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History and General Views of the Sandwich Islands' Mission

By: Dibble, Sheldon, 1809-1845

... /^^S^o HISTORY AND GENERAL VIEWS OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS' MISSION BY PEV. SEFLDON DIBBLE, A mOSIUNARY AT TUOSK IS... ... /^^S^o HISTORY AND GENERAL VIEWS OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS' MISSION BY PEV. SEFLDON DIBBLE, A mOSIUNARY AT TUOSK ISI^ANDS TO... ...s little volume has come into being. Af- ter the residence of 7 years at the Sandwich Islands, I was induced, by heavy domestic afflictions, nnd the f... ...volume has come into being. Af- ter the residence of 7 years at the Sandwich Islands, I was induced, by heavy domestic afflictions, nnd the failureofm... ... At the various cities of the Souili I found a desire to hear respecting the Sandwich Is- lands' mission. 1 tiierefore lectured, in some places more, ... ...heartfelt gratitude. It is my present expectation to sail for the Sand- wich Islands the ensuing autumn. If my limited time and imperfect heath shall ... ...- - 13 Object aimed at. Obscurity of the early history. Orujinopthe Hawaiian Islands —of the people. Manner of spreading from islard to island. Instan... ...mmense labor and respon- Bitiiliiy. Interesting scenes. The duty of praise. SANDWICH ISLANDS CHAPTER I. EARLY HISTORY. Object aimed at. In entering u... ...I. EARLY HISTORY. Object aimed at. In entering upon a brief narrative of the Sandwich Islands' Mission, we may appro- priately call to mind the expres...

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Sandwich Islands

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History of the Sandwich Islands Mission

By: Anderson, Rufus, 1796-1880

...oarti of FOB FOREIGN MISSIONS K&MIEIBLAJHIEIBIA OH, KING OF T?IE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS. HISTORY SANDWICH ISLANDS MISSION, BY RUFUS ANDERSON, D. D., L... ...GN MISSIONS K&MIEIBLAJHIEIBIA OH, KING OF T?IE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS. HISTORY SANDWICH ISLANDS MISSION, BY RUFUS ANDERSON, D. D., LL. D. LATE FOREIGN... ...inties of life, yielded to what seemed to him the prior claims upon him of the Sandwich Islands Mission, and came to the resolution to make it his fir... ... life, yielded to what seemed to him the prior claims upon him of the Sandwich Islands Mission, and came to the resolution to make it his first duty t... ...y remarkable. Whilewe see more of the foreign element in the government of the Islands, than we could desire, we are permitted to recognize PREFACE. ... ...ntire period of its existence. There is no published history of the Sand- wich Islands Mission subsequent to the year 1845, twenty-five years ago. The... ...of more than six hun- dred pages. The Rev. Sheldon Dibble's " His- tory of the Sandwich Islands," published at the Islands in 1843, a duodecimo volume... ...ages, is an excellent authority. Mr. James Jackson Jarves's " His- tory of the Sandwich Islands," 1843 (Hono- lulu, 1847), is the best of all the hist... ...l it is needful now to say concerning the wonderful work of God's grace at the Sandwich Islands. The " Memorial Vol- ume," prepared ten years ago, but...

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2011 South Sandwich Islands earthquake

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... Tsunami No The 2011 South Sandwich Islands earthquake was a magnitude Mw 6.2 ... ...ami No The 2011 South Sandwich Islands earthquake was a magnitude Mw 6.2 earthquak... ...gnitude Mw 6.2 earthquake that had its epicentered at about 105 km from Visokoi Island, South Sandwich Islands. The United States Geological Surv... ...w 6.2 earthquake that had its epicentered at about 105 km from Visokoi Island, South Sandwich Islands. The United States Geological Survey report... ...rthquake occurred inland at 7.54 am local time (20.54 AEDT) on 11 December 2011 in region of South Sandwich Islands. The earthquake was epicentered at... ...occurred inland at 7.54 am local time (20.54 AEDT) on 11 December 2011 in region of South Sandwich Islands. The earthquake was epicentered at about 10... ...uake was epicentered at about 104 kilometers northwest of remote Visokoi Island, part of the South Sandwich Islands chain, and some 1,984 km east... ...epicentered at about 104 kilometers northwest of remote Visokoi Island, part of the South Sandwich Islands chain, and some 1,984 km east of the F... ...] References ^ "Magnitude 6.2 - SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION". 11 December 2011. United ...

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History of the Mission of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions to the Sandwich Islands

By: Vinton, John Adams, 1801-1877
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Cook Island, South Sandwich Islands

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The past and present of the Sandwich islands; being a series of lectures, to the First Congregational church, San Francisco

By: Hunt, T. Dwight (Timothy Dwight), 1821-1895
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Mount Andromeda (South Sandwich Islands)

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...e twin ice domes, this one marking the summit of Candlemas Island, South Sandwich Islands . It was named by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Name... ...e domes, this one marking the summit of Candlemas Island, South Sandwich Islands . It was named by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committ...

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The past and present of the Sandwich islands; being a series of lectures, to the First Congregational church, San Francisco

By: Hunt, T. Dwight (Timothy Dwight), 1821-1895
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Saunders Island, South Sandwich Islands

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The Past and Present of the Sandwich Islands; Being a Series of Lectures, To the First Congregational Church, San Francisco

By: Hunt, T. Dwight (Timothy Dwight), 1821-1895

Sandwich Islands Mission

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Prefecture Apostolic of the Sandwich Islands

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...The Prefecture Apostolic of the Sandwich Islands or the Sandwich Isles Mission , was an ecclesiastical ... ...The Prefecture Apostolic of the Sandwich Islands or the Sandwich Isles Mission , was an ecclesiastical territory... ...c Church created by Pope Leo XII on November 27, 1825, encompassing the Sandwich Islands (now the state of Hawai‘i ) and entrusted to the care of ... ... created by Pope Leo XII on November 27, 1825, encompassing the Sandwich Islands (now the state of Hawai‘i ) and entrusted to the care of the Cong...

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Plants Collected in the Sandwich Islands By Thomas Nuttall. Hawaiian Plant Studies 85.

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Flora of the South Sandwich Islands

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... This is a list of the flora of the South Sandwich Islands, a group of islands in the subantarctic Atla... ... This is a list of the flora of the South Sandwich Islands, a group of islands in the subantarctic Atlantic Ocea... ...ic Atlantic Ocean, part of the British overseas territory of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. The list contains flora in the strict sense... ...ic Ocean, part of the British overseas territory of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. The list contains flora in the strict sense; that is... ..., and 11 liverworts. Unusually, not a single species is known to have naturalised on the islands; all are presumed native. The isl... ...eferences Convey, P. et al. (2000). "The flora of the South Sandwich Islands, with particular reference to the influence ... ... Convey, P. et al. (2000). "The flora of the South Sandwich Islands, with particular reference to the influence of geothe... ...0512.x.  Categories Flora of the South Sandwich Islands Lists of plants ... ...bsp; Categories Flora of the South Sandwich Islands Lists of plants ...

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The Past and Present of the Sandwich Islands; Being a Series of Lectures, To the First Congregational Church, San Francisco

By: Hunt, T. Dwight (Timothy Dwight), 1821-1895
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Provisional Cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands

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... Provisional Cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands ... ... Provisional Cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands ... ... July 31, 1843 The Provisional Cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands was an occupatio... ... July 31, 1843 The Provisional Cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands was an occupation governm... ... Formation On February 25, 1843 King Kamehameha III agreed to cede the Hawaiian Islands to Lord George Paulet, ov... ...nic Majesty's representative upon us, in reference to the claims of British subjects, we do hereby cede the group of islands known as the Hawaiian (or... ...us, in reference to the claims of British subjects, we do hereby cede the group of islands known as the Hawaiian (or Sandwich) Islands, unto the Right... ...Paulet. Proclamation of Lord Paulet: A provisional cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands having been made... ... Proclamation of Lord Paulet: A provisional cession of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands having been made this day...

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Life in the Sandwich Islands

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South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands sovereignty dispute

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...The sovereignty of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is disputed between the United Kingdom and Argentina ... ...The sovereignty of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is disputed between the United Kingdom and Argentina . The Un... ...adland, , Cambridge University Press, 1984. ISBN 0-521-25274-1 annexed the islands in 1908, and has exercised de facto control with the exception of... ...he exception of a brief period during the Falklands War in 1982 when the islands were partially controlled by Argentina. The dispute started in 192... ..., and subsequently was expanded in scope with Argentina claiming the South Sandwich Islands in 1938.; Accessed 23 June 2008 The islands have no indig... ...sequently was expanded in scope with Argentina claiming the South Sandwich Islands in 1938.; Accessed 23 June 2008 The islands have no indigenous pop... ... and Jason Harbour . Also in 1908, the CAP started looking to the South Sandwich Islands for the expansion of their business., Universidad del CEM... ...'s first explicit claim to South Georgia was made in 1927 and to the South Sandwich Islands in 1938. Later developments Following the Argentine cla... ...ish Antarctic Territory, while the remainder - South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands - retained their previous status., accessed 2 July 2008 ...

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Missionary Records: Sandwich Islands

By: Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
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Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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...The Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands was granted on 3 October 1985, when the Territory was cr... ...The Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands was granted on 3 October 1985, when the Territory was created. Pr... ...erritory was created. Previously the Territory was a part of the Falkland Islands Dependency and used the same flag . The flag is a blue ensign, ... ...t-of-arms. As the Civil Commissioner is also the Governor of the Falkland Islands, the flag is only in use when the Commissioner visits the Territory...

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History of the Sandwich Islands

By: Sheldon Dibble
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History of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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... Motto: Leo Terram Propriam Protegat (Latin: Let the lion protect its own land) ... ... Motto: Leo Terram Propriam Protegat (Latin: Let the lion protect its own land) ... ...tory of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is relatively recent. When European explorers found the islands, they were uninhabited, and their... ... 1 16th to 19th century 2 20th century 2.1 Sovereignty dis... ... 1 16th to 19th century 2 20th century 2.1 Sovereignty dispute, and... ...g line between the crowns of Spain and Portugal had found the longitude 36 º 8'O, cutting South Georgia (according to other sources in longitude 35 º ... ...tween the crowns of Spain and Portugal had found the longitude 36 º 8'O, cutting South Georgia (according to other sources in longitude 35 º W). But w... ...rated as Possession Day, a public holiday in SGSSI.[3] James Cook ... ...h Georgia was inhabited by English and Yankee sealers, who used to live there for considerable periods of time and sometimes overwintered. The first f...

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History of the Mission of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions to the Sandwich Islands

By: Anderson, Rufus, 1796-1880; Vinton, John Adams, 1801-1877; Gulick, Luther Halsey, 1828-1891

...TOET OF THE MISSION AJtfERICAN BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOB FOREIGN MISSIONS SANDWICH ISLANDS. RUFUS ANDERSON, D.D., LL. D,, LATS FOREIGN SECRM'ART OF T... ...HE MISSION AJtfERICAN BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOB FOREIGN MISSIONS SANDWICH ISLANDS. RUFUS ANDERSON, D.D., LL. D,, LATS FOREIGN SECRM'ART OF THS BOARD.... ...e, yielded to what seemed to him the prior claims upon him of the Hawaiian Islands Mission, and came to the resolution to make it his first duty to pr... ...markable. Whilewe see more of the foreign element in the government of the Islands, than perhaps we should desire to see, we recognize PREFACE. ix it... ...e period of its existence. There is no published history of the Hawai- ian Islands Mission subsequent to the year 1845, twenty-five years ago. The wor... ...ore than six hun- dred pages. The Rev. Sheldon Dibble's " His- tory of the Sandwich Islands," published at the Islands in 1843, a duodecimo volume of ... ..., is an excellent authority. Mr. James Jackson Jarves's " His- tory of the Sandwich Islands," 1843 (Hono- lulu, 1847), is the best of all the historie... ...TENTS. CHAPTER I. PBELTHINART. PAOB Discovery of the Pacific Ocean and the Sandwich Islands.—The Island World.— Origin of the Polynesians.—Aim of the ... ...First Mission to the Pacific.— Its Marvelous Success. —The Conqueror ofthe Sandwich Islands. — Religion of the Islands. —The Tabu.— Kamehameha dies a ...

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Bibliography of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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The Duty of the Present Generation to Evangelize the World: An Appeal

By: Sandwich Islands Mission, William Patterson Alexander, Sandwich Islands Mission, Richard Armstrong, Sheldon Dibble, Reuben Tinker
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Commissioner of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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Journal of a Residence in the Sandwich Islands

By: C. S. Stewart
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South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (SGSSI) is a British overseas territory in the south... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (SGSSI) is a British overseas territory in the southern Atla... ...n the southern Atlantic Ocean . It is a remote and inhospitable collection of islands, consisting of South Georgia and a chain of smaller islands, kn... ...consisting of South Georgia and a chain of smaller islands, known as the South Sandwich Islands. South Georgia is long and wide and is by far the l... ...g of South Georgia and a chain of smaller islands, known as the South Sandwich Islands. South Georgia is long and wide and is by far the largest is... ...s long and wide and is by far the largest island in the territory. The South Sandwich Islands lie about southeast of South Georgia. The total land ... ...nd wide and is by far the largest island in the territory. The South Sandwich Islands lie about southeast of South Georgia. The total land area of t... ... United Kingdom claimed sovereignty over South Georgia in 1775 and the South Sandwich Islands in 1908. In 1908 the United Kingdom annexed both Sou... ...in 1908. In 1908 the United Kingdom annexed both South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. The territory of "South Georgia and the South Sandwic...

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The Oahu College at the Sandwich Islands

By: Punahou School

...ommenced, for the' c~ildreil of missionaries, at Punahou, near Honolulu, Sandwich Islands. Five years ago, it was opened to . othe;: besides the ch... ... for the' c~ildreil of missionaries, at Punahou, near Honolulu, Sandwich Islands. Five years ago, it was opened to . othe;: besides the children of... ... United States ~f America, which originated ~he Christian mission to the Islands, and to whose labors and benevolent contri- I .~ '- '.;(;. '') . ... ...t th American Board for twenty years from. the date of this c rte ' The Sandwich Islands Ch 'sti 'zed ., The effort. to chnstlamze the SandwIch Is... ...rican Board for twenty years from. the date of this c rte ' The Sandwich Islands Ch 'sti 'zed ., The effort. to chnstlamze the SandwIch Islands, wa... ...rd was able to make proclamation in t A ua Re rt, at he peop 0 the an IC Islands had become a Chr' t' an ati The oof hel a duced of this fact were ... ...he number of foreign residents and their descendants is increasing at the Sandwich Islands. . An intelligent glance at the future will sho1\', that ... ...cannot be over: estimated. The foreigQ community now springing up at the Sandwich Islands will inevitably shape the character and destiny of the wh... ...other and highl int est' g . w f th su ject. is hristlan community at the Sandwich I nd -m' ed' b d, t i eh' t,- ou b regarded as a centre of light...

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Postage stamps and postal history of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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... A 1943 die proof of a Falkland Islands stamp oveprinted for... ... This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. ... ... This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. ... ...The first stamps specifically for South Georgia were issued in 1944 and consisted of overprints on stamps of the Falkland Islands for use in South Geo... ...cies.[1] 1946 to 1963 From 1946 to 1963, South Georgia used stamps of the Falkland Islands Dependencies. ... ...a. Today Today the stamps of the territory are inscribed South Georgia & South Sandwich Is. ... ... Sandwich Is. See also Postage stamps and postal history of the Falkland Islands ... ... The Falkland Islands Philatelic Study Group. Stamps - South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands official we...

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A History of the Sandwich Islands [microform]

By: Dibble, Sheldon, 1809-1845
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Coat of arms of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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...The coat of arms of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands was granted in 1985, upon the creation of the territory.... ...The coat of arms of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands was granted in 1985, upon the creation of the territory. Prior to... ... the creation of the territory. Prior to 1985, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands were a dependency of the Falkland Islands, and used their ... ...tion of the territory. Prior to 1985, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands were a dependency of the Falkland Islands, and used their coat of ... ...lkland Islands, and used their coat of arms . However, prior to 1962, the islands were grouped with what is now the British Antarctic Territory and... ...rctic Territory and their coat of arms was used instead of the Falkland Islands’ arms. The arms consist of a shield containing a golden lion rampa... ... blue and white estoiles, from the arms of James Cook who discovered the islands. The supporters are a fur seal and a Macaroni Penguin, both an... ...oat of arms is used in the fly of the flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, and as a crest in the defaced Union Flag of the Civil ...

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A Residence in the Sandwich Islands

By: Stewart, Charles Samuel, 1795-1870
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Sport in the Falkland Islands

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...Sport in the Falkland Islands is restricted by the islands' low, and generally scattered, population. Nonetheless, it has been... ...ble to send teams to the Commonwealth Games, and the Island Games . The islands have produced one sportsman of note, Louis Baillon, who competed i... ...ers still own horses. A wide variety of sports are played in the Falkland Islands including: rugby union , Badminton, Clay pigeon, darts, karate... ...British military presence, many games involve their teams. The Falklands Islands Rifle Association dates back to the 1880s. * Falkland Islands nat... .... * Falkland Islands national football team Rugby union in the Falkland Islands Falkland Islands cricket team Falkland Islands at the Commonwea...

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Northern California, Oregon, And the Sandwich Islands

By: Charles Nordhoff; Jules Remy; William Tufts Brigham, Translator
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Sandwich Island

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History of the Sandwich Islands Mission

By: Rufus Anderson
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South Sandwich Trench

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...tic Plate (ANT). There are also visible The East Scotia Ridge (ESR), South Sandwich Islands (SSI) and the South Sandwich Trench (SST). ... ... (ANT). There are also visible The East Scotia Ridge (ESR), South Sandwich Islands (SSI) and the South Sandwich Trench (SST). ... ...outh Sandwich Trench (SST). The South Sandwich Trench is a deep arcuate trench in the South Atlantic Ocean lying ... ...nch in the South Atlantic Ocean lying 100 km to the east of the South Sandwich Islands. The trench is produced by the subduction of the southernm... ...e South Atlantic Ocean lying 100 km to the east of the South Sandwich Islands. The trench is produced by the subduction of the southernmost porti... ...e southernmost portion of the South American Plate beneath the small South Sandwich Plate. The South Sandwich Islands constitute a volcanic island arc... ... American Plate beneath the small South Sandwich Plate. The South Sandwich Islands constitute a volcanic island arc which results from this active sub... ...vodovski Island. The southernmost portion of the South Sandwich Trench reaches south of 60°S and therefore into the Southern Ocean... ...ary period (West Antarctic) "South Sandwich Islands, southern Atlantic Ocean". Volcano World. Oregon State University. ...

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A Residence in the Sandwich Islands

By: Charles Samuel Stewart
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