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archipelago a set of closely grouped islands
Oceania the group of islandsin the Pacific, including Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia
high island Pacific islnds created by volcanoes
low island Pacific islands made by coral reefs
Great Barrier Reef a 1250-mile chain of more than 2500 reefs and islands along Australias northeast coast, containing some 400 species of coral
outback the dry, unpopulated region of Australia
voyaging canoe a large ship developed by Pacific islandeers to sail the ocean
outrigger canoe a small ship used in the lagoons of islands where pacific islanders settled
atoll a ringlike coral island or string of small island surrounding a lagoon
Bikini Atoll the isolated reef located in the Marshall islands of the central pacific that was he site of the U.S. nuclear bomb tests, consequently contaminating the atoll with high levels of radiation and driving its inhabitants away
mandala in Tibetan Buddhism a geometric design that symbolizes the universe and aids in meditation
Khmer Empire a powerful empire that lasted roughly from the 9th to the 15th centuries in what is now cambodia
Vietnam War
subsistence activities
penal colony
Aboriginal people
Treaty of Waitangi
Stolen Generation
Land Rights Act of 1976
Mabo Case
pastoral leases
Wik Case
push-pull factors
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