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Princess Ka'Iulani : Hope of a Nation, Heart of a People (Paperback) (Sharon Linnea)
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On March 1, 1893, Princess Kaiulani, the seventeen-year-old crown princess of Hawaii, stepped onto the pier at New York City. She was greeted by a crowd of reporters and onlookers who knew that, in many ways, she stood at a crossroads in history. Fully aware of the significance of her visit, she prayed that she could help persuade the American government to return her beautiful islands to the Hawaiian people.This biography tells the fascinatingand little-knownstory of Princess Kaiulanis life and courageous fight for Hawaiian independence. Using many newly translated journals and letters, Sharon Linn?a introduces young readers to the most beloved figure in Hawaiian history, and one of Americas most overlooked Christian heroines.
A unique biography tells the fascinating and little-known story of seventeen-year-old Princess Ka'iulani--the last crown princess of Hawaii--and her courageous fight for Hawaiian independence in 1893. Simultaneous.
Number of Pages: 234.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Book format: Paperback
Age Range: 9-12 years
Pricing Code - MMBV: G
Author: Sharon Linnea
Publisher - MMBV: Eerdmans Pub Co
Street Date: February 1, 1999
Item Number (DPCI): 248-31-4856