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Tropic Landfall: the Port of Honolulu

Tropic Landfall: the Port of Honolulu

By Clifford Gessler

Doubleday, 1942, 331 pp.

This is an impressionistic picture of Hawaiian life and history, painted with broad strokes on a large canvas. Since the book forms part of a series on seaports, the emphasis is naturally on things nautical rather than economic, social or political.