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A history of modern Burma

by John F. Cady

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS485 B86 C2 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination682p.
    Number of Pages682
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26853599M
    OCLC/WorldCa978180164

    The best books on Burma recommended by Emma Larkin. The American writer has an obsession with recording Burma’s vanishing stories before the current regime's actions result in the rewriting of Burmese history. She chooses five books on the real Burma.   The History of Modern-Day Myanmar (Burma) Laos Facts, History, and More. Discover Thailand Through Facts and History of the Country. Geography of Burma or Myanmar. The Embattled Rohingya Minority of Myanmar. Why Is India Looking East and What Does This Policy Do? What and Where Is the Golden Triangle?Author: Kallie Szczepanski.

    The Making of Modern Burma is a history of the country from the nineteenth to early twentieth century. In a sophisticated and much-needed account, the author argues that many aspects of contemporary Burmese society are the creations of the nineteenth century when Burma fought the British and tried to modernize the country. The Karen people – culture, faith and history 1 Introduction Since arriving in Australia as a refugee three years ago I have had many people ask me questions about Karen people and Karen culture. As I am a Buddhist monk, I am often asked questions about Karen Buddhist culture. This book answers many questions about Karen Size: KB.

    图书A History of Modern Burma 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. Mr. Charney examines years of modern Burmese history, from the completion of the British conquest in to the monk-led protests in late and the devastation of Cyclone Nargis in Author: Michael W. Charney. A History of Modern Burma, by Michael W. Charney. Cambridge University Press, pages. $ Fiery Dragons: Banks, Moneylenders and Microfinance in Burma, by Sean Turnell. Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, Copenhagen. pages. $ At the dawn of the 20th century, Burma was the richest country in Southeast Asia.


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Michael Charney's book-the first general history of modern Burma in over five decades - traces the highs and lows of Burma's history from its colonial past to the devastation of Cyclone Nargis in and, by exploring key themes, explains the forces that have made the country what it is : $ A History of Modern Burma is an accessible, well organized, and extensively researched account of Burma's recent past by one of today's leading scholars in the field.

At a time of increasing international awareness of Burma, the book will be of interest not only to students and researchers but to anyone wanting to learn more about the country. A Short History of Burma. share article: 18 April Myanmar.

Shwedagon Pagoda in Rangoon, the oldest and holiest Buddhist shrine in Burma. Dinyar Godrej / New Internationalist. Beginnings. Colonial historians of Burma claimed that its earliest civilizations had been founded under Indian influence and could not date back much beyond CE.

A History of Modern Burma is an accessible, well organized, and extensively researched account of Burma's recent past by one of today's leading scholars in the field. At a time of increasing international awareness of Burma, the book will be of interest not only to students and researchers but to anyone wanting to learn more about the country/5(6).

Early in the morning on March 2,General Ne Win used a military coup d'état to take Burma. Since that day, Burma has been under a military governance for most of its modern history.

This militarized government sought to streamline everything from business to media and production to form a hybrid nation built on socialism and : Kallie Szczepanski. A History of Modern Burma is an accessible, well organized, and extensively researched account At a time of increasing international awareness of Burma, the book will be of interest not only to students and researchers but to anyone wanting to learn more about the country.

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This text provides a thorough examination of the history of Myanmar from Neolithic times to the present. Myanmar has experienced a seemingly endless series of conquerors, dating from prehistoric times through the reign of Kublai Khan's Mongol forces beginning in the late s, all the way through the modern era, when it was subject to both British colonial control and invasion by the Japanese 5/5(2).

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John F. Cady. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. The Government of Old Burma. 3: Palace Precincts 7 Patronage of Buddhism as a Basis for Loyalty. British rule in Burma lasted from tofrom the successive three Anglo-Burmese wars through the creation of Burma as a Province of British India to the establishment of an independently administered colony, and finally independence.

The region under British control was known as British s portions of Burmese territories, including Arakan (Rakhine State) or Tenasserim were Capital: Moulmein, (–), Rangoon, (–).

The River of Lost Footsteps: A Personal History of Burma by Thant Myint-U For years, Thant Myint-U's forefathers served Burma's royalty.

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