Samoans in Fiji

migration, identity, and communication by Morgan A. TuimalealiК»ifano

Publisher: Institute of Pacific Studies, Fiji, Tonga and Western Samoa Extension Centres, University of the South Pacific in [Suva, Fiji]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibiographical references (p. [221]-233) and index.

StatementMorgan A. Tuimalealiʼifano.
LC ClassificationsDU600 .T84 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 247 p., [22] p. of plates :
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1314133M
ISBN 109820200199
LC Control Number92186087

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Samoans in Fiji by Morgan Tuimaleali’ifano. ISBN Published by the Institute of Pacific Studies. Recommended retail price $ Islanders of Samoan ancestry living in Fiji belong more to Fiji than to Samoa. They think of Fiji and its many cultures as home.

But as a mixed-race minority, this is not always easy. Their status and. The group were turned away from Faleolo international airport in Samoa and sent to Fiji, their last port before entry, where they are being quarantined for 14 : Lagipoiva Cherelle Jackson. Augustin Kramer's account of his sojourn in the Samoa Islands from to Of particular importance to Samoans are the original documents containing ceremonial greetings and genealogical pedigrees.

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This short history is written for the general reader and for senior high school and university students seeking an overview of Samoan history. First published in and last reprinted in Reviews: 1. Samoa and Fiji have sealed their passage to next year's Rugby World Cup in Australia by coming through the Oceania qualifying phase.

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