Accession Number:

AD0684526

Title:

THE RISE AND FALL OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF INDONESIA

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

74.0

Abstract:

This historical analysis of the Communist Party of Indonesia PKI focuses on its attempted coup of October 1965. The violence that included the assassination of six Army generals climaxed the party leaderships impatience with gradualism and heralded the partys demise in Indonesia. Driven underground, PKI continutes to be harassed by the Army.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE