As primary source material, Hibbard's tour de force is definitive and will serve Hawaii well for many decades to cme as we all struggle to learn from—and protect—our common legacy.
(Curt Sanburn Honolulu Weekly
About the Author
Don J. Hibbard administered the Hawaii state historic preservation office from 1981 to 2002, and now works as a heritage specialist. He has written or coauthored several books on Hawaii’s architecture, including The View from Diamond Head: Royal Residence to Urban Resort, Designing Paradise: The Allure of the Hawaiian Resort, and Hart Wood: Architectural Regionalism in Hawaii.