The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation (eBook, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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The Burma spring : Aung San Suu Kyi and the new struggle for the soul of a nation

Author: Rena Pederson; Laura Welch Bush
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on exclusive interviews, a journalist and former State Department speechwriter sheds new light on Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, who inspired Burma's first steps towards democracy, and her lifelong fight for liberty.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pederson, Rena.
Burma spring
(OCoLC)898155471
Named Person: Aung San Suu Kyi.; Aung San Suu Kyi.; Aung San Suu Kyi
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rena Pederson; Laura Welch Bush
ISBN: 9781605987330 1605987336
OCLC Number: 989930372
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Rangoon, 2003 --
The lady vanishes --
The return of the native --
The candidate --
The prize winner --
A daughter of destiny --
Khin Kyi --
"Suu" --
The lady of the lake --
The lives of others --
The general in his labyrinth --
The lords of the sunset --
Friends in high places --
The monks go on the march --
The killer storm --
The intruder --
Free at last --
The game of thrones --
A life in detention.
Responsibility: Rena Pederson ; foreword by Laura Bush.

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Aung San Suu Kyi-Burma's "woman of destiny" and one of the most admired voices for freedom in the world today-comes alive through this brilliant rendering of Burma's tumultuous history  Read more...

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