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Title:   Ruling Chiefs of Hawaii
Author:   S. M. Kamakau
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   1961
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian History
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096985
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (273)
 
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...In 1961 the first edition of the English translation of Samuel Kamakau's Ruling Chiefs of Hawaii was published by Kamehameha Schools Press. Many contributed to make its publication possible. A group of Hawaiian scholars was first selected by the trustees of Bishop Museum to translate Kamakau's florid literary styl...
 
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...Many famous chiefs, mentioned in Hawaiian history, were descended from Hana-laa-nui. The ruling chiefs (noho alii) of Hawaii were of that particular lineage (mookuauhau), and with additions from those of the other islands, the genealogy of Hawaii's chiefs an...
 
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...tory of Umi. 1 -- The Story of Kiha-a-Pii-lani. 22 -- The Story of Keawe-nui-a-Umi. 34 -- The Story of Lono-i-ka-makahiki. 47 -- Keawe's Reign. 64 -- Hawaii Under Alapai-nui. 66 -- Hawaii Under Ka-lani-opuu. 78 -- Captain Cook's Visit to Hawaii. 92 -- Events of Ka-lani-opuu's Time. 105 -- Kamehameha Wins Half Hawaii. 117 -- Ka-hahana Loses Oahu. 128 -- Kamehameha Wins All ...
 
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Title:   Ke Alakai O Ke Kanaka Hawaii (Part I)
Author:   Joseph M. Poepoe
Publisher:  
Language:   English
Date:   1891
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096750
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (30)
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 4 No. 1 2007
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  4
Language:   English
Date:   2007
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096835
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...our ancestors, and yet so vigorously to the future. From these connections come our values, and this fourth volume of Hulili speaks strongly about Hawaiian values. The writings carry clear messages about kuleana (responsibility), imi naauao (seeking knowledge), and the importance of olelo (language) and ohana (family). Our contributors voice the tremendous kuleana t...
 
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...ough times of crisis, to inspire hope, and to point us toward new horizons. This essay pays tribute to the visionaries, teachers, and leaders of the Hawaiian voyaging movement. For me, these powerful teachers are Mau Piailug, Herb Kane, Eddie Aikau, and my greatest teacher, my father, Myron Thompson....
 
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Title:   Kamehameha V : Lot Kapuaiwa
Author:   Rosalin Uphus Comeau
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Language:   English
Date:   1996
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian History
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096867
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (105)
 
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...n for Kamehameha Schools Intermediate Reading Program (KSIRP) students. They are designed to increase students' reading skills and their knowledge of Hawaiian history and culture by focusing on topics such as the Hawaiian monarchy. The books are written by KSIRP staff in an effort to provide young readers with culturally relevant materials in language arts and Hawaiian st...
 
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...Hawaii existed as a unified nation for eighty-three years, from 1810 to 1893, closing with the overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani. Two dynasties ruled, the Kamehameha dynasty and the Kalakaua dynasty. A dynasty is a series of ru...
 
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... -- Preference for Britain. 41 -- Opposed to Annexation. 45 -- The Sugar Industry. 48 -- No Reciprocity Treaty. 52 -- Other Products to Export. 55 -- Hawaiian Population Decreases. 57 -- Workers from China and Japan. 64 -- Natural Disasters. 68 -- Buildings for Honolulu. 73 -- Kamehameha V's Social Life. 79 -- Country Homes. 81 -- Kamehameha Day. 85 -- The Royal Hawaiian B...
 
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Title:   Kamehameha II : Liholiho and the Impact of Change
Author:   Julie Stewart Williams and Suelyn Ching Tune
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Language:   English
Date:   2001
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096857
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...ies originally written by faculty in a Kamehameha reading program. The books were designed to increase students reading skills and their knowledge of Hawaiian history and culture by focusing on topics such as the Hawaiian monarchy. Some of these books have been translated from their original English into Hawaiian through the efforts of the staff of the Kamehameha Schools ...
 
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...The year 1819 marked a turning point in the history of Hawaii. It was a time of great change for Hawaiians and the Hawaiian way of life. Kamehameha I died that year. Gone was the powerful monarch who had united the separate island chiefdoms into one Hawaiian kingdom. What would ...
 
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...Student. 99 -- Keopuolanis Final Words. 104 -- Three Major Concerns. 111 -- Visit to England. 117 -- First the Queen, Then the King. 125 -- Return to Hawaii. 129 -- The Legacy of Kamehameha II: Liholiho. 136 -- Okona Kai Opua I ka Lai. 144 -- Bibliography. 146 --...
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 3 No. 1 2006
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  3
Language:   English
Date:   2006
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096834
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...A Hawaiian proverb says, “Ho ae ka ike heenalu i ka hokua o ka ale,” or “show your knowledge of surfing on the back of the wave. ” This saying suggests that talking about ones knowledge and skill is not enough; let it be prove...
 
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...franchised back together again. It is only from this place of wholeness, our holiness, that we can dream once more. And when we dream, let it be of a Hawaii where our people are healthy and vibrant, where we no longer kill ourselves with despair and abuse. Let us dream a Hawaii, as Dr. Manu Meyer says, “where our children are inspired to make knowledge joyful.” And let us ...
 
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...The Hour of Remembering. 9 -- Elizabeth Kapuuwailani Lindsey-On Being Hawaiian. 19 -- Jonathan Osorio-Grounding Hawaiian Learners—and Teachers—-in Their Indigenous Identity. 27 -- Monica A. Kaimipono Kaiwi-Kaupapa Maori Research and Pakeha Social Science:-Epistemological Tensions in a Study of ...
 
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Title:   Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop
Author:   Julie Stewart Williams
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:   1999
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian History
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096977
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (75)
 
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...es originally written by faculty in a Kamehameha reading program. The books were designed to increase students' reading skills and their knowledge of Hawaiian history and culture by focusing on topics such as the Hawaiian monarchy. Some of these books have been translated from their original English into Hawaiian through the efforts of the staff of the Kamehameha Schools ...
 
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...Preface. vii -- Acknowledgments. ix -- Introduction. 1 -- A Princess of Hawaii. 3 -- A School for Royal Children. 18 -- A Gifted Pupil. 30 -- Deeply in Love. 47 -- Of Service to All. 55 -- "No, no! Not me!". 64 -- To Faraway Places. 66 -- Cousin Ruth Keelikolani. 70 -- "Aloha, Pauahi!". 74 -- Leg...
 
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Title:   Hulili Vol. 2 No. 1 2005
Author:   Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni, Ph. D.
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Volume:  2
Language:   English
Date:   2005
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096833
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...The year 2005 has been a pivotal time for Native Hawaiians. As a community, we have come together with a heightened purpose and passion for what it means to be an indigenous people. This is critical in light of persistent legal threats to Hawaiian institutions such as Kam...
 
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...ve, preserve, restore, and sustain our laa environment for all hanauna (generations) to come. * From a talk given at the 2004 Research Conference on Hawaiian Well-Being at the Kamehameha Schools Hawaii Campus....
 
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...I Hea Na Kanaka Maoli Whither the Hawaiians-Kekuni Blaisdell. 9 -- I Am This Land and This Land Is Me -Pualani Kanahele. 21 -- Issues and Processes in Indigenous Research -Peter Mataira, Jon K. Matsuoka, and Paula T. Morelli. 35 -- The Moolelo (Story) of Teac...
 
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Title:   Kamehameha and His Warrior Kekuhaupi'O
Author:   Samuel M. Kamakau
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Biographies
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096856
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...g with the traditional history of the great chief ‘Umi and ending with the death of Kamehameha III in 1854, this volume covers the rediscovery of the Hawaiian Islands by Captain James Cook, the consolidation of the Hawaiian Kingdom by Kamehameha I, the coming of the missionaries and the changes affecting the kingdom during the first half of the nineteenth century. Origina...
 
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...d December 16, 1920, was entitled “A Tale of Kekuhaupi‘o, the Famous Warrior of the Era of Kamehameha the Great (Written for the readers of Ka Hoku o Hawaii). ” The serial initially focuses on the story of Kekuhaupi‘o, an exceptionally strong and skillful Hawaiian warrior from Ke‘ei, South Kona. As with most noted warriors, he was a master in the ways of battle strategy ...
 
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...Justice. 457 -- Kamehameha Meets Captain Barber. 459 -- Captain Barber’s Ship Goes Aground. 462 -- The Fragrant Wood of Hawai‘i Nei. 464 -- The First Hawaiian Flag. 466 -- The German Named Scheffer Arrives. 469 -- The Russian Fort and Captain Kotzebue. 472 -- Kotzebue Surveys Honolulu Harbor. 474 -- Kamehameha Becomes Ill. 477 -- Another Kahuna Called to Treat Kamehameha. ...
 
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Title:   Heroes of Unknown Seas and Savage Lands
Author:   J. W. Buel
Publisher:   Historical Publishing Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1891
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of America, United States
Collections:   United States
Book Id:   WPLBN0002097023
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (90)
 
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...t he would be able to make the passage in the following year. He cruised about Hawaii, which he calls Owyhee, and Maui, for several weeks, finding the... ...ing to the creation of the god Orono as follows: "Among the kings who governed Hawaii, or an extensive district in the island, during what may in its ...
 
       
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