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Exploring the Hāmākua coast

Ken Okimoto

Exploring the Hāmākua coast

a pictorial guide to the plantation era

by Ken Okimoto

  • 46 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Watermark Pub. in Honolulu, HI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plantation life -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island -- History -- Pictorial works.,
  • Sugar growing -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island -- History -- Pictorial works.,
  • Historic buildings -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island -- Pictorial works.,
  • Historic sites -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island -- Pictorial works.,
  • Hawaii Island (Hawaii) -- History, Local -- Pictorial works.,
  • Hilo-Hāmākua Heritage Coastline (Hawaii) -- History, Local -- Pictorial works.,
  • Pacific Coast (Hawaii) -- History, Local -- Pictorial works.,
  • Hawaii Island (Hawaii) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.,
  • Hawaii Island (Hawaii) -- Biography -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 121) and index.

    Other titlesHāmākua Coast
    StatementKen Okimoto.
    GenrePictorial works., Biography
    SeriesSmall town series. Big Island
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU628.H28 O38 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17936950M
    ISBN 100972093222
    LC Control Number2002115780

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