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1896-1897 (Forel 1901) India 1902 (Forel 1903) Easter Island 1916-1917 (Wheeler 1922) Marquesas Islands 1927 (Seifert 2003) Society Islands 1928 (Seifert 2003) Line Islands, Kiribati 1934 (Wheeler 1936) Mariana Islands 1946 (Clouse 2007) FS Micronesia 1950 (Clouse 2007) Japan 1952 (Seifert 2003) Palau 1952 (Clouse 2007) Line Islands, US 1952 (Clouse 2007) Indonesia 1959 (J.
A famous example of a tableau tifaifai is Aline Amaru's 1991 The Pomare Family, a representation of monarchs of the Society Islands from 1743 to 1891, now owned by the Queensland Art Gallery.
In the Society Islands this seasonal ritual was termed 'pa'iatua' (literally, god-wrapping) while in the Southern Cook Islands it was termed 'takurua' (Sissons 1989: 343-4; Siikala 1991:117).
Keywords: marae, Society Islands, evolution of social complexity, ideology, ritual landscapes
Tupaia came from Raiatea in the Society Islands, where he was a high priest of the ascendant cult of the war god Oro.
Then we sailed to the neighbouring Society Islands of Moorea, Huahine, Ralatea, Tahaa and Bora Bora, each a gem with a mountainous jewel in the middle, set in drapes of lush green, home to rushing waterfalls, haven for wild boar in the deep valleys, and all ringed by necklaces of little coral atolls encircling the narrow sandy beaches.
Also, the scientists say, the Tuamotus and the nearby Society Islands "could be approached from all quarters and were thus probably important in Polynesian trade.
Comparisons of the Tuamotu adzes with these rocks showed that all but one came from surrounding island groups, such as the Marquesas, Pitcairn, Austral, and Society Islands.
For instance, we are not told that the LMS missionaries in the Windward and Leeward Society Islands did not coordinate their efforts, so that rival teachers were appointed to the same islands, and that the Tahitian king also sent out his own agents.
They also celebrated with a cruise from Hawaii to the Society Islands and Tahiti.
Bora Bora, yet another of the Society Islands, is equally as beautiful.
This study revises the status of crab spiders (Araneae, Thomisidae) endemic to the Society Islands, a volcanic archipelago situated in the southern Pacific Ocean.

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