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This book retells the Massie Kahahawai Case of 1931-32. It is a close examination of how Native Hawaiians, Asian immigrants and others during the territorial period responded to challenges posed by military and federal officials during two interrelated events: the alleged rape of Thalia Massie, a Navy wife and the killing of one of her alleged rapists, Joseph Kahahawai, a ...more
Paperback, 184 pages
Published May 31st 2014 by University of Hawaii Press
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