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Title:   Resource List from Hawaii Business
Author:   Hawaii Business Magazine
Publisher:   Hawaii Business Magazine
Language:   English
Date:   2011
Subjects:   Non-Fiction, Z Bibliography, Library science, APEC Hawaii
Collections:   Reference
Book Id:   WPLBN0002110124
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (30)
 
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...A comprehensive list of businesses and agencies in the APEC 2011 Hawaii edition of Hawaii Business Magazine. Includes investment and media contact information....
 
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Title:   Apec Brochure
Author:   Apec 2011 Hawaii Host Committee
Publisher:   Apec 2011 Hawaii Host Committee
Language:   English
Date:   2011
Subjects:   Non-Fiction, L Education, APEC Hawaii
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002110123
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (150)
 
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This brochure was created for people to learn more about Hawaii's innovation industries.
 
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...multi-million-dollar project will test new smart grid technologies on the Hawaiian Island of Maui. The Island is ideal for this demonstration projec... ...daptation of electric vehicles. Alongside the Hawai‘i State Energy Offce, Hawaiian Electric Company is working with Japanese and U.S. manufacturers ... ...| Honolulu, Hawai‘i 96804 | Phone: +01 808.587.3807 | www.energy.hawaii.gov — DR. STEVEN CHU, NOBEL-PRIZE-WINNING U.S. SECRETARY OF ENERGY... ... | University of Hawai ‘i at M¯ anoa Phone: +01 808.956.0391 | dianec@hawaii.edu ABOVE IMAGE: CONCEPTUAL DESIGN OF THE THIRTY METER TELESCOPE, P... ... | John A. Burns School of Medicine Phone: +01 808.692.0897 | sheltont@hawaii.edu Where East Meets West The ultimate location for global business... ... eventinfo@hccsmg.com CURRENCY $ U.S. dollar OFFICIAL LANGUAGES English, Hawaiian (‘¯ olelo Hawai’i) STATEHOOD 50th State of America since 1959 POPU...
 
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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:   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:   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:   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:   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:   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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Title:   Stories of Life in Old Hawaii
Author:   Caroline Curtis
Publisher:   Kamehameha Schools Press
Language:   English
Date:   1998
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Auxiliary Sciences of History, Hawaiian History
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096989
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (225)
 
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...Writing in the nineteenth century, Hawaiian historian Kepelino said, "However diligently the foreigner seeks, he cannot find all. He gets a fragment here and there and goes home." That is very true. I have read what is available, but changes came so rapidly af...
 
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...Hawaiian words used in the text, other than proper names, are identified through the use of italic type. These words are usually defined in the sentence in which they are first used or in the Glossary at the back of the book ...
 
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...-- Maile Becomes a Kahuna. 268 -- Fishponds and Torches. 273 -- Year's End. 277 -- Hukilau. 277 -- Surfing. 279 -- Other Pastimes. 282 -- Glossary of Hawaiian Names and Words. 287 --...
 
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Title:   Letter to My Parents Contest in Hawaii 2015
Author:   Letter to My Parents Contest
Publisher:   Letter to My Parents Contest
Language:   English
Date:   2015
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Contest
Collections:   Poetry
Book Id:   WPLBN0004102211
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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Title:   Moolelo Hawaii O Kalapana: Ke Keiki Hoopapa O Puna
Author:   William H. Wilson
Publisher:   Hale Kuamo'o
Language:   Hawaiian
Date:   1994
Subjects:   Non Fiction, Education, Hawaiian Education
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002096921
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (90)
 
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...O Kanepoiki ke kane a o Halepaki ka wahine. O laua na makua o Kalapana, ke keiki hoopapa. O Kona, mokupuni o Hawaii, ko Kanepoiki one hanau a he keiki papa no hoi o ia no ia aina. A i Kauai, A ke ao lewa i luna, A ka pua nana i kai o Wailua, i hanau ia ai o Halepaki. O Kapalaoa kekahi inoa o Halepaki a ua kapa ia ka aina ana i noho ...
 
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Title:   Honolulu Star Advertiser : Special Sunday Tabloid
Author:   Honolulu Star Advertiser
Publisher:   Honolulu Star Advertiser
Language:   English
Date:   2011
Subjects:   Non-Fiction, General Works (Periodicals, Series, idexes, Almanacs, etc.), APEC Hawaii
Collections:   Education
Book Id:   WPLBN0002110122
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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...OAA Fisheries Pacifc Islands Region’s area of responsibility is bound by the Hawaiian Archipelago in the north, American Samoa and U.S. Pacifc Remote ... ...ommunity values of Hawai‘i and its people, the Kü‘oko‘a Plan will free the Hawaiian economy from its dependence on fossil fuel and position the sta... ...rstand the importance of relationships. At First Hawaiian Bank, we’re proud to welcome the APEC delegates to Hawaii as the... ... solutions and security of Hawaii’s oldest and largest bank. fhb.com Member FDIC 18 the creation... ...nter and Ko Olina resort, APEC attendees will be immersed in many aspects of Hawaiian culture, thanks to efforts by the APEC Hawai‘i Host Committee. U... ...t Committee. Under the leadership of Host Committee member Corbett Kalama, a Hawaiian Culture Committee was formed and given the task of launching sev... ... host culture. The committee also received guidance from the state Office of Hawaiian Affairs, which helped fund many of the initia- tives. Attendees ... ... many of the initia- tives. Attendees will be welcomed with the sound of the Hawaiian language at the airport, thanks to an initiative launched earlie... ...ted air- port greetings and announcements. This will be supported by printed Hawaiian language trans- lations used in signage developed by the Host Co...
 
       
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