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Author Thant Myint-U

Title Where China meets India : Burma and the new crossroads of Asia / Thant Myint-U

Publ Info New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011
Edition First American edition
 PC  DS527.7 .T44 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  DS527.7 .T44 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 361 pages : maps ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents pt. 1. The back door. Irrawaddy dreaming ; Cousins ; The Burma Road ; Lords of the sunset ; New frontiers -- pt. 2. Southwestern barbarians. The Malacca dilemma ; South of the clouds ; Gandhara ; Shangri-La ; Between China and the deep blue sea -- pt. 3. The edge of Hindustan. Looking east ; Forgotten partitions; Inner lines ; Instruments of accession
Note "An account of the Asian frontier's long and rich history and its modern significance."--Publisher's description
LC subject Burma -- Description and travel
Burma -- Boundaries -- China
China -- Boundaries -- Burma
Burma -- Boundaries -- India
India -- Boundaries -- Burma
ISBN 9780374299071 (alk. paper)
0374299072 (alk. paper)