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Bitter Dawn: East Timor- A People's Story

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This book is a vivid first-hand account of the birth of the world's youngest county, East Timor, of the lives of individual Timorese during the long decades of Indonesia's repressive occupation, of their often heroic struggle for freedom, and of their efforts to cope with and make sense of the dramatic historic shifts engulfing them. Based on years of research, and lengthy ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published September 6th 2002 by Zed Books (first published August 1st 2002)
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Great first-hand account of Timor-Leste's struggle for independence from Indonesia by a Dutch journalist who stayed on to witness unfolding events.
An eye opening, heart-breaking, infuriating and inspiring book.
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