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Islands of History by Marshall Sahlins
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Nov 03, 2007

bookshelves: science

I missed the review on the back cover which says 'opaque'.
Interesting but obscure academic trivia throughout.
?Why did the Hawaiians throw the women at foreign sailors?
They thought they were gods of their legend. Next chapter.

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message 1: by Mike (new) - added it

Mike That's not actually even close to what Sahlins says, but nice try.

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Steven Monrad Sarcasm intended to keep my friends away, you're welcome to him.

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