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A Short History of Bali: Indonesia’s Hindu Realm (A Short History of Asia series)

Covering the history of Bali from before the Bronze Age to the presidency of Megawati Sukarnoputri, this examination highlights the ethnic dynamics of the island and its place in modern Indonesia. Included is an analysis of the arrival of Indian culture, early European contact, and the complex legacies of Dutch control. Also explored are the island’s contemporary economic progress and the environmental problems generated by population growth and massive tourist development.

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Overview

“I can’t welcome this collection warmly sufficient. It’s certain to be a winner—and far wanted.”  —Invoice Bryson, creator, In a Sunburned Nation and A Stroll within the Woods

In regards to the Creator

Robert Pringle is a historian, journalist, and diplomat. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia.

Masking the historical past of Bali from earlier than the Bronze Age to the presidency of Megawati Sukarnoputri, this examination highlights the ethnic dynamics of the island and its place in fashionable Indonesia. Included is an evaluation of the arrival of Indian tradition, early European contact, and the advanced legacies of Dutch management. Additionally explored are the island’s modern financial progress and the environmental issues generated by inhabitants progress and large vacationer improvement.