Unfamiliar fishes

Title Unfamiliar fishes
Names Vowell, Sarah.
Book Number DB073201
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Author of The Wordy Shipmates (DB 67904) traces the 1820 journey of Protestant missionaries to Hawaii and describes their attempt to duplicate an island version of New England. Discusses the 1898 annexation of the islands by the missionaries' sons, who--with help from the U.S. Marines--overthrew Queen Liliuokalani. Bestseller. 2011.
Narrator Cundiff, Kerry.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
Bestseller - Non-Fiction - BEN
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
Bestseller.
LC Subject Americanization - History
Imperialism - History
Hawaii - Annexation to the United States
Hawaii - Colonization
Hawaii - History
United States - Foreign relations - 1897-1901
United States - Territorial expansion
Call Number 996.9 ANF
Language English
Released 2011
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2011 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Riverhead Books, 2011. 1594487871
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