A study of economic development of Burma, 1870-1940

by Aye Hlaing U.

Publisher: Dept. of Economics, University of Rangoon in [Rangoon]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby U Aye Hlaing.
LC ClassificationsHC422 .A87 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p. ;
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3660650M
LC Control Number2002535706

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