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Glimpses of cultural history of Indonesia.

Wirjosuparto, Sutjipto Raden Mas.

Glimpses of cultural history of Indonesia.

by Wirjosuparto, Sutjipto Raden Mas.

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Published by Indira in [Djakarta] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia
    • Subjects:
    • Indonesia -- Civilization

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS625 .W46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 84 p.
      Number of Pages84
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL278995M
      LC Control Numbersa 64006713
      OCLC/WorldCa1225891

      Back of the Book. Valmiki, Vyasa, and Kalidasa are the three greatest poets of India, and one cannot have a living experience of Indian culture without some direct experience of t. Majapahit kingdom was founded in eastern Java in the late 13th century. Under Gajah Mada, its influence stretched over much of Indonesia. This period is often referred to as a “Golden Age” in Indonesian history. Books about the history of Indonesia: – Southeast Asia: From Prehistory to History by P. S. Bellwood and I. Glover (Eds).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wirjosuparto, Sutjipto, Raden Mas. Glimpses of cultural history of Indonesia. [Djakarta] Indira [].

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