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Almost Englishmen : Baghdadi Jews in British Burma / Ruth Fredman Cernea.

Author/Creator:
Cernea, Ruth Fredman.
Publication:
Lanham : Lexington Books, c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xxv, 175 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Jews -- Burma -- History.
Jews, Iraqi -- Burma.
Burma -- Ethnic relations.
Contents:
The Baghdadi diaspora
Adventurers and entrepreneurs
Beautiful Burmese days
Three cheers for the king and the British Empire
The comforts of home
Bene Israel vs. Baghdadis : the court case
Desperate passage to India; the war in Burma
Return to Burma
Burma and Israel
Embers.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-165) and index.
ISBN:
0739116460 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739116479 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
70707963
Publisher Number:
9780739116463
9780739116470