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Memories of War
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Suzanne Falgout, Lin Poyer, Laurence Marshall Carucci
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Micronesians often liken the Pacific War to a typhoon, one that swept away their former lives and brought dramatic changes to their understandings of the world and their places in it. Whether they spent the war in bomb shelters, in sweet potato fields under the guns of Japanese soldiers, or
The Federated States of Micronesia’s Engagement with the Outside World
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Gonzaga Puas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-28 - Publisher: ANU Press

This study addresses the neglected history of the people of the Federated States of Micronesia’s (FSM) engagement with the outside world. Situated in the northwest Pacific, FSM’s strategic location has led to four colonial rulers. Histories of FSM to date have been largely written by sympathetic outsiders. Indigenous perspectives of
The Congress of Micronesia
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Norman Meller
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-30 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

In the western Pacific Ocean north of the equator, the far-flung islands of Micronesia extend across an area as large as that of the United States. Most of this area is administered by the United States as a trusteeship granted by the United Nations after World War II. Having been
Dolphin in the Waters of Micronesia Journal
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Ocean Lovers Journal, Pen2 Paper
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-18 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

Journals are great for writing down ideas, taking notes, writing about travels and adventures, describing good and bad times. Writing down your thoughts and ideas is a great way to relieve stress. Journals are good for the soul!
Heritage and Memory of War
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Gilly Carr, Keir Reeves
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Every large nation in the world was directly or indirectly affected by the impact of war during the course of the twentieth century, and while the historical narratives of war of these nations are well known, far less is understood about how small islands coped. These islands – often not