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A certain age

colonial Jakarta through the memories of its intellectuals

by Rudolf MrГЎzek

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Published by Duke University Press in Durham [NC] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-301) and index.

StatementRudolf Mrázek
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS646.29.D5 M73 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 310 p. :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24520810M
ISBN 109780822346852, 9780822346975
LC Control Number2009041449


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