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Pacific region

Royal Commonwealth Society. Library

Pacific region

a bibliography of the Pacific and East Indian islands, exclusive of Japan. By Evans Lewin, M.B.E., librarian of the Royal empire society.

by Royal Commonwealth Society. Library

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Published by Royal Empire Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islands of the Pacific -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRoyal empire society bibliographies. (No. 11)
    ContributionsLewin, Evans, 1876-1955.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ4501 R65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17204670M

      One of Library Journal’s 10 Best Books of Following his acclaimed Atlantic and The Men Who United the States, New York Times bestselling author Simon Winchester offers an enthralling biography of the Pacific Ocean and its role in the modern world, exploring our relationship with this imposing force of nature.. As the Mediterranean shaped the classical world, and the Atlantic . Historically the Pacific Region operated three Regional Fish Health Centers, but in the laboratory functions of these Centers were consolidated and collectively renamed the “Pacific Region Fish Health Program.” The program is managed by Dr. Andrew E. Goodwin.

    The Second Water Utilities Data Book for the Asian and Pacific Region builds on our experience from the first Data Book. It provides information from 50 water utilities in 31 DMCs and is based largely on data. Additional features include the results of consumer surveys, a section on private sector participation, comparisons with information in the first Data Book, and greater analytical Cited by: Since the PNBA has presented annual awards to recognize excellence in writing from the Pacific Northwest. Rather than soliciting nominations for specific categories, we simply require that the author and/or illustrator reside within the PNBA region (Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Montana, Idaho and British Columbia) and that the book be published within the current eligibility period.

    On Jan. 20, , the Defense Department transmitted to Congress the independent review of U.S. Defense Strategy in the Indo-Pacific region conducted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies. The report was commissioned as a requirement of Section of the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year "This is a timely, comprehensive and highly readable introduction to security in the Asia Pacific region. It will serve as an invaluable tool for teaching, research and policy debates on the challenges facing the region and how to address them."— "This is an excellent text book on Asia-Pacific security, combining theoretical and policy.


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