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Passages to the Dream Shore: Short Stories of Contemporary Hawaii
  

Passages to the Dream Shore: Short Stories of Contemporary Hawaii (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Stewart, Frank

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The stories in this collection show the ways in which Hawaii, despite its idyllic surface, can be a place of war and hardship, of unhappiness and failure, as well as a place of great compassion, love, and self-sacrifice. This anthology is concerned primarily with contemporary Haw ...

ISBN 9780824811228
Published 28 March 2008 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Hawaii Garden: Tropical Shrubs
   

Hawaii Garden: Tropical Shrubs (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New edition)

By Clay, Horace F.; Hubbard, James C.; Golt, Rick

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How to identify, select, install and care for shrubs available in modern Hawai'i and other mild-climate areas. Illust. in colour.

ISBN 9780824811280
Published 28 March 2008 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Bellona Island Beliefs and Rituals
   

Bellona Island Beliefs and Rituals (Hardback)

By Monberg, Torben

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This work by a Danish anthropologist is a significant contribution to Polynesian ethnography. Bellona and Rennell islands are Polynesian outliers in the Solomon Islands. In pre-European times the cultures of the two islands were almost identical.

ISBN 9780824811471
Published 31 January 1990 by University of Hawai'i Press
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Pacific Islands Monograph Series, No 9
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Missionary Lives: Papua, 1874-1914
   

Missionary Lives: Papua, 1874-1914 (Hardback, illustrated edition)

By Langmore, Diane

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History and biographies of the early missionaries in Papua. Illust. B&W.

ISBN 9780824811631
Published 31 May 1989 by University of Hawai'i Press
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Pi Monograph Series #6
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All I'm Asking for is My Body
  

All I'm Asking for is My Body (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Murayama, Milton

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A picaresque novelette describing plantation life in Hawaii, from the Japanese perspective, during the first half of this century. Uses both Japanese and English pidgins.

ISBN 9780824811723
Published 30 November 1988 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Series Kolowalu Books (Paperback)
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Strangers in Their Own Land: A Century of Colonial Rule in the Caroline and Marshall Islands
  

Strangers in Their Own Land: A Century of Colonial Rule in the Caroline and Marshall Islands (Hardback, illustrated edition)

By Hezel, Francis X.

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A social history of the Caroline and Marshall Islands, which looks in depth at colonialization of the islands and the strategies the islanders developed for survival under Spanish, German, Japanese and American rule.

ISBN 9780824816421
Published 12 March 2009 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Series Pacific Islands Monograph Series
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Houses Far from Home: British Colonial Space in the New Hebrides
   

Houses Far from Home: British Colonial Space in the New Hebrides (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Rodman, Margaret Critchlow

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The houses far from home featured in this book are located in Vanuatu, a chain of islands between Fiji and Australia in the southwest Pacific. Once known as the Anglo-French Condominium of the New Hebrides, the islands were jointly administered by the Bri

ISBN 9780824823948
Published 25 March 2008 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Unfolding the Moon: Enacting Women's Kastom in Vanuatu
  

Unfolding the Moon: Enacting Women's Kastom in Vanuatu (Hardback)

By Bolton, Lissant

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In the first years after independence in 1980, kastom (indigenous knowledge and practice) became a key marker in ni-Vanuata identity. It was almost entirely concerned wih men until 1991 when a project that focused on women's knowledge and skills was established. This study consid ...

ISBN 9780824825355
Published 31 January 2003 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Reef and Shore Fishes of the South Pacific: New Caledonia to Tahiti and the Pitcairn Islands
   

Reef and Shore Fishes of the South Pacific: New Caledonia to Tahiti and the Pitcairn Islands (Hardback, illustrated edition)

By Randall, John E.

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This title concerns the inshore fish fauna of New Caledonia, the Loyalty Islands, Kiribati, Tuvalu, Fiji, the Wallis Islands, Tonga, Samoa, American Samoa, the Tokelau Islands, Phoenix Islands, Cook Islands, Austral Islands, Rapa, the Society Islands, Tuamoto, the Marquesas and t ...

ISBN 9780824826987
Published 31 July 2004 by University of Hawai'i Press
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Art and Decoration of Central New Guinea
  

Art and Decoration of Central New Guinea (Trade Paperback/Paperback, illustrated edition)

By Craig, Barry

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Covers the full range of decorated material from the Mountain-Ok region of central New Guinea. The author provides an historical and ethnographic overview of the area and then relates certain objects and their decorative style to the religious and ritual life of the people.

ISBN 9780852639412
Published 11 August 1988 by Shire Publications Ltd
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Series Shire ethnography
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