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- n. any islands in the southern or southwestern of central parts of the Pacific Ocean
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After describing an interview with an American captain, he continues: ” 'Reports are rife of a semi-legalised slave-trading between the South Sea Islands and New Caledonia and the white settlers in Fiji.
It then embraces the South Sea Islands and the New World where, at the time of its discovery, Sotadic love was, with some exceptions, an established racial institution.