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2 edition of Chinese in Western Samoa, 1875-1985 found in the catalog.

Chinese in Western Samoa, 1875-1985

Nancy Y. W. Tom

Chinese in Western Samoa, 1875-1985

the dragon came from afar = [Lung lai chʻien li]

by Nancy Y. W. Tom

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Published by Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust in [Western Samoa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Samoa,
  • Samoa.
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese -- Samoa.,
    • Samoa -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLung lai chʻien li.
      StatementNancy Y.W. Tom.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU819.A2 T66 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2250002M
      LC Control Number89126221
      OCLC/WorldCa14392982

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Chinese in Western Samoa, 1875-1985 by Nancy Y. W. Tom Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Author/Creator: Tom, Nancy Y. Title: The Chinese in Western Samoa, the dragon came from afar / Publisher: Apia: Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust, Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust Publisher - 1 work / 0 ebooks The Chinese in Western Samoa, Nancy Y.

Tom Read. Publishing History This is a chart to show the when this publisher published books. Along the X axis is time, and on the y. According to this book The Chinese in Western Samoa:Nancy Y. Tom,p The first Chinese labourers came to Samoa inbut there were 12 living there insix of them merchants.

Among them were Ah Sue, Ah Ching, Ah Mu and Ah Soon. First edition published by Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust, Western Samoa Reprint, with extra photographs. Includes presentation titled: "Reflections on the experiences of the Chinese community in Samoa" by Tuatagaloa Aumua Ming Leung Wai, Attorney-General of Samoa at the China and the Pacific: the view from Oceania Conference.

Musée de l'Homme, ); and Nancy Y. Tom, The Chinese in Western Samoa, The Dragon Came from Afar (Apia: Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust, ).

3 Bessie Ng Kumlin Ali, Chinese in Fiji (Suva: Institute of Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific, ).File Size: 49KB. The Chinese in Western Sāmoa The Dragon Came From Afar, Western Sāmoa Historical & Cultural Trust, Commercial Printers Ltd, Apia, Sāmoa () at p.

4 Ibid at p. 5 Conversations with Muagututagata Joe Ah Ching. 6 Tom, The Chinese in Western Sāmoa, at p. Samoans, Chinese. The majority of Chinese nationals currently residing in Samoa are businessmen, labour workers and shopowners in the south western island nation of Samoa, and there are at le people in Samoa who are of mixed Samoan and Chinese descent, although they are classified as ethnic Samoans in official an Samoa: ().

The Chinese in Western Samoa, The Dragon Came from Afar. Apia: Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust. Reviews: The Journal of the Polynesian Society, 98(4), (by M.

Meleisea); Pacific Studies, 14(2), (by D. Munro). Many Chinese remained in Samoa, marrying local people and establishing families, the descendants of which remain in Samoa today. China’s contribution to the development of early Samoa has been recognised, and diplomatic relations between the two countries were formally established in.

History. Historical records of Chinese settlement dates back to at least the s. Two Chinese sailors under the command of Bully Hayes were based there for two years, and one of them settled down in and married a Samoan wife. A few Chinese traders also settled in Samoa and raised local families, and maintained close ties with Samoa's paramount chief, Malietoa Laupepa.

TOM, Nancy Y. W.: The Chinese in Western Samoa Apia: Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust, viii+pp., map, plates, illus, tables, figs, bib. Price WS$ or US$ (paper). Malama Meleisea University of Canterbury Using a mixture of oral history and documentary evidence, and a breezy narrative style, Nancy Tom tells.

This short history of Western Samoa is the work of twelve writers from Western Samoa who took part in a history writing project sponsored by the United Nations Development Programme through the Western Samoa Extension Services Centre of the University of the South by: Nancy Y.

Tom, The Chinese in Western Samoa, (Doug Munro) Fay Alailima, Aggie Grey: (Paul Shankman) A Samoan Saga Eleanor Nordyke, The Peopling of Hawaii. 2d ed. The Chinese in Western Samoa Apia: Western Samoa Historical and Cultural Trust, viii + pp., map, plates, illus, tables, figs, bib.

There were about Chinese in Samoa, most of whom had Samoan wives and children. About of this total had acquired free-settler status and a further 81 were granted this status in The Samoan Islands were first settled some 3, years ago as part of the Austronesian 's early and more current history is strongly connected with the histories of Tonga and Fiji, which are in the same region, and with whom it shares historical, genealogical, and cultural traditions.

European exploration first reached the islands in the early 18th century. SAMOA - Australia worried about China's Aid to Samoa and Pacific.

Date: From: Chicago: Childrens Press, c By: Behrens, June. Description: A look at life in Western Samoa and American Samoa, where cricket is played, tropical food abounds, and some people wear the lavalava.

THE JOURNAL OF THE POLYNESIAN SOCIETY. Volume 98 DECEMBER Number 4. Nancy: The Chinese in Western Samoa MALAMA MELEISEA ; Publications Received ; Minutes of Annual General Meeting Princeton University awarded her a Ph.D.

in for a dissertation on the phonology of a previously unrecorded Chinese dialect. History of Samoa Samoa has a long and fascinating history spanning more than 3, years.

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