chapter  IV
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The People [iii]

Bhind Tangu as we find them today lie many years of continuous change and development. Before the grandparents of the present generation had seen a white man,

and possibly before they had heard there were such people, a series of far-reaching changes were already in train. Indeed, to argue from a presumption of stability in Tangu during the last century and a half would be most ill-advised.