In search of Burma
Read Online

In search of Burma

  • 520 Want to read
  • ·
  • 47 Currently reading

Published by Shangri-la Press in Hong Kong .
Written in English



  • Burma


  • Burma -- Description and travel.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Caroline Courtauld ; introduction by Hugh Tinker.
LC ClassificationsDS527.7 .C68 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2990403M
ISBN 109622170153
LC Control Number84244682

Download In search of Burma


COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .   The book’s focus is on the convulsions of the last 15 years, from a seemingly unshakable military dictatorship to the beginnings of democratic rule, but examining the legacy of Burma.   The story follows the central character, Eve, from Perth to Burma in a quest to uncover the mysteries of her father's past. 'Beyond Home' reminded me of a Bryce Courtney novel with its mix of history, travelogue and romance. Well worth a read! A well-written, carefully composed and intriguing novel/5. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month. Get fast, free delivery with Amazon Prime. Prime members enjoy FREE Two-Day Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books.

For more than a year, the Online Burma/Myanmar Library - or has been undergoing a redesign and has not been fully accessible. Now it is restored and integrated, with a new structure and many more documents. Please use and explore the site and send us any feedback on structure and content to: [email protected]. A well paced account of the series of campaigns fought in Burma between the Japanese invasion of and the Allied re-conquest of the country in , covering the Japanese conquest of Burma, the campaigns on the Indian border, and the contribution made by India, American and Chinese troops to the eventual victory. Years of the 21st Century in Burma: in Burma, in Burma, in Burma, in Burma, in Burma, in Burma, in Burma Read more Similar Books»Compare Prices» Add to Wish List» Tag this book» Add book review.   ‎The book provides a visual and textual account of colonial Burma that was subsequently marketed in England and America. Travelogues served as a form of voyeuristic education about the exotic for the stay-at-home adventurer/5(2).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Courtauld, Caroline. In search of Burma. London: Muller, (OCoLC) Online version: Courtauld, Caroline. Personal Diary of Admiral the Lord Louis Mountbatten Supreme Allied Commander, South-East Asia, by Louis Mountbatten Mountbatten of Burma and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This text provides a thorough examination of the history of Myanmar from Neolithic times to the present. Myanmar has experienced a seemingly endless series of conquerors, dating from prehistoric times through the reign of Kublai Khan's Mongol forces beginning in the late s, all the way through the modern era, when it was subject to both British colonial control and 5/5(2). Burma: The Longest War by Louis Allen Book Description: Charting the whole Burma war, this book flows like a novel from the high command to the sharp end setting out a myriad of facts and considerations in a clear and coherent narrative. Ranging far beyond pure military history the story is multi-layered, combining objective analysis with a sensitive account .