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Asia--the winning of independence

Asia--the winning of independence

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia,
  • India,
  • Asia, Southeastern
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalism -- Asia, Southeastern -- History.,
    • Nationalism -- India -- History.,
    • Southeast Asia -- Politics and government.,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1857-1919.,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robin Jeffrey.
      ContributionsJeffrey, Robin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS526.4 .A74 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 337 p. :
      Number of Pages337
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3919151M
      ISBN 100312056141
      LC Control Number81516634

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Robin Jeffrey studied first at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, obtaining a BA degree. He was awarded a in modern Indian history by the University of Sussex, England, in and had previously worked as a school teacher in Chandigarh, India, for the Regional Institute of English and the Canadian University Service Overseas between and /5(2).

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction / Robin Jeffrey --The Philippines / Alfred W. McCoy --India / Robin Jeffrey --Indonesia / Anthony Reid --Vietnam / David Marr --Malaya / Lee Kam Hing --Conclusion / D.A. sibility. Asia—The Winning of Independence.

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