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Author Vowell, Sarah, 1969-

Title Unfamiliar fishes / Sarah Vowell.

Imprint New York : Riverhead Books, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    996.9 VOW    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    996.9 VOW    Available
Description 238 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238).
Summary From the bestselling author of "The Wordy Shipmates" comes an examination of Hawaii's emblematic and exceptional history, retracing the impact of New England missionaries who began arriving in the early 1800s to remake the island paradise into a version of New England.
Subject Americanization -- History.
Imperialism -- History.
Hawaii -- History.
Hawaii -- Annexation to the United States.
Hawaii -- Colonization.
United States -- Territorial expansion.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1897-1901.
ISBN 9781594487873
1594487871

 
    
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