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The sacred hens

Glen Wright

The sacred hens

ancient history and legends of Samoa : based on material compiled by the late Seiuli Le-Tagaloatele Fitisemanu II, his son, Tavita Fitisemanu, and other authoritative researchers and translators

by Glen Wright

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Published by Conch Press in Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Samoa Islands.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Samoa Islands.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSacred hens and other legends of Samoa.
      Statementwritten, edited, and copyrighted by Glen Wright.
      ContributionsFitisemanu, Tavita.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR385.S3 W75 1980z
      The Physical Object
      Pagination105 p. :
      Number of Pages105
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2930462M
      LC Control Number84166165


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