Feet to the Fire: CIA Covert Operations in Indonesia, 1957-1958

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Naval Institute Press, 1999 - History - 218 pages
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Draws on declassified documents and many interviews with CIA and Indonesian participants, to reconstruct the delicate, dangerous game played by American intelligence agents throughout Indonesia in this period.

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AS FAR AS I AM AWARE (BEING MERELY JOURNALIST WITH ENVIRONMENT AND TOURISM MY NEWS DOMAIN) this must be an invaluable book for Indonesian historians specializing in 20th century indonesian history , more superspecailizing in PRRI/PERMESTA period: -very well document, objectively written without any reservation given to the US side being tghe sponsor of the rebellion against Sukarno's government. 

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Good description of CIA's covert operations in support of the PRRI/Permesta war in the fities. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

James Morrison is the author of a memoir, Broken Fever (St. Martin's Press, 2001), as well as several books on film. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Massachusetts Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Ploughshares, Raritan, and many other magazines. He lives in Southern California, where he teaches film, literature, and creative writing at Claremont McKenna College.

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