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The Karens of the Golden Chersonese (Hardcover)

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1876. A pioneering general account of the Karen people which draws on the author's own experiences in administering Toungoo, in Tenasserim, as well as on earlier accounts and observations to present a synthesis of information. Contents: Etymology of the word Karen-Character and Physical Characteristics of the Karens; Language; Education; Government; Origin; Religion, Mythology, Folk-lore, etc.; Rise and progress of Christianity Toungoo: its physical Geography and History; Nattoung, or Demon Mount; Reminiscences of an Annual Gathering of Christian Karens; Among the Tsawkoo Karens; A Summer Tour in the Bwe-Karen Country; Trip to the Gaykho Country; The Happy Hunting-Grounds of Meekyin; and Karennee, or the Country of the Red Karens.


Publisher Kessinger Publishing
Mfg Part# 9780548008416
SKU 205821578
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0548008418
Release Date 10/1/2007
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0452
Publisher Kessinger Publishing
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