Lost kingdom : Hawaii's last queen, the sugar kings, and America's first imperial adventure /
Deftly weaving together a memorable cast of characters, "Lost Hawaii" brings to life the ensuing clash between a vulnerable Polynesian people and relentlessly expanding capitalist powers. Portraits of royalty and rogues, sugar barons, and missionaries combine into a sweeping tale of the Ha...
|Main Author:||Siler, Julia Flynn.|
New York : [Berkeley, Calif.] :
Atlantic Monthly Press ;
xxx, 415 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.