Child of all nations

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W. Morrow, 1979 - Fiction - 352 pages
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In the second volume of the Baru Tetralogy, the sequel to This Earth of Mankind follows Minke as he struggles to overcome the omnipresent injustice in the Dutch East Indies of the 1890s. 20,000 first printing. $10,000 ad/promo.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The second (This Earth of Mankind, 1991) in a quartet continues the often bittersweet story of the growing anticolonial movement in the Dutch-ruled Indonesia of the 1890's. As before, the novel is ... Read full review

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User Review  - julsitos2 - LibraryThing

Wow! This is a must read for all colonized people. It simply states the grand abuses and oppressions of a puny, abusive, and resourceless Dutch nation over the Indonesian race and how the oppressed ... Read full review


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About the author (1979)

Pramoedya Ananta Toer, born on the island of Java in 1925, was imprisoned first by the Dutch, then by the Indonesian government as a political prisoner. He received the PEN Freedom to Write Award and the Ramon Magsaysay Award.
Mark Hanusz is the founder and manager of Equinox Publishing, Pramoedyas Indonesian publisher.

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