Jaffna and the Sinhala heritage
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Published by E.T. Kannangara in [Homagama] .
Written in English



  • Jaffna Region (Sri Lanka),
  • Sri Lanka


  • Jaffna Region (Sri Lanka) -- History,
  • Sri Lanka -- History -- To 1505

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementE.T. Kannangara.
LC ClassificationsDS490.J3 K35 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2692994M
LC Control Number85902066

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