- By Abraham Fornander

Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I

  • Title: Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I
  • Author: Abraham Fornander
  • ISBN: 9781566471473
  • Page: 332
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I A reprint of this classic of precontact history tracing Hawaii s saga from legendary times to the arrival of Captain Cook including an account of his demise

    A reprint of this classic of precontact history tracing Hawaii s saga from legendary times to the arrival of Captain Cook, including an account of his demise.

    1 thought on “Ancient History of the Hawaiian People to the Times of Kamehameha I

    1. A good, thoroughly researched, history book makes you want more. This one is such for me.One interesting observation of mine. In one place the author described something akin to the Easter Island Moai. Except in this case made of wicker. Fornander mentioned them but didn't go further into what they were.I do like how the author tried to go through the various family trees where he could. He also did a good job of covering the many wars that led to consolidation of territory under a single kingsh [...]

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