What publishing company published the book? How reputable is it and how do you know? What are their review policies? The University of Hawaii Press published this book. The University of Hawaii Press is ranked highly, according to Southern Illinois University - Carbondale's rankings scale. Princeton University, one of the nation's most prestigious universities, has ranked SIU - Carbondale, as one of the "best of the Midwest". The University of Hawaii's review policies consist of the author sending a query or manuscript, conforming to the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th Edition, and sending the manuscript electronically, among other criteria.