Books tagged: hawaiian culture

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Bones Of Love, Stories of Old Hawaii
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Woven of bones and love, here are seven beautifully provocative, sometimes strangely disturbing, stories of a sadly vanquished culture and how it loved —“The Bird Catcher,” “House of Bones,” “Warrior Woman,” “Broken Vow,” “Where Has He Gone?,” “Bones of Love,” and “Thigh Bone.”
The True Story of the Death of Captain James Cook
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Native Hawaiians have long been confused by the history they learn at school, which doesn’t match up with the family stories they have heard so often from their elders. Drawing on oral histories and personal interviews with elderly Hawaiians, author Jack Kelly presents this first essay in a series of modern treatments of Hawaiian history.
Hawaii: From Origins To The End Of The Monarchy
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hawaii is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and has written about extensively. However, few books ever talk about the Hawaiians themselves, and their history, going back at least 2000 years. This book was compiled by the author from his personal experiences living on the island of Maui, Hawaii, and the oral traditions he was taught by Hawaiian elders.
Kamehameha and Vancouver, Rendezvous in Paradise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The relationship between King Kamehameha I and British Captain George Vancouver set the course of history for the Hawaiian people after European contact. The alliance had enormous benefit to them both. In February 1794 they met at Kealakekua Bay. Author Jack Kelly employs extensive research, oral history and local lore to weave a fresh and enlightening perspective on Hawaiian history.
Menehune Mana The Spiritual Essence of Hawaii
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The mystical Hawaiian Menehunes, often called “the Little People of the Secret Power”, inspired the creation of “Menehune Mana”. Mana is spiritual energy. It is the source underlying the wisdom of Hawaii’s spiritual journey. Interweaving traditions, teachings, legends and symbolism, “Menehune Mana” embodies Hawaii’s ancient magical spirit.
Lucky Seven Goes Hawaiian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Gregory Lucky Blake born on 7/7/77 at 7AM was working for the LAPD where he met Pualani Kanai. After a falling out with the LAPD they move to Honolulu, Hawaii where they set themselves up as Private Investigators.