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2 edition of History of Ceylon. found in the catalog.

History of Ceylon.

Ceylon. University

History of Ceylon.

Editor-in-chief, 1956 to May 1958: H.C. Ray.

by Ceylon. University

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Published by Ceylon University Press in Colombo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sri Lanka -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRay, Hem Chandra, 1897-1964
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS489.5 C4
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14260108M

    In AD 77 the author and naturalist, Pliny the Elder, wrote an encyclopedic book titled Natural History. Pliny wrote about the story of Annius Plocamus, a Roman tax collector who lived during the reign of Claudius (AD ). Plocamus sent a freed slave to collect taxes in the Red Sea. His ship was blown off course and landed on Taprobana. All information are given through newspapers, Gazette and internet. Main ownership of these information is belonged to the Publications and Notifications posted here are taken from official sources with the purpose of ready information availability to Sri Lankans.

      Sketches of Natural History of Ceylon Volume 2 By J. Emerson Tennent Elephants Recent discovery of a new species Geological speculations as to the island of Ceylon Ancient tradition Opinion of Professor Ansted Peculiarities in Ceylon mammalia The same in Ceylon birds and insects Temminck's discovery of a new species of elephant in Sumatra Points of distinction between it and the elephant of Pages: On the Ancient Coins and Measures of Ceylon: With a Discussion of the Ceylon Date of the Buddha's Death (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. On the Ancient Coins and Measures of Ceylon: With a Discussion of the Ceylon Date of the Buddha's Death. The Ancient History Encyclopedia logo is a registered EU trademark.

    History. The Portuguese arrived in the early 16th century, followed by the Dutch in the 17th Century with the British, as usual, arriving late - - when the British East India Company established control. In Ceylon became a British Crown Colony. The island was unified in (previously there had been three kingdoms) and the island finally gained its independence in So the first book you chose was written back in colonial times: The Story of Ceylon by Evelyn Frederick Charles Ludowyk. Why choose such an old book? This is my favorite history of Sri Lanka, or Ceylon, as it was then called. It was written in the late s, just at the .


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