Dragons in Little Paradise (article)

Liua’ana, Ben Featuna’i. “Dragons in Little Paradise: Chinese (Mis-)Fortunes in Samoa, 1900-1950.” Journal of Pacific History 32:1 (1997), 29-48. [Narrates the drug use among Chinese indentured servants that emigrated to Samoa.]

Posted by Jon on June 22, 2006 at 12:32 PM in China, Drugs (general), Samoa | Permalink


An brief history of kava root, with a few references, can be found here.

Posted by Jon on March 14, 2005 at 03:54 PM in Fiji, French Polynesia, Kava, Micronesia, Samoa, Tonga | Permalink