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history of the Ceylon civil service, 1802-1833 a study of administrative change in Ceylon by P. D. Kannangara

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Published by Tisara Prakasakayo in Dehiwala .
Written in English



  • Sri Lanka


  • Civil service -- Sri Lanka -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby P. D. Kannangara.
SeriesCeylon historical journal monograph series,, v. 1
LC ClassificationsJS7124 .A4 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 287 p.
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18357M
LC Control Numbersa 68003750

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