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From the Land of Green Ghosts: A Burmese Odyssey

From the Land of Green Ghosts: A Burmese Odyssey

by Pascal Khoo Thwe

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780060505233
Pages: 336
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2021-06-19
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In 1988, Dr. John Casey, a professor visiting Burma, meets a waiter in Mandalay with a passion for the works of James Joyce, and the encounter changes both their lives. Pascal, a member of the Kayan Padaung tribe, was the first member of his community to study English at a university. Within months of his meeting with Dr. Casey, Pascal's world lay in ruins. Burma's military dictatorship forces him to sacrifice his studies, and the regime's brutal armed forces murder his lover. ...