‘O si Manu a Ali’i: A text for the advanced study of Samoan language and culture

    'Aumua Mata'itusi Simanu

    ‘O si Manu a Ali’i is the first comprehensive guide for teachers of Samoan oratory and the Samoan language of respect. It is also an authoritative resource book for students of the language. The author’s insightful descriptions of Samoan culture provide the necessary social contexts for learning these important speech registers.