Excerpt from Polynesian Researches, Vol. 3: During a Residence of Nearly Eight Years in the Society and Sandwich Islands
Tahiti - Their reception of Christianity - The number and situation of the Marquesas - Their appearance and productions - Population, dress, and figure of ... the natives - Tattooing - Disposition - Government - War and can nibalism - Attempts to introduce Christianity among their inhabitants Pitcaim's Island - Descendants of the mutineers of the Bounty - Waihu or Easter Island - Cape Horn - Juan Fernandez - ~alexander Selkirk.
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