1994 (Volume 8)

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Rapa Nui Journal March 1994 Vol. 8(1)

Obituary: Carlyle Shreeve Smith (1915-1993)

George W. Gill
pp. 1-4

A reply to Bahn and Flenley on Easter Island prehistory

Robert Langdon
pp. 5-10

Reply to Robert Langdon

Paul G. Bahn, John Flenley
pp. 11-12

The impact of late Holocene climate change on Polynesia

Ben Finney
pp. 13-15

On the settlement of Easter Island: In response to Paul Bahn

George W. Gill
pp. 16-18

Review: Aventuras en Isla de Pascua, by Juan Grau

William Liller
p. 18

Review: l’île de Pâques et la plume du dieu-oiseau, by Jöel Cuénot

Paul G. Bahn
p. 19

Publications

p. 19-20

What’s new in Polynesia
p. 21

What’s new in Hanga Roa

pp. 21-23

International news

p. 24

Letters to the Editor/Easter Island Foundation news

p. 25

Rapa Nui Journal June 1994 Vol. 8(2)

Ka Pae Ki‘i Mahu o Wailua: The petroglyphs of Wailua, district of Lihu‘e, Island of Kaua‘i. Site 50-30-08-105A

William K. Kikuchi
pp. 27-32

Polynesian-South America round trip canoe voyages

Ben Finney
pp. 33-35

Rapanui Interpretation of Written Numerals by the Spanish in 1770

Francisco Mellén Blanco
pp. 37-39

Celibate settlers and forgetful fishermen: a reply to George Gill

Paul G. Bahn
p. 40

Orongo ceremonial center: Past, present and future

Robert R. Koll
pp. 41-45

What’s new in Polynesia

p. 45

What’s new in Hanga Roa

pp. 46-47

International news

p. 48

Letter to the Editor: The origins of the illustrations in Thomson’s report of 1891

Robert Langdon
pp. 49-51

Review: Nomads of the wind: A natural history of Polynesia, by Peter Crawford

Georgia Lee
p .52

Comment on Easter Island as an object of economic anthropology, by W. Wilfried Schuhmacher

Grant McCall
pp. 52-55

Review: “The Terra-X series” [television]

Paul G. Bahn
p. 55

Review: Ceremonial stone structures: The archaeology and ethnohistory of the marae complex in the Society Islands, French Polynesia, by Paul Wallin

William Liller
p. 56

Review: Early observations on Marquesan culture 1595-1813, by Edwin N. Ferdon Jr.

Robert Langdon
p. 57

Review: Ka‘Ara te Mata!

Steven R. Fischer
pp. 56-57

Publications

pp. 57-59

Easter Island Foundation news

p. 59

Rapa Nui Journal September 1994 Vol. 8(3)

Reflections on the use of Thespesia populnea as wood for carvings on Easter Island

Catherine Orliac
pp. 61-62

Ship’s surgeon R. Guthrie’s account of a calling at Rapanui aboard HMS Seringapatam on 6 March 1830 [Part I]

Steven R. Fischer
pp. 63-66

Austronesian megalith transport today: No hypotheses, just fact-figures-photographs

Herbert von Saher
pp. 67-70

The area of Rapa Nui

Lehman L. Henry
pp. 71-73

Further thoughts on the terms hanau eepe and hanau momoko, and why they should mean “long ears” and “short ears”: Reply to Emily Mulloy

Robert Langdon
p. 75-78

“Ghosts and remains of a well-sailed ship”

Leendert Roggeveen
pp. 79-80

What’s new in Hanga Roa

p. 81-82

International news

p. 82

Review: Rapa Nui-Die Osterinsel. Alltag und Mythos des Eentlegensten Eilands der Welt, by Peter Leopold & Ricard Herrgott

Editors
p. 82

Review: Ahu – the ceremonial stone structures of Easter Island: Analyses of variation and interpretation of meanings, by Helene Martinsson-Wallin

William Liller
p. 83

Review: Nomads of the wind [film]

Georgia Lee
p. 83

Review: The evolution and organization of prehistoric society in Polynesia, by Michael W. Graves and Roger C. Green (eds.)

William D. Hyder
pp. 83-84

Review: Big Island of Hawaii handbook, including Hawaii volcanoes National Park, The Kona coast, and Waipio Valley, by J.D. Bisignani

Georgia Lee
pp. 84-85

Review: Rapa Nui: The Easter Island legend on film, by Kevin Reynolds

Frank G. Bock
pp. 85-86

Review: Die Osterinsel [film]

Steven R. Fischer
p. 86

Easter Island Foundation news

p. 86-87

Publications

p. 88

Letters to the Editor

p. 88-89

Letter to the Editor: The untold story of those Thomson plates

Langdon, Robert
pp. 89-90

Rapa Nui Journal December 1994 Vol. 8(4)

Rapanui wicker figures and their names

Irina K. Fedorova
pp. 91-94

The complete journal of captain Cornelis Bouman, master of the ship Theinhoven, forming part of the fleet of Jacob Roggeveen, from 31 March to 13 April 1722 during their stay around Easter Island

Herbert von Saher
pp. 95-100

A microwear analysis of tools from site 10-241, Easter Island – an inland processing site

Flora Church, Julia Rigney
pp. 101-105

Ship’s surgeon R. Guthrie’s account of a calling at Rapanui aboard HMS Seringapatam on 6 March 1830 [Part II]

Steven R. Fischer
p. 106

Easter Island Foundation news

p. 106

The silent cannon of Takapoto

Leendert Roggeveen
pp. 107-108

Review: Rapanui: Tradition and survival on Easter Island, by Grant McCall

William Liller
p. 109

Review: Bradshaws: Ancient rock paintings of North-West Australia, by Grahame L. Walsh

Georgia Lee
pp. 109-110

Review: HMS Topaze on Easter Island, Hoa Hakananai‘a and five other museum sculptures in archaeological context, by Jo Anne Van Tilburg

Michel Orliac
p. 111

Review: Rapa-Nui [film]

James Hynes
pp. 111-115

What’s new in Polynesia

p. 116

What’s new in Hanga Roa

p. 116-117

International news

pp. 117-118

Letters to the Editor

p. 119

Publications

pp. 119-120