Oosterdam Reading List:
March 17->31, 2012
San Diego to the Hawai'ian Islands and Return

Dr. Charlie Urbanowicz /Professor Emeritus of Anthropology
California State University, Chico / Chico, California 95929-0400
email: curbanowicz@csuchico.edu OR csurbanowicz@gmail.com

This is a March 2012 Reading List for the Oosterdam cruise} March 17, 2012 to March 31, 2012, San Diego to the Hawai'ian Islands (Hilo, Honolulu, Kauai, and Lahaina) and return to San Diego. For a much lengthier list of references, from which this page was created, please see: http://www.csuchico.edu/~curban/CruiseReferences.html

Laurence Bergreen, 2003, Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (NY: W. Morrow).

James Bradley, 2010, The Imperial Cruise: A Secret History of Empire and War (Little Brown).

Richard Bretell et al., 1988, The Art of Paul Gauguin (Washington: The National Gallery of Art).

Stephen H. Brown, 2003, Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner, and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail (NY: St. Martin's Press). [Self-evident from title.] [This item, combined with Sobel 1995, provides excellent background for the problems of the navigators of the times.]

John Costello, 1981, The Pacific War 1941-1945 (NY: HarperCollins).

Paul Gauguin, 1897 [1901], Noa Noa (Translated from the French by P.F. Theis) (NY: The Noonday Press, 1951). [Gauguin's published journal of his initial stay in Tahiti, 1891-1893.]

K. R. Howe [Editor], 2006, Vaka Moana: Voyages of the Ancestors [Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press].

Richard H. Minear, 1999, Dr. Seuss Goes To War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel (NY: The New Press). [Self-evident from title.]

Ienaga Saburo, 1968 [1978 English translation], The Pacific War, 1931-1945: A Critical Perspective on Japan's Role in World War II (NY: Pantheon Books).

MacKinnon Simpson, 2008, Hawai'i Homefront: Life in the Islands During World War II (Honolulu).

Dana Sobel, 1995, Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time (NY: Penguin Books). [This item, combined with Brown 2003, provides excellent background for the problems of the navigators of the times.]

Charles F. Urbanowicz, 1991, Prelude to Pearl Harbor: Operation Hawai'i. http://www.csuchico.edu/~curban/OperationHawaii.pdf.

Charles F. Urbanowicz, 2004a, Mapping The Islands of the Pacific: Islanders and Others (Including Cook and Darwin). http://www.csuchico.edu/~curbanowicz/PacificWAMLApril2004.html

Charles F. Urbanowicz, 2004b, The Darwin Project: 1996 to 2004! http://www.csuchico.edu/~curban/CELTOctober2004Darwin.html

Charles F. Urbanowicz, 2005, World War II Ends! http://www.csuchico.edu/~curban/WorldWarIIEnds2005.html

Emily Yellin, 2004, Our Mothers' War: American Women At Home And At The Front During World War II (NY: Free Press).


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17 March 2012 by CFU


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