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The history of Sri Lanka, Patrick Peebles

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The history of Sri Lanka
Title
The history of Sri Lanka
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Peebles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Peebles (history, U. of Missouri, Kansas City) presents the history of Sri Lanka in this volume that is part of a series aimed at students and general readers. Along the way, he integrates geography, economics, culture, colonialism, and Sinhalese and Tamil nationalism into the discussion, and describes the country's independence from Britain, ethnic conflicts, quality of life, the recent civil war and quest for peace, and the 2004 tsunami. Brief biographies of key figures are appended. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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176346
Cataloging source
Nz
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Peebles, Patrick
Dewey number
954.93
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
  • The Greenwood histories of the modern nations,
  • Greenwood histories of the modern nations,
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Sri Lanka
Target audience
adult
Label
The history of Sri Lanka, Patrick Peebles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000040160847
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 216 p.
Isbn
9780313332050
Other physical details
maps
Label
The history of Sri Lanka, Patrick Peebles
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000040160847
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 216 p.
Isbn
9780313332050
Other physical details
maps

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