Most Important Person In Hawaiian History

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In 400 C.E. the Hawaiian islands were settled by Polynesian voyagers.They had each island ruled by different chief’s and conflict was normal for them.At the same time they still had law’s and a class system not influenced by foreigners until captain cook arrived at Kealakekua Bay,hawaii in January,18,1778.But the most important person in Hawaiian history is king Kahmehameha he concord all the islands and became ruler of the whole island chain.Also he was an expert leader, politician,intelligent and caring about his subjects. Kamehameha established foreign advisers, he successfully made Hawaii an important pit stop for all foreigners .Kamehameha also made laws and a royal monopoly for the sandalwood trade to stop people from only cutting sandalwood

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