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Indonesia

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Definition a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including thousands of islands; fourth most populous nation in the world and the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions
  • Tyson Foods is planning to build chicken-processing plants in China, Indonesia, and the Philippines.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • But Fezzik was a Turkish boy, and people claim the fruit bat from Indonesia is the biggest in the world; try telling that to a Turk sometime.
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • The distribution got jugged in Indonesia.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Between 1973 and 1978, for example, Indonesia vastly increased school attendance.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • When panels on international health gather, whether in Switzerland, Indonesia, or Boston, they occupy one place and atmosphere.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Probably something I picked up in Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • Taking close-ups of pumas, or maybe a Komodo dragon from Indonesia, just for fun?
    Kenneth Oppel  --  Airborn
  • First in rank was Commander Arthur Maher, who had survived the sinking of his ship, the Houston, in Indonesia's Sunda Strait.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • So far, the game had been pretty docile, save for a short disagreement over the capital of Indonesia.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Dreamland
  • The governments of Britain, Germany, France, Thailand, Indonesia, Brazil .... a dozen others are pulling out the stops.
    Ted Dekker  --  Red: The Heroic Rescue
  • What does the moon look like in Indonesia?
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • The Japanese are buying, the British, French Indonesia.
    Stephen King  --  Rose Red
  • Big lizards like the five-foot Komodo dragons of Indonesia have been clocked at thirty miles an hour, fast enough to run down a man.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • Her brother came back from Indonesia with malaria and she's been nursing him.
    Corrie ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • He ran his hand over a black cassowary carving he'd imported from Indonesia.
    Ted Dekker  --  Black: The Birth of Evil
  • —Jakarta, Indonesia, sir.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • Just weeks before I was to leave Northampton, Nora learned that she had to return to Indonesia.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Indonesia, more or less.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • They were among the first in their field to discover the existence of the new species of small hominids that were now commonly called Hobbits in Indonesia.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • Everywhere I went—Haiti, Indonesia, China, Sierra Leone, Kosovo—I saw in the eyes of thousands the same fire for freedom I had first seen in my father's eyes.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe

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