Lost Footsteps
Lost Footsteps

Lord Curzon

Kinwun Mingyi

The Kinwun Mingyi U Kaung(3 February 1822 – 30 June 1908) was Burma (Myanmar)’s leading reformer in the 1870s and early 1880s. He was a scholar, diplomat, and the author of numerous works of literature, history, and jurisprudence. Like many in his generation, his vision was of a modern, independent Burma, that would mix the best of the old and the new, importing the latest ideas and technology, whilst also protecting and preserving centuries old traditions. He led the kingdom’s...

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