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The Tsunami

Robert Crusz

The Tsunami

affected Burgher women of Dutch Bar, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka

by Robert Crusz

  • 143 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Social Scientists" Association in Colombo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women disaster victims -- Sri Lanka -- Dutch Bar (Batticaloa, Sri Lanka),
  • Burghers (Sri Lankan people),
  • Tsunami damage -- Sri Lanka -- Dutch Bar (Batticaloa),
  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004

  • About the Edition

    Study on Burgher women victims of Tsunami in Dutch Bar, Batticaloa, Sri Lanka.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRobert Crusz.
    ContributionsSocial Scientists Association of Sri Lanka.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV603 2004.S+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23873772M
    ISBN 109789551772345
    LC Control Number2009310978
    OCLC/WorldCa463973534


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