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Exploring Southeast Asia

A Traveller"s History of the Region

by Milton Osborne

  • 183 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Allen & Unwin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Asian studies,
  • Southeast Asia,
  • Southeast Asia - History,
  • Travel Guides,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • History: World,
  • South East Asia,
  • Asia - Southeast,
  • Asia - Southeast Asia,
  • Asia - General,
  • Asia, Southeastern,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8648434M
    ISBN 101865088129
    ISBN 109781865088129

    Southeast Asia experienced a relatively stable and uneventful , but long-term challenges came to the fore. The drama of economic and political affairs paled in comparison to the preceding two years, when commodity and currency price fluctuations, and Brexit and Trump’s election, raised anxieties leading into the new year, but these were somewhat allayed as growth reinvigorated and. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 20 cm: Contents: Introduction: Where the past meets the present --pt. I. Southeast Asia up to the Second World War Great cities and great empires in the 'Lands of Gold' Courts, kings and peasants: The traditional world Minorities and slaves: Outsiders in traditional Southeast.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 20 cm: Contents: IllustrationsIntroduction: Where the past meets the presentPART ONE: Southeast Asia up to the Second World War1 Great cities and great empires in the 'Lands of Gold'2 Courts, kings and peasants: the traditional world3 Minorities and slaves: outsiders in traditional . U is for Ultimate hobbies in India Believe it or not, in Indian culture, they have the same kind of hobbies as us! Their hobbies include dancing, singing, reading, working out, surfing online, sports, cooking, writing, and watching TV. Cool to know that they have the same things.

    Exploring Southeast Asia: A Traveller's History of the Region Paperback – June 1 by Milton Osborne (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from 4/5(5). the complexities and realities of Southeast Asia. In the “Conclusion” section, I will return to these issues and briefly address topics for future research. The boat-dwellers of Southeast Asia Maritime communities can be defined as societies with a dependence on the sea. They often inhabit littoral settlements or even houseboats.


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