Ceylon [by] S. Arasaratnam.

Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1964] .

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Subjects Politieke onafhankelijkheid.
Sri Lanka -- History.
Sri Lanka.
Series Modern nations in historical perspective.
Description vi, 182 pages maps 21 cm.
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-177) and index.
Also issued online.
Summary Traces the historic trends and influences, under three successive colonial powers, that have contributed to Ceylon's present-day character and problems.
Contents Ceylon since independence: The advent of independence ; Problems and politics, 1947-1962 -- The Sinhalese: Colonization of Ceylon and conversion to Buddhism ; The classical age, 200 B.C.-A.D. 1200 ; Decline and decadence, A.D. 1200-1500 -- The Tamils of Ceylon -- The Muslims of Ceylon -- Colonial rule and Western influences: Portuguese rule and its legacy ; Dutch occupation and its influences ; British rule and nationalist response.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Sri Lanka
Network Numbers (OCoLC)410676
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Arasaratnam, Sinnappah.
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