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... kachcheri staff , mudaliyars , FOREWORD I wh HAVE tried in the following pages to. muhandiram , and Engelbrecht The author with Hambantota kachcheri staff and Father Cooreman MAPS 엾 Ceylon Hambantota District 15 179 other part.
office I always sent for the head clerk and said to him : “ Every letter received in this kachcheri after this week must be answered on the day of its receipt unless it is waiting for an order from me or from the G.A. " The answer of ...
I remember one year riding in the morning from my bungalow on the seashore to the kachcheri through a dead brown world . Everything was completely dried up , not a sign or sound of life anywhere , not a drop of water , not a speck of ...
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Playing tennis with starched whites with the other English administrators and then chatting over G and Ts in the tropical warm of the evening in an old Dutch fort on the north-east coast of Sri Lanka ... Read full review
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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