This is a stunning high quality thick glossy Hardback book. By far the best book available on Hawai`iana. It really is excellent the range of items covered. It is well worth the price. Since Captain James Cook discovered The Hawai`ian Islands in 1778. Hawai`i has been known as Paradise on Earth. This book has very well laid out excellent colourful photographs of many Hawai`ian collectors items. The art prints section is very good. Showing works from well known artists such as Gill and John Kelly. The book covers maps, posters, postcards, Aloha shirts, jewelry, Hula dolls, hapa haole sheet music, ukuleles, ceramics, lamps and other interior decor items and much more. If you love Hawai`i and are interested in Hawai`iana this is a must buy book. It would also make a lovely present.