The fatal impact

the invasion of the South Pacific, 1767-1840
  • 252 Pages
  • 1.50 MB
  • 6723 Downloads
  • English
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Harper & Row , New York
Tahiti -- Discovery and exploration., Australia -- Discovery and exploration., Antarctica -- Discovery and explora
StatementAlan Moorehead.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU20
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20944532M
ISBN 10006015800X
OCLC/WorldCa15284468

The Fatal Impact book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Moorehead has followed up his fascinating trek into Africa (The Bl 4/5. Alan Moorhead's book is a tragic and classic account of the desperate impact that european arrival in the south seas had on the lives of the local inhabitants - and to a lesser extent The fatal impact book vice versa.

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It has 44 poems in you buy this book. Moorehead has followed up his fascinating trek into Africa (see The Blue Nile and The White Nile), with a short, but equally elegant ""account of the invasion of the South Pacific, "" The hero here, of course, is Captain James Cook, with Moorehead concentrating on the voyage to Tahiti, New Zealand and Australia, and the later exploration of the Antarctic Circle and the South Pole.

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Alan Moorehead's The Fatal Impact is a surprisingly readable book on a pretty depressing subject. He takes as his theme the voyages of Captain James Cook, exploring how the contact they initiated triggered profound changes in the South Seas in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Moorehead's book is split into three distinct sections - Tahiti. A wonderfully written book that is both clear headed and compassionate about the impact on indigenous peoples caused by the arrival of technologically advanced cultures.

I love Moorehead's prose. He tells stories wonderfully well including a tangential one here of Eyre's epic track across the Great Bight and his fortuitous meeting with the ship /5(2). Fatal Impact (fatalimpact)'s profile on Myspace, the place where people come to connect, discover, and share.

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I grew up in the Midwest and began writing fiction in second grade. But winters were cold, so I moved to Dallas to attend Southern Methodist University. While studying business at SMU, one of my short stories was published in 'Criteria', a journal of exemplary Freshman writing. Years later, I returned to my Alma Mater to take several creative.