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Mon nationalism and civil war in Burma : the golden sheldrake

Author: Ashley South
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A major contribution to the literature on Burmese history and politics, this book traces the rich and tragic history of the Mon people of Burma and Thailand, from the pre-colonial era to the present  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ashley South
ISBN: 0700716092 9780700716098 0415374111 9780415374118
OCLC Number: 475557871
Description: xxii, 419 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I: The Mon in Burma and ThailandPart II. Classical Mon Civilisation and the Colonial PeriodPart III. Independence, Civil War and Ethnic Insurgency Part IV. Revolutionaries, Warlords and Refugees Part V. The Mon Ceasefire and Since Part VI. The Sheldrake and the Peacock
Responsibility: Ashley South


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'Fascinating account of a people who are almost unknown outside the region, and who are stuggling to preserve their identity in a rapidly changing world.' - Journal of the Siam Society

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