Author: Nicholas J. Goetzfridt
Category: Social Science
How have Pacific Islanders voyaged across the vast ocean around them and navigated their small crafts from one distant place to another for thousands of years? This reference guide helps the reader to locate a wealth of research on this complex subject by describing the significant literature on indigenous navigation and voyaging in the Pacific. The bibliography covers journal articles and books written in several languages, including English, German, Japanese, French, Spanish, and Dutch, pointing to materials of recent and early origin. Indexes to authors, geographic areas, and to subjects provide the reader with easy access to the entries.