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dMAC Digest: Vol 4 No 4 - Diponegoro war
     

dMAC Digest: Vol 4 No 4 - Diponegoro war

by Duncan MacDonald
 

The fourth edition of the dMAC Digest provides a concise biography of Java's Prince Diponegoro (1785-1855), who led a popular uprising against the Dutch between 1825 and 1830. He is regarded as a national hero, a pious Muslim and a Javanese mystic. Diponegoro came from a life of privilege in the Jogyakarta court. He was the grandson of Yogyakarta's first sultan.

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The fourth edition of the dMAC Digest provides a concise biography of Java's Prince Diponegoro (1785-1855), who led a popular uprising against the Dutch between 1825 and 1830. He is regarded as a national hero, a pious Muslim and a Javanese mystic. Diponegoro came from a life of privilege in the Jogyakarta court. He was the grandson of Yogyakarta's first sultan. Why then did he end his life in squalid exile, in prison rooms at Fort Rotterdam in Makassar.
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Product Details

BN ID:
2940045720564
Publisher:
Duncan MacDonald
Publication date:
02/25/2014
Series:
dMAC Digest , #4
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,154,075
File size:
10 MB

Meet the Author

Duncan is an Australian currently living in Jakarta, Indonesia. He is married to Shinta Dewi Sanawiya, muse, mate, motivator and President Director of the business he founded in 1993, dMAC Group in Asia.
Duncan has had a passion for history since childhood. He traveled to Turkey in 1975 to visit ANZAC Cove, scene of Australia and New Zealand’s entry to World War I. He then worked for 5 years in London, enabling him to research the Roman Empire’s occupation of Britain and question the Arthurian legends. He has just published two historical novels set in Ireland and Britain in the 7th century on Smashwords. Search for 'Culann - Celtic Warrior Monk'.
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