3 edition of History of Sri Lanka found in the catalog.
History of Sri Lanka
W. I. Siriweera
Includes bibliographical references (p. -354) and index.
|LC Classifications||DS489.6 .S59 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 368 p. :|
|Number of Pages||368|
|LC Control Number||2002286692|
Get this from a library! The history of Sri Lanka. [Patrick Peebles] -- Peebles (history, U. of Missouri, Kansas City) presents the history of Sri Lanka in this volume that is part of a series aimed at students and general readers. Along the way, he integrates geography. History of Sri Lanka The first entries in the Mahavamsa or Great History date back to BC, which coincides with the arrival of Prince Vijaya in Sri Lanka. Some years later, commenced the early Anuradhapura Period, with King Devanampiya Tissa as the first ruler.
Sri Lanka: A Short History of Sinhala Language History of Sinhalese Literature This article is culled from a number of sources the primary one being Newton Pinto's "A Short History of Sinhalese Literature" (Colombo: na, ), a work now no longer in print. Sri Lanka a country study have been used in the preparation of the current book, and the authors of Sri Lanka: A Country Study are grateful for the seminal conflict, its history.
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Synopsis This book presents the history of Sri Lanka from the earliest times to the present. Sri Lanka is an ancient civilization, shaped and thrust into the modern globalizing world by its colonial by: "Peebles presents the history of Sri Lanka in this volume that is part of a series aimed at students and general readers.
Along the way, he integrates geography, economics, culture, colonialism, and Sinhalese and Tamil nationalism into the discussion, and describes the country's independence from Britain, ethnic conflicts, quality of life, the recent civil war and quest for peace, and the by: Very thorough review of the history of Sri Lanka starting with the ancient kingdoms and culminating with a short review of more modern times.
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