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Interesting history of Burma by an author whose family was very involved in the colonial and post colonial era. Well done and quite informative. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Polo78s
Easy to read. makes the complicate cultural and political history of Burma easy to understand. Students of Asian history will enjoy. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Michael Hull
Informative narrative about Burma's past. A complicated story best read a chapter at a time. Author shows how past informs the present. Read morePublished 2 months ago by esther ratner
This book should be a must read for any traveler to Burma.
An update would be most welcomed.The last ten years have brought many changes and new hopes are emerging in the... Read more
It is a very interesting book, going through the history of Myanmar from the origins to our times. Very well written, it is as catching as a novel. Read morePublished 6 months ago by laura palmucci
Although I was sometimes lost in long list of names, this book gives a good overview of the complex history of Myanmar. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Eric Verbeeck
This book traces the history of Burma from the earliest days up until the start of the 21st century (2005). Read morePublished 7 months ago by Terry Straehley