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The Resource From the land of green ghosts : a Burmese odyssey, Pascal Khoo Thwe ; [foreword by John Casey ; line illustrations by Pascal Khoo Thwe, maps by Richard Geigger]

From the land of green ghosts : a Burmese odyssey, Pascal Khoo Thwe ; [foreword by John Casey ; line illustrations by Pascal Khoo Thwe, maps by Richard Geigger]

Label
From the land of green ghosts : a Burmese odyssey
Title
From the land of green ghosts
Title remainder
a Burmese odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Pascal Khoo Thwe ; [foreword by John Casey ; line illustrations by Pascal Khoo Thwe, maps by Richard Geigger]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khoo Thwe, Pascal
Dewey number
959.105092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS528.2.K46
LC item number
K4 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Khoo Thwe, Pascal
  • Padaung (Burmese people)
  • Burma
Label
From the land of green ghosts : a Burmese odyssey, Pascal Khoo Thwe ; [foreword by John Casey ; line illustrations by Pascal Khoo Thwe, maps by Richard Geigger]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Introduction by John Casey"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Idyll of the Tribe -- Prologue: Imagined Journeys -- The Goddess of Creation -- Grandfather's Domain -- Learning to Love the General -- A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Padaung -- Death of a Footballer -- Hunters and Hunted -- The Shaking of the Dead -- A Spoiled Priest -- To the Land of Green Ghosts -- Revolution and Flight -- 'Never, Never Argue' -- Moe -- Worth Only One Bullet -- By Courtesy of James Joyce -- The Whirlwind: Moe's Fate -- Slorc -- The Reluctant Flight -- The Great River at Last -- With the Rebels -- Guns and Ghosts -- 'Like Alcestis from the Grave' -- Staying Alive -- An Impossible Hope -- Talking to the Enemy -- Rescue -- Defeat: Escape into Thailand -- The Rescue -- Learning Words of Civility -- Gate of Humility: Cambridge -- Reunions with Old Ghosts -- and a Farewell -- Gate of Honour: Graduation
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Perennial edition
Extent
xvi, 304 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060505233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm54017984
  • (OCoLC)54017984
Label
From the land of green ghosts : a Burmese odyssey, Pascal Khoo Thwe ; [foreword by John Casey ; line illustrations by Pascal Khoo Thwe, maps by Richard Geigger]
Publication
Note
  • "Introduction by John Casey"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Idyll of the Tribe -- Prologue: Imagined Journeys -- The Goddess of Creation -- Grandfather's Domain -- Learning to Love the General -- A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Padaung -- Death of a Footballer -- Hunters and Hunted -- The Shaking of the Dead -- A Spoiled Priest -- To the Land of Green Ghosts -- Revolution and Flight -- 'Never, Never Argue' -- Moe -- Worth Only One Bullet -- By Courtesy of James Joyce -- The Whirlwind: Moe's Fate -- Slorc -- The Reluctant Flight -- The Great River at Last -- With the Rebels -- Guns and Ghosts -- 'Like Alcestis from the Grave' -- Staying Alive -- An Impossible Hope -- Talking to the Enemy -- Rescue -- Defeat: Escape into Thailand -- The Rescue -- Learning Words of Civility -- Gate of Humility: Cambridge -- Reunions with Old Ghosts -- and a Farewell -- Gate of Honour: Graduation
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Perennial edition
Extent
xvi, 304 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780060505233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm54017984
  • (OCoLC)54017984

Library Locations

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