Mode of access via the Federal Research Division web site.
Title from title screen (viewed Mar. 22, 2002).
"Research completed October 1988."
"This volume is one in a continuing series of books prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army"--Foreword.
Online version of the print version; originally published: Sri Lanka. 2nd ed. c1990.