Fragments of Hawaiian History

Fragments of Hawaiian History

by John Papa Ii
     
 

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John Papa 'I'i, one of the leading citizens of the Hawaiian kingdom during the 19th century, left a unique and invaluable record in "Fragments of Hawaiian History." Brought up for a life of service to the high chiefs, John Papa 'I'i (1800-1870) describes life under the Kamehameha's with the authority of a first-hand witness, presenting personal experiences and… See more details below

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John Papa 'I'i, one of the leading citizens of the Hawaiian kingdom during the 19th century, left a unique and invaluable record in "Fragments of Hawaiian History." Brought up for a life of service to the high chiefs, John Papa 'I'i (1800-1870) describes life under the Kamehameha's with the authority of a first-hand witness, presenting personal experiences and revealing the pattern of Hawaiian culture as it actually functioned.

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ISBN-13:
9780910240314
Publisher:
Bishop Museum Press
Publication date:
10/28/1983
Series:
Special Publications
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
212

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