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The Resource Letters from Burma, Aung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet

Letters from Burma, Aung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet

Label
Letters from Burma
Title
Letters from Burma
Statement of responsibility
Aung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Uses a letter format with fifty-two selections to describe the struggles in her native Burma. Focuses on attempts to restore democracy, economic reform, and to reduce the suffering of children who were permitted to see their imprisoned parents for fifteen minutes every two weeks. Also provides information on the impact of inflation and the repression of their traditions of hospitality
Cataloging source
CNGUL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS530.53.A85
LC item number
A9513 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Suu Kyi, Aung San
  • Htet, Heinn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aung San Suu Kyi
  • Burma
  • Burma
Label
Letters from Burma, Aung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: London: Penguin, 1997
  • "Reissued with a new introduction in Penguin Books 2010"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Road to Thamanya (1) -- 2. The Road to Thamanya (2) -- 3. At Thamanya (1) -- 4. At Thamanya (2) -- 5. The Peacock and the Dragon -- 6. Young Birds Outside Cages -- 7. Breakfast Blues -- 8. Christmas in Rangoon -- 9. New Year Notes -- 10. An Independent Performance -- 11. A Note on Economic Policy -- 12. Months and Seasons -- 13. Visiting Rites -- 14. A Baby in the Family -- 15. Days of Rest -- 16. Union Day Dances -- 17. An Eventful Week -- 18. A Few Introductions (1) -- 19. A Few Introductions (2) -- 20. A Special Introduction -- 21. Taking Tea -- 22. The Beautiful and the Ugly -- 23. Old Songs -- 24. Water Festival (1) -- 25. Water Festival (2) -- 26. Water Festival (3) -- 27. A Fishy Episode -- 28. Repairing the Roof -- 29. Rain Thoughts -- 30. Eight Years Ago -- 31. A Dissident's Life (1) -- 32. A Dissident's Life (2) -- 33. A Friend in Need -- 34. July: A Month of Anniversaries -- 35. Mystery Weekend -- 36. Communication -- 37. Death in Custody (1) -- 38. Death in Custody (2) -- 39. Death in Custody (3) -- 40. Teachers -- 41. Some Problems of Definition -- 42. Misrule of Law -- 43. Uncivil Service (1) -- 44. Uncivil Service (2) -- 45. Strange Siege -- 46. Sequel to the Siege -- 47. Continuum -- 48. Tribute -- 49. Operation Anarchy -- 50. Respite -- 51. A Normal Life
Control code
ocn966001810
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Di 1 ban.
Extent
xi, 209 pages
Isbn
9780141041445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)966001810
Label
Letters from Burma, Aung San Suu Kyi ; illustrated by Heinn Htet
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: London: Penguin, 1997
  • "Reissued with a new introduction in Penguin Books 2010"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Road to Thamanya (1) -- 2. The Road to Thamanya (2) -- 3. At Thamanya (1) -- 4. At Thamanya (2) -- 5. The Peacock and the Dragon -- 6. Young Birds Outside Cages -- 7. Breakfast Blues -- 8. Christmas in Rangoon -- 9. New Year Notes -- 10. An Independent Performance -- 11. A Note on Economic Policy -- 12. Months and Seasons -- 13. Visiting Rites -- 14. A Baby in the Family -- 15. Days of Rest -- 16. Union Day Dances -- 17. An Eventful Week -- 18. A Few Introductions (1) -- 19. A Few Introductions (2) -- 20. A Special Introduction -- 21. Taking Tea -- 22. The Beautiful and the Ugly -- 23. Old Songs -- 24. Water Festival (1) -- 25. Water Festival (2) -- 26. Water Festival (3) -- 27. A Fishy Episode -- 28. Repairing the Roof -- 29. Rain Thoughts -- 30. Eight Years Ago -- 31. A Dissident's Life (1) -- 32. A Dissident's Life (2) -- 33. A Friend in Need -- 34. July: A Month of Anniversaries -- 35. Mystery Weekend -- 36. Communication -- 37. Death in Custody (1) -- 38. Death in Custody (2) -- 39. Death in Custody (3) -- 40. Teachers -- 41. Some Problems of Definition -- 42. Misrule of Law -- 43. Uncivil Service (1) -- 44. Uncivil Service (2) -- 45. Strange Siege -- 46. Sequel to the Siege -- 47. Continuum -- 48. Tribute -- 49. Operation Anarchy -- 50. Respite -- 51. A Normal Life
Control code
ocn966001810
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Di 1 ban.
Extent
xi, 209 pages
Isbn
9780141041445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)966001810

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