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Sri Lanka, a country study

Sri Lanka, a country study

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Written in English

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  • Sri Lanka

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    StatementFederal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Russell R. Ross and Andrea Matles Savada
    SeriesArea handbook series, DA pam -- 550-96, Area handbook series, DA pam -- 550-96
    ContributionsRoss, Russell R., 1935-, Savada, Andrea Matles, 1950-, Nyrop, Richard F., Library of Congress. Federal Research Division
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS489 .S68 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14644570M
    LC Control Number89-600372

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Sri Lanka: A Country Study. Washington: GPO for the Library of Congress, Acknowledgments Preface. History ORIGINS Ancient Legends and Chronicles The Impact of Buddhism THE CLASSICAL AGE Early Settlements Rise of Sinhalese and Tamil Ethnic Awareness DECLINE OF THE SINHALESE KINGDOM EUROPEAN ENCROACHMENT AND DOMINANCE The Portuguese The.

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