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" The canoes of the Sandwich Islands far surpassed any that we had seen in other parts of the world? not only in solidity and strength, but in the neatness and skill of workmanship. These canoes are so well calculated for speed, that we have seen the natives... "
A Voyage Round the World: In the Years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804, in ... - Page 68
by John Turnbull - 1805
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The Analectic Magazine, to which is Added, an Appendix of Official ..., Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1813
...stand in need of it, with an ingenuity surpassing what might be expected under such circumstances. The canoes of the Sandwich Islands far surpassed any...them along, with their short paddles, at the rate >f eleven or twelve miles an hour, and fairly run them under A-ater. Vol. II. 2D ED. 53 They are already...
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Analectic Magazine: Comprising Original Reviews, Biography, Analytical ...

1813
...stand in need of it, with an ingenuity surpassing what might be expected under such circumstances. The canoes of the Sandwich Islands far surpassed any...of the world ; not only in solidity and strength, b0l in the neatness and skill of workmanship. These canoes are so well calculated for speed, that we...
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The Edinburgh gazetteer, or, Geographical dictionary

Edinburgh gazetteer - 1822
...under such circumstances. The canoes of llio Sandwich islands far surpassed any that captain Turnbull had seen in other parts of the world, not only in...These canoes are so well calculated for speed, that the natives can work them along with their short paddles, at the rate of 1 1 or 12 miles an hour, and...
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The Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary ..., Volume 5

Geography - 1822
...under such circumstances. The canoes of the Sandwich islands far surpassed any that c.iptain Turnbull had seen in other parts of the world, not only in...These canoes are so well calculated for speed, that the natives can work them along with their short paddles, at the rate of 11 or 1! miles an hour,...
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