123 Hawaii

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Author: Puck

Publisher: Duo PressLlc

ISBN: 9781938093005

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 22

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The Cool Counting Books series teaches the youngest children to count to 10 as it introduces them to famous places and their landmarks through brightly colored images created using bold, clear design.

Let's Go Hawaii 4th Edition

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Author: Let's Go Inc

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780312360900

Category: Travel

Page: 434

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Hawaii has been billed as the American tropical paradise since the 1950s. The beauty of the trails, verdant wilderness, and cliffs of Kauai, the oldest and arguably most majestic island is unrivalled. Compiled by students, this guide provides insider tips and information for the socially conscious traveller.

123 Saimin in Hawai'i

A Counting Book for Kids

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Author: BeachHouse Publishing Staff

Publisher: Beachhouse Pub Llc

ISBN: 9781933067469

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: N.A

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Rhyming text describes how to make a bowl of saimin and how to count to ten.

Shaping History

The Role of Newspapers in Hawai'i

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Author: Helen Geracimos Chapin

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824817183

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 386

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Just a decade after the first printing press arrived in Honolulu in 1820, American Protestant missionaries produced the first newspaper in the islands. More than a thousand daily, weekly, or monthly papers in nine different languages have appeared since then. Today they are often considered a secondary source of information, but in their heyday Hawai i s newspapers formed one of the most diversified, vigorous, and influential presses in the world. In this original and timely work, Helen Geracimos Chapin charts the role Hawai i s newspapers played in shaping major historic events in the islands and how the rise of the newspaper abetted the rise of American influence in Hawai i. Shaping History is based on a wide selection of written and oral sources, including extensive interviews with journalists and others working in the newspaper industry. Students of journalism and Hawaiian history will find this comprehensive history of Hawai i s newspapers especially valuable. "

Ready! Set! Hawaii!

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Author: Annie Bryant

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416996265

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 304

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Great new adventures in the bestselling series from Aladdin M!X! Just in time for summer reading, Aladdin M!X offers two brand-new Beacon Street Girls books. In The Great Scavenger Hunt, the BSG and their classmates discover some exciting surprises during a weekend adventure on Cape Cod; and the series’ sixth special adventure, Ready! Set! Hawaii! has the BSG enjoying a glamerous cruise vacation. Plus, two more backlist favorites get makeovers: Fashion Frenzy, in which Katani and Maeve travel to New York City for a teen fashion show, and Just Kidding.

Honolulu Heart Program

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Author: Abraham Kagan

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780203092002

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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The Director of this study, Abraham Kagan, has comprehensively summarized the design and main finndings of the study in this book. The Honolulu Heart Program compared and contrasted ethnic Japanese men living in different cultural environments--Honolulu and mainland Japan--assessed their relative risk factors. The study supported many of the existing views on risk factors but also showed suprising trends. One of the trends shows moderate alcohol consumption is a preventative factor. In recent years the risk factors for cardiovascular diseases have become common knowledge. The recently completed Honolulu Heart Program is the largest targeted study to evaluate scientifically such risk factors.

Highway statistics

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Author: United States. Bureau of Public Roads

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Roads

Page: N.A

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The peopling of Hawaii

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Author: Eleanor C. Nordyke

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 221

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A great book on the people and development of Hawaii. Includes pictures of old and new Hawaii and tables of various statistics showing Hawaii's development over the years.

Petrels, Albatrosses, and Storm-Petrels of North America

A Photographic Guide

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Author: Steve N. G. Howell

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 1400839629

Category: Nature

Page: 512

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Petrels, albatrosses, and storm-petrels are among the most beautiful yet least known of all the world's birds, living their lives at sea far from the sight of most people. Largely colored in shades of gray, black, and white, these enigmatic and fast-flying seabirds can be hard to differentiate, particularly from a moving boat. Useful worldwide, not just in North America, this photographic guide is based on unrivaled field experience and combines insightful text and hundreds of full-color images to help you identify these remarkable birds. The first book of its kind, this guide features an introduction that explains ocean habitats and the latest developments in taxonomy. Detailed species accounts describe key identification features such as flight manner, plumage variation related to age and molt, seasonal occurrence patterns, and migration routes. Species accounts are arranged into groups helpful for field identification, and an overview of unique identification challenges is provided for each group. The guide also includes distribution maps for regularly occurring species as well as a bibliography, glossary, and appendixes. The first state-of-the-art photographic guide to these enigmatic seabirds Includes hundreds of full-color photos throughout Features detailed species accounts that describe flight, plumage, distribution, and more Provides overviews of ocean habitats, taxonomy, and conservation Offers tips on how to observe and identify birds at sea

The Hawaiian Discovery

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Author: Wanda E. Brunstetter,Jean Brunstetter

Publisher: Barbour Publishing

ISBN: 1683224493

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

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An Amish Woman Finds Love in Hawaii Ellen Lambright mourned when her best friend, Mandy, moved from Indiana to Hawaii. But now Ellen has received the Amish church’s permission to go to Hawaii and help Mandy through challenging times. Rob Smith works on the Williams family’s organic farm, far from his past mistakes and burning regrets. When Ellen befriends Rob, the attraction is mutual, but her commitment to the Amish faith stands between them. Could a heartfelt discovery lead to forgiveness, reunion, and love? Or is Ellen’s destiny waiting for her in Indiana? Find out in this sequel to The Hawaiian Quilt from New York Times bestselling author Wanda E. Brunstetter, writing with her daughter-in-law Jean Brunstetter.

Aloha Betrayed

Native Hawaiian Resistance to American Colonialism

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Author: Noenoe K. Silva

Publisher: Duke University Press

ISBN: 0822386224

Category: History

Page: 272

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In 1897, as a white oligarchy made plans to allow the United States to annex Hawai'i, native Hawaiians organized a massive petition drive to protest. Ninety-five percent of the native population signed the petition, causing the annexation treaty to fail in the U.S. Senate. This event was unknown to many contemporary Hawaiians until Noenoe K. Silva rediscovered the petition in the process of researching this book. With few exceptions, histories of Hawai'i have been based exclusively on English-language sources. They have not taken into account the thousands of pages of newspapers, books, and letters written in the mother tongue of native Hawaiians. By rigorously analyzing many of these documents, Silva fills a crucial gap in the historical record. In so doing, she refutes the long-held idea that native Hawaiians passively accepted the erosion of their culture and loss of their nation, showing that they actively resisted political, economic, linguistic, and cultural domination. Drawing on Hawaiian-language texts, primarily newspapers produced in the nineteenth century and early twentieth, Silva demonstrates that print media was central to social communication, political organizing, and the perpetuation of Hawaiian language and culture. A powerful critique of colonial historiography, Aloha Betrayed provides a much-needed history of native Hawaiian resistance to American imperialism.

Railroads of Hawaii

narrow and standard gauge common carriers

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Author: Gerald M. Best

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Transportation

Page: 194

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Hawaii revised statutes

comprising the statutes of the State of Hawaii, consolidated, revised, and annotated

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Author: Hawaii

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: N.A

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Little Black Book of Maui and Kauai

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Author: Joanne Miller

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.

ISBN: 1441300120

Category: Travel

Page: N.A

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With maps and insider tips, this smart travel guidebook will lead you through the Aloha State's most popular gems: Maui, the Valley Isle (and its smaller islands of Moloka'i and Lana'i) and Kaua'i, the Garden Isle! Here's what to see and do, and where to eat, drink, shop, stay, and play-from sun-drenched beaches to cloud-covered volcanoes, from posh resorts to wild emerald-green valleys. Includes "Top Picks". 10 maps (5 for Maui, 1 each for Moloka'i and Lana'i, and 3 for Kaua'i).