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Title:
East Timor : genocide in paradise
Author:
Jardine, Matthew.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Monroe, ME : Odonian Press : Distributed through Common Courage Press/LPC Group, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
95 pages : map ; 18 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781878825223
Format :
Book

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Central Library DS646.59.T55 J38 1999 Adult Mass Market Paperback Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

This comprehensive account of the invasion of East Timor and US support of the genocide that followed, tells the story of East Timor's historic struggle against impossible odds and explains why you so seldom hear about it in Western media.


Table of Contents

Noam Chomsky
Acknowledgmentsp. 4
Prefacep. 5
Mapp. 5
Introductionp. 7
The Santa Cruz massacrep. 15
Portuguese rulep. 18
World War II and afterp. 21
The struggle for independencep. 24
Indonesia invadesp. 31
UN response to the invasionp. 36
US support for Indonesiap. 37
Australian support for Indonesiap. 44
Indonesia's other supportersp. 48
Indonesia's war of occupationp. 52
You're Indonesians, damn it!p. 59
Developments since Santa Cruz and future prospectsp. 67
My visits to East Timorp. 71
What you can dop. 76
Recommended readingp. 77
Notesp. 78
Indexp. 88
Other books in the Real Story seriesp. 96

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