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Burma/Myanmar

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  • 216 Pages
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Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Burma -- Politics and government, Burma -- Colonial infl
Other titlesMyanmar
StatementDavid I. Steinberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJQ751.A58 S84 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 216 p., [4] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24103604M
ISBN 100195390687, 0195390679
ISBN 139780195390674, 9780195390681
LC Control Number2009028231

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