AN ACCOUNT OF THE POLYNESIAN RACE: Its Origins and Migrations by Abraham Fornander

AN ACCOUNT OF THE POLYNESIAN RACE: Its Origins and Migrations

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Originally published in the 1870s (three successive volumes), this is a pioneering assay of Hawaiian culture. Fornander, a Swede who settled on the islands and learned the native language from his wife, describes history, customs, language, literature.

Publisher: Tuttle