Table of contents for Kepelino's traditions of Hawaii / edited by Martha Warren Beckwith ; with foreword by Noelani Arista.

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Foreword by Noelani Arista
Notes on the Text
Introduction										 3
Traditions of Hawaii
I. Gods, creations, peopling of Hawaii, the underworld, the flood			 8
II. Star lore and the calendar							 74
III. Dream lore									114
IV. The chiefs; the slaves								122
V. The commoner; food and farming						168
Notes											168
1. Genealogy of the First-from-the-Intense Darkness					174
	The making of heaven and earth						174
	The peopling of the earth							178
2. A prayer to the god Alalalahe							182
3. About "the sea of Hina the chief"							187
4. Hidden islands of Kane								189
5. Beginning of the Hawaiian people						190
6. Concerning the Lauloa taro							192
7. The Hiuwai: Water-throwing							193
8. Rank among the chiefs of Hawaii						195
9. The marchers of the night							198
List of references										201
Index											204

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Hawaiian mythology.
Folklore -- Hawaii.
Hawaiian language -- Texts.