Burma gazetteer, Pegu District, volume A
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Published by Supt., Govt. Print. in Rangoon .
Written in English



  • Pegu District (Burma)


  • Pegu District (Burma) -- Gazetteers.

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Edition Notes

One map on folded leaf in pocket.

StatementA.J. Page.
LC ClassificationsDS527 .P35 1917
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 134 p. :
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL922650M
LC Control Number95220850

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