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history of Ceylon, from the earliest times to 1600 A. D.

Joa o de Barros

history of Ceylon, from the earliest times to 1600 A. D.

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Published by H.M. Richards, acting gov"t printer, Ceylon in [Colombo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sri Lanka -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementas related by Joa o de Barros and Diogo do Couto. Tr. and ed. by Donald Ferguson.
    SeriesRoyal Asiatic society of Great Britian and Ireland. Ceylon branch. Journal. vol. xx. no. 60
    ContributionsCouto, Diogo do, 1542-1616., Ferguson, Donald William.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS472 .C5 vol.20, DS489.5.B3 .C5 vol.20
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. ℗ ., 445, [1] p.
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14307086M
    LC Control Number12029890


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The first Europeans to visit Ceylon in modern times were the Portuguese: Lourenço de Almeida arrived infinding the island divided into seven warring kingdoms and unable to fend off intruders.

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JAYAWARDHANAPURA: The capital of the kingdom of Sri Lanka A. A Singhalese translation of above also appears in the Guide Book on Kotte published by the Ministry of Cultural Affairs.

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