapa Nui Journal 26(1): 5. Find Ethnology Of Easter Island by Alfred Metraux at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.

Easter Island (Rapa Nui: Rapa Nui; Spanish: Isla de Pascua) is an island and special territory of Chile in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle in island is most famous for its nearly 1, extant monumental statues, called moai, which were created by the early Rapa NuiUNESCO named Easter Island a World Heritage.

A dedicated anthropologist and humanitarian, he brought the brilliance of South American Indian cultures to light, solved the mysteries of Easter Island, taught the world about Voodoo, and defined the United Nations' stand against racism.

His books include Voodoo, The History of the Incas and Easter Island. Alfred Métraux took his own life by. Easter Island (or Rapa Nui) has long captivated travellers and explorers since it was first encountered by European voyagers in The islands colossal stone carvings (moai) have been the primary attraction, yet these have overshadowed the broader culture of the Rapanui people.

This significant edited collection brings together thirteen. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Rapa Nui Easter Island Book Review: Easter Island (or Rapa Nui) has long captivated travellers and explorers since it was first encountered by European voyagers in The islands colossal stone carvings (moai) have been the primary attraction, yet these have overshadowed the.

Thomson, William J. Te Pito te Henua, or Easter Island. Report of the United States National Museum for the Year Ending J Annual Reports of the Smithsonian Institution for in Google Books; van Tilburg, Jo Anne. Easter Island: Archaeology, Ecology and Culture. Washington, D.

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Kwakiutl waiting for the feast. Fort Rupert, British Columbia, Photograph by Franz ve No:AMNH Library. The Division of Anthropology was established at the AMNH inonly four years after the founding of the museum.

During its first 17 years, the department was concerned. Summary: Paleocological Research on Easter Island: Insights on Settlement, Climate Changes, Deforestation and Cultural Shifts examines the areas climatic and ecological history, a topic not usually addressed in other literature.

The book provides a thorough and synthetic account of all paleoecological works developed to date, including the latest discoveries. Book excursion National Museum of Ethnology (Netherlands) Párala, Thierry, si puedes hacer algo que no sea etnología, hazlo.

Stop it Thierry, if you could do something else than ethnology, you'd do it. Author: Jennifer Vanderbes Publisher: Dial Press ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Docs View: Get Books In this extraordinary fiction debut-rich with love and betrayal, history and intellectual passion-two remarkable narratives converge on Easter Island, one of the most remote places in the world.

Aesthetics--Social aspects. ,Ethnology. ,Visual anthropology. Easter Island, Earth Island The Enigmas of Rapa Nui Bahn, Paul G.

-Flenley, John TRAVEL South America Chile Easter Island F Prehistoric peoples--Easter Island. ,Sculpture, Prehistoric--Easter Island. 8 What Is. is a platform for academics to share research papers.Easter Island, isolated deep in the South Pacific and now a World Heritage Site, was home to a fascinating prehistoric culture—one that produced massive stone effigies (the moai) and the birdman cult—and yet much of the island’s past remains shrouded in mystery.Easter Island book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This brief look into the history of Easter Island was originally written as 3/5(1).