Leaves of the Banyan Tree

Author(s): Albert Wendt

New Zealand Fiction

An unscrupulous Samoan chief, Tauilopepe, uses the ways of the Western world to gain power and wealth at the expense of his family and fellow villagers. His son and an old chief see through him, defend the old life-style and religion to express their contempt for him and are destroyed.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780140054736
  • : Penguin Group New Zealand, Limited
  • : Penguin Books (NZ)
  • : November 1981
  • : ---length:- '19'width:- '13'units:- Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Albert Wendt
  • : Paperback
  • : good
  • : 432