^ The Peoples
Burmese, adding yet another to the list of competing peoples destined, unless the latent vigour of the Burman awakes, to divide up his heritage.
CHIN AND KACHIN
The Chin and Kachin have bulked largely in the
shan of the yunzaijn
recent history of Burma. Long after Thibaw, the last of her kings, had been carried away to a sordid exile, and the British peace had been established over the land, the Chin and the Kachin continued to make war upon the Empire. The plains of Burma had long been their plundering grounds, where men and cattle lay at