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Facing the spears of change : the life and legacy of John Papa ʻIʻi

Author: Marie Alohalani Brown
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2016]
Series: Indigenous Pacifics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this groundbreaking work, Marie Alohalani Brown offers a meticulously researched, elegantly written, and compelling portrait of an important historical figure in nineteenth-century Hawaii. Brown's extensive archival research and use of Hawaiian and English language primary sources from the 1800s allows readers to access information that would be otherwise unknown but to a very small circle of researchers.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brown, Marie Alohalani.
Facing the spears of change.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2015042204
(OCoLC)933722571
Named Person: John Papa Ii; John Papa Ii
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marie Alohalani Brown
ISBN: 9780824858711 0824858719 9780824858735 0824858735
OCLC Number: 950971902
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Puka a mohala ka pua: the child appears and blossoms --
He huliau, he au hou: a time of change, a new era --
Pua ka loea kalaiaupuni: a statesman emerges --
Kau mai ka molehulehu: twilight descends --
Ka pale ʻana i na ihe hope loa: parrying the last spears --
He Kanaenae no Ioane Kaneiakama Papa ʻIʻi: words in praise of John Kaneiakama Papa ʻIʻi.
Series Title: Indigenous Pacifics.
Responsibility: Marie Alohalani Brown.

Abstract:

In this groundbreaking work, Marie Alohalani Brown offers a meticulously researched, elegantly written, and compelling portrait of an important historical figure in nineteenth-century Hawaii. Brown's extensive archival research and use of Hawaiian and English language primary sources from the 1800s allows readers to access information that would be otherwise unknown but to a very small circle of researchers.

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