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Princess Ka'iulani: Hope of a Nation, Heart of a People

(Paperback - Feb 1999)
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Overview

Tells the story of Hawaii's last heir to the throne who was denied her right to rule when the monarchy was abolished.

Details

  • SKU: 9780802850881
  • SKU10: 080285088X
  • Title: Princess Ka'iulani: Hope of a Nation, Heart of a People
  • Series: Women of Spirit
  • Qty Remaining Online: 6
  • Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
  • Date Published: Feb 1999
  • Book Type: Picture / Wordless
  • Pages: 234
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Age Range: 12 - 17
  • Grade Level: 7th Grade thru 12th Grade
  • Weight lbs: 0.72
  • Dimensions: 9.20" L x 7.00" W x 0.60" H
  • Features: Price on Product, Maps, Index, Illustrated, Ikids, Bibliography
  • Themes: Theometrics | Evangelical; Theometrics | Mainline; Chronological Period | 19th Century; Geographic Orientation | Hawaii; Sex & Gender | Feminine;
  • Category: BIOGRAPHY/BIOGRAPHICAL
  • Subject: Biography & Autobiography - Historical

Review

"Written with great empathy for the subject, this biography describes the life of Hawaiian crown princess Ka’iulani. . . . Well researched and engagingly written, this biography presents a lively portrait of Ka’iulani as she grows from a spoiled child to a disciplined, self-assured young woman, who died after a short illness at age 22." — Booklist

"Linnéa presents a thorough and detailed account of her subject’s life. . . . An interesting, accessible book about an intriguing individual." — School Library Journal

"Engaging and informative." — The Horn Book Guide

"Princess Ka’iulani: Hope of a Nation, Heart of a People is an educational book packed full of fascinating facts and great black-and-white photographs." — The Bloomsbury Review

"This book is recommended to all from middle schoolers to adults who have an interest in the life of a princess, Hawaii, or U.S. History." — Multicultural Review

"A fascinating biography. . . . Her story will encourage and inspire modern girls, and it also will teach them something of Hawaii’s interesting history, traditions, and language." — Catholic Parent

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