Completing A Stewardship:
The Malayan Civil Service, 1942-1957
The author, a US citizen who has written various books on British colonialism, attempts in this work to produce a balanced picture of what life was like for members of the Malayan Civil Service from the onset of World War II until independence. He also seeks to to appraise their legacy to the new Malaya. 240 pages including six maps, ten black and white plates, a list of sources and an index. Very Good Hardback. First Edition.
Weight: 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Greenwood Press, Westport, USA , 1983. ISBN: 9789971640712
Condition: The cover looks very clean, but there is slight tanning of the text block. A former owner's personal library stamp is on a front end paper. The binding is tight and there is very mild tanning throughout.