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The most powerful, influential and gifted men and women throughout the South & Central Pacific!
Who's Who in the Pacific compiles information on thousands of notable Pacific Islanders. Additionally, this publication provides you with historical background information on this strategically important region as well as comprehensive details and analyses on each of the Pacific states.
People, Power and Prestige in Oceania - your source for reliable information is found in Who's Who in the Pacific.
In addition to the biographical coverage, this publication provides informed insights into Pacific life, the Pacific states, their historical roots and the various Pacific cultures.
Part I: Biographical Section
This section sets out precise biographical details on thousands of eminent individuals from every sphere of activity - royalty, politics, the diplomatic service, the military, administration, science, legal professions, finance, arts, education, music, medicine, literature and the world of entertainment etc.
Part II: Surveys of the Pacific Countries
In this section you can find details on the Pacific countries in a matter of seconds. It gives you a country-by-country breakdown of the following subjects - geography, history, constitution, economy and culture.
Who’s Who in the Pacific includes up-to-date:
- Biographies of the most influential men and women in the Pacific States.
- Entries are included on merit, achievement and for their continuing interest and importance.
- Each biography includes details of; nationality, date and place of birth, education, marital and family details, past career and current position, honours, awards and publications, leisure interests and contact details.
American Samoa, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Tokelau Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and the Wallis & Futuna Islands.
Who’s Who in the Pacific will be of special interest to public and academic libraries, international organisations, embassies, businesses, the media, scientific and professional bodies and anyone with an interest in the Pacific.
Index of biographies by profession and by country
Indices by country and profession supplement the biographical section.
Book, PDF or CD-Rom. 500 pages
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