MicSem Publications

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Christianity and Violence in the Pacific , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Weighs whether Christianity in the Pacific has contributed to or diminished violence in the islands. 2011

The First European Visit to Truk , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Translation from Spanish of the report of the visit of San Lucas in 1564. 1973

Early European Contact with the Western Carolines: 1525-1750 , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Account of Arellano’s stopover in Chuuk in 1565. 1972

Westernization of Truk: A Backward Glance , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

History of Western impact on Chuuk through the 19th century. 1972

In the Wake of Foam and Blood , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Account of hostilities in 1565 between Spanish on the San Lucas and Chuukese people. 1979

The Role of the Beachcombers in the Caroline Islands , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Beachcombers served different functions, depending on the island on which they resided. 1978

A Yankee Trader in Yap: Crayton Philo Holcomb , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

History of the life and work of Holcomb on Yap. 1975

Dumont d’Urville on Truk , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Account of the visit of a French naval expedition to Chuuk in early 19th century. 1974

The Beginnings of Foreign Contact in Truk , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

History of Western impact on Chuuk through the 19th century. 1973

Recolonizing Islands and Decolonizing History , by Francis X. Hezel, SJ

Reflections on the historiography of the Pacific. 1991
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