White crescent beaches fringe deep blue lagoons, rich in seafood. Seasonal tropical weather, minimal land, and oceanic distances have influenced the evolution over several thousand years of a distinctive people - Marshall Islanders - and their culture.They have hosted beachcombers, castaways, explorers, planters, sailors, traders, and whalers, who have added to the present character of the country. Written by Marshall Islanders, this volume presents some people's experiences, explanations,and expressions of life in their own country.
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Book Description Institute of Pacific Studies, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P119820203643