Synopses & Reviews
Born of fire and molten rock, Hawaii has metamorphosed into America's jewel in the Pacific. This island archipelago is unique among the 50 states for its tropical climate and geographic isolation.
Steeped in the rich and ancient native Polynesian culture, Hawaii captures the popular imagination with its luau parties, hula dances, and ukulele music. Home to dry mountainsides and lush rainforests, the islands play host to a vibrant and diverse ecosystem. Like another world, Hawaii is a destination for surfers, tourists, and volcanologists.
Inside you will find a stunning full-color photographic celebration to its crystal waters, emerald hills, and obsidian shores. Aloha!