Called from Within: Early Women Lawyers of Hawai?i
Mari J. Matsuda
University of Hawaii Press, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 344 pages
The 17 women of the Hawaii bar whose biographies are presented lived through, and were involved in, the dramatic changes that brought Hawaii from monarchy independent Republic to Territory and, finally, to statehood. The introducti by editor Matsuda places the lives of these early women lawyers in t
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