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Indonesia

Author: Tristan Burton
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©2006.
Series: Countries of the world (Facts on File, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Situated between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, Indonesia is the world's largest archipelagic state and is home to some 300 ethnic and tribal groups. Indonesia's Aceh province was destroyed by the December 2004 tsunami. Recovery has been slow and painful and much of the area is currently off-limits. In a highly engaging format, Indonesia provides a complete introduction to this tumultuous country.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tristan Burton
ISBN: 0816060169 9780816060160
OCLC Number: 61178237
Description: 61 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introducing Indonesia --
History of Indonesia up to 1945 --
Modern history and politics --Landscape and climate --
The economy --
People of Indonesia --
Conflict and reconciliation --
Daily life --
The environment --
Looking ahead.
Series Title: Countries of the world (Facts on File, Inc.)
Responsibility: Tristan Burton.

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An illustrated series that draws students into some of the world's most interesting and important countries with information on everything that defines life in a particular place. These books trace  Read more...

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