The Stakes of Democracy in Southeast Asia

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The Stakes of Democracy in Southeast Asia

By H. J. Van Mook
Norton, 1950
312 pp. $3.75
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The former Lieutenant Governor-General of the Netherlands East Indies interprets recent events in Southeast Asia, with particular emphasis on Indonesia, as the interruption of the great work of the colonial powers by Japanese treachery, Allied ineptitude, and nationalist madness.