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Title:   Hawaii; Scenes and Impressions
Author:   Gerould, Katharine Fullerton, 1879-1944
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1916
Subjects:   Molokai (Hawaii), Hawaii -- Description and Travel, Hawaii
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000795477
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
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Honolulu: the melting-pot.- By-ways in Hawaii.- Kalaupapa: the leper settlement on Molokai
 
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...LLERTON GEROULD CONQinSTADOR VALIANT DUST MODES AND MORALS A CHANGE OF AIR HAWAII : Scanes and Impressions VAIN OBLATIONS THE GREAT TRADITION CHARLES ... ...nd Impressions VAIN OBLATIONS THE GREAT TRADITION CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS HAWAII SCENES AND IMPRESSIONS HAWAII SCENES AND IMPRESSIONS BY KATHARINE... ... TO G. H. G. 846466 PREFACE Of all the books that have been written on Hawaii, the pages that follow consti- tute the least pretentious. Mine, ind... ...o recall one jarring note or one unlucky tint. The remembered sweetness of Hawaiian voices has haunted each sentence as it was written; palms should d... ...himself, I can claim one virtue. The half is not [viii] PREFACE told; and Hawaii waits with open arms, under the Southern Cross, to give more than I ... ...nd streets and stultifies the fine situa- tion of many a Western town. Two stories and sometimes three; scamped porches set about with jig-saw decorat...
 
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Title:   Hawaii, Our New Possessions, An Account of Travels and Adventure, With Sketches of the Scenery, Customs, And Manners, Mythology, And History of Hawaii to the Present, And an Appendix Containing the Treaty of Annexation to the United States
Author:   Musick, John Roy, 1849-1901
Publisher:   New York, Funk
Language:   English
Date:   1898
Subjects:   Hawaii -- History, Hawaii -- Description and Travel, Travel
Collections:   Canadian Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000795475
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...ITH SKETCHES OF THE SCENERY, CUSTOMS AND MANNERS, MYTHOLOGY AND HISTORY OF HAWAII TO THE PRESENT, AND AN APPENDIX CONTAINING THE TREATY OF ANNEXATION ... ...ntoff and Thirty-four Pen Sketches by Fkeeland A. Carter ALSO A MAP OF THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS Funk & Wagnalls Company NEW YORK AND LONDON 1898 Copyrigh... ...that has been published in books and the col- umns of the newspapers about Hawaii, people in our Eastern and Middle States know comparatively little a... ...r poisonous breath" can come, may seem impossible. And yet this is true of Hawaii, for there are no poisonous reptiles or insects, and few poisonous p... ...d property more safe. Under the new social and politi- cal order of things Hawaii has taken a new start in the world ; her relations to the United Sta... ...es, and history. Like all countries the islands have a story, and like all stories this one has two sides; I heard both, and selected what to me seems... ...Asleep —The shower—Driven below—Senator Waterhouse and Judge "Wilcox—Shark stories—Off Molokai—Lights along the shore—At anchor. 81-90 CHAPTER VIII TH... ...tell me there is no hell, for I have seen it," ...,,... 170-179 CHAPTER XV STORIES AT THE VOLCANO HOUSE The old book—Accounts of the volcano—Some narr... ...King of Hana—The peasant prince of Hawaii Lono—Cannibals of Halemanu—Other stories and myths, 313-330 CHAPTER XXVn HISTORY, ANCIENT AND MODERN Name of...
 
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Title:   Hawaii and a Revolution; The Personal Experiences of a Newspaper Correspondent in the Sandwich Islands during the Crisis of 1893 and Subsequently
Author:   Krout, Mary Hannah, B. 1857
Publisher:   London; J. Murray
Language:   English
Date:   1898
Subjects:   Hawaii -- Description and Travel, Hawaii -- History Overthrow of The Monarchy, 1893, Travel
Collections:   Canadian Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000775648
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...HAWAII AND A REVOLUTION MARY H. KROUT V HAWAII AND A REVOLUTION k ON w J J o z: 5 tr'a J J OucVv <V3^ ^ Vj^j-... ... k ON w J J o z: 5 tr'a J J OucVv <V3^ ^ Vj^j-jfc^ \jJVS>* '^^-Kfww , HAWAII ^?7^ AND A REVOLUTION THE PERSONAL EXPERIENCES NEWSPAPER CORRESPONDE... ...TED IN AFFECTION AND REVERENCE PREFACE XTriTHIN the past five years the Hawaiian ^ ^ Islands have been a centre of what might ah-nost be termed int... ...elligent and wholly prosperous self- government. In this change the native Hawaiian has been an object of much misplaced sympathy on the part of those... ...object of much misplaced sympathy on the part of those who know nothing of Hawaiian affairs, or who are, at best, merely superficial and not wholly di... ...on, and in his professional capacity had travelled all over the world. The stories of his experiences in Tahiti and elsewhere in the South Seas were a... ... decided genius, an interesting talker, and beguiled the time with amusing stories of his life in the American art colony in the French capital. He ha...
 
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Title:   Honolulu : Sketches of Life, Social, Political, And Religious, In the Hawaiian Islands from 1828 to 1861
Author:   Judd, Laura Fish, 1804-1872
Publisher:   New York, A. D. F. Randolph Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1880
Subjects:   Hawaii -- History To 1893, Hawaii -- Description and Travel, Travel
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000795476
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...SH JUDD. HONOLULU SKETCHES OF LIFE SOCIAL, POLITICAL; jAND ^EpGIOUS, IN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS FROM 1828 TO 1861. LAURA FISH JUDD. WITH A SUPPLEMENTARY... ...TE. As the reader will see, this book is not designed to be a history of the Hawaiian Islands. It does not occupy the field taken by the historians Di... ... who had rare oppor- tunities for observation among the chiefs and people of Hawaii from the year 1828. The intimate connection of my father with Hawa... ...chapter I have brought the narrative of events down to the present time. The Hawaiian kingdom still stands prosperous and respected, making and execut... ... author has only to say that she has not pretended to write a history of the Hawaiian kingdom, but has culled and abridged from the mass of papers bef... ...ves at Kaawaloa — A Crazy Woman Exploring — What She Found — Kapiolani tells Stories — Consequences of Violating a Taboo — Surgical Operation — Death ... ... Caves at Kaawaloa—A Crazy Woman Exploring— What She Found — Kapiolani tells Stories — Consequences of Violating a Taboo — Sur gical Operation — Death... ...d of and the treasures distributed among her guests, she entertained us with stories and incidents of her childhood. Bananas and various kinds of fish...
 
       
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