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Author Popham, Peter.

Title The lady and the peacock : the life of Aung San Suu Kyi / Peter Popham.

Imprint New York : Experiment, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    92 AUNG SAN SUU KYI POP    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    92 AUNG SAN SUU KYI POP    Available
Description xvi, 448 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Originally published: London : Rider, 2011.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Map of Burma -- Prologue -- pt. 1. Her Father's Child -- pt. 2. The Peacock's Fan -- Late Call -- Debut -- Freedom and Slaughter -- The Funeral -- Open Road -- Her Father's Blood -- Defiance -- pt. 3. The Wide World -- Grief of a Child -- The Gang of Five -- An Oriental at St. Hugh's -- Choices -- Superwoman -- pt. 4. Heirs to the Kingdom -- Alone -- Landslide Victory -- Long Live Holiness -- The Peace Prize -- Heroes and Traitors -- pt. 5. The Road Map -- Meeting Suu -- Nightmare -- The Saffron Revolution -- The Peacock Effect -- Afterword -- Glossary -- List of Names.
Subject Aung San Suu Kyi.
Women political activists -- Burma -- Biography.
Political activists -- Burma -- Biography.
Women political prisoners -- Burma -- Biography.
Women politicians -- Burma -- Biography.
Burma -- Politics and government -- 1988-
Burma -- Politics and government -- 1948-
ISBN 9781615190645
1615190643

 
    
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