O Si Manu A Alii

O Si Manu A Alii

by Aumua Simanu, Aumua Mata'itusi Simanu
     
 
Simanu, a native of the Fa'asamoa, developed the text for her students of Samoan at the University of Hawai'i. She describes the Language of Respect, and using the Samoan Chiefly Language in the elaborate ceremonial rituals of the culture. It is in Samoan after an English introduction. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Simanu, a native of the Fa'asamoa, developed the text for her students of Samoan at the University of Hawai'i. She describes the Language of Respect, and using the Samoan Chiefly Language in the elaborate ceremonial rituals of the culture. It is in Samoan after an English introduction. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Simanu, a native of the Fa'asamoa, developed the text for her students of Samoan at the University of Hawai'i. She describes the Language of Respect, and using the Samoan Chiefly Language in the elaborate ceremonial rituals of the culture. It is in Samoan after an English introduction. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780824825959
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
06/30/2002
Pages:
684
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.37(d)

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