Hawaii

United States of America

Hawaii (i /həˈwaɪ.iː/ or /həˈwaɪʔiː/ in English; Hawaiian: Mokuʻāina o Hawaiʻi) is the newest of the 50 U.S. states (August 21, 1959), and is the only U.S. state made up entirely of islands. It occupies most of an archipelago in the central Pacific Ocean, southwest of the continental United States, southeast of Japan, and northeast of Australia. Hawaii’s natural beauty, warm tropical climate, inviting waters and waves, and active volcanoes make it a popular destination for tourists, surfers, biologists, and volcanologists alike....

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  • He would understand soon enough. But first, there was more waiting. His training complete, Roberts and several of his classmates made the long crossing to Hawaii where they were barracked at Aiea, near Pearl, to wait for a ship. The men had only the clothes in their ditty bags and the money in their pockets. Their pay records were sealed and their sea bags were stored, all awaiting ship assignment. Roberts waited three months, broke and without a change of clean clothes.

    David J. Farber and Beth BaileyThe First Strange Place

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