Indian Plantation Labour in Malaysia
The author examines the role of the mainly Indian immigrant labour in developing Malaysia's plantation industry during the 20th century. He agrues that they are a 'forgotten people' or 'peristent poor' and seeks to show how this came about. He also offers suggestions for improving theit lot in future. 374 pages with maps, diagrams, tables, a bibliography and an index.
Weight: 0.9kg. Post free within Malaysia.
Published by S. Abdul Majeed & Co, Kuala Lumpur, 1994. First edition. ISBN: 9789838760119
Condition: Near Fine Hardback. The book has been rebound in leather and leatherette with gilt lettering on the spine.