Burmah and the Burmese by Kenneth R. H. (Kenneth Robert Henderson Mackenzie

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages222
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Open LibraryOL11897489M
ISBN 101429743816
ISBN 109781429743815

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Burmah and the Burmese Description: " Table Contents of Book I: CHAPTER I. Geographical sketch—Character of the country—Climate—The river Irawadi —The Petroleum Welh—The Salueu, &c. —Forests —Plants—Minerals—Animals—Races of Burraah—Character of the Burmese. Burmah and the Burmese [microform]: in two books by Mackenzie, Kenneth R.

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