Land & politics in Hawaii by Robert H. Horwitz

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Published by Bureau of Social and Political Research, College of Social Science, Michigan State University in East Lansing .

Written in English

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  • Land tenure -- Hawaii,
  • Hawaii -- Public lands,
  • Hawaii -- Politics and government

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Book details

ContributionsMeller, Norman,
LC ClassificationsHD1129 H5 H65 1963
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14379417M

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