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Title:   Native Hawaiian Data Book
Author:   Hawaii Board of Trustees
Publisher:   Hawaii Board of Trustees
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Social Sciences, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096943
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...On behalf of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees, it is my pleasure to present the 2006 edition of the “Native Hawaiian Data Book”, a comprehensive statistical profile of the current status of the Native Hawaiian community. This data is g...
 
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...Within the last decade, the U.S. Census Bureau has continued to take great strides to ensure adequate representation of Native Hawaiian issues among their various data products. For the first time in history, individuals could select more than one race for Census 2000. This meant more accurate counts for Native Hawaiians, who could now be separated f...
 
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...Demographics. 15 -- Population Distribution By Age Group By State. 18 -- Kauai County Gis Map. 21 -- Oahu Gis Map. 22 -- Maui County Gis Map. 23 -- Hawaii County Gis Map. 24 -- Marriages By Ethnicity Of Groom And Ethnicity Of Bride: 2003 And 2004. 25 -- Resident Live Births By Resident County And Ethnicity Of Mother: 2003 And 2004. 26 -- Resident Live Births Where Mother...
 
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Title:   Ke Alakai O Ke Kanaka Hawaii (Part I)
Author:   Joseph M. Poepoe
Publisher:  
Language:   English
Date:   1891
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096750
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (30)
 
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Title:   Ke Alakai O Ke Kanaka Hawaii (Part Iii)
Author:   Joseph M. Poepoe
Publisher:  
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096752
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (30)
 
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...o "Ka Waiwai Paa." Ma ka manao nae o ka Mea Hooponopono, e loaa ana no he waiwai nui i na Lunakanawai, na Loio a me ka poe ake ike a pau mawaena o na Hawaii ike ole i ka Olelo Enelani, mailoko mai O keia mau hoakaka. I mea e hololea ai ka hoomaopopo ana i na olelo hoakaka mahope ae nei, ma ka aoao a ka mea heluhelu i keia buke, he mea pono ke hoolako oia iaia iho me na Buk...
 
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Title:   Waimanalo: Where I Live
Author:   Julie Stewart Williams
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Children's Literature
Book Id:   WPLBN0002097009
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (30)
 
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...This book was created for early children education in Hawaiian studies. It includes basic phrases in Hawaiian with English translations to educate the youth in Hawaii....
 
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Title:   Fornander Collection of Hawaiian Antiquities and Folk-Lore. Vol. 4
Author:   Abraham Fornander
Publisher:   Bishop Museum Press
Language:   English
Date:   1916
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Drama and Literature, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Folklore
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096785
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (210)
 
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...According to this tradition Hawaii just rose up from the ocean, together with the group of islands of Tahiti, and it would seem the Tahitian Islands were the first group in this Pacific Ocean, and Hawaii was of a later appearance, as shown by the li...
 
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...-- Birth of the Islands -- 6 -- Genealogy of Opuukanonua -- 24 -- About Wakea -- 12 -- First Sight of Foreigners -- 28 -- Genealogy of the Islands of Hawaii -- 16 -- -- Aukelenuiaiku and His Unkind Brethren -- 32 -- How Aukele and Namakaokahai Showed Their Useful Things -- 68 -- How Aukele Fell into the Pit of Kamooinanen and Profiled Thereby -- 38 -- How the Brothers-in...
 
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Title:   Oiwi Vol. 1
Author:   Lokahi Antonio
Publisher:   Kuleana 'Oiwi Press
Volume:  Volume 1
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   1998
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Short Stories
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096965
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (90)
 
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...We are living in exciting times: Hawaiian- language immersion schools from pre-school through high school have been established on all the main islands of Hawaii; more and more high schools—both public and private—are adding Hawaiian-language classes to thei...
 
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Title:   He Wahi Mo'Olelo No Keauhou a Me Na Wahi Pana Ma Laila : A Collection of Traditions, Historical Accounts and Kama'Aina Recollections of Keauhou and Its Storied Places; With Notes from Adjoining Lands in Ka'Uand Puna, Island of Hawai'I
Author:   Kepa Maly
Publisher:   Kumu Pono Associates
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002097003
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (80)
 
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...Kaao Hooniua Puuwai No Ka-Miki" (1915). 43 -- The Naming Of Uwekahuna, Kaauea And Kahualoa. 44 -- -- The Naming Of Pohakuloa. 45 -- Pele Arrives In Hawaii, And Makes Kilauea Her Home-The Naming Of Noted Places At Kilauea. 46 -- ailaau-The Forest Eater. 48 -- The Explosive Eruption Of Kilauea In 1790-Recorded In The Tradition Of Kekuhaupio (1922). 49 -- He Moolelo Kaao No...
 
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Title:   Kamehameha II : Liholiho and the Impact of Change
Author:   Julie Stewart Williams and Suelyn Ching Tune
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Language:   English
Date:   2001
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096857
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...ies originally written by faculty in a Kamehameha reading program. The books were designed to increase students reading skills and their knowledge of Hawaiian history and culture by focusing on topics such as the Hawaiian monarchy. Some of these books have been translated from their original English into Hawaiian through the efforts of the staff of the Kamehameha Schools ...
 
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...The year 1819 marked a turning point in the history of Hawaii. It was a time of great change for Hawaiians and the Hawaiian way of life. Kamehameha I died that year. Gone was the powerful monarch who had united the separate island chiefdoms into one Hawaiian kingdom. What would ...
 
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...Student. 99 -- Keopuolanis Final Words. 104 -- Three Major Concerns. 111 -- Visit to England. 117 -- First the Queen, Then the King. 125 -- Return to Hawaii. 129 -- The Legacy of Kamehameha II: Liholiho. 136 -- Okona Kai Opua I ka Lai. 144 -- Bibliography. 146 --...
 
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Title:   Fornander Collection of Hawaiian Antiquities and Folk-Lore. Vol. 5
Author:   Abraham Fornander
Publisher:   Bishop Museum Press
Volume:  5
Language:   English
Date:   1998
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Drama and Literature, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Folklore
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096786
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (120)
 
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...In this second series of the Fornander Collection of Hawaiian Folk-lore, with the exception of a few transpositions, as mentioned in the preceding volume, the order of the author has been observed in the main by grouping together, first, the more important legends and tradition...
 
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...Wins—He Hides His Fish in the King's Canoe—They Plan Another Race to Take Place in Kau, Life to be the Forfeit -- 124 -- Kuapakaa Chants the Winds of Hawaii—The King, Angered, Continues on—Winds of Kauai, Niihau and Kaula; Of Maui, Molokai, Halawa—Chants the Names of His Master, Uncle and Men—Pakaa Orders the Winds of Laamaomao Released -- 92 -- The Canoe Race in Kau—Kuapa...
 
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Title:   Hawaiian Mythology
Author:   Martha Beckwith
Publisher:   University of Hawai'I Press
Language:   English
Date:   1970
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Auxiliary Sciences of History, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Folklore
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096813
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (285)
 
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...Why after thirty years, should Beckwith’s Hawaiian Mythology be reprinted? Why, for the last twenty-five years, have scholars and amateurs alike sought for either new or used copies of this book which has become a rarity? To begin with, it was the first, and is still...
 
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...This guide to the native mythology of Hawaii has grown out of a childhood and youth spent within sound of the hula drum at the foot of the domelike House of the Sun on the windy island of Maui. There, wandering along its rocky coast and sandy beaches, exploring i...
 
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...76 -- . Papa and Wakea. 293 -- Genealogies. 307 -- Era of Overturning . 314 -- Mu and Menehune People. 321 -- Runners, Man-Eaters, Dog-Men. 337 -- Hawaiian Mythology - The Moikeha-La?a Migration. 352 -- Hawaiiloa and Paao Migrations. 363 -- Ruling Chiefs. 376 -- Usurping Chiefs. 387 -- Kupua Stories. 403 -- Trickster Stories. 430 -- Voyage to the Land of the Gods. 448 -...
 
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Title:   Fornander Collection of Hawaiian Antiquities and Folk-Lore. Vol. 6
Author:   Abraham Fornander
Publisher:   Bishop Museum Press
Volume:  6
Language:   English
Date:   1919
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Drama and Literature, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Folklore
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096787
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (150)
 
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...This third series of the Fornander Collection of Hawaiian Folklore, in its varied character, presents valuable features for antiquarian and ethnic students of Polynesia in general and Hawaii in particular. The papers included in Part I, mostly the result of S. N. Haleole...
 
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... -- Concerning Ancient Religious Ceremonies -- 2 -- Various Heathen Prayers -- 46 -- Concerning the Construction of the Heiau -- 52 -- History of the Hawaiian Priesthood Called the Order of Sorcery -- 56 -- History of the Hawaiian Priesthood in Olden Time Called Hoomanamana -- 66 -- Explanatory Remarks—History of the Sorcery Priesthood—Divisions and Ordinances—Sacrifice Se...
 
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Title:   Kamehameha and His Warrior Kekuhaupi'O
Author:   Samuel M. Kamakau
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096856
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...g with the traditional history of the great chief ‘Umi and ending with the death of Kamehameha III in 1854, this volume covers the rediscovery of the Hawaiian Islands by Captain James Cook, the consolidation of the Hawaiian Kingdom by Kamehameha I, the coming of the missionaries and the changes affecting the kingdom during the first half of the nineteenth century. Origina...
 
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...d December 16, 1920, was entitled “A Tale of Kekuhaupi‘o, the Famous Warrior of the Era of Kamehameha the Great (Written for the readers of Ka Hoku o Hawaii). ” The serial initially focuses on the story of Kekuhaupi‘o, an exceptionally strong and skillful Hawaiian warrior from Ke‘ei, South Kona. As with most noted warriors, he was a master in the ways of battle strategy ...
 
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...Justice. 457 -- Kamehameha Meets Captain Barber. 459 -- Captain Barber’s Ship Goes Aground. 462 -- The Fragrant Wood of Hawai‘i Nei. 464 -- The First Hawaiian Flag. 466 -- The German Named Scheffer Arrives. 469 -- The Russian Fort and Captain Kotzebue. 472 -- Kotzebue Surveys Honolulu Harbor. 474 -- Kamehameha Becomes Ill. 477 -- Another Kahuna Called to Treat Kamehameha. ...
 
       
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