Burmese Looking Glass: A Human Rights Activist on the Forbidden Frontier

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Burmese Looking Glass: A Human Rights Activist on the Forbidden Frontier

By Edith T. Mirante
Grove Press, 1993
320 pp. $21.95
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An American artist-adventurer has written an absorbing book about her experiences living with Shan and Karen rebels in Burma's remote mountains, where rebels, opium warlords and jade smugglers hold sway. The author founded Project Maje to publicize Burma's human rights violations.