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Kopassus: Inside Indonesia's...Ken Conboy

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In a nation where the military has played an influential social and political role since its founding, perhaps no unit has wielded more power–and seen more combat–than Kopassus, Indonesia’s Special Forces. From the jungles of Irian Jaya to … more

Kopassus: Inside Indonesia’s Special Forces
Ken Conboy
Equinox Publishing , English

Indonesia Free: A Political ...Mavis Rose

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Mohammad Hatta, the first Vice President and joint proclaimer of the Republic of Indonesia, was a man who devoted almost his entire life to an ideal. From his early years until his death in 1980, the issue of Indonesian freedom overshadowed… more

Indonesia Free: A Political Biography of Mohammad Hatta (Classic Indonesia)
Mavis Rose
Equinox Publishing , English

RASA: Affect and Intuition i...Marc Benamou

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The complex notion of “rasa,” as understood by Javanese musicians, refers to a combination of various qualities, including: taste, feeling, affect, mood, sense, inner meaning, a faculty of knowing intuitively, and deep understanding. This l… more

RASA: Affect and Intuition in Javanese Musical Aesthetics (AMS Studies in Music)
Marc Benamou
Oxford University Press, USA , English

Fifty Years of SilenceJan Ruff O'Herne

The extraordinary memoir of a war rape survivor.’How can you tell your daughters, you know? I mean, the shame, the shame was still so great. I knew I had to tell them but I couldn’t tell them face to face … so I decided to write it dow… more

Fifty Years of Silence
Jan Ruff O’Herne
Random House Australia , English

Intel: Inside Indonesia's In...Ken Conboy

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IN A COUNTRY where talk of conspiracies is often a national pastime, the deepest, sometimes darkest, secrets have long been held by Indonesia’s State Intelligence Agency (Badan Intelijen Negara, or BIN). Whether targeting communist diplomat… more

Intel: Inside Indonesia’s Intelligence Service
Ken Conboy
Equinox Publishing , English

Child of the Jungle: The Tru...Sabine Kuegler

A #1 bestseller in Europe, CHILD OF THE JUNGLE tells the remarkable story of a childhood and adolescence spent caught between two modes of existence-jungle life and Western “civilization.” Sabine Kuegler was five years old when her family-… more

Child of the Jungle: The True Story of a Girl Caught Between Two Worlds
Sabine Kuegler
Grand Central Publishing , English

Won from the Waves - W.H.G. ...W.H.G. Kingston

Excerpt from the book…”It was a gloomy evening. A small group of fishermen were standing—atthe end of a rough wooden pier projecting out into the water and formingthe southern side of the mouth of a small river

Won from the Waves - W.H.G. Kingston
W.H.G. Kingston

Eat, Pray, Love Book & Movie...Betsy Kim, Arson Darling, St...

Don’t have time to catch up on your favorite book series? Breve Books has made it easy. With wiki-content for your Kindle you can read summaries of your favorite books and series! In this book read up on the summary of Elizabeth Gilbert’s b… more

Eat, Pray, Love Book & Movie Summary
Betsy Kim, Arson Darling, Steven Walling

The Poverty and Welfare Impa...Emmanuel Skoufias

Over the past century, the world has seen a sustained decline in the proportion of people living in poverty, but climate change could challenge poverty reduction efforts. On the Poverty and Welfare Impacts of Climate Change: Quantifying the… more

The Poverty and Welfare Impacts of Climate Change (Directions in Development)
Emmanuel Skoufias
world bank publications , English

Pagan Tribes Of Borneo - A...A. C. Haddon

In writing this book we have aimed at presenting a clear picture of the pagan tribes of Borneo as they existed at the close of the nineteenth century. We have not attempted to embody in it the observations recorded by other writers, althoug… more

Pagan Tribes Of Borneo - A. C. Haddon
A. C. Haddon

In the Time of Madness: Indo...Richard Lloyd Parry

In the last years of the twentieth century, longtime journalist Richard Lloyd Parry found himself in the vast island nation of Indonesia, one of the most alluring, mysterious, and violent countries in the world. For thirty-two years, it had… more

In the Time of Madness: Indonesia on the Edge of Chaos
Richard Lloyd Parry
Grove Press , English

An Explorer's Adventures in TibetA. Henry Savage Landor

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An Explorer’s Adventures in Tibet
A. Henry Savage Landor

Strategic Posture Review: In...Ann Marie Murphy, World Poli...

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With the Asia-Pacific in the midst of a power transition, the international environment facing Indonesia is becoming increasingly complex. As regional competition intensifies, Indonesia’s ability to harness larger powers’ influence in pursu… more

Strategic Posture Review: Indonesia (World Politics Review Strategic Posture Reviews)
Ann Marie Murphy, World Politics Review
World Politics Review , English

Lonely Planet Indonesia (Tra...Lonely Planet

With a Lonely Planet guidebook you’ll get the best out of your Indonesian trip. Our 9th edition of Indonesia will take you to the best beaches and bars in Bali, through lush paddy fields in Sumatra, diving with turtles off the Gilis in Lomb… more

Lonely Planet Indonesia (Travel Guide)
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet , English

Frontiers of Fear: Tigers an...Mr. Peter Boomgaard

For centuries, reports of man-eating tigers in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore have circulated, shrouded in myth and anecdote. This fascinating book documents the relationship between the ‘big cat’ and humans in this area during the 350-y… more

Frontiers of Fear: Tigers and People in the Malay World, 1600-1950 (Yale Agrarian Studies Series)
Mr. Peter Boomgaard
Yale University Press , English

Through Central Borneo - Ca...Carl Lumholtz

Ever since my camping life with the aborigines of Queensland, many years ago, it has been my desire to explore New Guinea, the promised land of all who are fond of nature and ambitious to discover fresh secrets. In furtherance of this purpo… more

Through Central Borneo - Carl Lumholtz
Carl Lumholtz

Sunset in the East: A War M...John Hudson

It is generally recognized that the war in Burma against the Japanese was as fierce as any. The Battle of Kohima was the turning point of this extraordinary campaign and personal accounts of the fighting there are greatly sought after. The … more

Sunset in the East: A War Memoir of Burma and Java 1943-46
John Hudson
Pen and Sword , English

Every Day a Nightmare: Ameri...William H. Bartsch

In December 1941, the War Department sent two transports and a freighter carrying 103 P-40 fighters and their pilots to the Philipines to bolster Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s Far East Air Force. They were then diverted to Australia, with new or… more

Every Day a Nightmare: American Pursuit Pilots in the Defense of Java, 1941-1942 (Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series)
William H. Bartsch
Texas A&M University Press , English

Performance in Bali (Theatre...Leon Rubin, I. Nyoman Sedana

Leon Rubin and I Nyoman Sedana, both international theatre professionals as well as scholars, collaborate to give an understanding of performance culture in Bali from inside and out.The book describes four specific forms of contemporary per… more

Performance in Bali (Theatres of the World)
Leon Rubin, I. Nyoman Sedana
Routledge , English

The Defining Years of the Du...Jan A. Krancher

Following their invasion of Java on March 1, 1942, the Japanese began a process of Japanization of the archipelago, banning every remnant of Dutch rule. Over the next three years, more than 100,000 Dutch citizens were shipped to Japanese in… more

The Defining Years of the Dutch East Indies, 1942-1949: Survivors’ Accounts of Japanese Invasion and Enslavement of Europeans and the Revolution That Created Free Indonesia
Jan A. Krancher
McFarland , English