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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
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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
959.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS530
LC item number
.T43 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma, Thant Myint-U
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [349]-361)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Downfall -- Debating Burma -- Foundations -- Pirates and princes along the bay of Bengal -- The consequences of patriotism -- War and the glass palace chronicles -- Mandalay -- Transitions -- Studying in the age of extreism -- Making the battlefield -- Alternative utopias -- The tiger's tail -- Palimpsest
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 361 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374163426
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006009199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
BK0006766116
Label
The river of lost footsteps : histories of Burma, Thant Myint-U
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [349]-361)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Downfall -- Debating Burma -- Foundations -- Pirates and princes along the bay of Bengal -- The consequences of patriotism -- War and the glass palace chronicles -- Mandalay -- Transitions -- Studying in the age of extreism -- Making the battlefield -- Alternative utopias -- The tiger's tail -- Palimpsest
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 361 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374163426
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006009199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
BK0006766116

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