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The Resource The history of Myanmar, William J. Topich and Keith A. Leitich

The history of Myanmar, William J. Topich and Keith A. Leitich

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The history of Myanmar
Title
The history of Myanmar
Statement of responsibility
William J. Topich and Keith A. Leitich
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Language
eng
Summary
Myanmar-- also known as Burma-- is one of the largest countries in Southeast Asia. Myanmar's culture is influenced by the bordering nations of China, India, Laos, and Thailand. This book provides a detailed overview of the key people, places, and events in this country's past and present --
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Topich, William J
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maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Leitich, Keith A.
Series statement
Greenwood histories of the modern nations
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Burma
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The history of Myanmar, William J. Topich and Keith A. Leitich
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-165) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Timeline of historical events -- Myanmar : an introduction -- Prehistory : the emergence of civilization in early Myanmar -- Bagan (1044-1287) and small kingdoms (1287-1531) -- The Toungoo (1531-1599) and restored Toungoo dynasties (1599-1752) -- The Konbaung dynasty (1752-1885) -- The British conquest of Burma -- Burma under colonial rule -- The Japanese conquest of Burma -- From independence to military dictatorship : Burma 1948-1962 -- Myanmar 1962-1988 : the dictatorship of Ne Win -- Revolutionary upheaval and aborted democracy, 1988-1990 -- Continued dictatorship and lost hope, 1990-2007 -- Political turmoil and natural catastrophe, 2007-2008 -- Contemporary Myanmar : optimism and caution -- Notable people in the history of Myanmar
Control code
FIEb17279744
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 173 pages
Isbn
9780313357244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)801219584
Label
The history of Myanmar, William J. Topich and Keith A. Leitich
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]-165) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Timeline of historical events -- Myanmar : an introduction -- Prehistory : the emergence of civilization in early Myanmar -- Bagan (1044-1287) and small kingdoms (1287-1531) -- The Toungoo (1531-1599) and restored Toungoo dynasties (1599-1752) -- The Konbaung dynasty (1752-1885) -- The British conquest of Burma -- Burma under colonial rule -- The Japanese conquest of Burma -- From independence to military dictatorship : Burma 1948-1962 -- Myanmar 1962-1988 : the dictatorship of Ne Win -- Revolutionary upheaval and aborted democracy, 1988-1990 -- Continued dictatorship and lost hope, 1990-2007 -- Political turmoil and natural catastrophe, 2007-2008 -- Contemporary Myanmar : optimism and caution -- Notable people in the history of Myanmar
Control code
FIEb17279744
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 173 pages
Isbn
9780313357244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)801219584

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