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Unfamiliar fishes, Sarah Vowell

Label
Unfamiliar fishes
Title
Unfamiliar fishes
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Vowell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the bestselling author of "The Wordy Shipmates" comes an examination of Hawaii's emblematic and exceptional history, retracing the impact of New England missionaries who began arriving in the early 1800s to remake the island paradise into a version of New England
Summary
An irreverent analysis of late-nineteenth-century imperialism in the United States focuses on the annexation of Hawaii as a defining historical milestone, covering such contributing factors as the missionary overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy and the activities of whaling fleets
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384791
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
996.9
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU625
LC item number
.V89 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Unfamiliar fishes, Sarah Vowell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-238)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5491290
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781594487873
Lccn
2010047943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
Stock number
  • BRO-upg20110308-054
  • BRO-cust20110309-054
  • BRO-cust20110518-117
  • BRO-cust20110527-054
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn646111859
  • (OCoLC)646111859
Label
Unfamiliar fishes, Sarah Vowell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-238)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5491290
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781594487873
Lccn
2010047943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
Stock number
  • BRO-upg20110308-054
  • BRO-cust20110309-054
  • BRO-cust20110518-117
  • BRO-cust20110527-054
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn646111859
  • (OCoLC)646111859

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