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Images of the hula

Author: Boone Morrison; Malcolm Nāea Chun
Publisher: Volcano, Hawaiʻi : Summit Press, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This volume celebrates the traditional dances of Hawaii. The authors include some 90 photographs, and a rich selection of accompanying translated Hawaiian chants, songs, poetry and other details. Hula is a dance form accompanied by chant or song. It was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there. The hula dramatizes or portrays the words of the chant or song in a visual dance  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Boone Morrison; Malcolm Nāea Chun
OCLC Number: 9951234
Notes: Chants in English and Hawaiian.
Description: [110] pages : chiefly illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Boone Morrison, Malcolm Naea Chun.

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This volume celebrates the traditional dances of Hawaii. The authors include some 90 photographs, and a rich selection of accompanying translated Hawaiian chants, songs, poetry and other details. Hula is a dance form accompanied by chant or song. It was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there. The hula dramatizes or portrays the words of the chant or song in a visual dance form.

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