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Johor: Local History, Local Landscapes, 1855-1957 by P Lim Pui Huen - Hardcover - 2009 - from The Penang Bookshelf and

Johor: Local History, Local Landscapes, 1855-1957

by P Lim Pui Huen

Condition: Very Good/very good

Singapore: Straits Times Press, 2009. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. A distinguished historian of Malaysia and Singapore uses archival research and field work to tell the story of how Johor was transformed from jungle into one of Malaysia's economic centres. She also charts the significant role played by the state in Malaysia's emergence to independence. 240 pages with many black and white pictures. For further details, please see the scanned contents page. Weight: 1.5kg Post free within Malaysia but will incur additional postage charges when posted elsewhere. The dust jacket has minimal signs of wear. There is a a gift dedication on the title page. Otherwise the book looks new
  • Bookseller: The Penang Bookshelf MY (MY)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ML1235A
  • Title: Johor: Local History, Local Landscapes, 1855-1957
  • Author: P Lim Pui Huen
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 9814266264
  • ISBN 13: 9789814266260
  • Publisher: Straits Times Press
  • Place: Singapore
  • Date published: 2009
  • Keywords: Malaysia - Johor - Johor Bahru - History
  • Bookseller catalogs: Malaysia - History;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Asia / Southeast Asia;


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