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5 edition of Hawaiian fishing legends found in the catalog.

Hawaiian fishing legends

with notes on ancient fishing implements and practices


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Published by Kalamakū Press in Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English

  • Hawaii.,
  • Hawaii
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Hawaii.,
    • Hawaiians -- Folklore.,
    • Hawaiians -- Fishing.,
    • Fishing -- Hawaii -- Folklore.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-126).

      Statementedited by Dennis Kawaharada.
      ContributionsKawaharada, Dennis.
      LC ClassificationsGR110.H38 H386 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 126 p. :
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1569193M
      ISBN 100962310239
      LC Control Number91060407

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The demi-god Maui is known as a childish trickster with an arrogant side—not quite the typical hero. However, the myths, mele (songs), and oli (chants) surrounding his incredible feats were passed down for generations, even pre-dating written language.

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Besides being a good read, this one makes a lot of material available to scholars, teachers and writers. Hawaiians used spears to fish in shallows or along rocky ledges, or underwater to catch rock fishes. Night spear fishing inside the reef was done by the light of kukui-nut torches as the bright light attracted fish in shallow waters.

Hard woods like kauila, o`a, koai`e, and uhiuhi were favored for spears. Excellent book on fishing techniques of the Big Island,those are some dedicated fisherman in book gives a wide variety of techniques most with explanations by the local fisherman who invented or mastered the drawings that go along with the explanations are easy to understand and give the book a nice old school feel to going to spend some time fishing in /5(7).

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In response to repeated requests, the compiler now presents in book form the series of legends that have been made a feature of “The Hawaiian Annual” for a number of years past. The series has been enriched by the addition of several tales, the famous shark legend having been furnished for this purpose from the papers of the Hawaiian.

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Here are four of our favorite local fishing tales. Ku’ula. Ku’ula is a popular character in a number of Hawaiian tales. The fishing continued and blocks of coral were caught and thrown back into the sea until all the islands appeared. Hints of this legend cling to other island groups as well as to the Hawaiian Islands.

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