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2 edition of Papua, New Guinea found in the catalog.

Papua, New Guinea

Hank Curth

Papua, New Guinea

a picture-sound book.

by Hank Curth

  • 36 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Jacaranda in [Brisbane] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Papua New Guinea
    • Subjects:
    • Papua New Guinea -- Pictorial works.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU740 .C8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) phonodisc (2 s. 7 in. 33 1/3 rpm) ;
      Number of Pages33
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5772664M
      LC Control Number71536619

      Turtle and the Island: a folktale from Papua New Guinea By Wilson, Barbara KerIf you want to get Turtle and the Island: a folktale from Papua New Guinea pdf eBook copy write by good author Wilson,Barbara Ker, you can download the book copy here. Don Richardson (J – Decem ) was a Canadian Christian missionary, teacher, author and international speaker who worked among the tribal people of Western New Guinea, Indonesia. He argued in his writings that, hidden among tribal cultures, there are usually some practices or understandings, which he calls "redemptive analogies", which can be used to illustrate the Born: J , Canada.

      New Guinea (Tok Pisin: Niugini; Hiri Motu: Niu Gini; Indonesian: Papua, historically, Irian) is a large island separated by the shallow Torres Strait from the rest of the Australian is the world's second-largest island, after Greenland, covering a land area of , km 2 (, sq mi), and the largest island wholly or partly within the Southern Hemisphere and on: Melanesia. The Constitution declares the "underlying law" — that is, the separate common law of Papua New Guinea — to consist of the Constitution, "customary law" derived from the "custom" of the various peoples of Papua New Guinea, and the common law of England as it stood at the date of Papua New Guinea's independence on 16 September

      The Origorúso (Kiwai) or Oriogorúho (Mawata) is a man-beast, an ogre from the folklore of the Kiwai islanders of Papua New Guinea. Its name is derived from the fact that it eats (orúso) its food raw (orío). An origorúso has very short legs, and supports itself on its hands while walking. Capital: Port Moresby Population: 7,, (estimated in ) Currency: Papua New Guinean Kina (PGK) Official Languages: Tok Pisin, Hiri Motu, English Unofficial.


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