The Malays of the Ceylon Rifle Regiment
Not many people in either the Malay archipelago or in Sri Lanka know much about the Malay community in Sri Lanka except that they produce food from roadside stalls which is popular with all communities there. Hussainmiya in this book uncovers more of this small community's background, it's significant role in the British colonial machine and the communitiy's literary traditions. For example the Malay community in Sri Lanka can lay claim to publishing the first Malay language newspaper in the world. Good Paperback. Second Edition 191 pages with chapters on -
Weight 0.40 Kg. Postage within Malaysia is free
Published by AJ Prints, Dehiwela, Sri Lanka, 2008. 2nd esition: ISBN: 9789555105309
Condition: The cover is a bit dirty in places. The text block is tanned. The binding is tight and there is mild to medium tanning throughout.