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Autobiographical account of a former Sri Lankan civil servant.
|Statement||by M. Chandrasoma.|
|LC Classifications||JQ656.Z1 C53 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||153 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||153|
|LC Control Number||92905966|
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Vignettes of the Ceylon Civil Service, to [M Chandrasoma] -- Autobiographical account of a former Sri Lankan civil servant.
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Vignettes of the Ceylon Civil Service page 7. Goonasingha. Island, August 8. Warnapala Wiswa Civil Service Administration in Ceylon page 9. The first from Chandrasoma as reported in his "Vignettes of the Ceylon Civil Service " and the second from Leonard Woolf in his autobiography "Growing".
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