Hawaii's Story by Hawaii's Queen, Liliuokalani (Google eBook)

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Lee and Shepard, 1898 - Hawaii - 409 pages
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Contents

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II
10
III
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IV
22
V
30
VI
35
VII
43
VIII
52
XXXI
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XXXII
191
XXXIII
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XXXIV
202
XXXV
208
XXXVI
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XXXVII
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XXXVIII
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XI
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XIII
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XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XX
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XXI
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XXII
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XXIII
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XXIV
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XXV
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XXVI
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XXVII
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XXVIII
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XXIX
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XXX
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XXXIX
226
XL
237
XLI
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XLII
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XLIII
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XLIV
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XLV
273
XLVI
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XLVII
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XLVIII
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XLIX
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L
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LI
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LII
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LIII
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LIV
341
LV
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LVI
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LVII
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LVIII
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Page 399 - The municipal legislation of the Hawaiian Islands, not enacted for the fulfillment of the treaties so extinguished, and not inconsistent with this joint resolution nor contrary to the Constitution of the United States nor to any existing treaty of the United States, shall remain in force until the Congress of the United States shall otherwise determine.
Page 399 - States the absolute fee and ownership of all public, government, or crown lands, public buildings or edifices, ports, harbors, military equipment, and all other public property of every kind and description belonging to the government of the Hawaiian Islands, together with every right and appurtenance thereunto appertaining...
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