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Malaysia: Prospect & Retrospect: The Impact and Aftermath of Colonial Rule by Richard Allen - Hardcover - 1968 - from The Penang Bookshelf and Biblio.com

Malaysia: Prospect & Retrospect: The Impact and Aftermath of Colonial Rule

by Richard Allen

Condition: Very Good/very good


London: Oxford University Press, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. In this sweeping overview, a former British diplomat, now visiting professor, looks at the development of European colonial power in Southeast Asia, with a particular reference to Indonesia and Malaysia. He then follows through to the deposing of Sukarno and the secession of Singapore from the Malaysian federation as well as chronicling Britain's declining role in the area and the emergence of a stronger United States interest. 330 pages with maps, a chronology, a bibliography and an index. Weight 0.9kg. Post free within Malaysia The dust jacket has a little bit of wear and some sunning on the spine. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is mild tanning throughout.
  • Bookseller: The Penang Bookshelf MY (MY)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ML4125
  • Title: Malaysia: Prospect & Retrospect: The Impact and Aftermath of Colonial Rule
  • Author: Richard Allen
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1968
  • Keywords: Malaya - Malaysia - Singapore - Indonesia - 20th Century History
  • Bookseller catalogs: Malaysia - History;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Asia / Southeast Asia;

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