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Title:   A Residence in the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Charles Samuel Stewart
Publisher:   Weeks, Jordan & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1839
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000468993
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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Title:   South Sandwich Plate
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Scotia Plate, South American Plate, Antarctic Plate
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0012717714
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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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 Plate or microplate is a tectonic plate bounded by the subducting ... ... the south and the Scotia Plate to the west. The South Sandwich Islands are located on this small plate. Refer... ...h and the Scotia Plate to the west. The South Sandwich Islands are located on this small plate. References ... ...eferences Map of tectonic relations at "South Sandwich Islands, southern Atlantic Ocean" Kurt St... ... Map of tectonic relations at "South Sandwich Islands, southern Atlantic Ocean" Kurt Stüwe: Geod... ...k South Sandwich ... ... (ANT). There are also visible The East Scotia Ridge (ESR), South Sandwich Islands (SSI) and the South Sandwich Trench (SST). ...
 
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Title:   Northern California, Oregon, And the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Nordhoff, Charles, 1830-1901; Brigham, William Tufts, 1841-1926
Publisher:   New York, Harper
Language:   English
Date:   1875
Subjects:   Hawaii, California -- Description and travel, Oregon -- Description and travel
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001059115
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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... LIBRARY OF THE UNIVERSITY I NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS BY CHARLES NORDHOFF, AUTHOR OF CALIFORNIA: FOR HEALTH, P... ...OF THE UNIVERSITY I NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS BY CHARLES NORDHOFF, AUTHOR OF CALIFORNIA: FOR HEALTH, PLEASURE, ... ...y through Washington Territory to Vic toria, in Vancouver s Island), and the Sandwich Islands. I have endeavored, as before, to give plain and circums... ... Washington Territory to Vic toria, in Vancouver s Island), and the Sandwich Islands. I have endeavored, as before, to give plain and circumstantial d... ...I made the journey. Since this book went to press, Lunalilo, the King of the Sandwich Isl ands, has died of rapid consumption; and his successor is th... ...kaua, a native chief, who has been prominent in the political affairs of the Islands, and was the rival of the late king after the death of Kame- hame... ...gorous will, and a strong de termination to maintain the independence of the Islands, in which he is supported by the people, who are of like mind wit... ...NT..., 254 DIAMOND HEAD AND WAIKIKI. NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. CHAPTER I. HONOLULU AND THE ISLAND OF OAHU. r I^HE Hawa... ...onolulu, is an example. 2 18 " ^ NORTHERN ^CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. The voyage from San Francisco to Honolulu is now very c...
 
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Title:   Sandwich Tern
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Thalasseus, Hawaii, Argentina
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000361093
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...t Tern T. elegans, and has been known to interbreed with Lesser Crested. The Sandwich Tern is a medium-large tern with grey upperparts, white underp... ...in a ground scrape and lays one to three eggs. Like all Thalasseus terns, the Sandwich Tern feeds by plunge diving for fish, usually in marine enviro... ...h is reduced or flecked with white in the winter.Snow & Perrin (1998) 764 The Sandwich Tern was originally described by ornithologist John Latham i... ...enus name is derived from Greek Thalassa, "sea", and sandvicensis refers to Sandwich, Kent, Latham's type locality . In birds, the specific name ... ...otes that the species was first described from Hawaii, formerly known as the "Sandwich Islands", but the Sandwich Tern does not occur there. This ... ... the species was first described from Hawaii, formerly known as the "Sandwich Islands", but the Sandwich Tern does not occur there. This bird ha... ...err ink. Behaviour This species breeds in very dense colonies on coasts and islands, and exceptionally inland on suitable large freshwater lakes cl...
 
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Title:   Earl of Sandwich
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Edward Montagu, 1st Earl of Sandwich, Portugal, Peerage of England
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000245284
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...is a 17th-century title in the Peerage of England, nominally associated with Sandwich, Kent . It was created in 1660 for the prominent naval command... ...e heir apparent to the earldom. A member of the prominent Montagu family, Lord Sandwich was the son of Sir Sidney Montagu, youngest brother of Henry ... ...f the Admiralty and as Secretary of State for the Northern Department . Lord Sandwich is also remembered for sponsoring the voyages of discovery mad... ...ponsoring the voyages of discovery made by Captain James Cook, who named the Sandwich Islands in his honour, and as the namesake of the sandwich .... ... the voyages of discovery made by Captain James Cook, who named the Sandwich Islands in his honour, and as the namesake of the sandwich . He was s... ...dmiral the Hon. Victor Alexander Montagu, second son of the seventh Earl. Lord Sandwich was Member of Parliament for Huntingdon and Lord Lieutenant ...
 
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Title:   The Oahu College at the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Punahou School
Publisher:   Press of T. R. Marvin
Language:   English
Date:   1857
Subjects:  
Collections:  
Book Id:   WPLBN0002258667
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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Title:   Islands (restaurant)
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   California, Carlsbad, California, Arizona
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0004199938
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...Islands Fine Burgers & Drinks (also known as Islands ) is a casual dining restaurant chain that specializes in ham... ..., various other types of food are offered. Entrees such as tacos, chicken sandwiches, and multiple entree salads, are available, as well as appetizer... ...nown as the "Chocolate Lava, " and a coffee ice cream mud pie, "Kona Pie." Islands is known for catering to the requests of its guests, and many chang... ...n made at customer suggestion. Examples include including a small order of Islands' fries with any burger (or chicken or tuna sandwich), offering low-... ...luding a small order of Islands' fries with any burger (or chicken or tuna sandwich), offering low-calorie entrees to promote lighter eating, and pers... ...s. Corporate The company is based in Carlsbad, California .http://www.islandsrestaurants.com/careers/Opportunities.aspx It does not franchise o... ...reers/Opportunities.aspx It does not franchise out locations.https://www.islandsrestaurants.com/about/faqs.aspx History The company was founded i...
 
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Title:   The Oahu College at the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Punahou School; Making of America Project
Publisher:   Boston, M.A.; Press of T. R. Marvin
Language:   English
Date:   1856
Subjects:   Punahou School, Education -- Hawaii History, Education
Collections:  
Book Id:   WPLBN0002258668
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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... peanuhfe* pH 8.5 <p* THE OAHU COLLEGE AT THE SANDWICH ISLANDS BOSTON: PRESS OF T. E.MARVIN, 11 CONGRESS STREET. 1856. ... ... peanuhfe* pH 8.5 <p* THE OAHU COLLEGE AT THE SANDWICH ISLANDS BOSTON: PRESS OF T. E.MARVIN, 11 CONGRESS STREET. 1856. L/mVersf... ... was commenced, for the children of missionaries, at Punahou, near Honolulu, Sandwich Islands. Five years ago, it was opened to others besides the chi... ...enced, for the children of missionaries, at Punahou, near Honolulu, Sandwich Islands. Five years ago, it was opened to others besides the children of ... ... the United States of America, which originated the Christian mission to the Islands, and to whose labors and benevolent contri- butions the people o... ...nds, and to whose labors and benevolent contri- butions the people of these Islands are so greatly indebt- ed." There is also an additional security ... ...d to the American Board for twenty years from the date of this charter." The Sandwich Islands Christianized. The effort to christianize the Sandwich I... ...d was able to make proclamation in the Annual Report, that the people of the Sandwich Islands had become a Christian nation. The proofs then adduced o... ... and remarkable relations, at that time, of the mission to the people of the Sandwich Islands. The problem, as then presented, was, how to give scope ...
 
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Title:   John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Trinity College, Cambridge, Sandwich, Secretary of State for the Northern Department
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000244840
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...The Right Honourable The Earl of Sandwich PC FRS ... ... Spouse(s) Dorothy Montagu, Countess of Sandwich Martha Ray ... ... Anglican John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, PC, FRS (13 November 1718 – 30 April 1792)[1] was a British state... ...itish statesman who succeeded his grandfather, Edward Montagu, 3rd Earl of Sandwich, as the Earl of Sandwich in 1729, at the age of ten. During his li... ...perhaps best known for the claim that he was the eponymous inventor of the sandwich. Contents ... ... 2.1 The sandwich 2.2 Islands named after Sandwich by Capt James Cook ... ...risis which had nearly seen Britain go to war with Spain over the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic Ocean after the Capture of Port Egmont by Spa... ...uld have been a small step for the inventive peer.[23] Islands named after Sandwich by Capt James Cook ... ... the Pacific Ocean. In honour of Sandwich, Captain Cook named the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) after him, as well as Montague Island off the south east c...
 
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Title:   Northern California, Oregon, And the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Nordhoff, Charles, 1830-1901; Remy, Jules, 1826-1893; Brigham, William Tufts, 1841-1926
Publisher:   London; Sampson Low, Marston, Low and Searle
Language:   English
Date:   1874
Subjects:   Language, Philology, Linguistics
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001704547
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
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...Appendix:Contributions of a venerable savage to the ancient history of the Hawaiian islands. Tr. from the French of M. Jules Remy, by William T. Brigham [with notes]: p. [227]-256 ; Rare Annex copy 1: Gift of Henry W. Sage...
 
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... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS Title: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ... ...Literature Collection World Public Library.org OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS Title: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS A... ...... ...... ...hrough Washington Territory to Vic- toria, in Vancouver's Island), and the Sandwich Islands. I have endeavored, as before, to give plain and circumsta... ...shington Territory to Vic- toria, in Vancouver's Island), and the Sandwich Islands. I have endeavored, as before, to give plain and circumstantial det... ...ade the journey. Since this book went to press, Lunalilo, the' King of the Sandwich Isl- ands, has died of rapid consumption ; and his successor is th... ...aua, a native chief, who has been prominent in the political affairs ofthe Islands, and was the rival of the late king after the death of Kame- hameha... ... Plant 254 DIAMOND HEAD AND WAIKIKI. NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. CHAPTER I. HONOLULU AND THE ISLAND OF OAHU. THE Hawaiian ...
 
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Title:   Farne Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   England, Durham Cathedral, National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000176641
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... The Farne Islands are a group of islands off the coast of Northumberland, England. There are between 15... ...islands off the coast of Northumberland, England. There are between 15 and 20 islands depending on the state of the tide . "There are between 15 and... ...inland, divided into two groups, the Inner Group and the Outer Group. The main islands in the Inner Group are Inner Farne, Knoxes Reef and the East an... ...ed together on very low tides) and (somewhat separated) the Megstone; the main islands in the Outer Group are Staple Island, the Brownsman, North and... ...l. History Monks and Hermits The earliest recorded inhabitants of the Farne Islands were various Culdee s, some connected with Lindisfarne . This... ... 4 pairs Black-headed Gull - 461 pairs Black-legged Kittiwake – 4, 241 pairs Sandwich Tern – 966 pairs Roseate Tern – 0 pairs (endangered species)... ...es every summer from 1984 to 1997; during that period, she (paired with a male Sandwich Tern) raised several hybrid chicks, and attracted several thou...
 
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Title:   Northern California, Oregon, And the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Nordhoff, Charles, 1830-1901
Publisher:   New York; Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1874
Subjects:   Language, Philology, Linguistics
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001891906
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...Appendix:Contributions of a venerable savage to the ancient history of the Hawaiian islands. Tr. from the French of M. Jules Remy, by William T. Brigham [with notes]: p. [227]-256...
 
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Title:   Candlemas Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   United Kingdom, Kingdom of Great Britain, Visokoi Island
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0002111770
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...as Islands (Spanish: Islas Candelaria ) are a group of small uninhabited islands lying at the northern end of the South Sandwich Islands, 23 mi s... ...group of small uninhabited islands lying at the northern end of the South Sandwich Islands, 23 mi southeast of Visokoi Island . They consist of C... ...land itself , Vindication Island and numerous rocks. The Candlemas Islands were discovered on February 2, 1775 by a British expedition under... ...med them to commemorate the day of their discovery. * List of Antarctic islands north of 60° S List of sub-Antarctic islands * More volcanic i...
 
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Title:   Emma, Queen of Sandwich Islands, Photograph Number 02016V
Author:   Library of Congress
Publisher:   Library of Congress
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Print, Photographs, History
Collections:   Brady Handy Photographs
Book Id:   WPLBN0003721425
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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Title:   Hawaiian Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Hawaii, Hawaii (island), Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000158383
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... True color satellite image of the Hawaiian Islands ... ...nited States The Hawaiian Islands (Hawaiian: Mokupuni o Hawai‘i) are an archipelago of eight major is... ...ure Atoll. Formerly the group was known to Europeans and Americans as the "Sandwich Islands", a name chosen by James Cook in honor of the then First L... .... Formerly the group was known to Europeans and Americans as the "Sandwich Islands", a name chosen by James Cook in honor of the then First Lord of th... ...in honor of the then First Lord of the Admiralty John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich. The contemporary name is derived from the name of the main island... ...go almost in its entirety (including the uninhabited Northwestern Hawaiian Islands), with the sole exception of Midway island, which is instead an uni... ...ain James Cook visited the islands on January 18, 1778 and named them the "Sandwich Islands" in honor of John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, who was o... ...lement, Russell. "From Cook to the 1840 Constitution: The Name Change from Sandwich to Hawaiian Islands". University of Hawai'i at Manoa Hamilton Libr... ...ure Atoll. Formerly the group was known to Europeans and Americans as the "Sandwich Islands", a name chosen by James Cook in honor of the then First L...
 
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Title:   Emma, Queen of Sandwich Islands, Photograph Number 02018V
Author:   Library of Congress
Publisher:   Library of Congress
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Print, Photographs, History
Collections:   Brady Handy Photographs
Book Id:   WPLBN0003721427
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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Title:   Traversay Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:  
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0001634113
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...The Traversay Islands are a group of three islands—Zavodovski, Leskov and Visokoi—at the northern end of the South San... ...ee islands—Zavodovski, Leskov and Visokoi—at the northern end of the South Sandwich Islands. History The group was discovered in November 1819 by a R... ...s—Zavodovski, Leskov and Visokoi—at the northern end of the South Sandwich Islands. History The group was discovered in November 1819 by a Russian ex... ...0km southeast of South Georgia Island. It is the northernmost of the South Sandwich Islands and the nearest to South Georgia. The island is approximat... ...east of South Georgia Island. It is the northernmost of the South Sandwich Islands and the nearest to South Georgia. The island is approximately 5km a... ...peak is named after Sir Arnold Weinholt Hodson, a governor of the Falkland Islands. Visokoi means "high". The island's eastern tip, Point Irving, is ... ...rving. Leskov Island is located to the west of the main arc of the South Sandwich Islands and is less than 1.5km long, and lies 48km west of Visokoi... ...eskov Island is located to the west of the main arc of the South Sandwich Islands and is less than 1.5km long, and lies 48km west of Visokoi. It was ... ...andesitic rather than basaltic lava. The subduction zone forming the South Sandwich Trench lies to the east of the island arc.* List of Antarctic and ...
 
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Title:   Emma, Queen of Sandwich Islands, Photograph Number 02017V
Author:   Library of Congress
Publisher:   Library of Congress
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Print, Photographs, History
Collections:   Brady Handy Photographs
Book Id:   WPLBN0003721426
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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Title:   Island
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Australia, Maldives, Greenland
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000014587
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... The British Isles are a large group of islands ... ... The islands of Fernando de Noronha are the visible parts of submerged mountains... ... Hawaiian islands from space[1] ... ... any piece of sub-continental land that is surrounded by water. Very small islands such as emergent land features on atolls can be called islets, sker... ...ot or ait, or a holm. A grouping of geographically or geologically related islands is called an archipelago, e.g. the Philippines. ... ...t of Tonga in the Pacific Ocean. Some of the Lesser Antilles and the South Sandwich Islands are the only Atlantic Ocean examples. ... ...t of Tonga in the Pacific Ocean. Some of the Lesser Antilles and the South Sandwich Islands are the only Atlantic Ocean examples. ...
 
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Title:   Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Charles Nordhoff, Jules Remy; Translated by William Tufts Brigham
Publisher:   Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1875
Subjects:  
Collections:  
Book Id:   WPLBN0002235340
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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Title:   Daitō Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:  
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0002522714
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...The is an archipelago consisting of three isolated coral islands in the Philippine Sea southeast of Okinawa . The islands have a ... ...and "offshore" while daitō means "great east". History Although these islands have long been known in Okinawa as Ufuagari (“the Great East”), t... ...ands have long been known in Okinawa as Ufuagari (“the Great East”), the islands were “discovered” by European explorers of various nations in the 1... ...ious nations in the 19th century, and were commonly known as the “Borodino Islands” after a Russian vessel surveyed them in 1820. The islands remaine... ...n in 1885. In 1900, a team of pioneers from Hachijōjima, one of the Izu Islands located south of Tokyo led by Tamaoki Han'emon (1838 – 19... ... Boston, Captain Robert Bennet Forbes, in her passage from Canton to the Sandwich Islands, in August, 1825, passed two islands, the southernmost in ...
 
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Title:   Documents Relating to the Restoration of the Sandwich Islands Flag
Author:   Richard Thomas
Publisher:   Hawaiian Historical Society
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Collection of Documents
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096776
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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This book contains a collection of documents relating to the restoration of the Sandwich Islands flag.
 
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Title:   Faroe Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Iceland, Denmark, Greenland
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0017238607
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... Location of the Faroe Islands (circled) in Northern Europe ... ... Location of the Kingdom of Denmark: the Faroe Islands (circled), Greenland and Denmark ... ... Religion Church of the Faroe Islands Demonym ... ...Danish ISO 4217 code "DKK". The Faroe Islands (; Faroese: Føroyar pronounced ; Danish: Færøerne, pronounced&... ...oximately 1,400 km2 (540 sq mi) with a 2015 population of 48,700. The islands are an autonomous country within the Danish kingdom.[6][7][8] ... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ...
 
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Title:   Memoir of Keopuolani, Late Queen of the Sandwich Islands
Author:   William Richards
Publisher:   Crocker and Brewster
Language:   English
Date:   1825
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001030181
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org LATE QUEEN OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS Title: MEMOIR OF KEOPUOLANI, LATE QUEEN OF THE SANDWI... ...terature Collection World Public Library.org LATE QUEEN OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS Title: MEMOIR OF KEOPUOLANI, LATE QUEEN OF THE SANDWICH ISLAND... ... KEOPUOLANl[t) I I ~ : '1 '. ~ I I • I ft , , '. • t • • • OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. JSoston: PUBLISHED BY CROCKER & BREWSTER, No. 5(1, Cor... ...Nl[t) I I ~ : '1 '. ~ I I • I ft , , '. • t • • • OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. JSoston: PUBLISHED BY CROCKER & BREWSTER, No. 5(1, Cornhill. H... ... KEOPUOLANlrf) OF THE , , • • • t-' • .. ., I, t • .. .' . " .' t SANDWICH ISLANDS. liKings shall be thy nursing fa.thers, and their QueeDs ... ...ANlrf) OF THE , , • • • t-' • .. ., I, t • .. .' . " .' t SANDWICH ISLANDS. liKings shall be thy nursing fa.thers, and their QueeDs thy nursi... ... Queen Keopttolani, the earliest convert to Christianity at the Hawaiian Islands. She was a worthy conlpeer of Kapiolani and Kaahurnanu, and her li... ... W.p.A. Hosted by Coogle ,( ! , , This ll1elTIoir was drawn up at the Sandwich Islands, by one of the 111issionaries at Lahaina, and was forwar... ...ailings.- VII Funeral.-Conclusion. - 28 APPENDIX. Brief remar'ka on the Sandwich Islands, and on the Ohristi-an 'Missiion which has been establish...
 
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Title:   British Virgin Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   United Kingdom, British Overseas Territories, Puerto Rico
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000003469
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...en  (official) Territorial song: Oh, Beautiful Virgin Islands  (official) ... ... the Overseas Territories. The Virgin Islands,[4] commonly referred to as the British Virgin Islands (BVI), is a ... ...verseas territory located in the Caribbean to the east of Puerto Rico. The islands make up part of the Virgin Islands archipelago; the remaining islan... ...Virgin Islands archipelago; the remaining islands constitute the US Virgin Islands and the Spanish Virgin Islands. The official na... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ... ... Since 1908 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands5 ... ...n 1962 (British Antarctic Territory) and 1985 (South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands). ... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ...
 
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Title:   Scenes in Hawaii or Life in the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Grant, Mary Forsyth
Publisher:   Toronto, Hart
Language:   English
Date:   1888
Subjects:   Hawaii -- Description and travel, United States, Travel
Collections:   Canadian Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001250457
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...mmt^ SCENES IM HAWAII. Q.TtiVty SCENES IN HAWAII OR I^FE \\M SANDWICH ISLANDS BY M FORSYTH GRANT. TORONTO: HART & CDMPflNY, 31 & 33 KING... ... SCENES IM HAWAII. Q.TtiVty SCENES IN HAWAII OR I^FE \\M SANDWICH ISLANDS BY M FORSYTH GRANT. TORONTO: HART & CDMPflNY, 31 & 33 KING ST., WES... ...men, for the boast is, sad to say only a boast ; and alas, as the group of Islands which Captain Cook discovered in 1776 — and on one of which, Hawaii... ...a man-of-war from England. 'b 1 The Hawaiian Kingdom formerly known as the Sandwich Islands, lies between the 20th and 22nd degrees of latitude, a gro... ...war from England. 'b 1 The Hawaiian Kingdom formerly known as the Sandwich Islands, lies between the 20th and 22nd degrees of latitude, a group of sev... ... between the 20th and 22nd degrees of latitude, a group of seven inhabited Islands, viz : — Oahu, on which is Honolulu, the Capital and seat of Govern... ...ence of no less a personage, than His Majesty King Kalakua of the Hawaiian Islands, who was returning to Honolulu after a liesurely tour round the wor... ...t with golden stars of eight points, representing the eight islands of the Sandwich group Above is the Royal Crown and cushion set with diamonds. Thou... ...ian view. I remember Miss Bird speaking of this in her " Six months in the Sandwich Islands," and fully agree with all she says as to the extreme beau...
 
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Title:   South Orkney Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Antarctica, United Kingdom, Southern Ocean
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000651666
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... The South Orkney Islands are a group of islands in the Southern Ocean, about 604 km north-east of the tip o... ...nsula ., David McGonigal, 2009 They have a total area of about 620 km2 . The islands have been part of the British Antarctic Territory since 1962 ... ...the British Antarctic Territory since 1962 (previously they were a Falkland Islands Dependency ), and the British Antarctic Survey operates a bas... ...y ), and the British Antarctic Survey operates a base on Signy Island . The islands are also claimed by Argentina as part of the province of Tie... ...ase personnel, there are no inhabitants. Under the 1959 Antarctic Treaty, the Islands' sovereignty is neither recognized nor disputed by the signator... ...otia Sea Islands tundra ecoregion, along with South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the South Shetland Islands and Bouvet Island . All...
 
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Title:   Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich islands
Author:   Nordhoff, Charles, 1830-1901; Brigham, William Tufts, 1841-1926; Parr, Charles McKew donor; Parr, Ruth, donor; Remy, Jules, 1826-1893
Publisher:   New York; Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1874
Subjects:  
Collections:  
Book Id:   WPLBN0002235341
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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...n; American University Library Collection; Historical Literature; Appendix:Contributions of a venerable savage to the ancient history of the Hawaiian islands. Tr. from the French...
 
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...plll i ipij)pf)pl11p#^ ERN CALIFORNIA. A.ND THE DWICH ISLANDS. 8y CHARLES NORDHOFF- Sti^;$$iiiS>^>;!§i^tm,^^^ SM^'^-r,..- «!!iiSi... ...1 >^-. smo^ m\\\w^^^^^ -J NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. By CHARLES NORDHOFF, AUTHOR of" 'CALIFORNIA: FOR HEALTH, ... ...o^ m\\\w^^^^^ -J NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. By CHARLES NORDHOFF, AUTHOR of" 'CALIFORNIA: FOR HEALTH, PLEASURE,... ...hrough Washington Territory to Vic- toria, in Vancouver's Island), and the Sandwich Islands. I have endeavored, as before, to give plain and circumsta... ...shington Territory to Vic- toria, in Vancouver's Island), and the Sandwich Islands. I have endeavored, as before, to give plain and circumstantial det... ...made the journey. Since this book went to press, Lunalilo, the King of the Sandwich Isl- ands, has died of rapid consumption ; and his successor is th... ...ua, a native chief, who has been prominent in the political affairs of the Islands, and was the rival of the late king after the death of Kame- hameha... ...i^.s^^,#^>, DIAMOND HEAD AM) WAIKIKl. NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. CHAPTER I. HONOLULU AND THE ISLAND OF OAHU. nr^HE Hawaiia... ...ad, near Honolulu, is an example. 18 NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, OREGON, AND THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. The voyage from San Francisco to Honolulu is now very com...
 
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Title:   Pitcairn Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   British Overseas Territories, United Kingdom, Realm of New Zealand
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000023450
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...(play). Pitcairn Group of Islands Pitkern Ailen Overseas territ... ... Anthem: Come Ye Blessed We from Pitcairn Islands[1] Royal anthem: God Save the Queen ... ... Location of the Pitcairn Islands. Capital... ... c. The Pitcairn Islands dollar is treated as a collectible/souvenir currency outside Pitcai... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ... ... Since 1908 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands5 ... ...n 1962 (British Antarctic Territory) and 1985 (South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands). ... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ... ... Since 1908 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands5 ...
 
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Title:   The Whaleman's Adventures in the Sandwich Islands and California
Author:   William Henry Thomes
Publisher:   H. A. Summer & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1884
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Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0002080489
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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Title:   List of islands of the Falkland Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Falkland Islands, West Falkland, East Falkland
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0018448430
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...nd Islands The following is a list of islands that form the Falkland Islands. ... ... Contents 1 Main islands 2 Other Islands ... ... 3 Small archipelagos 3.1 Jason Islands 4 Highest ... ... 4 Highest islands 5 List of Falkland Islands named after people 5.1 Sp... ... 8 External links Main islands West Falkland f... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ... ... South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands ...
 
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Title:   Scenes in Hawaii; Or, Life in the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Grant, Minnie Caroline Robinson, Mrs. W. Forsyth Grant
Publisher:   Toronto, Hart & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1888
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001250455
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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Title:   Diego Ramírez Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
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Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000968985
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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...__NOTOC__ The Diego Ramírez Islands are a small group of lesser islands located in the southernmost ex... ...ut 105km west-southwest of Cape Horn and 93km south-southeast of Ildefonso Islands, stretching 8km north-south (not to be confused with Ramírez Islan... ... a larger southern group, separated by a passage 3km wide. The two largest islands, Isla Bartolomé and Isla Gonzalo, both lie in the southern group. ... ...nds, Isla Bartolomé and Isla Gonzalo, both lie in the southern group. The islands contain the southernmost point of the South American continent (inc... ... contain the southernmost point of the South American continent (including islands), a title often incorrectly awarded to Cape Horn. Águila Islet (Isl... ...me, and retained the honor for 156 years, until the discovery of the South Sandwich Islands in 1775. In 1892 the Chilean government rented the island... ...n-occupied outpost of South America (including islands), even if the South Sandwich Islands are regarded as part of South America, since the Argentini...
 
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Title:   Scenes in Hawaii; Or, Life in the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Grant, Minnie Caroline Robinson, Mrs. W. Forsyth Grant
Publisher:   Toronto, Hart & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1888
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001250454
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Title:   South Shetland Islands
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Argentina, Deception Island, Chile
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0000616243
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... The South Shetland Islands are a group of Antarctic islands, lying about 120 km north of the Antarctic Peninsula, with ... ...sula, with a total area of 3687 km2 . By the Antarctic Treaty of 1959, the Islands' sovereignty is neither recognized nor disputed by the signator... ...ies and they are free for use by any signatory for non-military purposes. The islands have been claimed by the United Kingdom since 1908 and have b... ...rra del Fuego Province ). Several countries maintain research stations on the Islands. Most of them are situated on King George Island, benefitting... ... Frei . There are sixteen research stations to date in different parts of the islands, with Chilean stations being the greatest in number. Research i... ...otia Sea Islands tundra ecoregion, along with South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the South Orkney Islands and Bouvet Island . All t...
 
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Title:   Scenes in Hawaii; Or, Life in the Sandwich Islands
Author:   Grant, Minnie Caroline Robinson, Mrs. W. Forsyth Grant
Publisher:   Toronto, Hart & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1888
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001250453
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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Title:   Falkland Islands sovereignty dispute
Author:  
Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   United Kingdom, Argentina, De facto
Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0002758249
Format Type:   Encyclopedia
 
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... align=right June 1982– present Sovereignty over the Falkland Islands ( Islas Malvinas in Spanish ) is disputed between Argentina a... ...833. Argentina has long disputed this claim, having been in control of the islands for a brief period prior to 1833. The dispute escalated in 1982, wh... ... prior to 1833. The dispute escalated in 1982, when Argentina invaded the islands, precipitating the Falklands War . Contemporary Falkland Islander... ... gained full British citizenship with the British Nationality (Falkland Islands) Act 1983, after British victory in the Falklands War. Historical... ...ance was the first country to establish de facto control in the Falkland Islands, with the foundation of Port Saint Louis in East Falkland by Fren... ...over more Antarctic territory south of the Falklands, including the South Sandwich Islands, the South Orkney Islands, and Graham Land, grouping the... ...nd Island Dependencies were reduced to include South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. Territory south of the 60th parallel was formed into a ne...
 
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Title:   Memoir of Keopuolani, Late Queen of the Sandwich Islands
Author:   William Richards
Publisher:   Crocker and Brewster
Language:   English
Date:   1825
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001030180
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Title:   Manuae (Cook Islands)
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Publisher:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language:   English
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Collections:   World Heritage Encyclopedia
Book Id:   WHEBN0002468664
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...Manuae is an uninhabited atoll in the southern group of the Cook Islands, 100 kilometres south-east of Aitutaki . It is administratively pa... ...ain James Cook sighted Manuae on 23 September 1773, the first of the Cook Islands he voyaged to. Initially he named it Sandwich Island but changed ... ... 1773, the first of the Cook Islands he voyaged to. Initially he named it Sandwich Island but changed it to Hervey Island in honor of Augustus He... ..., then a Lord of the Admiralty when he decided instead give the name of "Sandwich Islands" to the Hawaiian Islands . This name was later corrupted ... ... Lord of the Admiralty when he decided instead give the name of "Sandwich Islands" to the Hawaiian Islands . This name was later corrupted to Herve... ...vey's Isle, and later applied to the entire southern group, as the Hervey Islands . This name remained popular until 1824 when the islands were rena... ...s name remained popular until 1824 when the islands were renamed the Cook Islands by the Russian cartographer von Krusenstern, in honor of Capt. Co...
 
       
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