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It had three divisions : Magampattu in the east, East Giruwa Pattu in the centre,
and West Giruwa Pattu in the west. Magampattu was almost entirely covered with
jungle. It contained the small town of Hambantota, but otherwise only small ...
There was a great deal of "big game" in the jungles of Magampattu : leopard,
bear, elephant, buffalo, sambhur deer, spotted deer, and pig. Both in Magampattu
and in the two western pattus snipe were plentiful in the wet season, and on the ...
I saw some remarkable sights in the Magampattu jungles. The Game Sanctuary
itself was a fascinating place. Its western boundary was the Menik Ganga, a
biggish river which, however, often had a mere trickle of water in it and only filled
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In the feudal society of Ceylon "I felt that there was some depth of happiness rather than pleasure, of satisfaction, . . . which the western world is losing or has lost." (p 158) Judgments such as ... Read full review
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This is the second book Leonard Woolf wrote of his life. He is a graceful author, and a sensitive man. Good look into an aristocratic young britisher and his growing up. Read full review