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Letters from Burma

Verfasser/in: Aung San Suu Kyi.
Verlag: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1997.
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : Biografie : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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"For the last decade of Burma's traumatic history, Aung San Suu Kyi - winner of the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize - has been the inspirational leader of attempts to restore democracy to her country. In these fifty-two pieces, originally written for a Japanese newspaper and begun soon after her release from house arrest, she paints a vivid, poignant yet fundamentally optimistic picture of her native land." "She evokes the  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
Physisches Format Online version:
Aung San Suu Kyi.
Letters from Burma.
London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1997
(OCoLC)605039286
Online version:
Aung San Suu Kyi.
Letters from Burma.
London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1997
(OCoLC)609066768
Name: Aung San Suu Kyi.; Aung San Suu Kyi.; Aung San Suu Kyi
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Aung San Suu Kyi.
ISBN: 0140264035 9780140264036
OCLC-Nummer: 37966016
Beschreibung: xi, 209 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
Inhalt: The road to Thamanya (1) --
The road to Thamanya (2) --
At Thamanya (1) --
At Thamanya (2) --
The peacock and the dragon --
Young birds outside cages --
Breakfast blues --
Christmas in Rangoon --
New year notes --
An independent performance --
A note on economic policy --
Months and seasons --
Visiting rites --
A baby in the family --
Days of rest --
Union Day dances --
An eventful week --
A few introductions (1) --
A few introductions (2) --
A special introduction --
Taking tea --
The beautiful and the ugly --
Old songs --
Water festival (1) --
Water festival (2) --
Water festival (3) --
A fishy episode --
Repairing the roof --
Rain thoughts --
Eight years ago --
A dissident's life (1) --
A dissident's life (2) --
A friend in need --
July: a month of anniversaries --
Mystery weekend --
Communication --
Death in custody (1) --
Death in custody (2) --
Death in custody (3) --
Teachers --
Some problems of definition --
Misrule of law --
Uncivil service (1) --
Uncivil service (2) --
Strange siege --
Sequel to the siege --
Continuum --
Tribute --
Operation anarchy --
Respite --
A normal life --
Year end.
Andere Titel Correspondence
Verfasserangabe: Aung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet ; introduction by Fergal Keane.

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A collection of fifty-two pieces by Burmese human rights and democracy leader Aung San Sui Kyi taken from her weekly Japanese newspaper column. Illustrated by Burmese artists, the pieces describe the  Weiterlesen…

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