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Title:   Native Use of Fish in Hawaii
Author:   Margaret Titcomb
Publisher:   Hawaii University Press
Language:   English
Date:   1972
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Science, Hawaiian Culture, Fishing
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096944
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
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...Twenty years ago when Margaret Titcomb was finishing her manuscript for this book there was little concern that the oceans of the earth might be endangered. Without doubt contamination of the seas was occurring, but there was no real public awaren...
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...FISH, including shellfish, were the main protein-giving elements of the Hawaiian diet. Pig, dog, chicken and wild birds furnished some additional proteins but the comparatively small supply marked them more for the chiefs than the commoners use. Daily life was one of fishing and cultivating the p...
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