Ethnic Chinese in contemporary Indonesia

Publisher: Chinese Heritage Centre and Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore

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  • Chinese -- Indonesia,
  • Indonesia -- Ethnic relations

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Leo Suryadinata.
ContributionsSuryadinata, Leo, 1941-
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 209 p. :
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22797783M
ISBN 109789812308351, 9789812308344, 9789812308368
LC Control Number2008339804

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