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Cold War and National Assertion in Southeast Asia, The

Author:
Foley, Matthew

ISBN:
978 0 415 55476 3
Format:
Hardback
Pages:
240
List price(s):
130.00 USD
80.00 GBP

Publication date:
30 July 2009

Short description: 

Charts British and American approaches to Burma between the country's independence from the United Kingdom in 1948 and the military coup that ended civilian government in 1962. This book focuses on the retraction of European colonial power in Southeast Asia and the concomitant expansion of US engagement in the region.

Biography: 

Overseas Development Institute, UK

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