Kauai Author:Bill Gleasner, Bob Krauss Here, in exciting words and pictures, is the story of Kauai--the drama of its fiery birth and of its shaping by wind and waves. Here too are tales of Kauai's legendary Menehune, and of the first Polynesians who came to call this island home. — You will explore Kauai's modern history--the arrival of the missionaries, the dramatic growth of... more » the sugar industry, and in recent years, the story of Kauai's visitor industry, the millions like yourself, who have been charmed by this island's phenomenal natural beauty.
In the second section of this book you will find richly detailed and informative full color maps of Kauai and Niihau, plus page after colorful page of things to see and do including a personal guide to Kauai's many resort hotels.
In short, two entertaining, useful, and informative books in one.« less