The Great Mahele: Hawaii’s Land Division of 1848

Paperback: $16.00
ISBN-13: 9780870221255
Published: June 1978

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48 pages
  • About the Book
  • This is a book for attorneys, real estate brokers, students, government agencies, and anyone interested in Hawaiian history. Summarizing succinctly the events that led to the end of the feudal system of land tenure in the Islands, the author presents the reader with a clear and informative account of this important reform. Every landowner in Hawaii should be knowledgeable about the Great Mahele, an understanding of which is needed to avoid confusion about land titles and property divisions.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Jon J. Chinen, Author

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