Big Happiness: The Life and Death of a Modern Hawaiian Warrior

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Big Happiness is extremely important to our community. Mark Panek's biography of Percy Kipapa speaks to the consequences of the destruction of Hawai'i's rural neighborhoods, unchecked development, the ice epidemic, the failures of government, sumo, intricate family and neighbor relationships, and more. What is most impressive is Panek's ability to weave all of these complex topics together in a seamless narrative that connects all the dots. Part mystery, part investigative journalism, part poignant Island portrait, this ...

Big Happiness: The Life and Death of a Modern Hawaiian Warrior 2011, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu

ISBN-13: 9780824834685

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