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Published by Kraus Reprint in Millwood, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Samoans -- Material culture

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Edition Notes

Statementby Te Rangi Hiroa (P.H. Buck).
SeriesBernice P. Bishop Museum bulletin ;, 75.
LC ClassificationsGN671.S2 B8 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 724 p. :
Number of Pages724
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2529331M
ISBN 100527021814
LC Control Number88004731

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