Samoa: Pacific Pride introduces the Samoa islands - their geography, the history of the people and their way of life today. It reveals a proud society based on ancient traditions which has withstood the impact of colonisation - embraced many modern ways - yet retained a unique lifestyle centred around the family and village.
Geology, fauna & flora, climate, agriculture, food, cyclones, conservation needs, village life, customary protocols, spirituality & religious beliefs, traditional ceremonies, arts, kava, tattoo, recreation, sport, mythology, European contact, internal political conflicts, the fight for freedom, statehood, government, economy, health, education, industry, communications, tourism.
Written by Graeme Lay
Published by Pasifika Press