Stories of life in old Hawaiʻi

by Caroline Curtis

Publisher: Kamehameha Schools Press in Honolulu

Written in English
Published: Pages: 293 Downloads: 946
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  • Hawaii -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Hawaii -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Originially published: Life in old Hawaii. c1970.

Other titlesLife in old Hawaiʻi
StatementCaroline Curtis ; illustrated by Oliver C. Kinney.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C94133 St 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL480823M
ISBN 10087336046X
LC Control Number98207935

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This text presents a collection of people-focused stories emphasizing family living, traditional vocations and the land of Hawaii in the days long before Westerners arrived. The text was previously published under the title "Life in Old Hawaii".

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