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ALERS, H.J., Om een Rode of Groene Merdeka. 10 Jaren binnenlandse politiek IndonesiŽ 1954-1953. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Eindhoven, Vulkaan, 1956 orig.clothbacked lettered boards, with orig. dustjacket. 299pp. foot-notes, bibliography, list of recommended literature, chronology, table of contents. KLOOSTER 5359.
An important socio-political study and analysis of the internal political situation, i.e. the struggle for power between the Indonesian communist Party (P.K.I.) and Islamic movements, in Indonesia under japanese military administration, the period of the dutch-indonesian dispute 1945-1950, and the first years of the new republic of Indonesia (:) preliminaries to Marhaenistic revolution, the political Crisis within Islamic Movements, The seizure of political power: armed groups as a political factor, the feudal counter-revolution, The communist seizure for power (Front Demokrasi Rakjat, the Madiun-uprising), the decline of feudal federalism (supported by the dutch), Negara Islam Indonesia and finally the [monstreous] alliance between the P.N.I.(Partai Nasional Indonesia) and the P.K.I.(Partai Kommunis Indonesia): the Sukarno-administration. A very rare study, very difficult to locate. Very good copy. (some small particles of dustjacket gone).

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- GEMILANG 153: ISLAM IN Southeast Asia (2014).
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