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Maritime history and archaeology of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Toni Carrell

Maritime history and archaeology of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

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Published by U.S. National Park Service in [Northern Mariana Islands] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navigation,
  • Antiquities,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 521-523).

    Statementby Toni L. Carrell, editor
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU645 .M37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 526, [16] p. :
    Number of Pages526
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25289295M
    LC Control Number2011507943

    Northern Mariana Islands (märēä`nä), officially Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, a self-governing entity in association with the United States ( est. pop. 55,), c sq mi ( sq km), comprising 16 islands (6 inhabited) of the Marianas chain (all except Guam Guam, Chamorro Guåhan, officially Territory of Guam, the largest, most populous, and southernmost of the. DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY COMMONWEALTH OF THE NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS Jose M. Sablan Building Caller Box Susupe, Saipan, MP Telephone: () (24 Hours) Facsimile: ()


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Chamorro, related to Indonesian, is the principal language. Saipan, the capital of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) and the largest and most populated island, is 19 km long by 9 km wide and is fringed by a barrier reef on its western side which creates a large, shallow lagoon (Fig.

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The mile long Mariana Island archipelago includes 14 islands within the U.S. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands located in the Western Pacific. The Mariana Islands are the closest Pacific island chain to Japan, approximately 1, miles from Tokyo or slightly less than 3½ hours by air.

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