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2015-05-04 04:20:24

SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- InterOil Corporation (NYSE, POMSoX: IOC) will release its financial and operating results for the

2015-04-30 20:20:57

787-9s key in airline's growth PAPEETE, Tahiti, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air Tahiti Nui have finalized an order for two 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at $514

2015-04-27 12:28:32

SYDNEY, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Premier of the Australian state of New South Wales, Mike Baird today welcomed the announcement that one of America's top rating morning shows NBC's

2015-04-22 20:21:15

TETIAROA, French Polynesia, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brando, an environmentally-friendly, luxury resort on French Polynesia's breathtakingly beautiful private atoll of Tetiaroa,

pacific islands
2015-04-22 10:53:13

Between 3,500 and 900 years ago, people first settled the islands of the vast Pacific Ocean in double-hulled and outrigger canoes. Many scientists have tried to explain just what made these epic journeys possible. University of Utah anthropologist Adrian Bell tackled the problem from a completely new perspective. He used statistics that describe how an infectious disease spreads and applied them to computer simulations of the colonization of 24 major island groups.

2015-03-26 12:21:33

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynden Air Cargo's L-100 Hercules aircraft is being put to use flying relief supplies to Vanuatu after Tropical Cyclone Pam devastated the South

2015-02-27 04:20:34

SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Feb.

2015-02-18 23:08:28

Retaining their position as one of the prominent providers of accommodation solutions in Melbourne, City Edge Apartment Hotels is now offering budget accommodation in Melbourne for the month of

2015-02-17 04:21:33

PERTH, Australia, Feb.

2015-02-05 23:00:26

For Homeowners Who Are Frustrated by the Often Slow Process of Gathering Quotes for Remodel Projects, the Newly Re-branded Smith App Will Help them Get 3 Estimates Within 24 Hours San


Latest Geography of Oceania Reference Libraries

Pinnacles National Park
2013-04-24 16:46:42

Pinnacles National Park is located in the state of California in the United States. The park is comprised of 26,606 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native American tribes including the Ohlone people. When Spanish explorers arrived in the area, they brought diseases that nearly wiped out all of the Ohlone people, leaving the area uninhabited until Anglo-Americans arrived in 1865. By the 1880’s, visitors like picnickers and explorers began moving into the area, with the first...

Pacific Rim
2013-02-19 13:33:00

The Pacific Rim is a reference to places around the edge of Pacific Ocean. The term Pacific Basin includes the Pacific Rim and the islands within the Pacific Ocean. It roughly overlaps with the geologic Pacific Ring of Fire. These countries are generally considered to be a part of the Pacific Rim, since they lie along the Pacific Ocean: North/East Asia Russia, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand,...

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prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.