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Hawaiian Language: Past, Present, and Future

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Hawaiian: Past, Present, Future presents aspects of Hawaiian and its history that are rarely treated in language classes. The major characters in this book make up a diverse cast: Dutch merchants, Captain Cook's naturalist and philologist William Anderson, 'Opukaha'ia (the inspiration for the Hawaiian Mission), the American lexicographer Noah Webster, philologists in New England, missionary-linguists and their Hawaiian consultants, and many minor players. The account begins in prehistory, placing the probable origins of the ...

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Hawaiian Language: Past, Present, and Future
2020, University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu, HI

ISBN-13: 9780824869830

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Hawaiian Language: Past, Present, and Future
2020, University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu, HI

ISBN-13: 9780824869823

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