Of Free Trade and Native Interests: The Brookes and the Economic Development of Sarawak, 1841-1941
Ooi Keat Gin
This is the first comprehensive economic history of Sarawak under Brooke rule. The author examines why the economy did not fare as well as other neighbouring colonial territories, a situation that persists today when comparing the state to many other states in peninsular Malaysia. Good Hardback in a Good Dust Jacket First Edition 414 pages with appendices, a bibliography and an index.
Weight: 0.9kg. Post free within Malaysia
Condition : This is an ex-library book with labels on the spine and a rear end paper and stamps on the title page and text block. The binding is tight, the text clear and there is no tanning of the pages.