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Hawaii, gem of the Pacific

Lewis, Oscar

Hawaii, gem of the Pacific

by Lewis, Oscar

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaii -- History

  • Edition Notes

    j-12552

    Statementillustrated by Stephen Medvey.
    SeriesLandmark books, 49
    The Physical Object
    Pagination183 p.
    Number of Pages183
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23248578M

    For more than a hundred years royal persons, the queens and princesses of Hawaii have been depicted in paintings and photos with jewels draped around their necks, often reaching to their fingertips. Glowing like pearls the garlands are made of the most precious, and almost priceless, shell in the world, Pupu O Ni’ihau. The gem-like. Hawaii Book Blog is the best place to learn about and discuss the literature of the islands. Come in and talk story about your favorite Hawaii books and authors b no need take off slippahs! Local authors. Local books. Any kine reads.

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Hawaii, Gem of the Pacific (Landmark Books, 49) Hardcover – by Oscar Lewis (Author), Stephen Medvey (Illustrator)5/5(2). Hawaii, Gem of the Pacific Hardcover – January 1, by Oscar Lewis (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Hawaii book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start your review of Hawaii: Gem of the Pacific. Write a review. Chris Gager rated it really liked it. I've been looking for the book I used as a sort of familiarization guide for Hawaii and Honolulu when I went there in the Navy in / Almost two /5.

Straight history, competently written but on the dry side, gives a survey of Hawaii's development from early Polynesian migrations to the present day jockeying for statehood. Beginning chapters on life in old Hawaii, with good details, lead up to discovery and the tragedy of Cook's expedition.

Genre/Form: History Juvenile works Juvenile literature: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lewis, Oscar, Hawaii, gem of the Pacific. Hawaii, gem of the Pacific Hawaii, gem of the Pacific by Lewis, Oscar Published by Random House in New : Hawaii, Gem of the Pacific: Author: Oscar Lewis - Illustrated by Stephen Medvey: Description: Hardcover (5x8), Random House,assumed First Edition (no other printing stated) pages.

Illustrated. Includes Glossary. Condition: Clean and tight with minor mark on cover, mildly bumped corners, crimp top/bottom spine: Summary: Contents.

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Hawaii is a novel by James Michener. The novel was published inthe same year Hawaii became the 50th U.S. book has been translated into 32 languages. The historical correctness of the novel is high, although the narrative about the early Polynesian inhabitants is based more on folklore than anthropological and archaeological : James A.

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