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Back to the Future in the Caves of Kauai by
For two decades, paleoecologist David Burney and his wife, Lida Pigott Burney, have led an excavation of Makauwahi Cave on the island of Kaua'i, uncovering the fascinating variety of plants and animals that have inhabited Hawaii throughout its history.
Hawaiian Mythology by
Religion and mythology are interwoven in Hawaiian culture; local legends and genealogies are preserved in song, chant, and narrative. In this book are recorded the oral narratives of the Hawaiian people.
Place Names of Hawaii by
How many place names are there in the Hawaiian Islands? Even a rough estimate is impossible. Hawaiians named taro patches, rocks, trees, canoe landings, resting places in the forests, and the tiniest spots where miraculous events are believed to have taken place. And place names are far from static–names are constantly being given to new houses and buildings, streets and towns, and old names are replaced by new ones.