History, Southeast Asia. The author aims to give the reader a taste of the subcontinent. He explains Southeast Asia's turbulent contemporary history in terms of habits of thought of the diverse people of the area. Mr. Bloodworth is also the author of The Chinese Looking Glass and his credentials for the task are impressive. (414 Pgs.) Some minor fading of DJ, otherwise Near VVGAUTHOR: Dennis Bloodworth PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, NY ISBN: LC# 70-122826 YEAR: 1970 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.