Hawaii And Its People

Author: A. Grove Day
Publisher: Mutual Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781566477055
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Hawaii And Its People from the Author: A. Grove Day.

Hawaii And Its People The Land Of Rainbow And Palm

Author: Alexander Stevenson Twombly
Publisher: Smith Press
ISBN: 1445534967
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Hawaii And Its People The Land Of Rainbow And Palm from the Author: Alexander Stevenson Twombly. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Encounters With Paradise

Author: Forbes
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9780710304544
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Encounters With Paradise from the Author: Forbes. First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Hawaii

Author: Daniel Logan
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Hawaii from the Author: Daniel Logan.

Hawaii Its People Their Legend

Author: Emma M. (Emma Metcalf) Nakuina
Publisher: Wentworth Press
ISBN: 9781362794622
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Hawaii Its People Their Legend from the Author: Emma M. (Emma Metcalf) Nakuina. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Displacing Natives

Author: Houston Wood
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780847691418
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Displacing Natives from the Author: Houston Wood. This insightful study examines the strategies used by outsiders to usurp Hawaiian lands and undermine indigenous Hawaiian culture. Drawing upon historical and contemporary examples, Houston Wood investigates the journals of Captain Cook, Hollywood films, commercialized hula, Waikiki development schemes, and the appropriation of Pele and Kilauea by haoles to explore how these diverse productions all displace Native culture. Yet, the author emphasizes the voices that have never been completely silenced and can be heard asserting themselves today through songs, chants, literature, the internet, and the Native nationalist sovereignty movement. This impassioned argument about the linkages between textual and physical displacements of Native Hawaiians will engage all readers interested in Pacific literature and postcolonial studies.

Story Of Hawaii Coloring Book

Author: Y. S. Green
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486405650
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Story Of Hawaii Coloring Book from the Author: Y. S. Green. Epic history of America's 50th state in 43 ready-to-color illustrations. Color traditional god, hula dancers, a warrior, plants and animals, more. Fact-filled, informative captions.

People And Cultures Of Hawaii

Author: John F. McDermott
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824807061
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People And Cultures Of Hawaii from the Author: John F. McDermott. "In addition to the rich and useful material which this book provides any health worker or student of Hawaiian society, it also serves as a fascinating series of case studies in the adaptation of non-Western groups to a Western industrial society." --Journal of the Polynesian Society

Captive Paradise

Author: James L. Haley
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466855509
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Captive Paradise from the Author: James L. Haley. The most recent state to join the union, Hawaii is the only one to have once been a royal kingdom. After its "discovery" by Captain Cook in the late 18th Century, Hawaii was fought over by European powers determined to take advantage of its position as the crossroads of the Pacific. The arrival of the first missionaries marked the beginning of the struggle between a native culture with its ancient gods, sexual libertinism and rites of human sacrifice, and the rigid values of the Calvinists. While Hawaii's royal rulers adopted Christianity, they also fought to preserve their ancient ways. But the success of the ruthless American sugar barons sealed their fate and in 1893, the American Marines overthrew Lili'uokalani, the last queen of Hawaii. James L. Haley's Captive Paradise is the story of King Kamehameha I, The Conqueror, who unified the islands through terror and bloodshed, but whose dynasty succumbed to inbreeding; of Gilded Age tycoons like Claus Spreckels who brilliantly outmaneuvered his competitors; of firebrand Lorrin Thurston, who was determined that Hawaii be ruled by whites; of President McKinley, who presided over the eventual annexation of the islands. Not for decades has there been such a vibrant and compelling portrait of an extraordinary place and its people.