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History and archaeology of Sri Lanka

History and archaeology of Sri Lanka

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Published by Central Cultural Fund, Ministry of Cultural and Religious Affairs in Colombo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka
    • Subjects:
    • Sri Lanka -- History -- Early to 1505

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by R.A.L.H. Gunawardana, S. Pathmanathan, M. Rohanadeera.
      ContributionsGuṇavardhana, Raṇavīra., Patmanātan̲, Ci., Rōhanadīra, Măndis., Madhyama Saṃskr̥tika Aramudala (Sri Lanka)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489.6 .H57 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. in :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3974619M
      ISBN 109556131086
      LC Control Number2001291522

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