Lusitanian links with Lanka by W. L. A. Don Peter

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Published by W.L.A. Don Peter in Colombo .

Written in English

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  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.


  • Portuguese -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Sri Lanka -- Civilization -- Portuguese influences.

About the Edition

Brief outline of Portuguese influences on Sri Lanka"s history.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statementby W.L.A. Don Peter.
LC ClassificationsDS489.15 .D6 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination90 p. ;
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL504187M
ISBN 109559512668
LC Control Number98901382

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