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Tales and traditions of the people of old =

Nā moʻolelo o ka poʻe kahiko

by Samuel Manaiakalani Kamakau

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Published by Bishop Museum Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaii -- History.,
  • Hawaii -- Civilization.,
  • Hawaii -- Genealogy.,
  • Hawaii -- Kings and rulers.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNā moʻolelo o ka poʻe kahiko.
    StatementSamuel Mānaiakalani Kamakau ; translated from the newspapers Ka Nupepa Kuokoa and Ke Au Okoa by Mary Kawena Pukui ; edited by Dorothy B. Barrère.
    SeriesBishop Museum special publication -- [94], Bernice P. Bishop Museum special publication -- [94]
    ContributionsBarrère, Dorothy B., Pukui, Mary Kawena, 1895-1986
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU624.65 .K34 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p. ;
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21575314M
    ISBN 100930897447

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Tales and Traditions of the People of Old: Na Moolelo a ka Poe Kahiko

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