Twentieth Century Impressions of Ceylon: Its History, People, Commerce, Industries, and Resources

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Arnold Wright
Asian Educational Services, 1999 - Architecture - 916 pages
Product Dimensions: 29x23x5 cm, 868p, Numerous, Illus.

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Contents

HISTORY OF CEYLON By C M FERNANDO M A LL M CANTAB M R A S J P
13
17961906 By EDWARD W PERERA Advocate of
60
CONSTITUTION AND LAW By Don ADRIAN ST V JAYEWARDENE BarristeratLaw Inner
85
LEGAL AND JUDICIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ESTABLISHMENTS
139
GEOGRAPHICAL AND METEOROLOGICAL FEATURES
154
FAUNA BY W A JULIUS
161
IRRIGATION BY H T S WARD Director of Irrigation
169
GEOLOGY AND MINERALOGY BY DR A K COOMARASWAMY D Sc F G S F L S
178
CACAO BY HERBERT WRIGHT A R C S F L S
245
COCONUT CULTIVATION LABOUR on Estates By Edgar Turner Secretary of the Planters Association of Ceylon
251
ECCLESIASTICAL
268
KANDY AND THE KANDYANS BY MAJOR FRANK MODDER F R G S
293
LAND SURVEY
299
SPICES AND OTHER PRODUCTS
320
AGRICULTURE
355
OPIUM
392

NATIVE CEREMONIAL OBSERVANCES By D J SUBASINHA
189
RAILWAYS
195
INFORMATION FOR TOURISTS BY H B SMITH
204
FINANCIAL THE COLONIAL TREASURY By Hon MR H C NicoLLE
213
THE MEDICAL DEPARTMENT BY SIR ALLAN PERRY M D
225
THE PEARL FISHERY BY JAMES HORNELL Late Marine Biologist to the Ceylon Governi ient
233
RUBBER BY HERBERT WRIGHT A R C S F L S
234
PLUMBAGO By E MANNHEIMER A M T I M E
585
THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
628
ARRACK AND TODDY
635
MILITARY AND VOLUNTEERS
857
CONCLUSION
863
APPENDIX
869
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