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Island at the center of the world : new light on Easter Island / translated and edited by William Mulloy ; photographs by George Holton.

New York : Scribner, [1970] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
F 3169 .E3713 Available Request
LIB stacks
F3169 .E371 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks
F3169.E58 I8 E5 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
F3169 .E3713 Request
Lauinger stacks
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Off-Campus Shelving - Request in Woodstock Library
919.618 E35, I7 LIB USE ONLY
Subjects Easter Island.
Description 191 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 27 cm
Copyright Date [1970]
Notes Text originally delivered as a series of lectures by radio to the Arturo Prat Naval Base at Suberanía Bay on the Palmer Peninsula in Antarctica, between April and September of 1965.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-186).
Also issued online.
Contents Traditions, records, and geography -- Where did the Polynesians originate? -- Man comes to Easter Island -- Building a new life -- Religious and social practices -- The inscribed tablets -- The death of Hotu Matuá and the coming of the other immigrants -- The outdoor altars -- The great statues -- The beginning of the end -- Conflicts and cannibalism -- Final tragedy.
Geographic Area Easter Island
Network Numbers (OCoLC)87935
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WorldCat Identities Englert, Sebastián.
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