Surabaya, City of Work: A Socioeconomic History, 1900-2000
Ohio University Press, 2002 - 541 halaman
Surabaya is Indonesia's second largest city but is not well known to the outside world. Yet in 1900, Surabaya was a bigger city than Jakarta and one of the main commercial centers of Asia. Collapse of sugar exports during the 1930s depression, followed by the Japanese occupation, revolution, and independence, brought on a long period of stagnation and retreat from the international economy. Not until the export boom of the 1990s did Surabaya regain prominence as Southeast Asia's leading non-capital-city industrial area.
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and Madura, a fact confirmed by the passing of an outbound bulk carrier (fig. i.1).
On the port side just beyond the channel appears a low, sandy island with a
latticework lighthouse and a pilot station. As the ship slows to pick up the pilot, ...
On 21 July 1947 the Dutch launched a full offensive, the so-called Police Action,
against Republican territory throughout Java and Madura. In East Java the main
landing occurred on the beach at Pasir Putih (just west of Panarukan) and led to
The most northerly arm, known as the Kali Surabaya or sometimes Kali Mas,
flowed northeast to Surabaya; the main southern arm, known as the Kali Porong,
continued almost due east into Madura Strait. This delta and the Brantas valley,