The Great Hill Stations Of Asia

Hill stations still cling to their history, and the story they tell reveals a lot about how colonial life was lived.

The Great Hill Stations Of Asia

Describes the health spas, convalescent centers, and resort towns created by Europeans in the Asian mountains during colonialism

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Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Barbara Crossette
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-03-26 - Publisher: Westview Press

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