Last edited by Tutilar
Thursday, April 16, 2020 | History

2 edition of Missionary voyages among the South Sea Islands found in the catalog.

Missionary voyages among the South Sea Islands

Missionary voyages among the South Sea Islands

with engravings from original designs.

by

  • 293 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Published by Clapp & Broaders in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions -- Oceania -- Juvenile literature,
  • Oceania -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsClapp & Broaders,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV3670 .M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23618610M
    LC Control Number2009459615

    Home International Mission Photography Archive, caca First missionary station of the Solomon Islands at Rua Sura, Solomon Islands, ca South Hoover UVI-A MC Los Angeles, CA The South Seas Missionary Ships, by D. Rodlie. With the object of spreading “the knowledge of Christ among heathen and other unenlightened nations," leaders of independent churches joined Anglican and Presbyterian clergy and laymen to form a Missionary Society in


Share this book
You might also like
The essential guide to Eurocodes transition

The essential guide to Eurocodes transition

needs assessment study of physical education at the school district level

needs assessment study of physical education at the school district level

Treatise on the military band

Treatise on the military band

Some evidences of mysticism in English poetry of the nineteenth century

Some evidences of mysticism in English poetry of the nineteenth century

Émile Brunet, sculptor

Émile Brunet, sculptor

Mission miniatures

Mission miniatures

Dynamic loading of pavements

Dynamic loading of pavements

Pesticides and non-target invertebrates

Pesticides and non-target invertebrates

One grave too many

One grave too many

Terrorism in America

Terrorism in America

Monkey See Monkey Do

Monkey See Monkey Do

Missionary voyages among the South Sea Islands Download PDF EPUB FB2

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Missionary voyages among the South Sea islands. Boston: Clapp & Broaders, (OCoLC) Material Type. Polynesia (UK: / ˌ p ɒ l ɪ ˈ n iː z i ə /, US: /-ʒ ə /; from Greek: πολύς polys "many" and Greek: νῆσος nēsos "island") is a subregion of Oceania, made up of more than 1, islands scattered over the central and southern Pacific indigenous people who inhabit the islands of Polynesia are termed Polynesians, sharing many similar traits including language Missionary voyages among the South Sea Islands book.

London Missionary Society: Missionary voyages among the South Sea islands. (Boston: Clapp & Broaders, ) (page images at HathiTrust) London Missionary Society: Missions in western Polynesia: being historical sketches of these missions.

1 ed Missionary Voyages to South Sea Pacific TAHITI Duff Fiji MAPS Brazil. A rare, first edition account of the first missionary voyage to the South Pacific.

‘The Duff’ set sail for Tahiti in but stopped at various other islands including Tonga and the Marquesas. A Voyage to the South Sea, and Round the World is a book by Edward Cooke, about a real-life trip around the world in two ships, under the command of Woodes Rogers.

It is notable for including a firsthand account of castaway Alexander Selkirk, whose tale appears to have helped inspire Daniel Defoe to write Robinson Crusoe a few years : Edward Cooke. The new ship was named the 'John Williams' in his honour and was to be the forerunner of seven ships bearing his name for missionary work in the south seas.

The picture to the left is an illustration of the first of these vessels which was launched in Harwich in March and sailed from Gravesend on 12th June the same year. Until the voyages of Captain James Cook in the s, the islands of the South Pacific were bound in darkness.

islands of the Pacific present a daunting task to the missionary. Over a third of the world’s known languages exists in these islands. Mission to the islands: The missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, [Brownrigg, Marcus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Mission to the islands: The missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, Author: Marcus Brownrigg. 5 See, for example, Missionary Records: Tahiti and Society Islands (London, n.

d.), pp. ; The Night of Toil; or, A Familiar Account of the Labors of the First Missionaries in the South Sea Islands (New York, n. d.), p. 12 ; Missionary Voyages Among the South Sea Islands (Boston, ), p. 97; and James Hutton. Inhe visited the work in the Solomon Islands of the South Sea Evangelical Mission conducted under the aegis of his aunt, Florence Young, and felt called to join the Mission.

For the next nineteen years, he served as the SSEM's first medical missionary, travelling among the islands of the Solomon group in the mission’s vessel Evangel. Journal of Voyages and Travels by the Rev. Daniel Tyerman and George Bennet, Esq: Deputed from the London Missionary Society, to Visit Their Various Stations in the South Sea Islands, China, India, &c.

Between the Years andVolume 2. A Narrative of Missionary Enterprises in the South Sea Islands: With Remarks Upon the Natural History of the Islands, Origin, Languages, Traditions, and Usages of the Inhabitants John Williams author, - Missions - pages.

Hill Missionary voyages among the South Sea Islands book of Pacific Voyages. A narrative of missionary enterprises in the South Sea Islands: with remarks upon the natural history of the islands, origin, languages, traditions, and usages of the inhabitantsPages: A voyage to the South Sea, and round the world, perform'd in the years,and containing a journal of all memorable transactions during the said voyage, the winds, currents, and variation of the compass.

This book, "A voyage to the South Sea and round the world", by Edward Cooke, is a replication of a book originally Author: Edward Cooke. The missionary diocese of Melanesia in its present development comprises three islands of the New Hebrides, the Banks, Torres, Santa Cruz, and Reef Island Groups, and the Solomon Islands as far to the north-west as Choiseul, but a further development to include Bougainsville and New Britain is under consideration.

Journal of voyages and travels by the Rev. Daniel Tyerman and George Bennet, esq., deputed from the London missionary society, to visit their various stations in the South sea islands, China, India, &c. between the years and Books shelved as sea-voyage: The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje, Life of Pi by Yann Martel, Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson, Moby-Dick or, the.

Resilient and Vibrant Culture. Today’s Australian South Sea Islanders have a special place in Queensland’s cultural diversity and history. They are the descendants of South Sea Islanders brought to Queensland from to from 80 Melanesian islands to work the State’s cotton and sugar plantations.

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last Painting of Sara de Vos comes a sweeping historical novel set amid the skyscrapers of s Chicago and the far-flung islands of the South Pacific.

In the waning years of the nineteenth century there was a hunger for tribal artifacts, spawning collecting voyages from museums and collectors around the globe/5.

Elder John H. Groberg’s remarkable first-person accounts tell the fascinating story of the many years he spent as a missionary, and mission president, on the islands in the South Pacific. Filled with adventure, romance, danger, and extraordinary faith, take this new eBook bundle with you on all your travels, and find inspiration in the most 5/5(1).

a mission to the south sea islands* In the town of new Bedford, Massachusetts, was the commodious home of a Latter Day Saint by the name of Phillip Lewis.

Here in July,might have been found four men, Addison Pratt, Benjamin Grouard, Noah Rogers, and Knowlton Hanks, Latter Day Saint missionaries bound for the islands of the sea.Hafoka: a missionary tale of the South Sea Islands / by the Rev. Thomas West Wesleyan Mission House London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Polynesia A History of the South Sea Islands, Including New Zealand; With Narrative of the Introduction of Christianity, &C by Michael Russell Under the Southern Cross, or Travels in Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, Samoa, and Other Pacific Islands by Maturin M.

Ballou. The South Sea Islands WHEN Captain Cook, by his voyages, brought to light the exquisite fairyland of the South Sea Islands, and revealed at the same time the abysmal degradation of its inhabitants, he little imagined that he was giving a powerful impulse to Missions.

Journal of voyages and travels by the Rev. Daniel Tyerman and George Bennet, Esq.: deputed from the London missionary society, to visit their various stations in the South sea islands, China, India, &c. between the years and / 53/5(3). His Narrative of Missionary Enterprises in the South Sea Islands was published inand formed an important contribution to our knowledge of the islands with which the author was acquainted.

See Memoir of John Williams, by Ebenezer Prout (London, ); C. Horne, The Story of the L.M.S., pp. Pitcairn Islands Study Center contains the world's largest collection of materials relating to the Mutiny on the Bounty, Captain William Bligh, H.M.S.

Bounty, Pitcairn and Norfolk Islands. The museum-research center is located on the campus of. After centuries of use among the indigenous people of the Marshall Islands, the creation and use of stick charts began to dwindle in the late 19th and early 20th centuries as more modern forms of Author: Eric Grundhauser.

Elder John H. Groberg's remarkable first-person accounts tell the fascinating story of the many years he spent as a missionary, and mission president, on the islands in the South Pacific.

Filled with adventure, romance, danger, and extraordinary faith, take this new eBook bundle with you on all your travels, and find inspiration in the most.

Journal of Voyages and Travels by the Rev. Daniel Tyerman and George Bennet, Esq., Deputed from the London Missionary Society, to Visit Their Various Stations in the South Sea Islands, China, India, &C. Between the Years and Author: Douglas D. Tzan. Whereas the procedure was a puberty initiation rite in the Mangaia Islands (Cook Islands) (Marshall, ), in traditional Hawai‘i, it was a religious rite and de facto acceptance of the young male’s having reached a certain stage of life (Malo,pp.

A Voyage to the South Sea, undertaken by command of His Majesty, for the purpose of conveying the Bread-fruit tree to the West Indies, in His Majesty’s ship The Bounty, commanded by Lieutenant William Bligh.4/5(52). THE STORY OF THE BOOK BY THE EDITORIAL SECRETARY, S.P.G. THE re-discovery of a forgotten book is always of interest: but the nature of the book here reproduced makes it of rare and striking interest.

Two Missionary Voyages is the first-hand story of a pioneer missionary nearly two hundred years ago-one of the many. The newly amped up Voyager of the Seas is packed with more ways to play on your South Pacific getaway. Gear up for a glow-in-the-dark laser tag faceoff in Battle for Planet Z℠ and catch a wave on the FlowRider® surf simulator.

Take a flavor-filled journey to the exotic Far East at Izumi and find your element with rustic Italian dishes served. The United States exploded sixty-six nuclear weapons in the northern Marshall Islands between andincluding the most powerful and contaminating bombs in the history of American testing.

As in Kiribati and the Marshall Islands, colonialism and nuclear testing have gone together in French by: Among the retreats of the Hub, where people of the sea swap lies and chew tobacco, the captain made friends with Duncan and Smith, who were looking for a man well enough versed in South sea navigation to pilot them in a trading schooner among the rocks and coral reefs of the poetic section of the universe.

The romantic myth about the islands is what is conjured up by such phrases as the "South Seas," and the "South PaCific." It is the stuff that movies are made of and the range has been great, from Dorothy Lamour in her sarong of the 's to the third and latest film version of the Size: 1MB.

A Voyage to the South Sea By: William Bligh () Including an account of the Mutiny on board the said ship, and the subsequent voyage of part of the crew, in the ship’s boat, from Tofoa, one of the Friendly Islands, to Timor, a Dutch settlement in the East Indies.

From Australian adventures to South Pacific shore exploring, satisfy your wanderlust onboard Voyager of the Seas®. Roam the Great Barrier Reef.

Claim a slice of paradise in Fuji. Or go wild for locals like the elusive kiwi in New Zealand. All this. “But the more I think about it, I’ve better hope of them,” continued Jack, in a more cheerful tone.

“You see, Ralph, I’ve read a great deal about these South Sea Islands, and I know that in many places they are scattered about in thousands over the sea, so they’re almost sure to fall in with one of them before long.”.Islands in the South Pacific Ocean -2 volumes.

MISSIONARIES. John Williams –*P - A Narrative of Missionary Enterprises in the South Sea Islands William Ellis – *P - Polynesian Researches During A Residence of Nearly Eight Yearsin the Society and Sandwich Islands  Epeli Hau'ofa starts off explaining the two different groups in Oceania that have different amounts of power: those at the top (politicians, bureaucrats, representatives from the military etc.) and "ordinary people" (peasants, the proletariat, etc).

As people who are in the former of the two groups don't pay attention to the other group, much goes unnoticed, which.