Polynesian Research: Hawaii

Lançado em fevereiro de 2012 (ePub) em Inglês
    Polynesian Research: Hawaii_0
    Polynesian Research: Hawaii
    • Resumo
    • Detalhes do artigo
    • Garanties
    • Acessórios incluídos
    • Data de lançamento fevereiro 2012
      Editor Tuttle Publishing
      Formato ePub

      Ver todas as características

    • Polynesian Researches:Hawaii is the famous record of the author's visit to the Hawaiian Islands in the early nineteenth century. It includes an account of Hawaiian history, government, religion , warfare, and traditions- a general survey of Hawaiian life. More than this, it is the author's personal observations of Hawaiian manners and customs and is invaluable to anyone interested in old Hawaii.The author, Rev. William Ellis, lived in Polynesia as a missionary from 1817 to 1825. He spent much of his time in Tahiti and soon... Ver mais

    • 5,18 €

      Download imediato

      Descarrega já o teu ebook aqui ou através da aplicação Kobo by Fnac

      Kobo

      Kobo by Fnac

      Milhares de livros disponíveis para download

      Descobrir
    • Satisfeito
      ou reembolsado
    • Levantamento
      gratuito em loja
    • Pagamentos
      Seguros
    • Devoluções
      gratuitas em loja

    Adere ao formato digital: Polynesian Research: Hawaii

    KOBO by Fnac

    Experimenta o Kobo by Fnac

    O mesmo conforto de leitura que um livro em papel e com uma autonomia de leitura até 30 dias. Com o seu ecrã tátil e tamanho de letra adaptável, é intuitivo e fácil de usar e permite-te levar contigo para qualquer lado até 1.000 livros.

    Descobrir

    Resumo Polynesian Research: Hawaii

    Polynesian Researches:Hawaii is the famous record of the author's visit to the Hawaiian Islands in the early nineteenth century. It includes an account of Hawaiian history, government, religion , warfare, and traditions- a general survey of Hawaiian life. More than this, it is the author's personal observations of Hawaiian manners and customs and is invaluable to anyone interested in old Hawaii.

    The author, Rev. William Ellis, lived in Polynesia as a missionary from 1817 to 1825. He spent much of his time in Tahiti and soon became fluent in the language. Before returning to England, he seized an opportunity to visit the Hawaiian Islands. He was soon able to talk with the natives in the Hawaiian language and made a tour of the island of Hawaii.

    On his tour he talked with chiefs, common people Hawaiian holy men, and divinely possessed oracles. He climbed volcanoes, rode canoes, and visited the sight of Captain Cook's death. Besides the description of his tour, this book includes an account of Maui, Kahoolawe, Molokini, Lani, Molokai, Oahu, Kauai, Hiihau, and Kaula.

    The book is full of interesting descriptions of the author's encounters with Hawaiians. It is fast moving and easy reading. This book, an encyclopedic account of traditional Hawaii.

    Características detalhadasPolynesian Research: Hawaii

    • Editor Tuttle Publishing
    • Data de lançamento fevereiro 2012
    • EAN 978-1462904587
    • ISBN 9781462904587

    CARACTERÍSTICAS DO EBOOK

    • Formato ePub
    • Editor Tuttle Publishing
    • Data de lançamento fevereiro 2012
    • EAN 9781462904587
    QUE FORMATO PARA O MEU EBOOK?