The Island Edge of America: A Political History of Hawai'i

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In his most challenging work to date, journalist and author Tom Coffman offers readers a new and much-needed political narrative of twentieth-century Hawai'i. The Island Edge of America reinterprets the major events leading up to and following statehood in 1959: U.S. annexation of the Hawaiian kingdom, the wartime crisis of the Japanese-American community, post-war labor organization, the Cold War, the development of Hawai'i's legendary Democratic Party, the rise of native Hawaiian nationalism. His account weaves together ...

The Island Edge of America: A Political History of Hawaii 2003, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu

ISBN-13: 9780824826628

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The Island Edge of America: A Political History of Hawai'i 2003, University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu, HI

ISBN-13: 9780824826253

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