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American Samoa. Part 1. Vegetation of Tutuila Island. Part 2. Ethnobotany of the Samoans. Part 3. Vegetation of Rose Atoll.

Abstract

This book is a reprint of the edition of 1924. Part I contains a detailed description of the flora of Tutuila Island and its topographical distribution. In part II the use of the local plants in daily life, social life and customs of the Samoans is described. A study of the vegetation of Rose Atoll is presented in part III. A register of botanical andy Samoan plant names concludes this volume. KEYWORDS: TROPAG | Miscellaneous subjects | Reference Documents | Environmental Studies | Human Biology and Nutrition | South Pacific Islands | American Samoa.