Burmese loneliness a tale of travel in Burma, the Southern Shan States and Keng Tung by Enriquez, C. M.

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Published by Thacker, Spink & co. in Calcutta .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Kentung (Burma : State),
  • Burma

Subjects:

  • Enriquez, C. M. 1884-,
  • Kentung (Burma : State),
  • Burma -- Description and travel.

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Book details

Statementby Capt. C. M. Énriquéz, F. R. G. S. ("Theophilus")
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS485.B81 E6
The Physical Object
Paginationxv.283 p.
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6645874M
LC Control Number22014726
OCLC/WorldCa4652220

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