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Districts were in the charge of an Assistant Government Agent ( the A.G.A. ) , a civil servant of anything from six to twenty ... The A.G.A. had his Residence and District kachcheri in the " outstation ” , the chief town of his District ...
I set out to make the Hambantota District the best administered in the island , and I do not think that I deceive or flatter myself when I say that I succeeded . I will give an example or two which will , I think , prove this and will ...
The Hambantota District used to be called a “ sportsman's paradise ” . There was a great deal of “ big game ” in the jungles of Magampattu : leopard , bear , elephant , buffalo , sambhur deer , spotted deer , and pig .
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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