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Wolman, David

Summary: Traces the role of three Hawaiian cowboys who became champions at the 1908 Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo, detailing how their careers influenced post-annexation Hawaiian identity, island ranching, and the rodeo culture of Cheyenne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 978.7 WOL

Moore, Susanna.

Summary: "The dramatic history of America's tropical paradise. The history of Hawaii may be said to be the story of arrivals--from the eruption of volcanoes on the ocean floor 18,000 feet below, the first hardy seeds that over millennia found their way to the islands, and the confused birds blown from their migratory routes, to the early Polynesian adventurers who sailed across the Pacific in double...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 996.9 MOO

Poe, Mayumi Shimose

Summary: On December 7, 1941, thirteen-year old Alice's life changes completely as she experiences an act of war, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, and her father's imprisonment in a Japanese internment camp, leaving Alice and the rest of her family struggling to adjust to life without him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a capstone imprint 2019

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED POE

Stanley, Fay.

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Four Winds Press 1991

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 KAI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB KAIULANI STA

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Museum of New Mexico Press 1997

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 746.46 TO

Todd, Ilima

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Maile falls in love with Englishman John Harbottle, the navigator for Captain James Cook when they arrive in the Sandwich Islands. The two cultures clash after the death of Captain Cook in 1779, and Maile is forced to make an impossible decision: save John or save her people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Todd 2019

Hedgpeth, Don.

Summary: An anthology of excerpts from a variety of publications depicting the day-to-day life and experiences of the Texas cowboy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Northland Press 1978

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.4 HED

Various artists.

Contents: Language of dreams (58:00) -- Green rose hula - unreleased track by Sonny Chillingworth (5:00) -- George Winston on slack key guitar & tunings (5:36) -- Radio promo (:30).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Dancing Cat Records 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/OCEANIC LAN

Vowell, Sarah

Summary: From the bestselling author of "The Wordy Shipmates" comes an examination of Hawaii's emblematic and exceptional history, retracing the impact of New England missionaries who began arriving in the early 1800s to remake the island paradise into a version of New England.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 996.9 VOW

Harding, Stephen

Summary: Harding explores the little-known episode of a U.S. cargo ship that mysteriously vanished, along with her crew, hours before the attack on Pearl Harbor, marking the start of a global conflict and sparking one of the most enduring nautical mysteries of the war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HAR

Summary: "In Japanese, tora means "tiger." In December of 1941, "tiger, tiger, tiger" was the code phrase that unleashed one of history's most devastating surprise attacks. But the Japanese raid on Pearl Harbor also awakened the "sleeping giant" of American military might, and in the process, sealed Japan's fate"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2014

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV PEA

Salisbury, Graham.

Summary: Tomikazu Nakaji's biggest concerns are baseball, homework, and a local bully, until life with his Japanese family in Hawaii changes drastically after the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell Laurel-Leaf 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SAL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SAL

Checkoway, Julie

Summary: The inspirational story of a group of impoverished children who were transformed into champion swimmers. In 1937 an ordinary grammar school teacher on the island of Maui took a group of underprivileged children, mostly of Japanese ancestry, and in three short years transformed them into Olympic champions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 797.2 Checkoway 2015

Holub, Joan.

Summary: Concerned that the increasing influence of Americans will make her island's traditional ways disappear, seven-year-old Princess Lydia Liliuokalani commits traditional stories of the Hawaiian people to paper and presents them to King Kamehameha on Restoration Day in 1846.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2007

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White, Ellen Emerson.

Summary: Follows the life of Victoria Kaiulani Cleghorn from 1889 to 1893 as she studies to be a better princess, even as Hawaii's monarchy, and her throne, are being undermined by American businessmen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2001

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WHI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WHI

Kennedy, Paul M.

Summary: Analyzes previously unexplored strategic factors that contributed to the Allied victory in World War II, sharing assessments of ambitious goals successfully pursued by FDR, Churchill, and other attendees at the Casablanca Conference.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 KEN

Roselius, J Chris.

Summary: Describes the history of the professional football team and includes pivotal games and seasons, prominent players, and the future of the team.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.332 ROS

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Summary: Introduces children to cowboys and the West and visits the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TM Books and Video 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV ALL

Summary: Follow Steve McGarrett, Danno, and the rest of the Five-O squard. McGarrett heads an elite state police unit investigating organized crime, murder, assassination attempts, foreign agents, and felonies of every type. Saboteurs, revolutionaries, vigilantees, and the diabolical villain Wo Fat are just a few of the dangers McGarrett and his team must face.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Texas A&M University Press 1984

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.4 TEX

Freedman, Russell.

Summary: Describes, in text and illustrations, the duties, clothes, equipment, and day-to-day life of the cowboys who flourished in the west from the 1860's to the 1890's.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 1985

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 978 FRE

Reynolds, Aaron

Summary: A scurvy pirate crew, led by Burnt Beard, finds trouble when they try to hide their treasure in Old Cheyenne and have some miscommunication with Black Bob McKraw and his posse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

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Compton, Ralph.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charnwood 2000

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP W COM

Pearlman, Jeff.

Summary: They were America's Team, the high-priced, high-glamour, high-flying Dallas Cowboys of the 1990s, who won three Super Bowls and made as many headlines off the field as on it. Led by Emmitt Smith, the charismatic Deion "Prime Time" Sanders, and Hall of Famers Troy Aikman and Michael Irvin, the Cowboys rank among the greatest of all NFL dynasties.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 PEA