British Malaya Eighteen Twenty-Four to Eighteen Sixty-Seven by Lennox A. Mills

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British Malaya ; edited for reprinting with a bibliography of writings in English on British Malaya, - and a new introductory chapter on European influence in the Malay Peninsula, ; Journal of the Malayan Branch, Royal Asiatic Society,Part 3, (no.

) by L. Mills; edited by C. Turnbull; D. Bassett intoduction and a great selection of related. British Malaya was written by the former Resident General Sir Swettenham who was a prominent figure in the history. This book gave a good summarization of the times of the western imperialism in Malaya and a well referenced and a quite personal account from Swettenham's perspective on the very prosperous colony.4/5.

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