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Hawaiian archipelago

Isabella L. Bird

Hawaiian archipelago

Six months among the palm groves, coral reefs, & volcanoes of the Sandwich Islands

by Isabella L. Bird

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Published by Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaii -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSix months among the palm groves
    Statementby Isabella L. Bird ..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU623 .B62 1876
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 318 p. :
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15220165M

    A foreign store, a number of native houses, a great heiau, or heathen temple on a height, a fringe of cocoa-nut palms, and a background of blazing hills, flaring with varieties of red, hardly toned down by any attempt at vegetation, a crystalline atmosphere palpitating with heat, deep, rippleless, clear water, with coral groves below, and a. The Hawaiian archipelago consists of eight major islands, as well as a number of smaller islets and uninhabited atolls scattered across the Pacific Ocean. The first step in planning your dream Hawaiian vacation is figuring out which island (or islands) to visit. If you want some adventure, book a guided or self-guided tour with Bike Maui.

    The main Hawaiian Islands lie at the southeastern end of the Hawaiian archipelago, with the uninhabited Northwest Hawaiian Islands extending toward Asia. The NWHI are uninhabited except for seasonal field camps on a few islands and a small year-round population on Midway. The coral reef ecosystems of the NWHI are unique in that they are some of. The Big Island of Hawaii is the third most popular choice amongst visitors, with over to million travelers annually. Often called the 'Big Island' to help distinguish it from the 1, mile long archipelago with which it shares its name, Hawai'i, .

    THE HAWAIIAN ARCHIPELAGO. SIX MONTHS AMONG THE PALM GROVES, CORAL REEFS, AND VOLCANOES OF THE SANDWICH ISLANDS. BY ISABELLA L. BIRD. Canon Kingsley, in his charming book on the West Indies, says, "The undoubted fact is known I find to few educated English people, that the Coco palm, which produces coir rope, cocoanuts, and a . The Hawaiian archipelago. Six months among the palm groves, coral reefs, & volcanoes of the Sandwich Islands, Related Titles. Related/Analytical: Six months among the palm groves. By. Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy), Type. Book. Material. Published material. Publication infoBook Edition: 2d Ed.


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"Ka Pae `Aina O Hawai`i Nei (the Hawaiian Archipelago) comprises islands, reefs and shoals, stretching 1, miles (2, kilometers) southeast to northwest across the Tropic of Cancer between 40'. The Hawaiian Islands are one of the most geographically isolated places on earth, over 2, miles and nearly 4, km to the closest landmass, which is California, USA.

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