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The South Pacific has been neglected in discussions and assessments of world architecture – but there is architecture to discover on these islands of palms and cloudless skies. Architectural historian Bill McKay and photographer Jason Mann decided it is time to.
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Oceania is the name of the region consisting of island groups within the Central and South Pacific Ocean. It spans over million square miles ( million sq km). Some of the countries included in Oceania are Australia, New Zealand, Tuvalu, Samoa, Tonga, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Fiji, Palau, Micronesia, the Marshall.
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