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Published by Macmillan and co., limited in London .
Written in English



  • Burma


  • Burma -- History.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [218]-219.

Statementby S. W. Cocks.
LC ClassificationsDS485.B86 C6
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 229 p. incl. front., illus., tables.
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL175630M
LC Control Numbera 10001223

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