Behind Barbed Wire:
Chinese New Villages During the Malayan Emergency, 1948-1960
Tan Teng Phee
Based on British army experience in the Boer War, and later taken up by the United States in Vietnam, villagers deemed to be potential supporters of the guerrilla forces during the Malayan 'Emergency', were forcibly removed from their homes and placed in 'New Villages.', where they could be more closely monitored by the Government forces. In this book, based on an award winning doctoral thesis, the author retells the villagers experiences backed up by extensive archival and oral research. New Paperback. First Edition. 318 pages. For further details, please see the scanned contents page.
Weight: 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by SIRD, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, 2020. ISBN: 9789672165798