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Contents Acknowledgments  ◆  vii Introduction  ◆  1 Chapter 1. These Little Instruments, of Which They Are So Fond   ◆  5 Chapter 2. The Sound of Pa, Ko, Li   ◆  20 Chapter 3. The National Instrument of Hawaii   ◆  37 Chapter 4. Have You Seen the Bouncing Flea?   ◆  55 Chapter 5. A Landscape Set to Music   ◆  74 Chapter 6. A Craze of the Frisco Exposition   ◆  92 Chapter 7. The Height of Its Popularity   ◆  114 Chapter 8. Made of a New Gleaming Plastic Material   ◆  136 Chapter 9. The Growing Underground Movement   ◆  153 Appendix A: Chronological List of Early Hawaiian Luthiers   ◆  167 Appendix B: Annotated Checklist of Selected ‘Ukulele Methods and Songbooks, 1894–1920   ◆  173 Notes  ◆  179 Bibliography  ◆  253 Index  ◆  271 ...

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ISBN
9780824865870
Related ISBN
9780824835446
MARC Record
OCLC
809317586
Launched on MUSE
2012-06-26
Language
English
Open Access
No
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