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Pac.BV3680.H4A3 1992
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TITLE: Hawaii's missionary saga : sacrifice and godliness in paradise / by LaRue W. Piercy.
AUTHOR: Piercy, LaRue W.
PUBLISHED: Honolulu, Hawaii : Mutual Publishing, 1992.
DESCRIPTION: 221 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references (pages 214-216) and index.
NOTES: Introduction: Latter Day pilgrims -- The fateful life of Henry Obookiah -- Those eager volunteers -- That long, hard journey to Owhyhee -- Getting the mission started -- Three Christian natives and the prince -- Hardships of missionary life in Kailua for the Holmans and Thurstons -- Those indomitable Thurstons -- Thurstons-Keep the children's minds pure -- Powerful Artemas Bishop -- Doctor Seth Andrews serves nobly -- Governor Kuakini and God -- Kapiolani spreads Christianity -- Goodrich starts the Hilo Mission -- Those industrious Lymans -- Titus Coan-leader extraordinary -- The Wilcox woes -- Charles Wetmore-Hilo physician-druggist --
NOTES: Dwight Baldwin and his difficult mission -- Lorenzo Lyons-he loved Hawaii and Hawaii loved him -- Forerunners in Kohala -- Elias Bond-strong man of Kohala -- John Paris-leader with two missions -- Appendix A. Missionary birthplaces -- Appendix B. Personal missionary record by companies -- Appendix C. Special subjects index -- Appendix D. Mission churches in Hawaii -- Appendix #. Chronology -- Appendix f. Those well-educated missionaries -- Appendix G. Missionary years of service -- Appendix H. Missionary birthplaces by state.
SUBJECT: Missions |z Hawaii |x History.
SUBJECT: Missions |z Hawaii.
SUBJECT: Missionaries --Hawaii--Biography.
SUBJECT: Missionaries --Hawaii--Hawaii Island --History.
SUBJECT: Missionaries.
SUBJECT: Missions.
SUBJECT: Hawaii --History.
SUBJECT: Hawaii Island (Hawaii) --History
SUBJECT: Hawaii.
SUBJECT: Biography.
SUBJECT: History.

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