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Pirating the Pacific

images of travel, trade & tourism

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Published by Powerhouse Pub. in Haymarket, NSW, Australia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oceania
    • Subjects:
    • Powerhouse Museum -- Exhibitions.,
    • Pacific Islanders -- Exhibitions.,
    • Pacific Islanders -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.,
    • Advertising -- Tourism.,
    • Tourism -- Oceania -- History -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Ann Stephen.
      ContributionsStephen, Ann., Powerhouse Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN662 .P57 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1139417M
      ISBN 101863170421
      LC Control Number94108030
      OCLC/WorldCa31887672


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