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Hawaiian Historical Legends

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This book, one of six written by Dr. Westervelt, is a fascinating potpourri of Hawaiian legends and historical tales. The origins of the Hawaiian people, the demi-god Maui's search for immortality for mankind, the coming of Captain Cook, the wars of King Kamehameha, as well as other aspects of Hawaii's incredible history fill its pages.
Mass Market Paperback, 218 pages
Published June 2002 by Mutual Publishing (first published December 1st 1989)
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Lei
I liked this book, most of these legends are well know but it was nice to know about the untold tales of Hawaii.
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