Gavan Daws writes about Hawaii, the Pacific, and Asia. His best-known works are 'Shoal of Time: A History of the Hawaiian Islands', in print since 1968; 'Holy Man: Father Damien of Molokai', the biography of a nineteenth-century missionary priest to Hawaii who served leprosy sufferers, and who has recently been canonized; and 'Prisoners of the Japanese: POWs of World War II in the Pacific. Wikipedia*
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Gavan Daws has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Forum. Most appearances with James Barber (2), Otto Schwarz (2), Ernest Gordon (2). Most common tag: World War II.