Miss Burma

Author: Charmaine Craig
Publisher: Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1611859409
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Based on the story of the author's mother and grandparents, Miss Burma is a captivating portrait of how modern Burma came to be and of the ordinary people swept up in the struggle for self-determination and freedom.

My Story S On

Author: Paula Ross
ISBN: 9780918419002
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Raymina I. Mays Miss Burma had taken to joining the women on the stoop of the
apartment building where she lived. She'd sit wide-legged, dip her dress
between her legs, and tell stories till times got better. Liz and Callie'd look dead
into Miss Burma's face, wide eyed, concentrating. Jesse'd lay her head against
Sharon's shoulder and digest all that was being said and dream that Miss Burma
was her grandmother. The women discovered that Miss Burma had no relatives
or friends ...

Public Relations Quarterly

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The story kicked off a storm of protest. Objections, on behalf of the Buffalo Uncle
Sam marching unit, were sent from all over the country to Senators,
Congressmen, parade oflicials and even the White House. Finally, the parade
committee compromised and decided to permit Buffalo's Uncle Sam unit to escort
the winner of the Seaway's Uncle Sam contest. The Saga of Mlss Burma That
turmoil was replaced by another tussle featuring as combatants the parade
chairman and Miss ...

A Shade Of Difference

Author: Allen Drury
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“Now you are being bitter,” remarked Miss Burma (East). “This has been agreed
by the great powers and thus all have been satisfied. In Moscow this half-ing has
been a triumph of communism and in Washington it has been a triumph of
democracy, and so everyone has been happy.” “Except that Moscow has been
happiest of all,” said Miss Malaya (North), and they all laughed with a knowing air
, like a group of little cymbals tinkling away with a polite scorn in the echoing

Coordinator S Report

Author: University of Michigan. English Language Institute
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Kodaira, Kiyoshi Japan Kosuge, Hiroshi Japan Lin, Mei-soo Chu (Mrs.) Formosa
Moretti, Virginia (Miss) Italy Mulyono, Saptana Pangarso Indonesia Noel, Justina
Lavares (Miss) Philippine Noera, Maria (Miss) Italy Rossi, Vittorina Ancona (MrsJ
Italy Samaniego, Emilio Javier Philippine Sang, Nguyen-Hoang Viet -Nam Shen,
Tseng-wen (Mrs.) Formosa Takei, Minoru Japan Than, Kyin (Miss) Burma Thwe,
Pansy Khin (Miss) Burma Tint, Khin (Miss) Burma Tot, Chung Viet-Nam Tseng, ...

Who S Who In Burma

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Born November 28, 1918 in Pegu; daughter of U Hla Maung and Daw Thein May,
Proprietors, Printing Press and Publishers; Rangcon University, B.A., 1940;
University of Maryland; U.S.A., M.Ed. 1950; Ph. D. 1961; attached to Burmese
Embassy, Washington D.C. U.S.A. 1948-53; appointed Lecturer, Faculty of
Education, University of Rangcon, June 1953 to date; observation tour, Canada
and U.S.A., 1948-52; participated as “Miss Burma” in International Fashion Fete,
May 26, 1948; ...

Burma Surgeon Retuns

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So is he a fine soldier when actually in combat. But when he is in garrison or only
a little sick, he can be at least as troublesome as most other soldiers. The nurses,
being Burmese “foreigners,” were considered legitimate prey, especially by the
goldbricks. Before General Stilwell had given us his order to keep hands off the
Chinese, a major in Chit Sein's ward had pulled a revolver on her, “Miss Burma,
1942.” I promptly beat him up most thoroughly and General Sun put him in jail.
Later ...

The Burma Spring Aung San Suu Kyi And The New Struggle For The Soul Of A Nation

Author: Rena Pederson
Publisher: Pegasus Books
ISBN: 1605987336
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Skinny street kids whoused totap desperately on car windows to sell handmade
flower necklaces werenow walking between thecars in traffic selling realestate
listings. Every day seemed tobring anew breakthrough. Burma participatedinthe
Miss Universe competition for the first time in 50 years. The BBC and Democratic
Voiceof Burma, stern watchdogsofthe military regimeinyears past,had been given
permission to open news bureaus. And women were invited to join thearmy.