Open Access Articles- Top Results for Tabar Island

Tabar Island

Tabar Island is an island of the Tabar Group of Papua New Guinea, located to the east of New Ireland. It is inhabited by the Tabar people.[1] Carl Emil Pettersson, a Swedish sailor who was shipwrecked and landed on the island in 1904, became its king (nicknamed "Strong Charly") after his marriage to the daughter of a local chief.[2]


  1. Slone, Thomas H. (1 September 2001). One Thousand One Papua New Guinean Nights: Folktales from Wantok Newspapers: Volume 1 Tales from 1972-1985. Masalai Press. p. 148. ISBN 978-0-9714127-0-5. Retrieved 31 December 2012. 
  2. Weidermann, Volker (16 May 2004). "Pippi Langstrumpfs Vater: Knallkuß aus einer fernen Welt". Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (in German). Retrieved 22 January 2013. 

Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Buffer' not found.

Coordinates: 2°55′S 152°01′E / 2.917°S 152.017°E / -2.917; 152.017{{#coordinates:2|55|S|152|01|E|region:PG_type:isle_source:GNS-enwiki|| |primary |name= }}