author={Sverre Varvin and Alf Gerlach},
  journal={The Journal of Asian Studies},
  pages={22 - 74}
  • Sverre Varvin, Alf Gerlach
  • Published 1 September 1964
  • Environmental Science, Political Science
  • The Journal of Asian Studies
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