Letters from Burma
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Published by Penguin Books in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Politics and government,
  • Social conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet ; with a new introduction by Fergal Keane
ContributionsKeane, Fergal
LC ClassificationsDS530.53.A85 A9513 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 209 p.
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27124611M
ISBN 100141041447
ISBN 109780141041445
OCLC/WorldCa966001810, 458730248

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