Hawaii and its people by Lorna H. Jarrett

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Published by Honolulu Star-Bulletin Ltd. in Honolulu .

Written in English

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Statementby Lorna H. Jarrett.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 86/347 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 319 p.
Number of Pages319
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Open LibraryOL2507124M
LC Control Number87890129

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