7 edition of The politician and other stories found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Politician & other stories|
|Statement||Khamsing Srinawk ; translated by Domnern Garden and Herbert P. Phillips ; introduced by Herbert P. Phillips.|
|LC Classifications||MLCS 2000/00214 (P)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 142 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||142|
|LC Control Number||2001356039|
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The Politician and Other Stories Paperback – March 1, by Khamsing Srinawk (Author), Domnern Garden (Translator), Herbert P.
Phillips (Translator) & 0 more/5(2). The Politician and Other Stories includes 17 short stories by contemporary Thai writer Khamsing Srinawk.
Khamsing's characters are rich and variegated, sparkling with individuality. Khamsing's characters are rich and variegated, sparkling with individuality/5(13).
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