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French explorer who circumnavigated the globe accompanied by scientists (1729-1811)

the largest of the Solomon Islands

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Enjoy four-star luxury at the Iberostar Bouganville Hotel
In the Asia-Pacific region geological and geographic forces are the most likely agents of major emergencies, although armed conflict has lead to recent emergencies in the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Timor Leste, Bouganville, and Fiji.
Another area of research opened up by a concern with state ritual is the treatment of soldiers killed during the Bouganville war--where I work some Gogodala soldiers were buried in the government station at Balimo.
Six of my platoon were to go with me, Corporal Gani of Morobe, Kaiolong of Gasmata, Kopene of Bouganville, Girae of Chimbu and Pulei of Manus Is.
'He stopped Jeffrey Koresong of Bouganville in his first fight and Aussie opponent Casey Thomson lasted less than a round in the semis.
They traced a path across the Pacific with bases in the New Hebrides, Bouganville, and Tinian, flying strikes against Rabaul, Bouganville, and the Buka Passage, and flying patrols over the Marianas and Iwo Jima.
Two local Volunteer Service Abroad volunteers, Laboratory technician Henry Hole and his partner Jenny, presented slides and an interesting talk on their two years spent working in Bouganville.
FACTFILE: Thomson Beach Breaks has a three-night holiday at Hotel Bouganville Playa for pounds 299pp, based on two adults sharing a room on half-board departing next month.
The nearby Hotel Iberostar Bouganville costs from pounds 394pp (child pounds 224) for a week on half-board.
(34) By then, the admiral's remains, which had been recovered on Bouganville and cremated shortly after the crash, had arrived in the Japanese capital aboard a ship.
With an influx of arms left over from the Bouganville crisis, it is only a matter of time before the powder keg explodes.
Included in this price is halfboard single room accommodation at the four-star Hotel Iberostar Bouganville Playa (with festive meals), return scheduled flight from Gatwick plus the services of an accompanying Solo's tour manager.