Pursuing Respect in the Cannibal Isles: Americans in Nineteenth-Century Fiji (United States in the World) (Paperback)
About the Author
Nancy Shoemaker of the University of Connecticut is a historian of Native American history. Her books include A Strange Likeness, Native American Whalemen and the World, and an edited collection of historical documents and oral histories called Living with Whales. While investigating whaling history, she broadened her interests to include the history of the US in the world, especially in the Pacific.