Missionary life in the southern seas

Paperback | February 4, 2012

byJames Hutton

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1874. Excerpt: ... INDEX. Aa, god of the Rurutuans, 133 Aborima, rocky islet of the Samoan group, 140 Aimeo, one of the Georgian Islands, 19, 20, 30; affecting incident, 37; flotilla aids Fomare, 53; first mis-sionary visit, 56; arrival of refugees from Tahiti, 61; gleam of hope, 63; first chapel, 66; destruction of idols, 68, 69; progress of "the new religion, 75; Mr Ellis and the print-ing-press, 76-79 Aitken, the Rev. Joseph, murdered off Nukupa, 303, 304 Aitutake, how pronounced, 26; effect produced by the mechanic arts, 83; visited by Mr John Williams, 85; discovered by Captain Cook, 90; described, 99; conversion attempted by Papeiha, 99; converted, 101; visited by Messrs Williams and Bourne, 102; idols burnt, 103, 278; Alphabet, the, illustrated, 276 Ambler, escaped convict, at Tonga, 185-187, 191-193 Ambrym, or Chinambrym, one of the New Hebrides, 250 American missionaries, 179, 180 Amsterdam, see Tonga Aneiteum, one of the New Hebrides, 251, 252; described, 253; slow pro-gress, 254, 255; female suicide, 256; converted, 258; calamities, 258, 275-277 Apee, one of the New Hebrides, 251 Apela, Samoan teacher, murdered in Futuna, 252 Apia, one of the Samoan group, 281 Archibald, Mr, teacher at Aneiteum, 255, 256 Archipelago, Low, or Dangerous, 165; partially converted, 165 Ardeo, or Mua, district in Tonga, 192, 193 Areois, peculiar institution in the Georgian and Society Islands, 38-40; molest the missionaries, 56 Ata, chief of Hihifo, 197 Atata, one of the Friendly Islands, 194 Atehuru, district in Tahiti, 51; hu-man sacrifices, 52; custody of god Oro, 52; devastation of Pare, 53; massacre of women and children, 55; ravaged by Pomare II., 60 Atiu, one of Cook's Islands, 90; de-scribed, 104; visited by Society Islanders, 104; ill-treatment of teachers, 105; conversion of...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1874. Excerpt: ... INDEX. Aa, god of the Rurutuans, 133 Aborima, rocky islet of the Samoan group, 140 Aimeo, one of the Georgian Islands, 19, 20,...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:126 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.27 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217785662

ISBN - 13:9780217785662

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