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Women & the tsunami

Women & the tsunami

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Published by Social Scientists" Association in Colombo .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination60 p.
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23921001M
LC Control Number2009310929

This book is about a man named Oijisan. He is the wealthiest man in the village he lives in. One night when he was watching the rice ceremony alone on his balcony, he had a feeling something bad was going to happen. He finally saw a huge wave coming into land from the beach and he knew it was a tsunami/5.   The wave: Stunned tourists watch as the tsunami approaches (Image: Channel 4) Read More Related Articles. Sharon Stone, 61, Author: Tom Parry.

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  Three years after the devastating tsunami of swept an estima Japanese men, women and children to their deaths, an article appeared in the London Review of Books that unearthed some. Sonali Deraniyagala (born in Colombo) is a Sri Lankan memoirist and economist.. Born in Colombo, Sri Lanka, she studied economics at Cambridge University and has a doctorate from the University of is on the faculty of the Department of Economics at SOAS, University of London and is a research scholar at Columbia University, New York lives in New Authority control: BNF: cbb (data), .


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