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MAKALEKA Hawaiian Souvenir Dolls By Sandy Hargrove
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This collector's guide explores the historical development of Hawaiian women's dresses as shown in the costumes of Makaleka Souvenir Dolls. A short summary of Hawaii's history is given as it... More > pertains to the evolution of women's clothing. The historical record is further personalized with a survey of the doll-maker's family involvement in Hawaii's history from the missionary period to the present. The main part of the guide describes the Makaleka Company, construction of the dolls, tags, logos, and identifies over 24 doll styles in a catalogue presenting colorful pictures of Makaleka dolls.< Less
Hawaiian Folk Tales (Illustrated) By Thomas G. Thrum
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Thomas G. Thrum has compiled a collection of native folk tales in Hawaiian Folk Tales A Collection of Native Legends. The legends originally appeared in "The Hawaiian Annual." The Table of... More > contents includes Legends Resembling Old Testament History, Exploits of Maui, Pele and the Deluge, Pele and Kahawali,< Less
The Golden Anniversary of Hawaiian Lodge #21 (1852-1902) By Stephen Carroll Grand Lodge of Hawaii
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History of Hawaiian Lodge #21 Free and Accepted Masons; reprinted from 1902 Golden Anniversary program
The Real History Of Hawaii: From Origins To The End Of The Monarchy By Brien Foerster
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Hawaii… The majority of books written about Hawaii, in my experience, contain little information about the Hawaiians themselves, and especially about their history prior to the arrival of... More > Captain James Cook. I lived in Hawaii, and learned the oral traditions from the Hawaiians themselves. Two major waves of migration occurred there, separated by more than 1000 years. And it was the interaction, battles, and melding of these two peoples that make up who the Hawaiians were to become. Where did the Hawaiians come from? What is a Kahuna? Who were the Hawaiian monarchs? And how did the US “acquire” this chain of islands? This book answers these questions, and many more.< Less
Hawai'i - Stolen Paradise: A Brief History By Stephanie C. Fox
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This book contains the history that is part of Hawaiʻi – Stolen Paradise: A Travelogue. This history was originally written as the prelude to a travelogue about a trip I took in October... More > of 2012 to Oʻahu and the Big Island. It includes details about the Hawaiian language, culture, agriculture, aquaculture, music, dance, cuisine, and the Hawaiian people, with a bibliography of source material and a glossary at the end. For people with a casual interest in Hawaiʻi or formal students of history and culture, and either armchair or serious travelers, this book can serve as a fun starting point for more in-depth study of this fascinating, beautiful paradise. Images are in black-and-white. A glossary of Hawaiian words and phrases is included.< Less
HAWAII: History, Fun Facts, Things to Do, and Stats By Glen Kaloaweoha
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A Short Compilation of Hawaii: History, Fun Facts, Things to Do, and Stats that will make you look like an expert hawaii traveler. Get to know the Hawaiian islands as you read this book.
Hawai'i - Stolen Paradise: A Brief History By Stephanie C. Fox
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This book contains the history that is part of Hawaiʻi – Stolen Paradise: A Travelogue. This history was originally written as the prelude to a travelogue about a trip I took in October... More > of 2012 to Oʻahu and the Big Island. It includes details about the Hawaiian language, culture, agriculture, aquaculture, music, dance, cuisine, and the Hawaiian people, with a bibliography of source material and a glossary at the end. For people with a casual interest in Hawaiʻi or formal students of history and culture, and either armchair or serious travelers, this book can serve as a fun starting point for more in-depth study of this fascinating, beautiful paradise.< Less
Cultural Kapolei By Shad S. Kane
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Series of articles written and posted in the Honolulu Advertiser blog site identified as "Cultural Kapolei from December 2006 to April 2010. This book is the result of repeated requests to... More > place all these articles in one place to serve as both a resource for the academic researcher and casual cultural reader. These articles and the effort to identify ancient place names of Kapolei grew out of the mission of the Kapolei Hawaiian Civic Club to give the new city of Kapolei a Hawaiian cultural presence. Much like many other new cities Kapolei is a place of migrants. Most everyone is from somewhere else. They bring with them their personal values that help them make decisions. These decisions can play a big part in shaping communities. Rather than changing or creating a new place with foreign names, perhaps the ancient names will give us an appreciation of its past. Hopefully this book will not only help city and state planners, developers, architects but also us....those who seek knowledge.< Less
The Hula Book By Roxanne K Cottell
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Hawaiians have danced hula since history in the islands has been recorded. Until now there have never been many books that chronicled what happens in the mind of hula dancers and teachers until now.... More > The perfect gift for Hawaiians and Hawaiians at heart.< Less
The Hula Book By Roxanne K Cottell
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Hawaiians have danced hula since history in the islands has been recorded. Until now there have never been many books that chronicled what happens in the mind of hula dancers and teachers until now.... More > The perfect gift for Hawaiians and Hawaiians at heart.< Less