Solomon Islanders in World War II an indigenous perspective

The Solomon Islands Campaign of World War II has been the subject of many published historical accounts. Most of these accounts present an 'outsider' perspective with limited reference to the contribution of indigenous Solomon Islanders as coastwatchers, scouts, carriers and labourers unde...

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Main Author: Kwai, Anna Annie
Corporate Author: Australian National University Press
Format: eBook
Published: Acton, ACT, Australia Australian National University Press 2017, [2017]©2017
Series:State, Society and Governance in Melanesia
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-135)
  • Prime Minister Derek Sikua's letter of endorsement of the Solomon Scouts and Coastwatchers Trust
  • Appendix 2: Letter of recognition from President Barack Obama