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3 edition of Living Silence found in the catalog.

Living Silence

Burma under Military Rule (Politics in Contemporary Asia)

by Christina Fink

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Political activism,
  • Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Political Science,
  • Burma,
  • History - General History,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Myanmar (Burma),
  • Politics and government,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • 1962-1988,
  • 1988-

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996877M
    ISBN 101856499251
    ISBN 109781856499255


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