(St. Joseph, Mich.): (A.B. Morse Co., Printers), 1897. 1st edition. A Very Good + copy. 8vo., iv, 79 pp., illustrated with 4 maps. Bound in stapled printed wraps. 3 of the 4 maps are printed on the inside front, rear inside and rear cover of the wrap. Light soiling to the wraps. The author's Compliment Card laid in. A Very Good to Near Fine copy. Very Good +. Item #23309
Thurston's arguments (both pro and con) for the annexation of Hawaii by the United States. Thurston was leader of the Anexationists, and threatened Liliuokalani into surrender on January 17, 1893. 5 years later, and a year after this publication, Hawaii was annexed.