Item description for Tales from Djakarta by Pramoedya Ananta Toer...
Tales from Djakarta is a collection of thirteen short stories written between 1948 and 1956 a period of bitter transition from the revolutionary era to the beginnings of military rule in Indonesia. These stories not only give us a taste of Pramoedya's earlier writings, but also lead us on a tragic tour through mid-century Jakarta with her downtrodden residents as our guides.
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Studio: Equinox Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 5.75" Height: 8.75" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Dec 19, 2001
Publisher Equinox Publishing
ISBN 9799589819 ISBN13 9789799589811
Availability 0 units.
More About Pramoedya Ananta Toer
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.
Pramoedya Ananta Toer lived in Jakarta. Pramoedya Ananta Toer was born in 1925 and died in 2006.