Land To Till: The Chinese In The Agricultural Economy Of Malaysia
Tan Pek Leng
The most visible as aspect of Chinese Malaysians' contribution to the economy is their involvement in small and large businesses in towns and cities. The focus of this book, however, is on the community's significant role in the opening up of agriculture in the country. The author traces the development of this aspect from their early role as agriculturalists, planting first rice, then rubber, through to highland flower farming and oil plantations. 285 pages with references and an index.
Weight 0.7 kg. Post free within Malaysia.
Published by Centre for Malaysian Chinese Studies, Kuala Lumpur, 2008.
Condition: Very good. Paperback. The cover has a very small amount of wear and some dirt marks on the text block. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is no tanning throughout.