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Headhunting in the Solomon Islands

Around the Coral Sea

by Caroline Mythinger

  • 31 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel writing,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Australia & Oceania - South Pacific,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Special Interest - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8465191M
    ISBN 101417991305
    ISBN 109781417991303
    OCLC/WorldCa663403862

    East Rennell is the southern portion of Rennell Island in the Solomon Islands which is designated a UNESCO World Heritage l is the largest raised coral atoll in the world and the area in East Rennell surrounding Lake Tegano contains many endemic species.. In , the World Heritage Committee added East Rennell to the List of World Heritage in Danger Coordinates: 11°41′S °20′E / °S . Headhunting in the Solomon Islands - Caroline Mytinger Hardback Book Lowell Vintage Travel Adventure Around The Coral Sea Illustrated plattermatter2 5 .


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Headhunting in the Solomon Islands: Around the Coral Sea Paperback – June 1, by Caroline Mytinger (Author)/5(9). Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Hardcover – January 1, by Caroline Mytinger (Author)/5(9). Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Hardcover – by Caroline Mytinger (Author) out of 5 stars 9 ratings/5(9).

Headhunting In The Solomon Islands Around The Coral Sea. Interesting account of travels of two young women. The author managed to keep her head but recorded the life of the people with her paintings and sketches.

Its become a minor travel classic.4/5. Head-hunting in the Solomon Islands (Old English) Hardcover – January 1, by Caroline MYTINGER (Author)Author: Caroline MYTINGER. : Headhunting in the Solomon Islands: Around the Coral Sea () by Mytinger, Caroline and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(53).

Headhunting in the Solomon Islands is an incredibly rich sensory experience; you can practically feel the tropical sweat dripping off these pages; smells and tastes and colors spring out of Mytinger's prose: "All up and down the lagoon was a labyrinth of little coral-made islands Cited by: 1. Headhunting in the Solomon Islands [electronic resource]: around the Coral Sea by Mytinger, Caroline; ebrary, IncPages: Headhunting - Concept - Solomon Islands Encyclopaedia,NAME is a biographical, bibliographical and archival database of SUBJECT with links to related articles and images.

ADD MORE DESCRIPTION AS REQUIRED. Caroline’s first book, Headhunting in the Solomon Islands around the Coral Sea, was published in and would have been interesting to Americans for a number of reasons. Aside from the novelty of the topic – two young women on an adventure in the South Seas in the s – World War II was raging, and as this book review points out.

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Headhunting in the Solomon islands around the Coral sea by Mytinger, Caroline and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Headhunting Solomon Islands Around Coral Sea - AbeBooks. Headhunting was, in essence, a tool of political coercion, but it was enmeshed with a complex view of the universe and its spiritual dominance over human life and actions.

Headhunting expeditions were never undertaken before the ritual specialists (hiama) had consulted and received approval from the spiritual world.

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Recommended by 4. The Thin Red Line by James Jones (11 books) Choiseul (1 book). The White Headhunter by Nigel Randell is a fascinating treatise on the tale of two men who were not only captured by headhunters in the South Pacific but lived to tell about it.

These headhunters were not known for their hospitality, yet these men managed not only to acclimate into their new life quite well but rose to positions of prominence /5.

Book: Headhunting In The Solomon Islands Author: Caroline Mytinger Pages: Book takes place in the country: YES Author is from the country: NO (but she lived there for a few years) I have visited: NO.

This is my 41st read for the year. They were the "black" headhunting cannibals, called Melanesians, who inhabit the islands bordering the Coral Sea northeast of Australia. Their territory begins on the mainland of New Guinea in the north and extends through the Solomon Islands clear to New Caledonia in the.

The first European visitor of the islands was the aforementioned Alvaro de Mendaña who came from Peru. Before the European approach, the people of Solomon Islands had scandalous habits of cannibalism and headhunting. The capital of the Solomon Islands, Honiara, is located on the island of Guadalcanal, which is the title the Americans are aware of.

Kenneth George wrote about annual headhunting rituals that he observed among the Mappurondo religious minority, an upland tribe in the southwest part of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. Heads are not taken; instead, surrogate heads in the form of coconuts are used in a ritual ceremony.

book itself in very good condition, no internal markings, artwork throughout, memoir of mytinger's exploration trip. EXCELLENT DETAIL AND DESCRIPTION. Solomon Islands is a sovereign country consisting of a large number of islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28, square Book Edition: 1st Edition.

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John (Jack) Renton, also known as "The White Headhunter", was a Scottish seaman from Orkney who was shipwrecked in and landed at Maana'oba (Manaoba), a small island on the northern tip of Malaita Island in the Solomon became a slave of a bigman named Kabbou for 8 years, in which he learnt the Lau language, participated in the island's culture, and became a headhunter.

Caroline Mytinger is the author of Headhunting In The Solomon Islands Around The Coral Sea ( avg rating, 53 ratings, 8 reviews, published ), New /5. Caroline Mytinger, an artist and amateur anthropologist, set off in the late ’s with her friend Margaret Warner on an expedition to paint indigenous people in the Solomon Islands.

She wanted to record the different types of people before the “civilizing” process and intermarriage made it impossible to distinguish pure island races. Headhunting in the Solomon islands. [Caroline Mytinger] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

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Solomon Islands is a sovereign state consisting of six major islands and over smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28, square kilometres (11, sq mi).The country has a population ofand its capital, Honiara, is located on the island of country takes its name from the Solomon Calling code: +   18 Seeing Skull Island and the history of Headhunting in the Solomon Islands I spent two weeks exploring the Solomon Islands i.

Headhunting in the Solomon Islands is an incredibly rich sensory experience; you can practically feel the tropical sweat dripping off these pages; smells and tastes and colors spring out of Mytinger's prose: "All up and down the lagoon was a labyrinth of little coral-made islands and waterways that had a varying depth and a snow-white coral.

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At the time of first European encounter, the peoples of Melanesia exhibited some of the greatest diversity in language, sociopolitical organization and. Seven Wonders of Solomon Islands 1) World Heritage Listing 2) Panpipe music 3) People First Network 4) Rare Art and Crafts 5) Kennedy Island 6) Football 7) Head-Hunting Shrines (Solomon Islands was notoriously known for its head-hunting marauding tribes with those in Western Province the most feared.

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