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Life and times of Edward Henry Pedris, national hero

H. N. S. Karunatilake

Life and times of Edward Henry Pedris, national hero

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka
    • Subjects:
    • Pedris, Edward Henry, 1888-1915,
    • Political prisoners -- Sri Lanka -- Biography,
    • Sri Lanka -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. N. S. Karunatilake.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489.73.P42 K37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4387656M
      LC Control Number78906378


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Life and times of Edward Henry Pedris, national hero by H. N. S. Karunatilake Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Pedris daughter death Dias. Life and times of Edward Henry Pedris: national hero By: Pedris, Edward Henry. Material type: Text Publisher: Lake House Bookshop Subject(s): Biographies - politicians DDC classification: Captain Duenuge Edward Henry Pedris CTG (Sinhala: හෙන්රි පේද්රිස්; 16 August – 7 July ) was a militia officer and a prominent socialite in colonial Ceylon (present-day Sri Lanka) who was executed by British officials for alleged incitement of Battles/wars: World War I.

To commemorate the th death anniversary of Edward Henry Pedris, the book titled ‘Edward Henry Pedris – National Hero who awakened a nation’ was launched on 8 July at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute under the auspices of President Maithripala Sirisena, amidst a large gathering.

President Maithripala Sirisena garlanded the photograph of the national hero. The Birth centenary of the national hero Edward Henry Pedris, (Book) 2 editions published in in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Full title: Edward Henry Pedris: national hero who awakened a nation / Charnika Imbulana. Main author: Imbulana, Charnika, (Author) Other authors: Pedris, Edward Henry, Buy Life and times of Edward Henry Pedris, national hero by H.

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The popular image of Pedris as a passive victim of imperialism has been sustained to date. Notwithstanding the angry reaction, issuing in fits of violence against the Establishment, towards his imprisonment, the truth was that in the year of his arrest (), several other anti.

Edward Henry Pedris The colonial rulers of the era may have never realised that the cruel execution of a young Sinhalese patriot in the Welikada prison years ago, on the 7th of Julywould lead to the emancipation of this country from their rule 33 years later.

A memorial was held on July 7, in remembrance of Captain Henry Pedris, a national hero who sacrificed his life for the independence of the Pedris was born on Aug in.

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