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Nationalism and Revolution in Indonesia
Nationalism and Revolution in Indonesia
By George Mcturnan Kahin
Cornell University Press (for the International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations, and Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University), 1952, 490 pp
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A detailed and extensively-documented study of the Indonesian drive to independence after the Second World War. The author, who spent a year in the islands in 1948-1949, is extremely critical of the whole Dutch rôle but hopeful for the prospects of the new republic.