Hawaiian Mythology

Hawaiian Mythology

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by Martha Beckwith
     
 

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Ku and Hina-man and woman-were the great ancestral gods of heaven and earth for the ancient Hawaiians. They were life's fruitfulness and all the generations of mankind, both those who are to come and those already born.

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Ku and Hina-man and woman-were the great ancestral gods of heaven and earth for the ancient Hawaiians. They were life's fruitfulness and all the generations of mankind, both those who are to come and those already born.

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Mankind Quarterly
Invaluable for all those whose interest lies with the myths, legends, traditions, and folktales of the Hawaiian peoples. . . a classic of Hawaiian ethnography and folklore.

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ISBN-13:
9780824805142
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
01/28/1977
Pages:
571
Sales rank:
377,614
Product dimensions:
6.05(w) x 9.06(h) x 1.44(d)

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