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Title:   Atlas of Hawai'I
Author:   Department of Geography, University of Hawaii at Hilo
Publisher:   University of Hawai'I Press
Language:   English
Date:   1998
Subjects:   Non Fiction, General Works (Periodicals, Series, idexes, Almanacs, etc.), Hawaii Geography
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096761
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (165)
 
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...ce names for towns, mountains, bays, harbors, and other features; geographical descriptions of the state and the main islands; and an introduction to Hawaiian place names. This is followed by four sections on the physical, biotic, cultural, and social aspects of the Hawai'i environment. Geology, climate, the ocean, water, soils, and astronomy are among the topics discus...
 
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...ts -- xi -- Introduction -- xiii -- Kaua'i and Ni'ihau -- 3 -- O'ahu -- 7 -- Moloka'i and Lana'i -- 11 -- Maui -- 14 -- Hawai'i -- 17 -- Northwestern Hawaiian Islands -- 23 -- Hawaiian Place Names -- 26 -- Mapping and Geodesy -- 29 -- Geology -- 37 -- Geothermal Resources -- 47 -- Climate -- 49 -- Hawai'i and Atmospheric Change -- 60 -- Paleoclimate and Geography -- 64 -- ...
 
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Title:   Native Hawaiian Data Book
Author:   Hawaii Board of Trustees
Publisher:   Hawaii Board of Trustees
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Social Sciences, Hawaiian Culture
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096943
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...On behalf of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees, it is my pleasure to present the 2006 edition of the “Native Hawaiian Data Book”, a comprehensive statistical profile of the current status of the Native Hawaiian community. This data is g...
 
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...Within the last decade, the U.S. Census Bureau has continued to take great strides to ensure adequate representation of Native Hawaiian issues among their various data products. For the first time in history, individuals could select more than one race for Census 2000. This meant more accurate counts for Native Hawaiians, who could now be separated f...
 
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...Demographics. 15 -- Population Distribution By Age Group By State. 18 -- Kauai County Gis Map. 21 -- Oahu Gis Map. 22 -- Maui County Gis Map. 23 -- Hawaii County Gis Map. 24 -- Marriages By Ethnicity Of Groom And Ethnicity Of Bride: 2003 And 2004. 25 -- Resident Live Births By Resident County And Ethnicity Of Mother: 2003 And 2004. 26 -- Resident Live Births Where Mother...
 
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Title:   Hawaii Place Names
Author:   Esther Mookini
Publisher:   University of Hawai'I Press
Language:   English
Date:   2002
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Geography, Anthropology, Recreation, Hawaiian Travel Sites
Collections:   Travel
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096802
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...In this latest book, John Clark, author of the highly regarded "Beaches of Hawaii" series, gives us the many captivating stories behind the hundreds of Hawaii place names associated with the ocean—the names of shores, beaches, and other sites where people fish, swim, dive, surf, and paddle. Signif...
 
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...In 1966 the University of Hawaii Press published the first edition of Place Names of Hawaii. Written by Mary Kawena Pukui and Samuel H. Elbert, it contained 1,125 entries, all of which were place names in the Hawaiian language. In 1974 the press publi...
 
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Title:   Na 'Elala
Author:   Liana Honda
Publisher:   Hale Kuamo'o
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   2006
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096781
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...Kakoo a paipai ka Hale Kuamoo-Kikowaena Olelo Hawaii i ka hookumu ana i ka olelo Hawaii, o ia ka olelo kaiapuni o na kula, o ke aupuni, o na oihana like ole, i lohe ia mai hoi ka olelo Hawaii mai o a o o Hawaii Pae Aina. Na ka Hale Kuamoo e hoomohala nei i na haawina e ...
 
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Title:   Ka Mooolelo Hawaii
Author:   Lahainaluna
Publisher:   Hawaiian Historical Society
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Geography, Anthropology, Recreation, Hawaiian Geography
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096938
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...The primary purpose of the Hawaiian Language Reprint Series, as noted in connection with the publication of the rst two buke in this series, is to make available signicant works originally printed in the Hawaiian language in the nineteenth and early tw...
 
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...ku a ia ninau aku me ka ho‘oponopono pualu ‘ia o na pepa a pau, ‘o ia ka ke kumu a‘o i ho‘oponopono a ho‘opaku‘iku‘i aku ai no ka puke ‘o Ka Mooolelo Hawaii....
 
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Title:   Song of Eternity
Author:   Advanced Micro Image Systems Hawaii, Inc.
Publisher:   Advanced Micro Image Systems Hawaii, Inc.
Language:   English
Date:   1955
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Music, Hawaiian Music
Collections:   Music
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096987
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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...It is the purpose of this series of articles to attempt a resolution on these questions by reviewing the ethnological history of the Hawaiian peoples as contained in their ancient traditions, rituals and epic poetry. It is the purpose of these articles to present the Hawaiian royal traditions unconfounded by the elements and theology of Christianity or th...
 
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... that it was recited in its entirety was at the necrological ceremonies attending the funeral of the beloved Prince William Charles Lunalilo, King of Hawaii and sixth of the Dynasty of Kamehameha. Lenthy portions of it, however, have been chanted at other similar ceremonies, the most prominent of these being the coronation of David Kalakaua, and the furierals of the Queen...
 
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Title:   Place Names of Hawaii - Hawaii Dictionary
Author:   Mary Kawena Pukui
Publisher:   University of Hawai'I Press
Language:   English
Date:   1974
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Reference, Hawaiian Language
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096974
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (135)
 
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...In this book the authors endeavor to provide the people of the State of Hawaii with a glossary of important place names in the State, including names of valleys, streams, mountains, land sections, surfing areas, towns, villages, and Honolulu streets and buildings. The first edition of Place Name...
 
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...Glossary. 1 -- Hawaiian words used in the Glossary. 3 -- Abbreviations used in the Glossary. 4 -- Glossary. 5 -- Appendix. 235 -- Previous studies of place names. 235 -- Sources consulted. 237 -- Sound changes and the need for salvage. 238 ...
 
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Title:   He Aha Kamea 'Ai No Ka 'Aina Awakea (What's for Lunch)
Author:   Athleen Piilani Mattoon
Publisher:   Na Kamalei Ko'Olauloa Early Education Program
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaii
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002097013
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (15)
 
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...nui o ua papahana nei ka hoolako ia mai o na hana lawelawe a me na ano mea like ole nana e paipai aku i ke ao ana mai o na mea i pili loa i ka nohona Hawaii a me ka ulu maikai ana o ke keiki ola kupono (he keiki i hanai maikai ia). O wai la kakou No hea mai kakou Ua pane ia na ninau. Ua hooikaika ia iho la ka ohana a ua hoopuka ia iho la na moolelo nana e hoakaaka i ke kum...
 
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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:   Ehia I Loa'a
Author:   University of Hawai'I at Hilo
Publisher:   Hale Kuamo'o
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   2007
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096780
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (60)
 
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...Kakoo a paipai ka Hale Kuamoo-Kikowaena Olelo Hawaii i ka hookumu ana i ka olelo Hawaii, o ia ka olelo kaiapuni o na kula, o ke aupuni, o na oihana like ole, i lohe ia mai hoi ka olelo Hawaii mai o a o o Hawaii Pae Aina. Na ka Hale Kuamoo e hoomohala i na haawina e pon...
 
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Title:   E Hele Kaua I Kahakai
Author:   University of Hawai'I at Hilo
Publisher:   Hale Kuamo'o
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   2007
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Children Education
Collections:   Children's Literature
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096777
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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...Hale Kuamoo- Kakoo a paipai ka Hale Kuamoo-Kikowaena Olelo Hawaii i ka hookumu ana i ka olelo Hawaii, o ia ka olelo kaiapuni o na kula, o ke aupuni, o na oihana like ole, i lohe ia mai hoi ka olelo Hawaii mai o a o o Hawaii Pae Aina. Na ka Hale Kuamoo e hoomohala nei i na haawina e...
 
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Title:   Mamaka Kaiao
Author:   University of Hawai'I Press
Publisher:   'Aha Punana Leo
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   2003
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Language Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096905
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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... lexicon but more importantly, it provides the contemporary speaker with an essential tool with which to describe her/his world through the medium of Hawaiian. All languages survive because they adapt and borrow and because they continue to be spoken by a greater number of people." —Timoti Karetu, Chairman, Te Kohanga Reo National Trust Mamaka Kaiao adds to the 1998 edit...
 
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...He loli mau na olelo ola a pau o ka honua nei, a pela pu ka olelo Hawaii. No laila, i mea e kokua ai i ka poe olelo Hawaii a pau o keia au, ke pai hou ia nei o Mamaka Kaiao ma ke ano he hoa like o ka puke wehewehe olelo Hawaii a Pukui ma. No na haumana olelo Hawaii, aole lawa hookahi wale ...
 
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Title:   Na Mele O Hawaii Nei: 101 Hawaiian Songs
Author:   Samuel H. Elbert
Publisher:   University of Hawaii Press
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   1970
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Music, Hawaiian Music
Collections:   Music
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096909
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (195)
 
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...slations. The majority are from the time of the monarchy and so are already somewhat venerable. Nearly all are sung often today and are well known to Hawaiian singers. The texts have never before been written consistently with the glottal stops and macrons that make them nearly pronounceable by one not knowing Hawaiian. Many of them have not been translated before, or have...
 
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Title:   A Gazetteer of the Territory of Hawaii 1935
Author:   John Wesley Coulter, Ph. D.
Publisher:   University of Hawai'I at Honolulu
Language:   English
Date:   1935
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Geography, Anthropology, Recreation, Hawaiian Islands Geography
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096789
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (75)
 
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...In the following index of the islands of the Territory of Hawaii and vicinity and the geographical features of those islands, the aríchipelago is divided into three groups, namely: (1) the Main Group, comprising all islands from Hawaii to Niihau, including islets lying offshore from...
 
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...Introduction -- 7 -- Areas of main Hawaiian islands and highest point on each island -- 10 -- Abbreviations -- 11 -- The Gazetteer: -- Main Islands -- Hawaii -- 13 -- Kahoolawe -- 75 -- Kauai -- 79 -- Lanai -- 103 -- Maui -- 111 -- Molokai -- 143 -- Niihau --...
 
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Title:   O Haloa, Ka Hawaii Mua Loa
Author:   William H. Wilson
Publisher:   'Aha Punana Leo
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   1988
Subjects:   Non Fiction, General Works (Periodicals, Series, idexes, Almanacs, etc.), Hawaiian Stories
Collections:   Folklore
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096796
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (75)
 
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...The internationally known Aha Punana Leo, Inc. is a non-profit organization which was established in 1983 to revitalize the nearly extinct Hawaiian language and establish schools taught entirely through that language. The following year, the organization founded the first Punana Leo school which was also the first Native American language immersion school in the...
 
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...O Wakea, o ia hoi ka makuakane o na mokupuni o Hawaii nei, o ia ke kane. O Hoohokukalani ka wahine. Hapai o Hoohokukalani a nui aela kona opu. O kana pepe mua ana keia, o ia hoi kana hiapo. Hanau o Hoohokukalani. He pepe eepa kana; he keiki alualu. Olelo ia o i...
 
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Title:   Native Use of Fish in Hawaii
Author:   Margaret Titcomb
Publisher:   Hawaii University Press
Language:   English
Date:   1972
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Science, Hawaiian Culture, Fishing
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096944
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...s technical expertise to efficiency levels which, unless curbed, could wipe out whole species. There was another difference. Then, there were “a few Hawaiian fishermen still living who were trained in the Hawaiian knowledge” (p. 54), and who could supplement the prodigious fund of information of Mary Kawena Pukui, with whose collaboration this book was written. Now, as th...
 
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...FISH, including shellfish, were the main protein-giving elements of the Hawaiian diet. Pig, dog, chicken and wild birds furnished some additional proteins but the comparatively small supply marked them more for the chiefs than the commoners use. Daily life was one of fishing and cultivating the p...
 
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Title:   Guide to Newspapers of Hawaii, 1834-2000
Author:   Helen G. Chapin
Publisher:   Honolulu, Hawaiian Historical Society
Language:   English
Date:  
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History, Hawaiian Newspaper
Collections:   United States
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096792
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (45)
 
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...The newspapers of Hawaii form a unique role in the history of Hawaii and of American journalism. In a period of 165 years, from 1834, when American Protestant missionaries introduced the Hawaiian language Lama Hawaii (Hawaiian Luminary), to t...
 
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...There are several ways to classify newspapers. In Shaping History: The Role of Newspapers in Hawaii (University of Hawaii Press, 1996), I placed newspapers within four major categories: establishment, opposition (or alternative), official, and independent. Establishment papers represent the mainstream or dominant po...
 
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...-- 111 -- Alternative -- 111 -- Chinese -- 112 -- Church -- 112 -- Cultural -- 113 -- Establishment -- 113 -- Filipino -- 116 -- Government -- 117 -- Hawaiian -- 117 -- Hispanic -- 119 -- Independent -- 119 -- Indonesian -- 119 -- Japanese -- 119 -- Jewish -- 121 -- Korean -- 121 -- Labor -- 121 -- Micronesian -- 122 -- Military -- 122 -- Plantation -- 123 -- Portuguese --...
 
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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:   Read It LOUD! Foundation : 2014 Hawaii Literacy Campaign
Author:   Read It LOUD!
Publisher:   Read It LOUD! Foundatoin
Language:   English
Date:   2014
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Promotional video
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0003437286
Format Type:   Video (Education Video)
 
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Title:   Life in Early Hawaii the Ahupuaa
Author:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools
Language:   English
Date:   1994
Subjects:   Non Fiction, History of the Americas (Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, etc.), Hawaiian History
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096896
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (166)
 
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...The first edition of The Ahupuaa, published in 1979, was planned and developed by the Kamehameha Schools Hawaiian Studies Institute. It was the first publication undertaken by the institute, which was created in 1978 to consolidate the efforts of Hawaiian studies specialists from several Kamehameha programs. Kamehameha staff me...
 
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...In the time of umi, son of the great chief Liloa, the Hawaiian islands were divided into political regions. The four mokupuni (larger islands) of Kauai, Oahu, Maui, and Hawaii were divided into moku (districts). The smaller islands of Molokai, Lanai and Kahoolawe became moku of ...
 
       
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