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The Resource Rifle Reports : a Story of Indonesian Independence, Mary Margaret Steedly

Rifle Reports : a Story of Indonesian Independence, Mary Margaret Steedly

Label
Rifle Reports : a Story of Indonesian Independence
Title
Rifle Reports
Title remainder
a Story of Indonesian Independence
Statement of responsibility
Mary Margaret Steedly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On August 17, 1945, Indonesia proclaimed its independence from Dutch colonial rule. Five years later, the Republic of Indonesia was recognized as a unified, sovereign state. The period in between was a time of aspiration, mobilization, and violence, in which nationalists fought to expel the Dutch while also trying to come to grips with the meaning of "independence." Rifle Reports is an ethnographic history of this extraordinary time as it was experienced on the outskirts of the nation among Karo Batak villagers in the rural highlands of North Sumatra. Based on extensive interviews and
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steedly, Mary Margaret
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Revolution (Indonesia : 1945-1949)
  • Karo-Batak (Indonesian people)
  • Indonesia
  • Sumatera Utara (Indonesia)
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Karo-Batak (Indonesian people)
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesia
Label
Rifle Reports : a Story of Indonesian Independence, Mary Margaret Steedly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Technical Notes; Introduction: The Outskirts of the Nation; 1 The Golden Bridge; 2 Buried Guns; 3 Imagining Independence; 4 Eager Girls; 5 Sea of Fire; 6 Letting Loose the Water Buffaloes; 7 The Memory Artist; Conclusion: The Sense of an Ending; Appendix 1: List of Informants; Appendix 2: Glossary and Abbreviations; Appendix 3: Time Line; Notes; References; Index of Cited Informants; General Index
Control code
ocn836406360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (417 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520274877
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2f0z3j
  • 90996694-5209-4311-a7e5-68c3fefe017b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)836406360
Label
Rifle Reports : a Story of Indonesian Independence, Mary Margaret Steedly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Technical Notes; Introduction: The Outskirts of the Nation; 1 The Golden Bridge; 2 Buried Guns; 3 Imagining Independence; 4 Eager Girls; 5 Sea of Fire; 6 Letting Loose the Water Buffaloes; 7 The Memory Artist; Conclusion: The Sense of an Ending; Appendix 1: List of Informants; Appendix 2: Glossary and Abbreviations; Appendix 3: Time Line; Notes; References; Index of Cited Informants; General Index
Control code
ocn836406360
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (417 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520274877
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2f0z3j
  • 90996694-5209-4311-a7e5-68c3fefe017b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)836406360

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