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The Resource Unfamiliar fishes, by Sarah Vowell

Unfamiliar fishes, by Sarah Vowell

Label
Unfamiliar fishes
Title
Unfamiliar fishes
Statement of responsibility
by Sarah Vowell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
An irreverent analysis of late-nineteenth-century imperialism in the United States focuses on the annexation of Hawaii as a defining historical milestone, covering such contributing factors as the missionary overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy and the activities of whaling fleets
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384791
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
996.9
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Unfamiliar fishes, by Sarah Vowell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Riverhead Books, 2011
Control code
ocn707626638
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
341 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410438256
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011008967
System control number
(OCoLC)707626638
Label
Unfamiliar fishes, by Sarah Vowell
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Riverhead Books, 2011
Control code
ocn707626638
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
341 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410438256
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011008967
System control number
(OCoLC)707626638

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