Missions | Vanuatu

Missionary Tours in the New Hebrides – Maurice Frater

Maurice Frater [1873-1941] recounts his experiences as a missionary in the Islands of the New Hebrides – now Vanuatu. My thanks to Redcliffe College for making a copy of this public domain book available for digitisation. Maurice Frater [1873-1941], Midst Volcanic Fires. An Account of Missionary Tours Among the Volcanic Islands of the New Hebrides…

Oceania | Oscar Michelsen | Vanuatu

Misi by Rev. Oscar Michelsen

Oscar Michelsen [1844-1936] was a Norwegian pioneer missionary in the islands of the New Hebrides (now Vanuata) in the Pacific Ocean. In this book he tells the story of his work there, which led to the transformation of the islands. My thanks to Redcliffe College for making a copy of this public domain title available…

Fiji | Papua New Guinea | Patteson, John Coleridge | Solomon Islands | Vanuatu

Patteson of the Isles by Mary H. Debenham

Mary H. Debenham’s short biography of the great South Sea missionary John Coleridge Patteson [1827-1871] entered the public domain this year. My thanks to Redcliffe College for providing a copy of the book for digitisation. Mary H. Debenham [1864-1947], Patteson of the Isles. London: Oxford University Press, 1921. Hbk. pp.160. [Click to visit the download…

Fiji | Papua New Guinea | Patteson, John Coleridge | Solomon Islands | Vanuatu

Patteson of Melanesia by Frank H.L. Paton

Frank Paton retells the life story of John Coleridge Patteson [1827-1871] the missionary bishop of Melanesia for a new generation of readers. My thanks to Redcliffe College for providing me with a copy of the book to scan. This title is in the Public Domain. Frank H.L. Paton [1870-1938], Patteson of Melanesia. A Brief Life…