Book description:Genre: Asian Literature
1st ed. of "Sitti Nurbaya: A Love Unrealized".
ISBN 13: 9789798083792
Number of pages: 392
First published in 1922, the novel Sitti Nurbaya: A Love Unrealized, by Marah Rusli, retains the poignancy that made it a modern Indonesian classic. In terms of its social impact in what was then the Dutch East Indies, Sitti Nurbaya may be compared to Uncle Toms Cabin in the ante-bellum United States. Even to this day, the issues of injustice and indignities suffere