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In farthest Burma

Francis Kingdon Ward

In farthest Burma

the record of an arduous journey of exploration and research through the unknown frontier territory of Burma and Tibet

by Francis Kingdon Ward

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Published by Seeley, Service in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Burma,
  • Burma -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F. Kingdon Ward.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS485B81 K55, DS485B81 K55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p., [18] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19463828M

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    Written by a renowned scholar of Burmese culture, politics and language, this is the first English-language work to provide a comprehensive history of Burma, based both on Burmese written sources and on the narratives of European travellers and residents prior to the end of the nineteenth century. It incorporates the early history not only of Burma proper, but also that of the surrounding. Phoenix Press, - Burma - pages 4 Reviews The accepted definitive history essential reading both for the student and the non-specialist reader of military history.A classic backlist title for any serious bookseller - a unique and irreplaceable account.A vital and fascinating aspect of World War Two rich in drama and interest/5(4).


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