Edward Joesting, the Author of “Kauai: The Separate Kingdom”

  • Edward Joesting is author of “Kauai: The Separate Kingdom.”

Born in Minnesota and educated at Pomona College, California, Hawaii bank executive Edward Joesting (1925-1986) was the author of the book “Kauai: The Separate Kingdom,” published in 1984 — a history of Kauai encompassing the time of pre-Western contact through to the end of the Hawaiian Monarchy in 1893.