Robert D. Craig is a professor at Alaska Pacific University, and a former resident of the state of Hawai'i. He is the founder of the Pacific Rim Studies Center at Alaska Pacific University, and author of Historical Dictionary of Polynesia.
As the title implies, this volume focuses not just on a city but on a whole state. * Booklist * Entries are clear and contain many cross-references. Although the volume is intended as a reference source, it could also provide a good general background on Hawaiian culture and history as well. * American Reference Books Annual *