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Author Loebel-Fried, Caren

Title Hawaiian legends of dreams / retold and illuminated by Caren Loebel-Fried
Published Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, ©2005
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 146 pages) : illustrations
Contents Dreams sent by the gods. The hidden spring of Punahou ; Kāne, Kanaloa, and the whale ; Kālai-pāhoa, the poisonwood god -- Dream romances. The romance of Lauka'ie'ie ; The dream of Pele ; Halemano and the woman of his dreams -- Dream prophecies. Village of the eel -- Dream guidance sent by the spirits. Smoke ; Kanaka-o-kai, the man of the sea
Summary A retelling of nine Hawaiian legends illustrating the importance of dreams and their interpretation in Hawaiian culture
Notes "A Latitude 20 book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-146)
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Subject Hawaiians -- Folklore
Legends -- Hawaii
Folklore -- Hawaii
Genre/Form Folklore.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0824845242 (electronic bk.)
0824872274 (electronic bk.)
9780824845247 (electronic bk.)
9780824872274 (electronic bk.)