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Author Kirch, Patrick Vinton, author
Title Kuaʻāina kahiko : life and land in ancient Kahikinui, Maui / Patrick Vinton Kirch
Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, [2014]
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 Ethnology Library  DU628.M3 K56 2014    AVAILABLE    30520020794336
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DU628.M3 K58 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001319003
Descript xxiv, 310 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-304) and index
Prologue: in the land of Laʻamaikahiki -- Discovering ancient Kahikinui -- Return to Kahikinui -- Lava landscapes -- Living on lava -- Stones stacked upon stones -- The pānānā of hanamauloa -- Time -- Farming the rock -- Kauhale: domestic life of na kuaʻāina -- "The many smoky fish of the land" -- How many makaʻainana? -- The archaeology of hydrology -- Heiau: sites of sacrifice and power -- Seasons of the gods -- The hao of La Perouse -- The catechist of St. Ynez -- Paiko's windmill -- Epilogue: the future of Kahikinui
Subject Kahikinui (Hawaii) -- Antiquities
Antiquities, Prehistoric -- Hawaii -- Kahikinui
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Hawaii -- Kahikinui
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