Results 1-3 of 8
arranged to meet there the Muhandiram or chief headman of the area to discuss
with him these rinderpest difficulties and problems. The Muhandiram was a very
intelligent Sinhalese, English educated; he had been sent to Hambantota from ...
... said, "that there were stray buffaloes, affected with rinderpest, in the village of
Liyangahatota, and you sent a message to me to meet you in the village with the
village headman. We found the buffaloes in a large stretch of paddy field, and ...
170-171 Police, 79 Price, F. H., 105-107; 112; 115-117; 118; 124-127 Price, Mrs.,
11 4-1 18 Prisons in Ceylon, 165-169 Punjabi regiment, 146 Rain, 1 17- 1 18
Rinderpest, 187-200 Robinson, Ethel, 1 50-153 Robinson, Rachel, 1 50-156; 172
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Jenney - LibraryThing
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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - robertsgirl - LibraryThing
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