Stock Image

Backbone of the King: The Story of Paka'a and His Son Ku

Brown, Marcia

3 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0824809637 / ISBN 13: 9780824809638
Published by University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, 1984
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Gunn Books (Wooster, OH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since November 4, 2010

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 39.95 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 2.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

SIGNED by Brown on the front fly. Hardcover binding is clean and tight. The interior and text are clean and unmarked. The dust jacket is bright, attractive, and whole. A clean, tight copy in like jacket. 180pp. Bookseller Inventory # 007101

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Backbone of the King: The Story of Paka'a ...

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu

Publication Date: 1984

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

About this title


Due to jealousies within his Hawaiian tribe Paka is exiled, but his son strives to restore him to his former position as special guardian of the king


"A lucid and exciting tale, bringing to life the formal rituals of ancient Hawaii, and the lifestyle, values and culture of bygone times."

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Books are returnable for any reason within 7 days of receipt. Buyer pays return shipping unless the problem is ours. Please contact us via the ask bookseller a question link, or phone, before returning a book.

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 1 business day. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Conversely, if your book is lighter, then we may issue you a partial refund on shipping.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express