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The Resource The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma, Thant Myint-U

The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma, Thant Myint-U

Label
The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma
Title
The river of lost footsteps
Title remainder
histories of Burma
Statement of responsibility
Thant Myint-U
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retraces the complex and turbulent story of Burma, from the time of Portuguese pirates to the sixty-year-old civil war that continues today, in a narrative that portrays Burma's rise and decline through the stories of the author's family and others
Tone
Writing style
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170024
Cataloging source
DLC
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Thant Myint-U
Dewey number
959.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS530
LC item number
.T43 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Burma
  • Burma
Target audience
adult
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histories of Burma
Label
The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma, Thant Myint-U
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-361)
Contents
  • Studying in the age of extremism
  • Making the battlefield
  • Alternative utopias
  • The tiger's tail
  • Palimpsest
  • The fall of the kingdom
  • Debating Burma
  • Foundations
  • Pirates and princes along the bay of Bengal
  • The consequences of patriotism
  • War
  • Mandalay
  • Transitions
Control code
ocm65064707
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 361 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374163426
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009199
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma, Thant Myint-U
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-361)
Contents
  • Studying in the age of extremism
  • Making the battlefield
  • Alternative utopias
  • The tiger's tail
  • Palimpsest
  • The fall of the kingdom
  • Debating Burma
  • Foundations
  • Pirates and princes along the bay of Bengal
  • The consequences of patriotism
  • War
  • Mandalay
  • Transitions
Control code
ocm65064707
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 361 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374163426
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009199
Other physical details
ill., map

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