Grand Duke Alexander Island
Rakahanga is part of the Cook Islands, lying in the central-southern Pacific Ocean. The unspoilt atoll is 1,248 kilometres from the Cook Islands capital, Rarotonga, and lies 1,111 kilometres from the equator. Its nearest neighbour is Manihiki which is just 44 kilometres away. Rakahanga's population is 127 people on 4 km2.

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Grand Duke Alexander Mihailovich of Russia, Александр Михайлович Aleksandr Mihailovich (13 April 1866 – 26 February 1933) was a dynast of the Russian ...
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Rakahanga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He took its coordinates and charted its position with accuracy; he named this atoll "Grand Duke Alexander Island", after Grand Duke Alexander Nikolaievich who ...
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Rakahanga Atoll (atoll, Cook Islands, Pacific Ocean) -- Encyclopedia ...
Rakahanga has also been known as Grand Duke Alexander, Reirson, and Little Ganges Island. Coconuts are the staple diet and provide copra for export.
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Karl Alexander Island - Franz-Joseph-Land
Karl Alexander Island - Franz-Josef-Land ... sponsor and supporter of the expedition Großherzog (Grand Duke) Karl Alexander von Sachsen-Weimar- Eisenach.
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Rakahanga - What is there to do in the Cook Islands, List of all ...
Other crew members gave the island names ranging from Pilgrim to Slaughter. In 1820 Russians named it Grand Duke Alexander Island and Americans called it ...
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Grand Duchess Xenia and Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich, PART II ...
Grand Duchess Xenia and Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich, PART II ... Sandro once thought about running away with his mistress to live in an island. That is ...
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Rakahanga, Cook Islands - Pacific Island Travel
Other crew members gave the island names ranging from Pilgrim to Slaughter. In 1820 Russians named it Grand Duke Alexander Island and Americans called it ...
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Rakahanga Island - Jane's Oceania Home Page
He named the island the Russian equivalent of "Grand Duke Alexander Island." In October, 1822, Captain Patrickson sighted the island from the American ship ...
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95 F672 Russian Grand Duke Alexis, son of Czar Alexander II, toured the US in 1871-72. Custer, Cody, and Grand Duke Alexis; historical archaeology of the ...
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From there he sailed to Constantinople, Athens and the Azore Islands On the return ... It was only in 1883, that Alexander III, the Grand Duke's elder brother, ...
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Ships of Discovery and Exploration
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Lincoln P. Paine, 2000
En route back to Port Jackson, the Russians discovered and named Lazarev ( Matahiva), Vostok, and the Grand Duke Alexander Islands, among others. Repairs to the masts and rigging kept the ships in port for seven weeks, and it was not ...
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Custer, Cody, and Grand Duke Alexis: Historical Archaeology of the Royal Buffalo Hunt
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On a chilly January morning in 1872, a special visitor arrived by train in North Platte, Nebraska. Grand Duke Alexis of Russia had already seen the cities and sights of the East—New York, Washington, and Niagara Falls—and now the young nobleman was about to enjoy a western adventure: a grand buffalo hunt. His host would be General Philip Sheridan, ...
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