Honolulu: The Historical Commission, 1928. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition. PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION from Representative Nolle R. Smith, Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii, 1931. Small 4to. xix, , 2-474 pp. Index. Black & white illustrations. Brown embossed cloth with gilt lettering. Shelf wear; light rubbing to extremities & spine ends; offsetting from news clippings to pg. 6/7; else very good plus. Item #17985
"The part played by Hawaii in the World War of 1914-1918 was so important, in view of the size and situation of the territory, that its people are justly proud of their record in war work...the Historical Commission has endeavored to prepare a general account, within a reasonable compass, of the war activities of the territory as a whole." - Preface.