Indigenous Peoples

Bushnell, O. A. The Gifts of Civilization: Germs and Genocide in Hawai'i. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1993.

Graves, Michael W., and David J. Addison. "The Polynesian Settlement of the Hawaiian Archipelago: Integrating Models and Methods in Archaeological Interpretation." World Archaeology 26, no. 3 (February 1995): 380-400.

Kame'eleihiwa, Lilikala. Native Land and Foreign Desires: A History of Land Tenure Change in Hawai'i from Traditional Times Until the 1848 Mahele. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press, 1992.

Kirch, Patrick Vinton, and Marshall Sahlins. Anahulu: The Anthropology of History in the Kingdom of Hawaii. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992.

Nordyke, Eleanor C. The Peopling of Hawai'i. Second ed. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1989.

Stannard, David E. Before the Horror: The Population of Hawai'i on the Eve of Western Contact. Honolulu: Social Science Research Institute, University of Hawaii, 1989.


Bennett, Major C. C. Lecture and Sketches of Life on the Sandwich Islands and Hawaiian Travel and Scenery. San Francisco: The Bancroft Company, 1893.

Boelen, Jacobus. A Merchant's Perspective: Captain Jacobus Boelen's Narrative of His Visit to Hawai'i in 1828. Translated by Frank J. A. Broeze. Honolulu: Hawaiian Historical Society, 1988.

Bone, Robert W. "Mission Among the Palms: The Calvinists and 19th-Century Hawaii." Travel-Holiday 169, no. 4 (April 1988): 50-56.

Budnick, Rich. Stolen Kingdom: An American Conspiracy. Honolulu: Aloha Press, 1992.

Fitzpatrick, Gary L. The Early Mapping of Hawai'i. Honolulu: Expeditions Limited, 1986.

Flora and Fauna

Amos, William H. "Hawaii's Volcanic Cradle of Life." National Geographic 178, no. 1 (July 1990): 70-88.

Asquith, Adam. "Alien Species and the Extinction Crisis of Hawaii's Invertebrates." Endangered Species Update 12, no. 6 (June 1995): 6-12.

Chapple, Steve. "Far Away From It All: Waipio Valley, on Hawaii's Big Island, Is a Lost Place Where Wilderness Thrives." Audubon 96, no. 3 (May/June 1994): 34-36.

Cox, George W. Alien Species in North America and Hawaii: Impacts on Natural Ecosystems. Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2000.

Culliney, John L. Islands in a Far Sea: Nature and Man in Hawaii. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1988.

Edwin H. Bryan, Jr., et al. The Natural and Cultural History of Honaunau, Kona, Hawai'i. Honolulu: Dept. of Anthropology, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, 1986.

Kay, E. Alison, ed. A Natural History of the Hawaiian Islands: Selected Readings II. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1994.

Loope, Lloyd L., and Arthur C. Medeiros. "Strategies for Long-Term Protection of Biological Diversity in Rainforests of Haleakala National Park and East Maui, Hawaii." Endangered Species Update 12, no. 6 (June 1995): 1-6.

Royte, Elizabeth. "On the Brink: Hawaii's Vanishing Species." National Geographic 188, no. 3 (September 1995): 2-32.

Scott, Susan. Plants and Animals of Hawai'i. Honolulu: Bess Press, 1991.

Stone, Charles P., and Linda W. Pratt. Hawai'i's Plants and Animals: Biological Sketches of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Honolulu: Hawaii Natural History Association, National Park Service, 1994.

Tamkins, Theresa. "Hog Wilds in Hawaii: The Islands' Big Pig Problem." Audubon 96, no. 1 (January/February 1994): 17-19.

Agriculture and Industrialization

Adler, Jacob. Claus Spreckels: The Sugar King in Hawaii. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1966.

Alexander, Arthur C. Koloa Plantation, 1835-1935: A History of the Oldest Hawaiian Sugar Plantation. Honolulu: Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 1937.

Alexander, William P. The Irrigation of Sugar Cane in Hawaii. Honolulu: Experiment Station of the Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association, 1923.

Campbell, Susan M. Sugar in Hawaii: A Guide to Historical Resources. Edited by Linda K. Menton. Honolulu: Humanities Program of the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts in Cooperation with the Hawaiian Historical Society, 1986.

Conde, J. C. Sugar Trains: Narrow Gauge Rails of Hawaii. Felton, CA: Glenwood Publishers, 1973.

Cox, Doak C. Water Development for Hawaiian Sugar Cane Irrigation. Honolulu, 1954.

Gray, Francine du Plessix. Hawaii: The Sugar-Coated Fortress. New York: Random House, 1972.

Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association. Sugar in Hawaii: The Story of Sugar Plantations, Their History, Their Methods of Operations and Their Place in the Economy of Hawaii. Honolulu, 1949.

Kahane, Joyce D. The Sugar Industry in Hawaii. Honolulu: Legislative Reference Bureau, 1987.

McGowan, William P. "Industrializing the Land of Lono: Sugar Plantation Managers and Workers in Hawaii, 1900-1920." Agricultural History 69, no. 2 (Spring 1995): 177-201.

Nakayama, Mona. Maritime Industries of Hawaii: A Guide to Historical Resources. Honolulu: Foundation on Culture and the Arts in Cooperation with the Hawaiian Historical Society, 1987.

Takaki, Ronald T. Pau hana: Plantation Life and Labor in Hawaii, 1835-1920. University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu, 1983.

Vandercook, John W. King Cane: The Story of Sugar in Hawaii. New York: Harper, 1939.

Wagner-Wright, Sandra. History of the Macadamia Nut Industry in Hawai'i, 1881-1981. Lewiston, NY: E. Mellen Press, 1995.


Char, Wai Jane. Chinese Historic Sites and Pioneer Families of Rural Oahu. Edited by Wai Jane Char and Tin-Yuke Char. Honolulu: Hawaii Chinese History Center, 1988.

Farber, David, and Beth Bailey. "The Fighting Man as Tourist: The Politics of Tourist Culture in Hawaii During World War II." Pacific Historical Review 65.4 (Nov. 1996) 641-61.

Frierson, Pamela. The Burning Island: A Journey Through Myth and History in the Volcano Country, Hawai'i. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1991.

La Croix, Sumner J., and James Roumasset. "The Evolution of Private Property in Nineteenth-Century Hawaii." Journal of Economic History 50, no. 4 (December 1990): 829-853.

McWilliams, Tennant S. "James H. Blount, the South and Hawaiian Annexation." Pacific Historical Review 57, no. 1 (February 1988): 25-47.

Whitehead, John. "Hawaii: The First and Last Far West?" Western Historical Quarterly 23, no. 2 (May 1992): 152-177.

Wyss, Max, Robert Y. Koyanagi, and Doak C. Cox, eds. The Lyman Hawaiian Earthquake Diary, 1833-1917. Washington, D.C.: Govt. Printing Office, 1992.