0
Your cart

Your cart is empty

Books

Not currently available

States of Palau - Koror, Ngaraard, Kayangel, Hatohobei, Sonsorol, Peleliu, Angaur, Aimeliik, ISO 3166-2: PW, Ngardmau, Ngarchelong, Ngiwal, Airai (Paperback) Loot Price: R261 Discovery Miles 2 610
States of Palau - Koror, Ngaraard, Kayangel, Hatohobei, Sonsorol, Peleliu, Angaur, Aimeliik, ISO 3166-2: PW, Ngardmau,...
States of Palau - Koror, Ngaraard, Kayangel, Hatohobei, Sonsorol, Peleliu, Angaur, Aimeliik, ISO 3166-2: PW, Ngardmau,...

Share your images

States of Palau - Koror, Ngaraard, Kayangel, Hatohobei, Sonsorol, Peleliu, Angaur, Aimeliik, ISO 3166-2: PW, Ngardmau, Ngarchelong, Ngiwal, Airai (Paperback)

Books Llc; Created by Books Llc

 (sign in to rate)
Loot Price R261 Discovery Miles 2 610

Bookmark and Share

Supplier out of stock. If you add it to your wishlist we will send you an email should it become available again.

Chapters: Koror, Ngaraard, Kayangel, Hatohobei, Sonsorol, Peleliu, Angaur, Aimeliik, Iso 3166-2: pw, Ngardmau, Ngarchelong, Ngiwal, Airai, Ngaremlengui, Ngchesar, Ngatpang. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 53. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Ngaraard is the eighth state of the Republic of Palau, and was originally named Kerradel. Ngaraard is located on the northern tip of Babeldaob directly adjacent to Ngarchelong state. There are five hamlets in Ngaraard, including Choll, Elab, Ngebuked, Ngkeklau and the state capital, Ulimang, located on the eastern shore of the state. Previously, the capital of Ngaraard was the village of Ngebuked, where the traditional leader of the state, Maderangebuked, lived and reigned. There is a saying in Ngaraard, A rengud a dokngei, meaning "everyone works together as one in spirit and in the heart." Ngaraard's history can be divided into four eras corresponding to Spanish, German and Japanese domination up to World War II. During the Spanish era a priest named Father Luis lived in Elab teaching Christianity. However, the people from Ngaraard did not accept Christianity, so he went to Melekeok to Chief Reklai, but no one there accepted it either, so he left for Ngchesar. On his way to Ngchesar, he became lost and fell ill. Chief Reklai heard about Father Luis so he sent people to look for him. They found Father Luis very sick, and the Melekeokians cared for him until he died. He was buried crosswise, unlike everyone else at the Uudes burial ground. During the German era, the Germans passed laws that Palauans must work to grow various plants, those refusing would be sent to Ngebuked for imprisonment. This is one reasons explaining the many coconuts in Palau. Germans also outlawed marriage and any religion except Catholicism. Some people of Ngaraard move...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=12246

General

Imprint: Books + Company
Country of origin: United States
Release date: September 2010
First published: September 2010
Editors: Books Llc
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 54
ISBN-13: 978-1-157-71057-8
Barcode: 9781157710578
Categories: Books
Promotions
LSN: 1-157-71057-3

Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate? Let us know about it.

Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Send us a new image.

Is this product missing categories? Add more categories.

Review This Product

No reviews yet - be the first to create one!

Loyalty partners