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7 edition of Headhunting in the Solomon Islands found in the catalog.

Headhunting in the Solomon Islands

Around the Coral Sea

by Caroline Mythinger

  • 261 Want to read
  • 36 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

    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. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library.

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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 Headhunting in the Solomon Islands book 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.

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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 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.

All books set in Solomon Islands on Mappit's literary map. We found books set in Solomon Islands. Books set in Solomon Islands books set in Solomon Islands Books; Regions; Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Around the Coral Sea by Caroline Mytinger.

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.

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