EAnotes

Posts Tagged ‘Mysterious Polynesia’

Adventures in Bookland: Mysterious Polynesia

Thursday, December 19th, 2019

A good, fairly short introduction to Polynesia: its discovery by Europeans in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, and the mythologies of the Polynesian peoples. It would have been good to have more on how the Polynesians managed to navigate their way around the world’s largest ocean though.