A Natural History Of The Hawaiian Islands

Pub Date : 1994-01 | Author : E. Alison Kay | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 0824816595
ISBN 13 : 9780824816599

This book brings together primary source materials on major theme in Hawaiian natural history: the geological process that have built the Islands; the physical factors that influen..

Seabirds Of Hawaii

Pub Date : 1990 | Author : Craig S. Harrison | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 0801497221
ISBN 13 : 9780801497223

"This book, the first one to portray a tropical seabird community, treats the 22 species of seabirds of the Hawaiian archipelago from a conservationist point of view. . . . A class..

Hawaiian Natural History Ecology And Evolution

Pub Date : 2002-01 | Author : Alan C. Ziegler | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 0824821904
ISBN 13 : 9780824821906

Not since Willam A. Bryans 1915 landmark compendium, Hawaiian Natural History, has there been a single-volume work that offers such extensive coverage of this complex but fascinati..

Science History And Social Activism

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Everett Mendelsohn | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 1402004958
ISBN 13 : 9781402004957

This book highlights not only aspects of the career of Everett Mendelsohn, one of the premier historians of biology of our age, but also a wide range of topics that are now grouped..

Introduction

Pub Date : 2001-01 | Author : Elwood C. Zimmerman | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : 082482427X
ISBN 13 : 9780824824273

Back in print This classic introductory volume to a distinguished series is available again with a new foreword and biography of the author. Insects of Hawaii is a comprehensive an..

Isles Of Refuge

Pub Date : 2001-01 | Author : Mark J. Rauzon | Publisher : University of Hawaii Press

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015050760381
ISBN 13 :

"A fascinating, lively publication. . . . While Rauzon, a biologist, packs the book with lots of scholarly information, his lyrical writing style, keen observations and adept story..