BATAK COMMUNITY AND TRADES LINK WAS MUCH BETTER BEFORE CHRISTIANITY HKBP/CATHOLIC CAME AND DESTROYED BATAK ECONOMY AND BUSINESS AND CULTURE/UNITY.”POSITIVE”.by roy_sianipar

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The trans-Sumatra trade and the ethnicization of the Batak

 

 

In: Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde 158 (2002), no: 3, Leiden, 367-409
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LEONARD Y. ANDAYA
The Trans-Sumatra Trade and the
Ethnicization of the ‘Batak’
Considerations of historiography and ethnicity1
Early visitors to Southeast Asia were fascinated by rumours of a cannibal tribe
called the Batak in the interior of Sumatra. When John Anderson travelled
along the east coast and its interior areas in the early part of the nineteenth
century, he met a Batak who told him of having eaten human flesh seven

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