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Burma through the centuries

being a short account of the leading races of Burma, of their origin, and of their struggles for supremacy throughout past centuries; also of the three Burmese wars and of the annexation of the country by the British government

by John Stuart

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & co., limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- Burma.,
  • Burma -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Stuart ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 3 l., 222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13998192M

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    History and Boundary Bound: Burma and Thailand’s relationship through the centuries by J.C. Shaw The two devastating assaults on Ayutthaya in and left a deep and lasting impression on the Thai psyche – the Burmese were the enemy; cruel and evil. His book, The Fourth Anglo-Burmese War: Britain and the Independence of Burma, was published in Subsequently he edited the Cambridge History of Southeast Asia and published other books on Britain’s policies in Southeast Asia after the Pacific War. His latest book is Orientalism and the Operatic World (Rowman and Littlefield,


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