By Elizabeth Buck
Tracing the ways that Hawaiian tradition has been variously suppressed and developed by way of Western explorers, New England missionaries, the vacationer undefined, ethnomusicologists, and modern Hawaiians, greenback deals a desirable 'rereading' of Hawaiian heritage. Elizabeth dollar is a Fellow on the East-West middle in Honolulu, Hawai'i.
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Paradise Remade by Elizabeth Buck