Hawai'i, A Pictorial Celebration

Islands of Hawaii

Written by Ellie Crowe and photographed by Elan Penn, with additional images from William Crowe, the Hawai'i State Archives, and others

Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. - New York, NY


With its azure skies, blue seas, lush tropical foliage, and volcanic formations, the Hawaiian islands truly are a visual celebration—and this volume, featuring awe-inspiring photos by Elan Penn, honors its magnificence. But there’s more to America’s 50th state than amazing landscapes: Award-winning author Ellie Crowe is a superb tour guide to the individual islands, with their state parks, museums of native art, temples, ranches, farms, and gardens. Of course, there’s a visit to the USS Arizona Memorial; an introduction to the fierce chiefs and feather gods, monarchs and missionaries who influenced the culture; a journey to the Moloka’i sea cliffs; a trip to Volcanoes National Park; and a presentation of contemporary, sophisticated Hawaii. A foreword by leading Hawaiian scholar Professor Rubellite Kawena Kinney Johnson begins the journey.

160 pages
$19.95 Canadian
HC-PLC with Jacket

Available : 3/2007
ISBN: 1-4027-2407-1
To order: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. - 387 Park Avenue South - New York, NY 10016 - Phone: 212-532-7160 online@Sterlingpub.com or at Barnes & Noble bookstores

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