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by Orlando de Guzman
When the tsunami’s waters retreated in the Indonesian territory of Aceh, two opposing forces swept in: foreigners and the Islamic law, Sharia. Indonesia: After the Wave follows the massive influx and subsequent challenge to Aceh’s conservative moral standards.
Global Perspectives Collection, Frontline World
by Frances Negrón-Muntaner and Cris Borja-Sumbi
In U.S. history books and public culture, World War II is often remembered as the “good war,” but America's war-time and post-war policies produced devastating results in Guam.