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brief history of the Hawaiian people

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American Book Co. , New York
Hawaiians, Hawaii -- Hi
Statementby W.D. Alexander.
SeriesBrief historical series
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LC ClassificationsDU625 .A37
The Physical Object
Pagination341 p., [13] leaves of plates :
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Open LibraryOL23376771M
LC Control Number05012618
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A Brief History of the Hawaiian People Page - HISTORY by far the larger part of the book has been devoted to the history of the United States since From the beginning the attention of the student is directed to causes and results rather than to isolated events.

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Page - The president also anxiously hopes that peace, and kindness, and justice, will prevail between your people and those citizens of the United States who visit your islands ; and that the regulations of your government will be such as to enforce them upon all.

' Our citizens who violate your laws, or interfere with your regulations, violate at the same time their duty to their own. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. "Published by order of the Board of Education of the Hawaiian Pages: A brief history of the Hawaiian people Author: William De Witt Alexander Created Date: 9/15/ AM.

A brief history of the Hawaiian people [electronic resource] Item Preview A brief history of the Hawaiian people [electronic resource] by Alexander, W. (William De Witt), Publication date Publisher New York, Cincinnati [etc.] American Book Co Collection brighamyounguniversityhawaii; americana Digitizing sponsor Consortium Pages: A Brief History of the Hawaiian Islands 1, years ago: Polynesians arrive in Hawaii after navigating the ocean using only the stars to guide them.

Captain James Cook lands at Waimea Bay on the island of Kauai, becoming the first European to make contact with the Hawaiian Islands. A Brief History of the Hawaiian People (Classic Reprint) Paperback – J Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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The flip side of that story — how it all looked to the native Hawaiians — is much darker. Julia Flynn Siler’s new book, “Lost Kingdom: Hawaii’s Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America.

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The Hawaiian Journal of History, first published inis an annual scholarly journal devoted to original articles on the history of Hawai‘i, Polynesia, and the Pacific issue includes articles on a variety of subjects; illustrations; book reviews; notes and queries; and a bibliography of Hawaiiana titles of historical interest.

Product Details ISBN: ISBN Publisher: University Press of the Pacific Publication Date: August 1st, Pages: Language: English Categories. United States - State & Local - General; Oceania; Related Editions (all). A brief history of the Hawaiian people [Hardcover]: W.

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(William De Witt), Brief history of the Hawaiian people. About this Book Catalog Record Details. A brief history of the Hawaiian people / by W. Alexander; published Alexander, W. (William De Witt), View full. The history of Hawaii describes the era of human settlements in the Hawaiian Islands.

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That history begins sometime between and AD, when the islands were first settled by Polynesians. Hawaiian civilization was isolated from the rest of the world for at least years.

Europeans led by British explorer James Cook arrived in the Hawaiian Islands in The history of the Hawaiian Islands is short geologically. The first major Hawaiian island, Kauai emerged from the Pacific only six million years ago. This is millions of years before modern man walked out of Africa, but a blip in time compared to the billion year history of our ancient planet.

William DeWitt Alexander is the author of A Brief History of the Hawaiian People ( avg rating, 6 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Kalakaua's Reig /5(6). The Luau, a Polynesian and ancient Hawaiian ritual, is a popular social gathering meant to unite the people of a town in celebration of a significant life event, achievement, war victory, or launching of a new ally called ‘aha‘aina, meaning ‘gathering meal,’ this celebration is centered around feasting on traditional cuisine like kalua pig, lomi salmon, poi, and haupia with Author: Alexia Wulff.

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Then inCaptain Cook sailed to Hawaii. Cook was killed in Hawaii the next year. Then ina Frenchman named La Perouse sailed to Hawaii. Europeans introduced diseases which the native people had no resistance to and their numbers fell dramatically over the next few decades.

Hawaii (Hawaiian: Hawai‘i) is a group of volcanic islands in the central Pacific Ocean. The islands lie 2, miles from San Francisco, California, to the east.