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In Siberia, valuable furbearing animals have long been hunted. In India, Burma,
and Thailand elephants still work as draft animals in the lumbering industry;
particularly in Southeast Asia, the water buffalo is an important draft animal as
well as ...
As in most East Asia, though, family and a stratified social system remain strong
in Japan, and often political parties and unions reflect these patterns. Southeast
Asia. Southeast Asia — which includes Burma, Thailand, Laos, North and South
The former continental land- masses of the Sunda Shelf and Sahul Shelf in
Southeast Asia were separated at the close of the Pleistocene as sea levels rose.
These areas were dry during the Riss and Wiirm glaciations and provided a ...
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