skip to content
Hawaiʻi one summer Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Hawaiʻi one summer

Author: Maxine Hong Kingston
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

In this collection of 11 pieces, Maxine Hong Kingston does not attempt to capture Hawaii but "instead and incidentally" to describe her "piece by piece, and hope that the sum praises her". The essays  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kingston, Maxine Hong.
Hawaiʻi one summer.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 1998
(OCoLC)646870400
Named Person: Maxine Hong Kingston; Maxine Hong Kingston
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maxine Hong Kingston
ISBN: 0824818873 9780824818876
OCLC Number: 39013751
Notes: "A Latitude 20 book."
Originally published: San Francisco : Meadow Press, 1987.
Description: xviii, 72 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Our first house --
My high school reunion --
War --
Dishwashing --
Chinaman's Hat --
A city person encountering nature --
Useful education --
Talk story: a writers' conference --
Strange sightings --
Lew Welch: an appreciation --
A sea worry.
Responsibility: Maxine Hong Kingston.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"From purchasing a home in Manoa to dancing with the Portuguese man-of-war on the beach and describing her son's 'strange sightings' if a gaping-mouthed, laughing menehune, the book captivates by the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39013751>
library:oclcnum"39013751"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:valueUnknown value: sgp
rdf:valueUnknown value: gpb
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/108862703>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:familyName"Kingston"
schema:givenName"Maxine Hong"
schema:name"Kingston, Maxine Hong"
schema:name"Kingston, Maxine Hong."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
<http://viaf.org/viaf/108862703>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:familyName"Kingston"
schema:givenName"Maxine Hong"
schema:name"Kingston, Maxine Hong"
schema:name"Kingston, Maxine Hong."
schema:datePublished"1998"
schema:description"Our first house -- My high school reunion -- War -- Dishwashing -- Chinaman's Hat -- A city person encountering nature -- Useful education -- Talk story: a writers' conference -- Strange sightings -- Lew Welch: an appreciation -- A sea worry."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/41728176>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Hawaiʻi one summer"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.