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Author Somers Heidhues, Mary F.

Title Golddiggers, farmers and traders in the Chinese districts of West Kalimantan, Indonesia / by Mary Somers Heidhues
Published New York : Southeast Asia Program Publications, 2003


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 MELB  305.89510598 Som/Gfa  AVAILABLE
Description 309 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Series Studies on Southeast Asia ; no. 34
Studies on Southeast Asia ; no. 34
Contents Ch. 1. The setting: the peoples and their histories -- Ch. 2. Chinese society and the Dutch to the first "Kongsi War" -- Ch. 3. From 1850 to the end of the Kongsis -- Ch. 4. Demographic and economic change: from gold miners to settlers and traders, 1860-1940 -- Ch. 5. Community and political life in prewar times -- Ch. 6. War and Indonesian independence -- Ch. 7. Community under duress -- Epilogue: repeated violence and uncertain outcome
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references ( pages [283]-302) and index
Subject Chinese -- Indonesia -- Kalimantan Barat.
Chinese -- Indonesia -- Kalimantan Barat -- History.
SUBJECT Kalimantan Barat (Indonesia) -- Ethnic relations.
LC no. 2003273935
ISBN 0877277338
Other Titles Gold diggers, farmers and traders : the Chinese in West Kalimantan, Indonesia